Van Buren, Maine Population 2022

1,783
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Van Buren is a city located in Aroostook County Maine. With a 2020 population of 1,783, it is the 69th largest city in Maine and the 11565th largest city in the United States. Van Buren is currently declining at a rate of -0.72% annually and its population has decreased by -1.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,809 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Van Buren has a population density of 426 people per square mile.

The average household income in Van Buren is $42,805 with a poverty rate of 32.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $617 per month, and the median house value is $73,800. The median age in Van Buren is 55.3 years, 54 years for males, and 57.7 years for females.

Van Buren Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Van Burenwas:

  • White: 94.40%
  • Black or African American: 3.90%
  • Asian: 1.13%
  • Other race: 0.57%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Van Buren, Maine is 1,783 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,809.

Van Buren, Maine Population 2022

Population by Race

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Van Buren Population by Race

Van Buren Population Pyramid 2022

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Van Buren Median Age

56.5


Total

57.5


Male

55.2


Female

Van Buren Adults

There are 1,432 adults, (511 of whom are seniors) in Van Buren.

Van Buren Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

55.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

17.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Van Buren Sex Ratio

Female

893

56.16%

Male

697

43.84%

Van Buren Population by Age

Van Buren Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Van Buren Household Types

53.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Van Buren Households and Families

2.79

Average Family Size

1.89

Average Household Size

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Van Buren Households by Type

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Van Buren Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Van Buren Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 10.16%.

Van Buren Educational Attainment by Race

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$30,611

Average Earnings

$17,284

Average Male

$37,650

Average Female

Van Buren Earnings by Educational Attainment

Van Buren Language by Age

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Van Buren Language

48.66% of Van Buren residents speak only English, while 51.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 50.10% of the population.

Van Buren Language

Van Buren Poverty by Race

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32.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

35.95%

Male Poverty Rate

29.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Van Buren

The race most likely to be in poverty in Van Buren is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Van Buren is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 45.07%.

Van Buren Poverty

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Van Buren Poverty Rate by Education

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Van Buren Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Van Buren Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Van Buren Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.3%

Male Marriage Rate

34.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Van Buren Married by Age and Sex

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Van Buren Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Van Buren Marital Status by Race

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Van Buren Marital Status

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140

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Van Buren Veterans by War

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Van Buren Veterans by Age

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Van Buren Veterans by Race

Van Buren Veterans by Education

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34.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Van Buren Veterans by Education

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43.4%

Labor Force Participation

42.2%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Van Buren Employment by Age

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Van Buren Employment by Race

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Van Buren Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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68.74%

Born in Van Buren

86.16%

Native Born

13.84%

Foreign Born

3.65%

Non Citizen

10.19%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

86.16% of Van Buren residents were born in the United States, with 68.74% having been born in Maine. 3.65% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Van Buren Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Van Buren Population by Year