Van Buren, Missouri Population 2020

789

Van Buren is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 789, it is the 384th largest city in Missouri and the 11341st largest city in the United States. Van Buren is currently declining at a rate of -0.88% annually and its population has decreased by -3.66% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 819 in 2010. Van Buren reached it's highest population of 839 in 2013. Spanning over 2 miles, Van Buren has a population density of 395 people per square mile.

The average household income in Van Buren is $48,382 with a poverty rate of 13.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $604 per month, and the median house value is $105,000. The median age in Van Buren is 25.9 years, 25.3 years for males, and 32.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 80.3 males.

Van Buren Demographics

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

  • White: 95.83%
  • Two or more races: 4.17%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Van Buren, Missouri is 789, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 803.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 819.

Van Buren, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,03595.83%
Two or More Races454.17%

Van Buren Population Pyramid 2020

Van Buren Median Age

25.9


Total

25.3


Male

32.2


Female

Van Buren Adults

There are 712 adults, (186 of whom are seniors) in Van Buren.

Van Buren Age Dependency

105.3

Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

70

Child Dependency Ratio

Van Buren Sex Ratio

Female

599

55.46%

Male

481

44.54%

Van Buren Households and Families

Van Buren Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Van Buren Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.7%17.3%
Female70.5%29.5%
Non Family66.9%33.1%
All65.6%34.4%
Male14%86%

65.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3842.7365.6
Married1503.4782.7
Non Family1331.1166.9
Male573.2314
Female444.4170.5

3.4

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Van Buren Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade183.09%
9th to 12th Grade7312.52%
High School Graduate17730.36%
Some College15125.90%
Associates Degree7112.18%
Bachelors Degree6611.32%
Graduate Degree274.63%

Van Buren Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White57848793
Hispanic55
Multiple Races55

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.09%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,587$51,250$18,833
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$36,750$50,938$
Some College$27,639$47,500$13,854
Bachelors Degree$62,083$$
Graduate Degree$49,464$$49,464

$33,587

Average Earnings

$51,250

Average Male

$18,833

Average Female

Van Buren Language

Van Buren Language by Age

Van Buren Language

98.44% of Van Buren residents speak only English, while 1.56% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.83% of the population.

Van Buren Poverty

Van Buren Poverty by Race

13.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.53%

Male Poverty Rate

18.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Van Buren

The race most likely to be in poverty in Van Buren is White, with 14.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Van Buren is White, with 14.44% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.84%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.51%
High School8.86%
Some College8.29%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed24.52%
Female Unemployed21.88%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Van Buren Income

Van Buren Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,500$48,382
Families$56,354$56,301
Married Families$65,893-
Non Families$27,917$31,218

Van Buren Marital Status

Van Buren Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.3%

Male Marriage Rate

34.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Van Buren Married by Age and Sex

Van Buren Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Van Buren Marital Status by Race

Van Buren Veterans

20

Number of Veterans

20

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam7
Korea4
World War II
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7413
75+7
55 to 64
35 to 54
18 to 34

$Van Buren Veterans by Education

11.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

64.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Van Buren Employment Status

62.2%

Labor Force Participation

57.9%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Van Buren Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

78.61%

Born in Missouri

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Van Buren residents were born in the United States, with 78.61% having been born in Missouri. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020789-7-0.88%
2019796-7-0.87%
2018803-17-2.07%
2017820-7-0.85%
2016827-9-1.08%
201583620.24%
2014834-5-0.60%
2013839141.70%
2012825-7-0.84%
201183270.85%
20108250.00%