Van Buren County, Michigan's estimated population is 75,453 with a growth rate of -0.09% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Van Buren County, Michigan is the 26th largest county in Michigan. The 2010 Population was 76,258 and has seen a growth of -1.06% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.99%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 31.08%.
90.65% of Van Buren County, Michigan residents speak only English, while 9.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.75% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Van Buren County, Michigan is Islander, with 62.07% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Van Buren County, Michigan is Multiple, with 14.91% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.54%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Van Buren County, Michigan
94.91% of Van Buren County, Michigan residents were born in the United States, with 72.03% having been born in Michigan. 3.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.