Van Buren County, Michigan Population 2022

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.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
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Van Buren County, Michigan Population Growth

Population by Race

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Van Buren County, Michigan Population by Race

Van Buren County, Michigan Population Pyramid 2022

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Van Buren County, Michigan Median Age

41.1


Total

40.4


Male

41.8


Female

Van Buren County, Michigan Adults

There are 57,834 adults, (13,582 of whom are seniors) in Van Buren County, Michigan.

Van Buren County, Michigan Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Van Buren County, Michigan Sex Ratio

Female

37,916

50.28%

Male

37,500

49.72%

Van Buren County, Michigan Population by Age

Van Buren County, Michigan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Van Buren County, Michigan Household Types

77.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Van Buren County, Michigan Households and Families

2.91

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

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Van Buren County, Michigan Households by Type

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Van Buren County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Van Buren County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

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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%.

Van Buren County, Michigan Educational Attainment by Race

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$36,388

Average Earnings

$43,522

Average Male

$27,332

Average Female

Van Buren County, Michigan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Van Buren County, Michigan Language by Age

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Van Buren County, Michigan Language

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.

Van Buren County, Michigan Language

Van Buren County, Michigan Poverty by Race

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14.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.99%

Male Poverty Rate

15.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Van Buren County, Michigan

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%.

Van Buren County, Michigan Poverty

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Van Buren County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Education

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Van Buren County, Michigan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Van Buren County, Michigan Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Van Buren County, Michigan Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.2%

Male Marriage Rate

54.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Van Buren County, Michigan Married by Age and Sex

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Van Buren County, Michigan Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Van Buren County, Michigan Marital Status by Race

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Van Buren County, Michigan Marital Status

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4,447

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Van Buren County, Michigan Veterans by War

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Van Buren County, Michigan Veterans by Age

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Van Buren County, Michigan Veterans by Race

Van Buren County, Michigan Veterans by Education

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7.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Van Buren County, Michigan Veterans by Education

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61.4%

Labor Force Participation

58.1%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Van Buren County, Michigan Employment by Age

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Van Buren County, Michigan Employment by Race

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Van Buren County, Michigan 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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72.03%

Born in Van Buren County, Michigan

94.91%

Native Born

5.09%

Foreign Born

3.03%

Non Citizen

2.06%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

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.

Van Buren County, Michigan Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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