Latest Data (2018)
Population 23,691
Nationwide Rank 1602

Quick Facts

Van Buren, Arkansas is the 1,602nd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Van Buren, Arkansas is a city.

Van Buren, Arkansas is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Van Buren had its largest population ever.

Van Buren, Arkansas is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 62% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Van Buren, Arkansas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1592 Muscatine, Iowa 23,817 4.9%
1593 North Platte, Nebraska 23,814 -0.4%
1594 Wadsworth, Ohio 23,781 27.8%
1595 Centerville, Ohio 23,772 3.1%
1596 Searcy, Arkansas 23,768 22.4%
1597 Rolling Meadows, Illinois 23,748 -3.6%
1598 Pelham, Alabama 23,744 62.2%
1599 Kerrville, Texas 23,729 15.5%
1600 Forney, Texas 23,727 311.3%
1601 Zion, Illinois 23,705 3.0%
1602 Van Buren, Arkansas 23,691 24.1%
1603 Tumwater, Washington 23,688 60.6%
1604 Jacksonville Beach, Florida 23,669 12.7%
1605 Carteret, New Jersey 23,652 13.4%
1606 Watertown, Wisconsin 23,625 8.4%
1607 Belton, Missouri 23,598 7.6%
1608 North Augusta, South Carolina 23,584 32.9%
1609 Benbrook, Texas 23,566 16.3%
1610 Romulus, Michigan 23,554 2.2%
1611 Oakdale, California 23,455 48.5%
1612 South Elgin, Illinois 23,447 41.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Arkansas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
912 Pine Bluff 42,271 -23.2%
1043 Hot Springs 37,169 3.1%
1070 Benton 36,403 58.0%
1228 Sherwood 31,237 20.8%
1275 Texarkana 29,972 7.6%
1299 Russellville 29,325 22.1%
1316 Paragould 28,912 30.5%
1325 Bella Vista 28,661 80.9%
1337 Jacksonville 28,287 -5.8%
1423 Cabot 26,573 71.9%
1539 West Memphis 24,636 -11.2%
1596 Searcy 23,768 22.4%
1602 Van Buren 23,691 24.1%
1785 Bryant 20,665 72.5%
1983 Maumelle 18,111 68.2%
1992 El Dorado 17,932 -16.4%
2082 Siloam Springs 16,991 54.1%
2231 Centerton 15,570 489.9%
2388 Forrest City 14,044 -5.0%
2441 Blytheville 13,688 -24.7%
2527 Harrison 13,087 6.5%
2619 Mountain Home 12,457 12.3%
2636 Marion 12,364 37.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 23,691 1,602
2017 23,509 1,595
2016 23,367 1,592
2015 23,081 1,596
2014 23,070 1,587
2013 23,059 1,578
2012 23,006 1,569
2011 22,856 1,572
2010 22,791 1,559
2009 22,665 1,540
2008 22,378 1,551
2007 21,900 1,563
2006 21,476 1,581
2005 20,923 1,595
2004 20,460 1,607
2003 20,052 1,623
2002 19,705 1,630
2001 19,413 1,636
2000 19,083 1,645
1990 15,109 1,768