Latest Data (2017)
Population 23,509
Nationwide Rank 1595

Quick Facts

Van Buren, Arkansas is the 1,595th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Van Buren, Arkansas is a city.

Van Buren, Arkansas is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Van Buren had its largest population ever.

Van Buren, Arkansas's growth is about average. 41% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Van Buren, Arkansas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1585 Faribault, Minnesota 23,750 13.2%
1586 Conway, South Carolina 23,714 86.0%
1587 Corsicana, Texas 23,683 -3.6%
1588 Derby, Kansas 23,673 28.9%
1589 Watertown, Wisconsin 23,655 8.6%
1590 Maywood, Illinois 23,640 -12.3%
1591 Oxford, Mississippi 23,639 72.8%
1592 Newberg, Oregon 23,609 28.7%
1593 Benbrook, Texas 23,590 16.4%
1594 Jacksonville Beach, Florida 23,518 12.0%
1595 Van Buren, Arkansas 23,509 23.1%
1596 Pelham, Alabama 23,493 60.5%
1597 Greenbelt, Maryland 23,489 10.7%
1598 Belton, Missouri 23,480 7.0%
1599 Wadsworth, Ohio 23,476 26.2%
1600 Romulus, Michigan 23,457 1.8%
1601 Loves Park, Illinois 23,387 15.0%
1602 Kerrville, Texas 23,386 13.9%
1603 Converse, Texas 23,375 101.3%
1604 Blue Island, Illinois 23,361 -0.4%
1605 Rock Springs, Wyoming 23,350 25.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In Arkansas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
886 Pine Bluff 42,984 -21.9%
1043 Hot Springs 36,915 2.4%
1078 Benton 35,789 55.3%
1224 Sherwood 31,081 20.2%
1256 Texarkana 30,259 8.6%
1291 Russellville 29,318 22.1%
1323 Jacksonville 28,513 -5.1%
1324 Bella Vista 28,511 79.9%
1325 Paragould 28,488 28.5%
1438 Cabot 26,141 69.1%
1515 West Memphis 24,860 -10.4%
1577 Searcy 23,916 23.2%
1595 Van Buren 23,509 23.1%
1810 Bryant 20,194 68.5%
1969 Maumelle 18,214 69.1%
1980 El Dorado 18,030 -15.9%
2080 Siloam Springs 16,842 52.8%
2344 Forrest City 14,291 -3.3%
2367 Blytheville 14,051 -22.7%
2375 Centerton 14,001 430.5%
2513 Harrison 13,079 6.4%
2617 Marion 12,440 38.0%
2633 Mountain Home 12,332 11.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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