|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Van Buren is 746. Van Buren, Missouri is the 11,501st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Van Buren was in 1990, when its population was 893. In 1990, Van Buren was the 10,297th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 11,501st largest city in the US. Van Buren is currently 16.5% smaller than it was in 1990.
Van Buren has shrunk 11.5% since the year 2000. Van Buren, Missouri's growth is below average. 72% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|11498||Drayton, North Dakota||746||-17.9%|
|11500||Sioux Rapids, Iowa||746||4.0%|
|11501||Van Buren, Missouri||746||-11.5%|
|11503||Bella Villa, Missouri||745||8.6%|
|11507||Norris, South Carolina||745||-12.2%|
The total voting age population of Van Buren, Missouri, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 721. The voting age population is 45.9% male and 54.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.2% of the residents of Van Buren are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Van Buren are 100.0% White.
In Van Buren, 18.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 29.0%. On a per-household basis, 19.7% of families are below the poverty line in Van Buren.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.5% of Van Buren residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.7% of Van Buren residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 13.0% have a bachelor's degree and 3.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Van Buren residents aged 5 and older, 1.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Van Buren is 2.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Van Buren, 16.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Van Buren is $29,868.
In Van Buren, 61.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 38.6% of housing units in Van Buren.
Of all the housing units in Van Buren, 1.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Van Buren, 17.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Van Buren is $614.
In Van Buren, 77.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.