Also See: Van Buren, IN ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Town of Van Buren had a population of 811 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Van Buren is located at latitude 40.6173 and longitude -85.5047 in Grant County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Van Buren encompass a land area of 0.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Grant County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 850 feet.
The Town of Van Buren (GNIS ID: 2397709) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Van Buren: Rood's Corner, Rood's Crossroads.
|Total Population||811 (100%)|
|Population in Households||811 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||661 (81.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$46,157|
|Average Household Income||$55,063|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||6%|
|Per Capita Income||$22,950|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||391 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||260 (66.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||81 (20.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||50 (12.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$67,295|
|Average Home Value||$82,722|
|Housing Affordability Index3||350|
|Average Household Size||2.38|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.89%|
|Per Capita Income||2.41%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.86%|
The table below compares Van Buren to the other 679 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 378||44th|
|Population Density||# 307||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 500||27th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 630||93rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 510||25th|
|Diversity Index||# 477||30th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.