Van Buren is a tiny town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 842 people and just one neighborhood, Van Buren is the 331st largest community in Indiana. Van Buren has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Van Buren isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Van Buren are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Van Buren is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Van Buren who work in food service (16.01%), office and administrative support (15.11%) and healthcare (7.55%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Van Buren’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Van Buren is worth considering.
Van Buren is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.