Van Buren, Arkansas

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Van Buren, Arkansas
City
Location of Van Buren, Arkansas
Coordinates: 35°26′40″N 94°20′48″W / 35.44444°N 94.34667°W / 35.44444; -94.34667Coordinates: 35°26′40″N 94°20′48″W / 35.44444°N 94.34667°W / 35.44444; -94.34667
Country United States
State Arkansas
County Crawford
Founded 1831
Incorporated 1842
Government
 • Mayor Bob Freeman
Area
 • City 15.9 sq mi (41.1 km2)
 • Land 15.1 sq mi (39.0 km2)
 • Water 0.8 sq mi (2.1 km2)
Elevation 401 ft (122 m)
Population (2006, Estimate)
 • City 21,249
 • Density 1,336.4/sq mi (517.0/km2)
 • Metro 273,170 (Fort Smith metropolitan area)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 72956-72957
Area code(s) 479
FIPS code 05-71480
GNIS feature ID 0078647

Van Buren is a city of Crawford in the state of Arkansas, in the United States. It is the county seat of Crawford County.