Van Buren, Arkansas

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Van Buren, Arkansas
City
City of Van Buren
Clockwise, from top: US 64/US 71B bridge over the Arkansas River, Van Buren Train Depot, Crawford County Bank Building, Main Street in the Van Buren Historic District, Crawford County Courthouse
Clockwise, from top: US 64/US 71B bridge over the Arkansas River, Van Buren Train Depot, Crawford County Bank Building, Main Street in the Van Buren Historic District, Crawford County Courthouse
Location of Van Buren in Crawford County, Arkansas.
Location of Van Buren in Crawford County, Arkansas.
Van Buren is located in the US
Van Buren
Van Buren
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
Township(s) Dora, Van Buren
Incorporated January 4, 1845
Named for Martin Van Buren
Government[1]
 • Type Mayor–Council
 • Mayor Bob Freeman (I)
 • Council
Area[2]
 • City 16.22 sq mi (42.01 km2)
 • Land 15.37 sq mi (39.80 km2)
 • Water 0.85 sq mi (2.21 km2)
Elevation 401 ft (122 m)
Population (2010)
 • City 22,791
 • Estimate (2016) 23,367
 • Density 1,520.50/sq mi (587.08/km2)
 • Metro 273,170 (Fort Smith metropolitan area)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code(s) 72956
Area code(s) 479
FIPS code 05-71480
GNIS feature ID 0078647
Major airport FSM
Website vanburencity.org

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

References[change | change source]

  1. "Van Buren". Arkansas Municipal League. 2016. Retrieved October 22, 2016. 
  2. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jul 18, 2017.