Van Buren County, Michigan

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Van Buren County
Van Buren County Courthouse in Paw Paw
Van Buren County Courthouse in Paw Paw
Map of Michigan highlighting Van Buren County
Location within the U.S. state of Michigan
Map of the United States highlighting Michigan
Michigan's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 42°16′N 86°19′W / 42.27°N 86.31°W / 42.27; -86.31
Country United States
State Michigan
Founded1829 (created)
1837 (organized)
Named forMartin Van Buren
SeatPaw Paw
Largest citySouth Haven
 • Total1,090 sq mi (2,800 km2)
 • Land607 sq mi (1,570 km2)
 • Water482 sq mi (1,250 km2)  44%%
 • Estimate 
 • Density124/sq mi (48/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district6th

Van Buren County is a county in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2010 census, 76,258 people live here.[1] The county seat is Paw Paw.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". US Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 22, 2011. Retrieved August 29, 2013.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved June 7, 2011.