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Demographics

People

Total Population1,666
Male Share of the Population49.2%
Female Share of the Population50.8%
Senior Citizens27.8%
Employed Population 16+583
Age of the Population53

Families

% of people married46.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.9%
Median Earnings25+$33,500
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$13,000
Median Earnings With High School Degree$18,667

Wealth

Median Family Income$29,777
% Above Poverty Level65.9%
% Below Poverty Level34.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time17 minutes
% Working from Home3.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone40.3%
Median Gross Rent$500
Median House Value$53,300

Ancestry

French Except Basque25.7%
Canadian22.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.7%
English10.6%
Irish5.3%
Haitian1.4%
West Indian1.4%
Italian1.1%
Maltese0.4%
Swedish0.3%
German0.3%
Czech0.3%
Hungarian0.2%
Polish0.2%
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Van Buren Almanac

CategoryValue
County Aroostook County
Standard Zip Codes4785
Phone Area Codes207
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude47.16
Approximate Longitude-67.95

Van Buren Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationVAN BUREN 2
Distance0.7 miles
Jan Temp-7 to 19 F
Apr Temp27 to 46 F
Jul Temp54 to 76 F
Oct Temp32 to 52 F
Annual Precip37.5 inches
StationPRESQUE ISLE
Distance35.2 miles
Jan Temp1 to 21 F
Apr Temp29 to 48 F
Jul Temp55 to 77 F
Oct Temp35 to 53 F
Annual Precip35.2 inches
StationBRIDGEWATER
Distance51.4 miles
Jan Temp-0 to 22 F
Apr Temp28 to 49 F
Jul Temp53 to 78 F
Oct Temp33 to 53 F
Annual Precip41.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Caswell236$36,667
Grand Isle480$52,875
Limestone1,413$41,875
New Sweden599$50,000
St. Agatha721$46,538
Stockholm224$41,667

Van Buren Public Libraries

Abel J. Morneault Memorial Library
153 MAIN STREET
Van Buren, Maine
(207) 868-5076

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Van Buren Public Schools

Van Buren District Secondary Sch
169 Main Street Suite 102
ZIP: 4785
(207) 868-5274
High
Total Enrollment 80
Van Buren Elementary School
169 Main Street St 101
ZIP: 4785
(207) 868-5274
Primary
Total Enrollment 220
Van Buren Regional Technology Ctr
169 Main Street Suite 102
ZIP: 4785
(207) 868-2746
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