Van Buren Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Company Over The Road. We Train!

    C.R. England - Van Buren, AR

    C.R. England is now hiring Company Over the Road Truck Drivers. With this truck driving job you can expect competitive miles and pay with industry leading benefits. Join one of...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
  • Solo Company Tank Truck Driver - CDL-A - OTR

    Indian River Transport - Van Buren, AR

    Long haul runs now open for Solo and Team company drivers! Indian River Transport is Now Offering a $1,500 Sign-On Bonus! Operating throughout the 48 contiguous states and Canada,...

    from Indian River Transport - 7 days ago
  • CDL-A Flatbed Company Drivers

    Boyd Brothers - Van Buren, AR


    from Boyd Brothers - 22 days ago
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Van Buren, Arkansas

Van Buren, Arkansas is the second largest city in the Fort Smith metropolitan area and the county seat of Crawford County, Arkansas. The city is located directly northeast of Fort Smith at the Interstate 40 - Interstate 540 junction. The city was incorporated in 1842 and according to 2006 Census Bureau estimates, the population of the city is 21,249, ranking it as the state's 19th largest city, behind Sherwood.

Van Buren Careers

Among the most common occupations in Van Buren are Sales and office occupations, 24%; Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 24%; and Management, professional, and related occupations, 21%. Approximately 75 percent of workers in Van Buren, Arkansas work for companies, 11 percent work for the government and 7 percent are self-employed.

Van Buren Industries

The leading industries in Van Buren, Arkansas are Manufacturing, 26%; Educational, health and social services, 16%; and Retail trade, 13%. Simply Hired's Van Buren job listings indicate that the following industries in Van Buren are hiring the most workers:

Van Buren Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Van Buren, Arkansas is $25,000, and the median income of households in Van Buren was $33,608.

Average Salaries in Van Buren, AR

Van Buren, AR


According to our Van Buren Trends data, the number of Van Buren, Arkansas jobs has increased by 77% since August 2013.
Van Buren job trends

Van Buren Employment Statistics

Population of Van Buren
Total population 18,986
Male 47.90%
Female 52.10%
Median age 32.6
Van Buren Housing
Owner-occupied homes 66.8%
Median cost of a home $72,400
Median mortgage payment $447
Renter-occupied homes 33.2%
Vacant housing 6.5%
Median monthly rent $418
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $28,798
Median for all female full-time $21,201
Household Income
Less than $10,000 12%
$10,000 to $14,999 8%
$15,000 to $24,999 17%
$25,000 to $34,999 15%
$35,000 to $49,999 20%
$50,000 to $74,999 18%
$75,000 to $99,999 7%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 12%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 17%
High school graduate 32%
Some college, no degree 21%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 8%
Graduate degree 4%
Marital Status
Never married 21%
Currently married 58%
Separated 2%
Widowed 6%
Divorced 13%
White 90%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 3%
Other 5%
Van Buren Commute
Carpool 13.5%
Public transportation 0.6%
Average travel time 19 minutes