Van Buren, AR 72956

Population 33,058

72956 is zip code located in Van Buren, Arkansas. The population is 33,058, making 72956 the largest zipcode in Van Buren and the largest in Crawford County.

There are 12 public schools in 72956 with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Van Buren is moderate , and there are 51 registered sex offenders residing in the zip code 72956. Unemployment in 72956 is low. Average list prices in 72956 is $166,950 and the median home sales price is $0.

Zip codes within Van Buren include 72957.

Van Buren Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average

Crime Rate

31.79% Higher than national avg.

Registered Offenders

5.33% Higher than national avg.

Environmental Hazards

127 Found nearby


Low 4.5%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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12 Public Schools view public schools

There are 12 K-12 public schools in 72956, AR and 1 private school. Homefacts rates 72956's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.
1 Private School

Van Buren Christian Academy

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

51 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$166,950 compared to May 2020
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

25 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Van Buren, AR issued 25 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Van Buren, AR issued 55 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $510
  • 1 Bedroom: $530
  • 2 Bedrooms: $700
  • 3 Bedrooms: $970
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,140

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Environmental Hazards

127 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (144/157)
    Van Buren, AR has 91.72% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Van Buren, AR is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.47 Average
    Van Buren, AR is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 40.32°
  • February 44.3°
  • March 56.53°
  • April 63.05°
  • May 70.86°
  • June 81.1°
  • July 85.07°
  • August 83.74°
  • September 74.55°
  • October 63°
  • November 53.42°
  • December 37.67°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Van Buren, AR

Van Buren, AR has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Van Buren, AR has no risk of hurricanes.
Van Buren, AR has a very high risk of hail storms.
Van Buren, AR has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in 72956: $41,026


Unemployment in Van Buren is 4.5%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.3% and 5.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 44.77%
White Collar - 55.23%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Asa Hutchinson
  • Sen. John Boozman
  • Sen. Tom Cotton

City Representatives

  • Steve Womack

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

1 Cemetery view all

19 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all