Van Buren is a county situated in the Fort Smith metropolitan area, which is part of Arkansas, United States.
Van Buren is reasonably quiet, as the streets tend to be calm - however noise can be bothersome near Interstate 540, US Highway 71 or one of the railway lines.
Home owners occupy around 70% of the units in Van Buren while the remainder are rented. The sizeable percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of this county is an important part of its character. The average year of construction for buildings in this county is 1988. This part of the Fort Smith metropolitan area has a variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It can be very hard to reach high schools and primary schools as a pedestrian from properties for sale in Van Buren. Residents have the choice between public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. As far as food is concerned, some, but not all, house buyers in Van Buren will reside within walking distance of one of about 20 supermarkets.
Moving around by car is very convenient in Van Buren. It is very easy to park. In contrast, it is very inconvenient for people traveling on foot to move around in Van Buren as almost no daily needs can be met without having to use a car.