Van Buren County, Tennessee Basics:

Van Buren County Tennessee - Government Site

Population: 5,626
Area: 273 square miles
County seat: Spencer
Area code(s) in use: 931
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 76.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.8%
Median household income: $31,940
Persons in poverty: 22.4%
Home ownership rate: 84.5%
Mean travel time to work: 25.5 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Bledsoe  Cumberland  Grundy  Sequatchie  Warren  White  

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Map of the Van Buren County area

Our detail map of Van Buren County shows the Van Buren County, Tennessee boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Van Buren County, Tennessee

  Airports     show all on map

Hogue Airport

  Basins     show all on map

Big Sink

  Bridges     show all on map

Double Bridges (historical), Goodbar Bridge, Laurelburg Bridge, Tosh Bridge

  Buildings     show all on map

Bone Cave Community Center, Cedar Grove Community Center, Cedar Grove Fire Department, Fall Creek Falls Volunteer Fire Department, Piney Volunteer Fire Department Station 1, Piney Volunteer Fire Department Station 2, Rocky River Volunteer Fire Department, Spencer Fire and Rescue, Van Buren County Ambulance Service, Van Buren County Courthouse

  Capes     show all on map

Ace Point, Grove Point, Haston Point

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Beech Cove Cemetery, Big Fork Cemetery, Boyd Cemetery, Crain Hill Cemetery, Cummingsville Cemetery, Denney Cemetery, Dodson Cemetery, Drake Cemetery, Gravel Hill Cemetery, Graveyard Ridge Cemetery, Hale Cemetery, Haston Cemetery, Head Cemetery, Hillis Cemetery, Hodges Cemetery, Laurel Creek Cemetery, Lonewood Cemetery, Long Cemetery, McElroy Cemetery, Miller Cemetery, Mooneyham Cemetery, Old Laurel Creek Cemetery, Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Shockley Cemetery, Sparkman Cemetery, Sparkman Cemetery, Spencer Cemetery, Walling Cemetery, Walling Cemetery, Walling Cemetery, White Hill Cemetery, Yates Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Mooneyham Division (historical), Spencer Division (historical), Welchland Division (historical)

  Churches     show all on map

Bellview Church, Bethlehem Church, Big Fork Baptist Church (historical), Billingsley Church of Christ (historical), Cane Creek Church, Cane Ridge Church (historical), Comers Chapel Methodist Church (historical), Crain Hill Church, Cummingsville Chapel Methodist Church (historical), Harmony Church, Haston Chapel, Highland Church, Hopewell Baptist Church, Laurel Creek Church, Lone Willow Church (historical), Long Church, McElroy Church, Mount Della Church, Mount Elim Church, Mount View Church, Oak Grove Baptist Church (historical), Old Rocky Baptist Church (historical), Piney Church of Christ, Shockley Church, Spokelay Church (historical), Spring Branch Baptist Church (historical), Stoney Point Meeting House (historical), Welchland Baptist Church

  Crossings     show all on map

Cummings Ford (historical), Denny Ferry (historical), Denny Ford (historical), Dillon Ferry (historical), Dillon Ford (historical), Hash Ford (historical), Hodge Ferry (historical), McElroy Ferry (historical), McElroy Ford (historical), Plumlees Ford, River Hill Ferry (historical), River Hill Ford

  Dams     show all on map

Fall Creek Falls Lake Dam, O'Neal Lake Dam, Spencer Water Supply Dam

  Falls     show all on map

Cane Creek Falls, Fall Creek Falls, Hemlock Falls, Piney Creek Falls

  Lakes     show all on map

Black Pond

  Locales     show all on map

Camp Clements, Cumberland Plateau Observatory, Group Camp 1, Tosh Mill (historical)

  Mines     show all on map

Anderson Mine, Guy Mine, Pendergrass Mine, Powers Mine, Rigby Number One Mine, Rocky Branch Mine, Smartt Mountain Mine, Woodard Hankins Mine

  Parks     show all on map

Bone Cave State Park, Fall Creek Falls State Park

  Populated Places     show all on map

Bone Cave, Cane Creek, Caneridge (historical), Cedar Grove, Chalybeate, Cummingsville, Gillentine (historical), Harmony, Laurel Cove (historical), Laurel Creek, Laurelburg, Lonewood, McElroy, Meade (historical), Mooneyham, Olio (historical), Phiferes, Pine Creek, Pine Grove, Riverview, Sopha (historical), Sparkman, Spencer, Sweetgum, Welchland, White Hill

  Post Offices     show all on map

Bone Cave Post Office, Caneridge Post Office (historical), Chalybeate Post Office (historical), Creek Post Office (historical), Crinkley Post Office (historical), Cummingsville Post Office (historical), Denneys Post Office (historical), Forge Post Office (historical), Gillentine Post Office (historical), Hemphill Post Office (historical), Laurelburg Post Office (historical), Lowland Post Office (historical), McElroy Post Office (historical), Meade Post Office (historical), Olio Post Office (historical), Painville Post Office (historical), Rocky River Post Office (historical), Sopha Post Office (historical), Sparkman Post Office (historical), Spencer Post Office, Sweetgum Post Office (historical)

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Fall Creek Falls Lake, O'Neal Lake, Spencer Water Supply Lake

  Ridges     show all on map

Bear Pan Ridge, Graveyard Ridge, Pilot Ridge, The Narrows

  Schools     show all on map

Bald Knob School (historical), Billingsley School (historical), Bone Cave School (historical), Burritt College (historical), Cane Ridge School (historical), Cedar Grove School, Chalybeate School (historical), Comers Chapel School (historical), Connell School (historical), Crain Hill School (historical), Cummingsville School (historical), Gum Springs School (historical), Harmony School (historical), Harper School (historical), Haston School (historical), Highland School (historical), Hopewell School (historical), Jericho School (historical), Laurel Cove School (historical), Laurel Creek School (historical), Laurelburg School (historical), Liberty Hill School (historical), Lone Willow School (historical), Lonewood School (historical), Mines School (historical), Mooneyham School (historical), New Martin School, Oak Grove School (historical), Pine Creek School (historical), Pine Grove School, Piney School, Pleasant Hill School (historical), Riverview School (historical), Roberts School (historical), Rocky River School (historical), Roswell School (historical), Seals School (historical), Shockleys Chapel School (historical), Sparkman School (historical), Sparkman Seminary (historical), Spencer Elementary School, Spokelay School (historical), Spring Branch School (historical), Stoney Point School (historical), Sweet Gum School (historical), Van Buren County High School, Walling School (historical), Welchland School, White Hill School (historical), York Academy (historical)

  Springs     show all on map

Boyd Spring, Norton Spring

  Streams     show all on map

Back Creek, Bear Hollow Branch, Beaverdam Branch, Bee Fork, Benton Branch, Big Branch, Big Hill Branch, Big Ivy Branch, Big Sandy Branch, Bouldin Branch, Camp Creek, Camps Gulf Branch, Cane Creek, Cummings Cove Branch, Deadtimber Branch, Dry Branch, Dry Fork, Fall Creek, Flowing Well Branch, Gastens Branch, Glade Creek, Green Sea Branch, Harper Branch, Harrison Gulf Branch, Horsepen Branch, Indian Camp Branch, Jack Branch, Joe Branch, Johnnie Branch, Laurel Creek, Lick Branch, Little Double Branch, Little Fall Creek, Little Sandy Branch, Little Sink Branch, Little Whetstone Branch, Long Branch, Long Fork Creek, Longrock Branch, Mill Branch, Mill Branch, Mill Creek, Millstone Branch, Mitchell Branch, Moore Creek, Mount Pleasant Branch, Perry Branch, Pine Branch, Piney Creek, Rockhouse Creek, Rocky Branch, Samples Fork, Sandy Branch, Simmons Creek, Spring Creek, Suggs Branch, Sycamore Branch, Turkey Cot Cove, Walling Mill Creek, Whetstone Creek

  Summits     show all on map

Baker Mountain, Bald Knob, Bald Knob, Bone Cave Mountain, Buzzards Roost, Dukes Mountain, High Top, Hills Mountain, Keener Mountain, Little Mountain, Mitchell Knob, Moulder Mountain, Russell Mountain, Salzer Mountain, Smartt Mountain, Tandy Knob

  Valleys     show all on map

Cave Hollow, Dyer Gulch, Laurel Cove, Lick Cove, Lost Cove, Mitchell Hollow, Molloy Hollow, Narrow Cove, Smiths Cove, Waterfall Hollow,

Van Buren County, Tennessee Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteVan Buren County White population 5,5135,513  
MixedVan Buren County Mixed population 5656
BlackVan Buren County Black population 3433
American IndianVan Buren County American Indian population 1716
AsianVan Buren County Asian population 1111
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderVan Buren County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
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Tennessee population by county