Van Buren

Creating an environment for economic growth in Van Buren County

Check out the Van Buren County Economic Development Improvement Report here.


Fast Facts

About Van Buren County

80 Miles of Major Infrastructure


  • 40 Miles of Rail

  • 40 Miles of Interstate



There are over 300 inland lakes and ponds within the county.

Lake Michigan


Boasting 14 miles of

Lake Michigan shoreline


The Kalamazoo-Portage MSA is ranked the 5th most affordable place to live in the U.S.


What is Economic Development?

A strong economy and community is made up of three main focus areas: People, Community, and Business.


Our Strategic Plan

- Form an Economic Development Organization

- Create countywide economic development plan

- Establish county Land Bank

4. Develop county industrial sites

5. Augment the current Revolving Loan Fund

6. Countywide high-speed internet connectivity

7. Develop county Business Connect program



Van Buren

32849 E. Red Arrow Hwy #100

Paw Paw, MI 49079

Telephone:  269-657-7014, ext. 1188

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Market Van Buren is an Equal Opportunity Employer.