Living in Van Buren County
If you're thinking about making the move to Van Buren County, you'll have many great things to look forward to.
Van Buren County is the best of both worlds - small town life nearby to big city amenities. Nestled in the corner of Southwest Michigan, Van Buren County is just over two hours from Chicago, just over an hour to Grand Rapids, and only an hour to South Bend, each with international airports which allows for easy travel.
The population of Van Buren County is just over 75,000.
The Metropolitan area of Kalamazoo- where Van Buren County lies, is considered the 5th most affordable place to live out of 269 surveyed regions.
Housing in our area is almost 20% more affordable than the national average. You can find available residential real estate here.
Nearby universities for local education - including Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo College, University of Notre Dame, Kalamazoo Valley Community College, Lake Michigan College, Southwestern Michigan College, and Kellogg Community College.