About Van Buren, Maine
Nickname(s): Gateway to the St. John ValleyCoordinates: 47°09?53?N 67°56?27?W? / ?47.16472°N 67.94083°W? / 47.16472; -67.9408335.2 sq mi (91.0 km2)34.0 sq mi (87.9 km2)1.2 sq mi (3.1 km2) ? Density 61.7/sq mi (23.9/km2)Van Buren is a town on the Saint John River in Aroostook County, Maine, United States; located across from Saint-Leonard, New Brunswick, Canada. The population was 2,171 at the 2010 census. It is named after U.S. President Martin Van Buren.