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Van Buren (T)

New York is a state in the northeastern United States. Majority of the population is concentrated in the southern portion around New York City; the state is often regionalized into Upstate and Downstate. New York is the home of Ellis Island, where many immigrants in the early 20th century arrived in the United States.
Van Buren is a municipality located in Onondaga County, New York. In 2000, the population of the city was 12,667 and an area of 93.6 square kilometers. The town is named after future President Martin van Buren, who was then governor of the state. The town of Van Buren is located northwest of the city of Syracuse and is in the northwest part of the county. The town of Van Buren was formed in 1829 from the town of Camillus. 
In the town the population was spread out with 23.6 percent under the age of 18, 6.2 percent from 18 to 24, 30.2 percent from 25 to 44, 25.1 percent from 45 to 64, and 14.9 percent who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 91.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 88.3 males.
Van Buren is the kind of town you daydream about. It is an attractive city with natural beauty and historical places, while traveling in New  York.

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