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Population in 2013: 1,805 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.9%
 
Males: 843  (46.7%)
Females: 962  (53.3%)
Median resident age:  45.0 years
Arkansas median age:  37.8 years

Zip codes: 72573.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $27,897 (it was $22,757 in 2000)
Melbourne:

$27,897
AR:

$40,511

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,928 (it was $13,110 in 2000)

Melbourne city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $91,845 (it was $54,800 in 2000)
Melbourne:

$91,845
AR:

$109,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $113,894; Detached houses: $116,290; Mobile homes: $43,045

Median gross rent in 2013: $493.

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  • Races in Melbourne, AR (2010)

    Melbourne races chart
    • 1,77596.0%White alone
    • 311.7%Hispanic
    • 160.9%American Indian alone
    • 160.9%Two or more races
    • 50.3%Black alone
    • 50.3%Asian alone

Races in Melbourne detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Melbourne: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (18.7%), German (17.2%), English (12.5%), United States (7.4%), Scottish (3.5%), French (3.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/04/1878

Elevation: 607 feet

Land area: 6.24 square miles.

Population density: 289 people per square mile   (very low).

Melbourne, Arkansas map

For population 25 years and over in Melbourne:

  • High school or higher: 84.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Melbourne city:

  • Never married: 14.0%
  • Now married: 50.7%
  • Separated: 4.1%
  • Widowed: 14.6%
  • Divorced: 16.7%

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.1%
Arkansas:

2.8%



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Melbourne, Arkansas as of September 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Melbourne to the number of sex offenders is 604 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $688 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $543 (0.7%)

Melbourne satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (69.1 miles , pop. 55,515).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (126.3 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (358.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Mount Pleasant, AR (3.0 miles ), Guion, AR (3.1 miles) , Franklin, AR (3.3 miles) , Oxford, AR (3.3 miles ), Sidney, AR (3.7 miles ), Pineville, AR (3.7 miles ), Calico Rock, AR (3.7 miles ), Horseshoe Bend, AR (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 13 buildings, average cost: $45,700
  • 1998: 22 buildings, average cost: $48,300
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $65,600
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $63,300
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $109,800
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $112,800
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $108,900
  • 2005: 12 buildings, average cost: $82,100
  • 2006: 29 buildings, average cost: $85,100
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $123,300
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $123,300
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $123,300
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $123,300
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $123,300
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $123,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 36.06 N, Longitude: 91.89 W

Area code: 870

Melbourne household income distribution Melbourne home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.9%
Arkansas:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +40 (+2.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Information (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Melbourne: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Melbourne, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Melbourne, Arkansas average temperatures Melbourne, Arkansas average precipitation Melbourne, Arkansas humidity Melbourne, Arkansas wind speed Melbourne, Arkansas snowfall Melbourne, Arkansas sunshine Melbourne, Arkansas clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Melbourne-area historical tornado activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 107% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/14/1996, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.7 miles away from the Melbourne city center killed 7 people and injured 35 people and caused $3 million in damages.

On 12/24/1982, a category F4 tornado 17.4 miles away from the city center injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Melbourne-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 92.6 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 120.6 miles away from Melbourne center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 61.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 64.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 151.7 miles away from Melbourne center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 119.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Izard County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Melbourne topographic map

Birthplace of: Jordan Davidson - College basketball player (Duke Blue Devils).

Hospitals and medical centers in Melbourne:

  • IZARD COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (1015 HALEY STREET)
  • PIONEER THERAPY AND LIVING CENTER (1806 EAST MAIN STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Melbourne:

  • CROWNPOINT HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; HORSESHOE BEND, AR)
  • NORTH ARKANSAS LIFE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; HORSESHOE BEND, AR)
  • CMC HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; CALICO ROCK, AR)
  • COMMUNITY MEDICAL CENTER IZARD COUNTY Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; CALICO ROCK, AR)
  • WHITE RIVER HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CALICO ROCK, AR)

Airports and other landing facilities located in Melbourne:

See details about airports and other landing facilities located in Melbourne, AR

College/University in Melbourne:

  • Ozarka College (Full-time enrollment: 1,251; Location: 218 College Dr; Public; Website: www.ozarka.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Melbourne:

  • Harding University (about 57 miles; Searcy, AR; Full-time enrollment: 5,360)
  • Arkansas State University-Beebe (about 69 miles; Beebe, AR; FT enrollment: 3,387)
  • Arkansas State University-Main Campus (about 70 miles; Jonesboro, AR; FT enrollment: 12,323)
  • University of Central Arkansas (about 75 miles; Conway, AR; FT enrollment: 9,972)
  • Arkansas Tech University (about 88 miles; Russellville, AR; FT enrollment: 9,038)
  • Pulaski Technical College (about 92 miles; North Little Rock, AR; FT enrollment: 8,396)
  • Three Rivers Community College (about 96 miles; Poplar Bluff, MO; FT enrollment: 3,360)

Public high school in Melbourne:

  • MELBOURNE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 422; Location: 303 SCHOOL DR; Grades: 07 - 12)

Public elementary/middle school in Melbourne:

  • MELBOURNE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 328; Location: 303 SCHOOL DR; Grades: KG - 06)
See full list of schools located in Melbourne

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Also the birthplace of Patrick Davidson, college basketball player (Duke Blue Devils) added by joe

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Notable locations in Melbourne: Izard County Sheriff's Office (A), Arkansas Emergency Transport - Melbourne (B), Melbourne Volunteer Fire Department (C), Melbourne Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Melbourne include: Belview Baptist Church (A), Midway Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Lawrence Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: City of Melbourne History Museum (915 Main Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Days Inn (703 Main Street) (1), Melbourne Motel (Highway 9 North) (2), Ashley House Bed & Breakfast (618 East Main) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Izard County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Melbourne and their reported violations in the past:

MELBOURNE WATERWORKS (Population served: 4,195, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-09-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-02-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-31-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-26-2012), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-09-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-02-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.9%
(22.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 71.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  60.5%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.2%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

People in group quarters in Melbourne in 2010:

  • 62 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 28 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults
80 people in nursing homes in 2000
11 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Melbourne, Arkansas environmental map by EPA

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Melbourne compared to Arkansas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Banks with branches in Melbourne (2011 data):

  • First National Banking Company: Melbourne Branch at 500 East Main, branch established on 1986/12/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $359.8 mil, Deposits: $292.3 mil, headquarters in Ash Flat, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Fnbc Bancorp Inc
  • The First National Bank of Izard County: Melbourne Branch at East Main Street, branch established on 1993/09/20. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $143.7 mil, Deposits: $97.5 mil, headquarters in Calico Rock, AR, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Wyatt Bancshares, Inc.
  • BancorpSouth Bank: The Bank Of North Arkansas Branch at Main And Spring Streets, branch established on 1896/07/29. Info updated 2007/07/18: Bank assets: $12,990.3 mil, Deposits: $10,863.8 mil, headquarters in Tupelo, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 271 total offices, Holding Company: Bancorpsouth, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Arkansas average:

11.8

Melbourne travel time to work - commute Melbourne mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (52%)
  • Utility gas (24%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (16%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • No fuel used (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Melbourne city (based on Izard County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,65348
Mainline Protestant78410
Black Protestant1751
Catholic1251
Other111
None6,948-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Izard County:

3.09 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Izard County:

5.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

5.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.66 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.3%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Izard County:

26.7%
Arkansas:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.9%
State:

13.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$4,676$28,0561$1,196
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$886
Firefighters 0$0 1$554
Streets and Highways 2$5,991$35,9460$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,243$26,9160$0
Water Supply 2$6,317$37,9020$0
Totals for Government 7$19,227$32,9613$2,636

Melbourne government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $165,000 ($91.41)
    Solid Waste Management: $35,000 ($19.39)
    Police Protection: $35,000 ($19.39)
    Financial Administration: $25,000 ($13.85)
    Parks & Recreation: $15,000 ($8.31)
    Fire Protection: $15,000 ($8.31)
    Regular Highways: $10,000 ($5.54)
    Libraries: $8,000 ($4.43)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($3.88)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $132,000 ($73.13)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $120,000 ($66.48)

Melbourne government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $30,000 ($16.62)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $12,000 ($6.65)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $200,000 ($110.80)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $38,000 ($21.05)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $174,000 ($96.40)
    Public Utilities: $31,000 ($17.17)
    Property: $12,000 ($6.65)

Melbourne government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $2,000,000 ($1108.03)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $2,000,000 ($1108.03)

Melbourne government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $400,000 ($221.61)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $10,000 ($5.54)

6.72% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,238 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.72%
Arkansas average:

6.94%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Independence County, AR  0.51% ($24,550 average AGI)
from Sharp County, AR  0.43% ($34,000)
from Fulton County, AR  0.38% ($18,333)


6.96% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,440 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.96%
Arkansas average:

6.84%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Sharp County, AR  0.73% ($27,966 average AGI)
to Independence County, AR  0.68% ($25,593)
to Baxter County, AR  0.63% ($25,560)

Strongest AM radio stations in Melbourne:

  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCGS (960 AM; 5 kW; MARSHALL, AR; Owner: SOUTHLAND BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGFL (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CLINTON, AR; Owner: KING-SULIVAN RADIO)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • KMTL (760 AM; daytime; 10 kW; SHERWOOD, AR; Owner: GEORGE V. DOMERESE)
  • KAAB (1130 AM; 1 kW; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: W R D ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)
  • KWCK (1300 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SEARCY, AR; Owner: CALDWELL BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KOTC (830 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KENNETT, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • KBTA (1340 AM; 1 kW; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: WRD ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Melbourne:

  • KZLE (93.1 FM; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: WRD ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)
  • KOMT (107.5 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: MAC PARTNERS)
  • KWOZ (103.3 FM; MOUNTAIN VIEW, AR; Owner: MOUNTAIN VIEW BROADCASTING CORP)
  • KFFB (106.1 FM; FAIRFIELD BAY, AR; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCAST, INC)
  • KPFM (105.5 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: MOUNTAIN HOME RADIO STATION, INC.)
  • KBTA-FM (99.5 FM; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: W R D ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)
  • KBCN-FM (104.3 FM; MARSHALL, AR; Owner: PEARSON B/CASTING OF MARSHALL, INC.)
  • KZIG (89.9 FM; CAVE CITY, AR; Owner: CAVE CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS)
  • KBMJ (89.5 FM; HEBER SPRINGS, AR; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KTLO-FM (97.9 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: KTLO LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Melbourne:

  • K22ES (Channel 22; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K35EA (Channel 35; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K57IP (Channel 57; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K67GR (Channel 67; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KEMV (Channel 6; MOUNTAIN VIEW, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • K20EX (Channel 20; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K40DS (Channel 40; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K53FM (Channel 53; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K57FV (Channel 57; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K59FB (Channel 59; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K61FP (Channel 61; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K69GT (Channel 69; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KAIT (Channel 8; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)

Melbourne fatal accident list:

Apr 20, 2011 05:18 PM, Larkin Rd(Elarki-000, Lat: 36.07092, Lon: -91.90016, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
Dec 4, 2009 06:55 PM, Sr-69-01s, Lat: 36.06074, Lon: -91.91171, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 1, 1998 00:30 AM, Sr-09-13, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Sep 16, 1998 11:30 AM, Quail Ln., Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 8, 1996 11:44 PM, Sh-09-13, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 10m33ftTotal length
  • 9,216Total average daily traffic
  • 92Total average daily truck traffic
  • 11,958Total future (year 2007) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Melbourne)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Sh 69 1.5 Mi E Of Jct Sh 9 (Lat: 36.059806 Lon: -91.879583), Call Sign: WAH97, Licensee ID: L00007580
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.075 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/03/2002, Expiration Date: 10/27/2012, Cancellation Date: 01/23/2008
    Registrant: State Of Arkansas, Box 2261, Little Rock, AR 72203, Phone: (501) 569-2460
  • 2640 Easley Mountain Rd (Lat: 36.049722 Lon: -92.004111), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Overall height: 54.8 m, Call Sign: KNNP550
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.145 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/19/2010, Expiration Date: 04/11/2020, Certifier: Sherwin Meharg
    Registrant: Tbs Electronics, Inc., 5225 Sw Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS 66609, Phone: (785) 862-7450, Fax: (785) 862-7647, Email:
  • 5.5 Mi West Of Hc71 (Lat: 36.049250 Lon: -92.004028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 56.4 m, Call Sign: WPWY570
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.325 MHz, 458.150 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/10/2003, Expiration Date: 02/10/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/13/2013, Certifier: Gerald Cantrell
    Registrant: Mountain Communications Inc, 1106 Highway 62 East Suite 13, Mountain Home, AR 72653, Phone: (870) 424-2500, Fax: (870) 425-7550

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • MOUNT OLIVE (ARP), 4.5 Miles Ssw Of Melbourne, Ar In The Ne 1/4 Of Sw 1/4 Of Section 27 (Lat: 36.007028 Lon: -91.942528), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQQC936
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/02/2012, Expiration Date: 11/02/2022, Certifier: Charles Cleary
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Melbourne)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: AEROVODOCHODY L-29 DELFIN (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Turbo-jet)
    N-Number: 11CD , Serial Number: 1721, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 03/22/2001
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, 207 Firethorne Ln, Melbourne, AR 72556
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-38-112 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 183 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2408B , Serial Number: 38-79A0048, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 11/06/1978
    Registrant (Individual): Clifford L Crawford, 1588 W Ar 58 Hwy, Melbourne, AR 72556
  • Aircraft: BEECH 77 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3809Y , Serial Number: WA-212, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 12/05/1980
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Owen Wayne Harvell, Po Box 224, Melbourne, AR 72556, Other Owners: Phyllis R Harvell
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4441J , Serial Number: 28-22846, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 03/11/1967
    Registrant (Individual): James B Cooper, Po Box 961, Melbourne, AR 72556
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5182S , Serial Number: 28-7105036, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 11/11/1970
    Registrant (Corporation): Christine Dawe LLC, 207 Firethorne Ln, Melbourne, AR 72556
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182T (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5196P , Serial Number: 18281125, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 06/26/2002
    Registrant (Co-Owned): James R Zook, Po Box 265, Melbourne, AR 72556, Other Owners: Diane Dixon Zook
  • Aircraft: HARVELL O W/MABRY R L FLAT-R-BUG SA-6B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6064U , Serial Number: P-2147, Year manufactured: 2001, Airworthiness Date: 04/09/2002
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Owen Wayne Harvell, 1001 Miller St, Melbourne, AR 72556, Other Owners: Robbie L Mabry

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 52
  • Hazardous Condition: 7
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Melbourne

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Most common first names in Melbourne, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3669.5 years
William2374.9 years
John2073.8 years
Robert1475.6 years
Mary1174.5 years
Charles1173.5 years
George1086.4 years
Henry975.0 years
Myrtle981.5 years
Tom879.6 years
Most common last names in Melbourne, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2278.2 years
Blankenship2080.6 years
Cooper1979.2 years
Moser1881.5 years
Lawrence1778.6 years
Jones1772.1 years
Williams1578.5 years
Walker1579.7 years
Gillihan1576.7 years
Rush1579.3 years
Businesses in Melbourne, AR
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1Subway1
Ford1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1

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