Melbourne strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Arkansas):
Affordability of Rents
Comparing Melbourne to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Arkansas (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Median Family Income|
|Short Commute Times|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Nearest Medium City||69 miles W of Jonesboro, Arkansas (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||122 miles NW of Memphis, Tennessee|
|Standard Zip Codes||72556|
|Phone Area Codes||870|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||25 to 46 F|
|Apr Temp||46 to 71 F|
|Jul Temp||68 to 92 F|
|Oct Temp||47 to 74 F|
|Annual Precip||49.3 inches|
|Station||CALICO ROCK 2 WSW|
|Jan Temp||22 to 46 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 70 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 73 F|
|Annual Precip||45.9 inches|
|Jan Temp||28 to 49 F|
|Apr Temp||49 to 74 F|
|Jul Temp||70 to 94 F|
|Oct Temp||50 to 76 F|
|Annual Precip||46.6 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.78|
|American Indian & Alaskan||6||0.4%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||10||0.6%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,700|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||12.7%|
|French (except Basque)||2.1%|
According to the US Postal Service, Melbourne, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Boswell (72556)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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Penn Foster College
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Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.
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MELBOURNE HIGH SCHOOL
303 SCHOOL DRIVE
A Title I School.
Serves 232 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.2
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Warsaw, Missouri||91.8||39.2%||27.2%||11.5%||23||$33,068||5.9%||1.6%||2,070||18.5%||65.2||1.6%||4.8|
|2. Crosby, Minnesota||88.4||39.5%||25.6%||9.1%||18||$31,629||7.1%||2.3%||2,299||16.9%||84||1.5%||5.7|
|3. Jamestown, Tennessee||87.7||47%||24.7%||5.9%||21||$18,714||6.4%||1.6%||1,839||35.6%||51.7||1.1%||4.9|
|4. Buffalo, Missouri||86.8||40.2%||21.4%||8.4%||24||$26,179||7%||3.1%||2,781||28.9%||48.9||0.7%||5|
|5. Versailles, Missouri||85.1||37%||25.3%||9.5%||20||$31,088||6.5%||4.6%||2,565||16.5%||48||0.9%||9|
|6. Eveleth, Minnesota||83||37.8%||21.1%||12.8%||16||$37,069||5.3%||3.5%||3,865||15.4%||51.8||0.7%||4.9|
|7. Morton, Washington||81.6||32.1%||24.3%||14%||19||$37,054||5.8%||4.6%||1,045||14%||68.9||1%||4.8|
|8. Umatilla, Florida||81.3||30.3%||20.6%||11.1%||25||$37,500||5.6%||6.5%||2,214||11.9%||57.4||5%||19|
|9. Cle Elum, Washington||80.2||33.9%||17.9%||10.7%||22||$39,000||6%||4.8%||1,755||20.8%||131.1||3.6%||6.3|
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