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Overview

Introduction to Maumelle, Arkansas

Maumelle, Arkansas, in Pulaski county, is 10 miles NW of North Little Rock, Arkansas (center to center) and 134 miles W of Memphis, Tennessee. The city is included in the Little Rock - North Little Rock metropolitan area.

Maumelle History

Maumelle was named after the Maumelle Mountain. The area was originally inhabited by the Osage Indians. Spanish explorer Hernando De Soto was the first white man who visited the area. It was founded in 1974 by Jess Odom, insurance executive and Arkansas businessman. In fact, the Urban Growth and New Community Development Act assisted him with establishing the community. It is a well planned and affluent community. On June 21, 1985, it was declared a first-class, incorporated city with an aldermanic/mayor form of government.

Maumelle and nearby Attractions

  • Museum of Discovery
  • Historic Arkansas Museum
  • Toltec Mounds State Park

Things To Do In Maumelle

While in Maumelle, one can visit the MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History, Plantation Agriculture Museum, Aerospace Education Center, one of the local public libraries or churches. There are many parks that offer recreational facilities including Pinnacle Mountain State Park, Hot Springs National Park, and Lake Catherine State Park.

Maumelle Transportation

The Adams Field Airport provides air transportation.

Maumelle Higher Education

Those living in Maumelle can avail higher education from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, University of Central Arkansas, Arkansas State University-Beebe Branch, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, and Harding University.

Demographics

People

Total Population17,795
Male Share of the Population44%
Female Share of the Population56%
Senior Citizens14.7%
Employed Population 16+9,162
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married61.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher53%
Median Earnings25+$50,625
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$30,644
Median Earnings With High School Degree$34,643

Wealth

Median Family Income$100,076
% Above Poverty Level94%
% Below Poverty Level6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home2.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29%
Median Gross Rent$888
Median House Value$218,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)37.3%
German15.4%
English9%
Irish7.6%
Scottish3.6%
French Except Basque2.5%
Italian1.6%
Polish1.6%
Dutch1.6%
Welsh1.3%
Swedish1.2%
Norwegian1%
Czech0.8%
Swiss0.4%
Slovak0.3%
Portuguese0.2%
Russian0.2%
Belgian0.2%
Jamaican0.1%
West Indian0.1%
Ukrainian0.1%
Hungarian0.1%
Syrian0.1%
Arab0.1%
Canadian0.1%
Danishn0.1%
Greek0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
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Maumelle Almanac

CategoryValue
County Pulaski County
Standard Zip Codes72113
Phone Area Codes501
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude34.85
Approximate Longitude-92.41

Maumelle Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationNORTH LITTLE ROCK AP
Distance8.1 miles
Jan Temp31 to 49 F
Apr Temp53 to 73 F
Jul Temp73 to 94 F
Oct Temp54 to 75 F
Annual Precip49.1 inches
StationLITTLE ROCK ADAMS AP
Distance12.6 miles
Jan Temp31 to 50 F
Apr Temp50 to 73 F
Jul Temp72 to 93 F
Oct Temp52 to 75 F
Annual Precip50.9 inches
StationGREENBRIER
Distance25.5 miles
Jan Temp24 to 47 F
Apr Temp45 to 71 F
Jul Temp68 to 92 F
Oct Temp46 to 74 F
Annual Precip48.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bigelow377$52,083
Cammack Village969$102,750
Little Rock197,640$62,335
Mayflower1,885$55,417
North Little Rock66,042$49,527
Sherwood30,251$71,875

Maumelle Hospitals

United Methodist Behavioral Health Systems
(Non-profit)
1601 Murphy Drive
(501) 803-3388

Maumelle Public Schools

Academics Plus Charter School
900 Edgewood Dr
ZIP: 72113
Primary
Total Enrollment 441
Academics Plus High Charter School
900 Edgewood Dr
ZIP: 72113
Other
Total Enrollment 308
Maumelle High School
100 Victory Lane
ZIP: 72113
High
Total Enrollment 1059
Maumelle Middle School
1000 Carnaham Dr
ZIP: 72113
Middle
Total Enrollment 769
Pine Forest Elementary School
400 Pine Forest Dr
ZIP: 72113
Primary
Total Enrollment 524
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