A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Melbourne ...
The location of Melbourne has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Melbourne has a population of 1,813 people<2> (see below for details).
Melbourne is 540 feet [165 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Melbourne lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Melbourne is within the boundaries of the (870) area code.
The ZIP code for Melbourne: 72556<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Melbourne had a population of 1,848 people (which is 13.49% of the total population of Izard County). This makes Melbourne the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Melbourne represents 0.06% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 141st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,848 people, the population of Melbourne increased 10.46% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,673 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Melbourne had an population of 1,813 people. This is a decrease of 1.89% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.37% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Melbourne.
Communities near Melbourne ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Melbourne and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Melbourne.
Communities Also Named Melbourne ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Melbourne - they are located in California, Florida, Iowa, Kentucky, Manitoba, Michigan, Missouri, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Quebec, Tennessee and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Melbourne.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Melbourne:
Websites for Melbourne ...
Official Website: www.melbournear.com/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Melbourne ...
Looking for more information about Melbourne? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Melbourne, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Melbourne.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Melbourne: www.melbournear.com/
The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019