Maple Ridge North, Oklahoma Information
Located in the heart of Tulsa, Oklahoma, Maple Ridge North (MRN) is situated close to the banks of Tulsa’s Arkansas river. Maple Ridge North was the first Tulsa neighborhood to be added to the Oklahoma Landmarks Inventory and is classified with Historic Preservation Overlay Zoning by the City of Tulsa. Maple Ridge North is the largest subdivision of the Maple Ridge District.
Maple Ridge North, Oklahoma Details
MRN is bounded by 15th street to the north and 21st street to the south. Cincinnati avenue comprises the neighborhood’s western border, and Peoria avenue bounds MRN to the east.
The neighborhood has a total population of about 9,000 people, according to the latest US census data. Median household income is $30,708 and the average household net worth is $322,868. Over 47% of the adult population holds a bachelor’s or advanced degree. 27% of the adult population is married.
With a median age of just over thirty-nine, 1,561 of MRN’s 5,057 households are considered family households. 710 of those are households with children.
House Price and Type
As of November 2017, the median home price value is $341,600 and the average rental price of a three bedroom, three bath rental property is $1,881 per month. Home prices for MRN are expected to increase by 2.8% in 2018, which is the same increase expected for the city of Tulsa at large.
The majority of the properties in this northern section of Maple Ridge are comprised of two-story brick and clapboard mansions dating from approximately 1912. Other home styles on display in the Maple Ridge Historic District include Georgian Revival, Jacobethan, Neo-Classical Revival, Federal and Colonial styles, Italianate, Gothic, Tudor, Prairie styles, Bungalows and Cottage.
The Skelly house, the former home of oil entrepreneur William G. Skelly, is located in the Maple Ridge Historic District. Donated to the University of Tulsa in 1957, the house now serves as the home of the president of the university. The house was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.
Many other notable Tulsa resident have resided in Maple Ridge, including J. J. McGraw and Arthur Newlin, the president and vice-president of Exchange National Bank, which at that time was the largest bank in Tulsa. Exchange National Bank is the direct ancestor of the present-day Bank of Oklahoma, which is currently the largest bank in Oklahoma. Waite Phillips was another notable resident of Maple Ridge. Phillips was an entrepreneur and builder of the Philtower and the Philbrook Museum.
Parks and Other Cultural Landmarks
With convenient and close proximity to downtown Tulsa, Brookside, Cherry Street, the University of Tulsa, and the Philbrook Museum of Art, MRN has access to some of Tulsa’s premier cultural landmarks.
The neighborhood is bordered by Maple Park, which boasts a panoramic view of downtown. The park also has ample facilities for sporting events, dog walking, and a playground. It is also placed along the Midland Valley Trails.
The neighborhood also touches Woodward Park, a stunning forty five acre public park, botanical garden, and arboretum. Designed to provide its visitors with the chance to experience a variety of horticultural subjects, the park contains a number of specialty gardens including those containing spring flowers, tropical plants, cacti, and the Tulsa Rose Garden.
In addition to the nearby parks already in existence, a new park, to be named “A Gathering Place for Tulsa” is slated for completion by the end of 2017. The park, a collaborative effort by corporations and philanthropic Tulsa organizations, will be bordered on its eastern edge by the neighborhood of Middle Ridge and be in extremely close proximity to MRN.
As the largest private gift to a public park in US history, “A Gathering Place for Tulsa” is expected to attract over one million visitors annually. The sixty six acre park will be comprised of numerous attractions, including sporting courts, a five acre Adventure Playground, skate and bike parks, hiking trails, Mist Mountain, and multiple large concert lawns.
Proximity to Schools
The closest elementary school to MRN is Lee Elementary. Its closest middle school is Thomas Edison Preparatory Middle. Its closest high school is Thomas Edison Preparatory High.
The Maple Ridge Neighborhood Association
The entire Maple Ridge neighborhood is under the purview of the Maple Ridge Neighborhood Association (MRNA). The association was organized in 1964 as a not for profit corporation. Its stated mission is to preserve areas and homes of historical interest, to combat community deterioration, and to foster community spirit, garden clubs, and beautification of the community of Maple Ridge. The MRNA board is comprised of a total of twenty-four members, with the northern district of Maple Ridge supplying six members to the association.
Typical events organized by the MRNA include holiday parties, races, parades, home and garden tours, and other seasonal festivities.
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