The Village of Melvin had a population of 475 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Melvin is located at latitude 40.5713 and longitude -88.2468 in Ford County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Melvin (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.33 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Ford County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 814 feet.
The Village of Melvin (GNIS ID: 2399309) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Melvin population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Melvin: Melvin Station.
|Population in Households||475|
|Population in Familes||406|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.47|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||230 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||153 (66.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||39 (17.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||38 (16.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$67,663|
|Average Home Value||$67,810|
|Median Household Income||$39,235|
|Average Household Income||$48,561|
|Per Capita Income||$18,657|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.44%|
|Per Capita Income||0.85%|
The table below compares Melvin to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 961||30th|
|Population Density1||# 522||62nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 588||57th|
|Median Household Income||# 1158||15th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1290||6th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.