The Village of Melvin had a population of 459 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Melvin: Melvin Station.
|Daytime Population: Workers||66|
|Daytime Population: Residents||278|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||344|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.75|
|Population in Households||459|
|Population in Familes||393|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$38,358|
|Average Household Income||$48,908|
|Per Capita Income||$18,737|
|Total Housing Units||225 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||147 (65.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||38 (16.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||40 (17.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$70,789|
|Average Home Value||$71,939|
|Average Household Size||2.48|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.36%|
|Per Capita Income||1.89%|
The table below compares Melvin to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 968||29th|
|Population Density||# 534||61st|
|Diversity Index||# 602||56th|
|Median Household Income||# 1233||10th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1308||4th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.