Also See: Melvin, IL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Village of Melvin had a population of 435 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Melvin is located at latitude 40.5675 and longitude -88.2478 in Ford County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Melvin 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 817 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Melvin: Melvin Station.
|Total Population||435 (100%)|
|Population in Households||435 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||370 (85.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$43,565|
|Average Household Income||$66,132|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$25,578|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||221 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||131 (59.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||46 (20.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||43 (19.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$84,746|
|Average Home Value||$105,871|
|Housing Affordability Index3||259|
|Average Household Size||2.44|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.38%|
|Per Capita Income||2.11%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-1.09%|
The table below compares Melvin to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 981||28th|
|Population Density||# 582||58th|
|Median Household Income||# 1184||14th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 853||62nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 995||27th|
|Diversity Index||# 578||58th|
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