Also See: Melvin, IL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Village of Melvin had a population of 431 as of July 1, 2021.
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 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||431 (100%)|
|Population in Households||431 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||366 (84.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$55,637|
|Average Household Income||$87,164|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||7%|
|Per Capita Income||$33,832|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||217 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||132 (60.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||44 (20.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||41 (18.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$90,179|
|Average Home Value||$111,932|
|Housing Affordability Index3||309|
|Average Household Size||2.45|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.6%|
|Per Capita Income||2.59%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.61%|
The table below compares Melvin to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 980||28th|
|Population Density||# 585||57th|
|Median Household Income||# 807||41st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 1129||82nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 444||68th|
|Diversity Index||# 553||60th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.