Melvin demographics profile

StatisticMelvinIowaNational
Population2353,106,589318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,3255591
Median age40.138.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.3:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)64%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1841%44%43%
Speak English88%92%79%
Speak Spanish11%4%13%
Melvin, IA has a population of 235 and is the 23,725th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,325 per sq mi which is 2325% higher than the Iowa average and 1362% higher than the national average. The median age in Melvin is 40 which is approximately 6% higher than the Iowa average of 38. In Melvin, 64% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 88% speak English and 11% speak Spanish. 71% of Melvin residents were born in Iowa, 28% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 2% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Melvin is 2325% higher than Iowa.
  • The median age in Melvin is 6% higher than Iowa.
  • In Melvin 98.30% of the population is White.
  • In Melvin 0.00% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Melvin 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Melvin population breakdown by race

RaceMelvinIowaNational
White98.30%90.90%73.35%
Black or African American0.00%3.32%12.63%
Asian0.00%2.14%5.22%
American Indian1.70%0.32%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
Mixed race0.00%1.97%3.06%
Other race0.00%1.27%4.75%
In Melvin, 13.2% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Melvin, IA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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