StatisticMelvinIllinoisNational
Population55012,671,821328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,64522891
Median age38.137.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)64%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%44%43%
Speak English94%77%79%
Speak Spanish6%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Melvin is 622% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Melvin is 2% higher than Illinois
  • In Melvin 97.64% of the population is White
  • In Melvin 0.18% of the population is Black
  • In Melvin 0.73% of the population is Asian

Compare Melvin, IL Demographics

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      Melvin population breakdown by race

      RaceMelvinIllinoisNational
      White97.64%72.14%73.35%
      Black0.18%14.30%12.63%
      Asian0.73%5.10%5.22%
      American Indian0.18%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race1.27%2.34%3.06%
      Other race0.00%5.86%4.75%
      In Melvin, 6.5% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Melvin age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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