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Population (year 2000): 10,735. Estimated population in July 2005: 10,612 (-1.1% change)
Males: 5,262 (49.0%), Females: 5,473 (51.0%)

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Median resident age: 35.7 years
Median household income: $37,954 (year 2000)
Median house value: $78,500 (year 2000)

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Races in Melvindale:

  • White Non-Hispanic (81.7%)
  • Hispanic (8.9%)
  • Black (5.3%)
  • Two or more races (2.9%)
  • Other race (2.4%)
  • American Indian (1.8%)
  • Asian Indian (0.6%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (15.9%), Irish (12.0%), Polish (10.3%), English (6.6%), Italian (6.6%), French (5.2%).

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Land area: 2.8 square miles

Melvindale,

For population 25 years and over in Melvindale

  • High school or higher: 71.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.2%
  • Unemployed: 7.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 21.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Melvindale city

  • Never married: 28.3%
  • Now married: 45.0%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 16.2%

6.2% Foreign born (2.3% Europe, 2.2% Asia, 1.4% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: -438 (-3.9%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: MI Dearborn, (3.3 miles pop. 97,775).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: MI Detroit, (9.1 miles pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (310.5 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Park, MI Lincoln (2.6 miles Park, MI (2.7 miles Allen MI (3.2 miles Ecorse, MI Dearborn, (3.3 miles Rouge, MI (3.3 miles River MI Wyandotte, (5.2 miles MI Southgate, (5.4 miles MI (6.7 miles Taylor,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 2 buildings, average cost: $39,000
  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $26,800
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $53,200
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $55,100
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $57,200
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $85,200
  • 2002: 40 buildings, average cost: $53,900
  • 2003: 110 buildings, average cost: $50,100
  • 2004: 24 buildings, average cost: $47,600
  • 2005: 33 buildings, average cost: $49,400

Latitude: 42.28 N, Longitude: 83.18 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 734


Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (23.4%), Educational,health and social services (11.9%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -159 (-1.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 493 (11.0%)


 

Crime in Melvindale by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 1 5 2 0 2 0
    per 100,000 9.3 46.6 18.6 0.0 18.6 0.0
Robberies 8 8 7 15 9 5
    per 100,000 74.5 74.5 65.2 139.7 83.8 46.6
Assaults 15 22 25 17 13 8
    per 100,000 139.7 204.9 232.9 158.4 121.1 74.5
Burglaries 65 70 102 65 51 37
    per 100,000 605.5 652.1 950.2 605.5 475.1 344.7
Thefts 193 297 306 222 153 105
    per 100,000 1797.9 2766.7 2850.5 2068.0 1425.2 978.1
Auto thefts 84 105 95 98 60 60
    per 100,000 782.5 978.1 885.0 912.9 558.9 558.9
230.9 316.5 324.9 271.7 191.8 136.8


Average climate in Melvindale, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Melvindale,

Melvindale-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 59% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/12/1956, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.4 miles away from the Melvindale city center injured 22 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/4/1957, a category 4 tornado 17.0 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Hospitals/medical centers near Melvindale:
  • KINDRED HOSPITAL - DETROIT (about 3 miles; LINCOLN PARK, MI)
  • OAKWOOD HOSPITAL AND MEDICAL CENTER (about 4 miles; DEARBORN, MI)
  • HENRY FORD WYANDOTTE HOSPITAL (about 6 miles; WYANDOTTE, MI)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Melvindale:
  • DETROIT METROPOLITAN WAYNE COUNTY (about 13 miles; DETROIT, MI; ID: DTW)
  • DETROIT CITY (about 15 miles; DETROIT, MI; ID: DET)
  • WILLOW RUN (about 24 miles; DETROIT, MI; ID: YIP)
Other public-use airports nearest to Melvindale:
  • COBO HALL (about 11 miles; DETROIT, MI; ID: 84G)
  • GROSSE ILE MUNI (about 14 miles; DETROIT/GROSSE ILE, MI; ID: ONZ)
  • OAKLAND/TROY (about 18 miles; TROY, MI; ID: 7D2)

Amtrak stations near Melvindale:
  • 3 miles: DEARBORN (16121 MICHIGAN AVE.). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.
  • 5 miles: GREENFIELD VILLAGE (DEARBORN, 20900 OAKWOOD BLVD.)
  • 10 miles: DETROIT (11 W. BALTIMORE AVE.). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Fire - Other 0 $0   1 $992
Welfare 0 $0   2 $1,030
Sewerage 6 $20,871 $41,742 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 10 $28,434 $34,120 34 $23,869
Other and Unallocable 9 $31,080 $41,440 1 $965
Health 2 $5,004 $30,024 0 $0
Firefighters 17 $71,324 $50,346 0 $0
Financial Administration 7 $22,399 $38,398 1 $737
Other Government Administration 1 $3,494 $41,928 8 $3,151
Police Protection - Officers 28 $125,600 $53,828 0 $0
Police - Other 1 $2,750 $33,000 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 2 $5,880 $35,280 0 $0
Totals for Government 83 $316,837 $45,807 47 $30,744


Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Melvindale:
  • DAVENPORT UNIVERSITY-EASTERN REGION-DEARBORN (about 4 miles; DEARBORN, MI; Full-time enrollment: 2,247)
  • HENRY FORD COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 7 miles; DEARBORN, MI; FT enrollment: 6,572)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN-DEARBORN (about 7 miles; DEARBORN, MI; FT enrollment: 5,574)
  • WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY (about 10 miles; DETROIT, MI; FT enrollment: 20,389)
  • WAYNE COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT (about 10 miles; DETROIT, MI; FT enrollment: 4,414)
  • MARYGROVE COLLEGE (about 11 miles; DETROIT, MI; FT enrollment: 5,301)
  • UNIVERSITY OF DETROIT MERCY (about 11 miles; DETROIT, MI; FT enrollment: 4,119)
Public high school in Melvindale:
  • MELVINDALE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 748; Location: 18656 PROSPECT STREET; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Melvindale:
  • JULIAN O. STRONG MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 672; Location: 3303 OAKWOOD BOULEVARD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • RICHARD D. EVANS SCHOOL (Students: 287; Location: 17415 ROBERT STREET; Grades: 01 - 05)
  • PALMER SCHOOL (Students: 237; Location: 19001 PALMER STREET; Grades: 02 - 05)
Private primary/middle school in Melvindale:
  • ST MARY MAGDALEN SCHOOL (Students: 310; Location: 19625 WOOD; Grades: PK - 8)

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Allen Drain (A), Tyre Drain (B).

Parks in Melvindale include: Coogan Park (1), De Luca Field (2).


Melvindale compared to Michigan state average:
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Melvindale:
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WXDX (1310 AM; 5 kW; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNZK (690 AM; 3 kW; DEARBORN HEIGHTS, MI; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDEO (990 AM; 9 kW; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: WORD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WTKA (1050 AM; 10 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQBH (1400 AM; 1 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: QUEEN'S BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WUFL (1030 AM; daytime; 5 kW; STERLING HEIGHTS, MI; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM)

Strongest FM radio stations in Melvindale:
  • WNIC (100.3 FM; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMGC-FM (105.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WCSX (94.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WMXD (92.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDTR-FM (90.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION, CITY OF DETROIT)
  • WDTW (106.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMUZ (103.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WDVD (96.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WRIF (101.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WVMV (98.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WDET-FM (101.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKRK-FM (97.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WYCD (99.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)
  • WDTJ (105.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WJLB (97.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDRQ (93.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WGPR (107.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WGPR, INC.)
  • WKQI (95.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WHFR (89.3 FM; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: HENRY FORD COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WOMC (104.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)

TV broadcast stations around Melvindale:
  • WJBK (Channel 2; DETROIT, MI; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJ-TV (Channel 62; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WDWB (Channel 20; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WXON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WXYZ-TV (Channel 7; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.)
  • WTVS (Channel 56; DETROIT, MI; Owner: DETROIT EDUC. TV FOUNDATION)
  • WBXD-CA (Channel 5; DETROIT, MI; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WDIV-TV (Channel 4; DETROIT, MI; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WDWO-CA (Channel 18; DETROIT, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WKBD (Channel 50; DETROIT, MI; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF DETROIT INC.)
  • WLPC-LP (Channel 26; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GLENN R. AND KARIN A. PLUMMER)
  • W33BY (Channel 68; DETROIT, MI; Owner: HIGHLAND PARK BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WTOL (Channel 11; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WNWO-TV (Channel 24; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WADL (Channel 38; MOUNT CLEMENS, MI; Owner: ADELL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUPW (Channel 36; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: WUPW BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTVG (Channel 13; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: WTVG, INC.)
  • W48AV (Channel 48; DETROIT, MI; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)

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