Living in Melvindale, MI

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Melvindale SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
9.5
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
3
Commute
8

Melvindale, MI Crime Report

311
Total Crimes
3,022.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
17.66%
Above National Average

Melvindale, MI Cost Of Living

85
Melvindale's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Melvindale, Michigan Info Snack

Melvindale is a city in Wayne County of the U.S. state of Michigan and a Downriver suburb of Detroit. At the 2010 census, the city population was 10,715. Melvindale's slogan is "The Little City with a Big Heart."
Population
10,419
Unemployment
10.4%
Poverty
28.2%
Median Home
$61,700
Median Income
$43,556
Median Rent
$845

Melvindale, MI Photos

Rankings for Melvindale in Michigan

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Map Of Melvindale, MI

Population over time in Melvindale

Year Population % Change
2017 10,419 -0.1%
2016 10,432 -0.0%
2015 10,437 -0.7%
2014 10,510 -0.7%
2013 10,584 -0.3%
2012 10,612 -0.2%
2011 10,637 -0.7%
2010 10,716 -0.4%
2009 10,759 -
Crime/100k Melvindale MI USA
Violent Crime 660.8 449.4 368.9
Murder 9.7 5.5 5.0
Robbery 97.2 56.6 86.2
Aggravated Assault 466.4 310.3 246.8
Property Crime 2361.3 1653.5 2199.5
Burglary 563.6 316.6 376.0
Larceny 1583.9 1162.3 1594.6
Car Theft 213.8 174.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Melvindale

White
56.4% (5,874)
African American
13.2% (1,373)
American Indian
0.5% (52)
Asian
3.5% (363)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.5% (472)
Hispanic
21.9% (2,285)
Race Melvindale MI USA
White 56.4% 75.2% 61.1%
African American 13.2% 13.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 3.5% 3.0% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.5% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 21.9% 5.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Melvindale, Michigan

Less than $10,000
15.1% (157,373)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.7% (49,388)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.1% (105,194)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.0% (145,932)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.5% (150,955)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.2% (200,064)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.8% (164,628)
$100,000 to $149,999
4.3% (44,923)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.4% (4,464)
$200,000 or more
1.8% (18,974)
Income Melvindale MI USA
Less than $10,000 15.1% 6.9% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.7% 4.7% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.1% 10.1% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.0% 10.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.5% 13.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.2% 18.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.8% 12.4% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 4.3% 13.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.4% 5.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.8% 4.8% 7.0%

Gender in Melvindale

Female
51.3% (5,344)
Male
48.7% (5,074)
Gender Melvindale MI USA
Female 51.3% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Melvindale for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.0% (1,041)
9-12th Grade
15.0% (1,562)
High School / GED
37.0% (3,855)
Some College
21.0% (2,187)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (729)
Bachelor's Degree
6.0% (625)
Master's Degree
4.0% (416)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Melvindale MI USA
< 9th Grade 10.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 15.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 37.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 6.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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