The Melville Census Designated Place had a population of 19,455 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Melville is located at latitude 40.7829 and longitude -73.4071 in Suffolk County. The formal boundaries for the Melville Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 12.09 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Suffolk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 135 feet.
The Melville Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389471) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Melville population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Melville: Sun-quams, Sweet Hollow.
|Daytime Population: Workers||43,137|
|Daytime Population: Residents||10,752|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||53,889|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||2.77|
|Population in Households||18,976|
|Population in Familes||16,618|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||479|
|Median Household Income||$125,778|
|Average Household Income||$174,575|
|Per Capita Income||$64,230|
|Total Housing Units||7,277 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5,987 (82.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,084 (14.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||206 ( 2.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$744,318|
|Average Home Value||$769,446|
|Average Household Size||2.68|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.67%|
|Per Capita Income||1.85%|
The table below compares Melville to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 90||93rd|
|Population Density||# 514||57th|
|Diversity Index||# 351||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 108||91st|
|Per Capita Income||# 111||91st|
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