The Melville Census Designated Place had a population of 19,440 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Melville: Sun-quams, Sweet Hollow.
|Population in Households||18,963|
|Population in Familes||16,669|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||477|
|Median Household Income||$130,113|
|Average Household Income||$183,676|
|Per Capita Income||$67,672|
|Total Housing Units||7,319 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||6,021 (82.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,059 (14.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||239 ( 3.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$754,793|
|Average Home Value||$836,028|
|Average Household Size||2.68|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.84%|
|Per Capita Income||2.71%|
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, 2018 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||# 91||92nd|
|Population Density||# 513||57th|
|Diversity Index||# 358||70th|
|Median Household Income||# 107||91st|
|Per Capita Income||# 107||91st|
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