melrose park Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 2,955 23.8 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 4,995 40.3 % 32.6 %
Some College 2,731 22.0 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,186 9.6 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 535 4.3 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 8,334 67.2 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,377 11.1 % 11.1 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 25,491 - -
19 years old and under 8,282 32.5 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 9,607 37.7 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 5,042 19.8 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 2,560 10.0 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 6,632 29.6 % 84.6 %
Spanish 15,709 70.2 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 38 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 3,354 37.9 % 33.5 %
Married 4,036 45.6 % 50.5 %
Separated 358 4.0 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,095 12.4 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 8,382 - -
Occupied Housing Units 7,693 91.8 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 689 8.2 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,254 38.8 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 297 3.5 % 5.8 %
2-Units 1,433 17.1 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 1,053 12.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 773 9.2 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 387 4.6 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 757 9.0 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 428 5.1 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 255 3.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 502 6.0 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 454 5.4 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 988 11.8 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 3,043 36.3 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 2,408 28.7 % 13.0 %
Electric 462 5.5 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 26 0.3 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 7,002 83.5 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 137 1.6 % 4.1 %
Other Fuel 23 0.3 % 0.4 %
None 43 0.5 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 13,868 55.7 % 75.5 %
African-American 1,543 6.2 % 13.1 %
Native American 28 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 233 0.9 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 9,224 37.1 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 45,459 55,775
Median Family Income 49,419 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 18,866 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 46.67 %
  • Temperature 59.08 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.36 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 15.58
    [CDD] 0.22
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.07 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com