Living in Melrose Park, IL

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Melrose Park, Illinois Info Snack

Population
25,605
Unemployment
4.6%
Poverty
17.2%
Median Home
$192,000
Median Income
$50,870
Median Rent
$995

Melrose Park SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
7
Amenities
9.5
Education
4
Commute
6

Melrose Park, IL Crime Report

391
Total Crimes
1,572.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-36.50%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Melrose Park
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 391 1,572.6 2,253.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 74 297.6 406.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 6.6 5.0
Robbery 17 68.4 98.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 43 172.9 254.0 250.2
Property Crime 317 1,275.0 1,846.5 2,109.9
Burglary 66 265.5 271.7 340.5
Larceny 198 796.4 1,426.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 53 213.2 148.2 219.9

Melrose Park, IL Cost Of Living

103
Melrose Park's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Melrose Park Illinois National Average
Overall 103 98 100
Services 109 98 100
Groceries 104 97 100
Health 100 100 100
Housing 91 95 100
Transportation 125 112 100
Utilities 93 97 100

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Rankings for Melrose Park in Illinois

Map Of Melrose Park, IL

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Population over time in Melrose Park

Year Population % Change
2019 25,605 1.2%
2018 25,311 -0.5%
2017 25,447 0.1%
2016 25,422 -0.3%
2015 25,491 -0.1%
2014 25,514 0.5%
2013 25,393 0.6%
2012 25,241 1.0%
2011 24,993 1.1%
2010 24,725 -

Race / Ethnicity in Melrose Park

White
18.1% (4,643)
African American
5.7% (1,460)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.7% (168)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.3% (76)
Hispanic
75.2% (19,258)
Race Melrose Park IL USA
White 18.1% 61.3% 60.7%
African American 5.7% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 5.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.3% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 75.2% 17.1% 18.0%

Gender in Melrose Park

Female
49.5% (12,672)
Male
50.5% (12,932)
Gender Melrose Park IL USA
Female 49.5% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 50.5% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Melrose Park for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
18.0% (4,608)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (2,304)
High School / GED
35.0% (8,961)
Some College
16.0% (4,096)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (2,304)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (2,304)
Master's Degree
2.0% (512)
Professional Degree
1.0% (256)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (256)
Education Melrose Park IL USA
< 9th Grade 18.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Melrose Park, Illinois

Less than $10,000
6.4% (162,952)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.2% (108,418)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.9% (303,507)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.5% (294,418)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.0% (384,983)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.0% (459,968)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.4% (418,743)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.5% (267,800)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.8% (97,057)
$200,000 or more
2.4% (62,649)
Income Melrose Park IL USA
Less than $10,000 6.4% 6.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.2% 3.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.9% 8.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.5% 8.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.0% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.0% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.4% 12.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.5% 16.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.8% 7.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.4% 8.3% 7.7%

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