Melville, NY
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Melville, New York Info Snack

Population
17,716
Unemployment
3.3%
Poverty
3.4%
Median Home
$670,400
Median Income
$127,359
Median Rent
$2,325

Melville SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
3

Melville, NY Cost Of Living

180
Melville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.8x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Melville New York National Average
Overall 180 117 100
Services 123 108 100
Groceries 110 108 100
Health 117 101 100
Housing 317 145 100
Transportation 124 102 100
Utilities 123 97 100

Rankings for Melville in New York

Map Of Melville, NY

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Population over time in Melville

Year Population % Change
2019 17,716 -0.9%
2018 17,872 -3.0%
2017 18,418 0.5%
2016 18,320 -1.9%
2015 18,682 -2.8%
2014 19,228 -2.5%
2013 19,717 3.5%
2012 19,043 0.5%
2011 18,943 -0.6%
2010 19,050 -

Race / Ethnicity in Melville

White
82.0% (14,526)
African American
3.2% (562)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
7.8% (1,388)
Hawaiian
0.1% (16)
Other
0.1% (25)
Two Or More
1.9% (344)
Hispanic
4.8% (855)
Race Melville NY USA
White 82.0% 55.6% 60.7%
African American 3.2% 14.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 7.8% 8.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.5% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.8% 19.0% 18.0%

Gender in Melville

Female
54.2% (9,603)
Male
45.8% (8,113)
Gender Melville NY USA
Female 54.2% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 45.8% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Melville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (531)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (354)
High School / GED
15.0% (2,657)
Some College
15.0% (2,657)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,240)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (4,783)
Master's Degree
18.0% (3,188)
Professional Degree
10.0% (1,771)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (531)
Education Melville NY USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 15.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 18.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 10.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Melville, New York

Less than $10,000
2.5% (45,089)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.0% (35,390)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.1% (55,051)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.7% (118,491)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.6% (134,744)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.9% (229,117)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.6% (134,220)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.2% (286,528)
$150,000 to $199,999
13.6% (241,438)
$200,000 or more
27.7% (491,528)
Income Melville NY USA
Less than $10,000 2.5% 6.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.0% 4.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.1% 8.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.7% 7.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.6% 10.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.9% 15.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.6% 12.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.2% 15.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 13.6% 8.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 27.7% 10.7% 7.7%

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