The Melville Census Designated Place had a population of 1,327 as of July 1, 2018. Melville ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Rhode Island. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Melville is located at latitude 41.587 and longitude -71.2834 in Newport County. The formal boundaries for the Melville Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 2.09 sq. miles and a water area of 2.97 sq. miles. Newport County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 13 feet.
The Melville Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2378109) has a M2 Census Class Code which indicates a military or other defense installation entirely within a census designated place. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
|Population in Households||1,314|
|Population in Familes||1,151|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||13|
|Median Household Income||$52,618|
|Average Household Income||$61,177|
|Per Capita Income||$20,384|
|Total Housing Units||590 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||18 ( 3.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||375 (63.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||197 (33.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$535,714|
|Average Home Value||$510,417|
|Average Household Size||3.34|
|Average Family Size||4|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.41%|
|Per Capita Income||2.45%|
The table below compares Melville to the other 34 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Rhode Island 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||# 24||32nd|
|Population Density||# 21||41st|
|Diversity Index||# 4||91st|
|Median Household Income||# 29||18th|
|Per Capita Income||# 32||9th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Rhode Island Census Data Comparison Tool.