Melvin, Illinois

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Melvin Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 31 miles N of Champaign, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 94 miles S of Chicago, Illinois
County Ford
Standard Zip Codes 60952
Phone Area Codes 217
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.567
Longitude -88.247

Melvin Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 9.4 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 30 F
Apr Temp 38 to 61 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 40 to 65 F
Annual Precip 36.3 inches
Distance 17.9 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 33 F
Apr Temp 39 to 63 F
Jul Temp 64 to 87 F
Oct Temp 41 to 67 F
Annual Precip 38.7 inches
Station WATSEKA 2 NW
Distance 30.7 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 30 F
Apr Temp 39 to 60 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 41 to 64 F
Annual Precip 39.2 inches
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Melvin Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 465 100%
Male 224 48.2%
Female 241 51.8%
Under 18 127 27.3%
18+ 338 72.7%
65+ 96 20.6%
Median Age 38
Average Family Size 2.93
White 463 99.6%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.2%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 1 0.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 8 1.7%

Estimated Melvin Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 466
Growth 1
Growth % 0.2%

Melvin Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 43.2%
US/American 11.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 10.6%
Irish 8.8%
English 7.3%
French (except Basque) 5.8%
Greek 3.6%
Scotch-Irish 2.4%
Polish 1.2%
Hungarian 1.2%
Norwegian 1.2%
French Canadian 0.9%
Scottish 0.9%
Dutch 0.6%
Danish 0.6%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Melvin 465 $47,500
Elliott 341 $44,375
Loda 419 $42,708
Roberts 387 $50,000
Sibley 329 $42,500
Strawn 104 $42,000
Thawville 258 $43,906

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