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Demographics

People

Total Population1,162
Male Share of the Population54.6%
Female Share of the Population45.4%
Senior Citizens14.4%
Employed Population 16+270
Age of the Population33

Families

% of people married27%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher4.5%
Median Earnings25+$17,325
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,544
Median Earnings With High School Degree$15,658

Wealth

Median Family Income$26,719
% Above Poverty Level63%
% Below Poverty Level37%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time35 minutes
% Working from Home3%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone31.7%
Median Gross Rent$428
Median House Value$59,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)58.9%
Canadian18.8%
Italian7.7%
Irish2.5%
German0.9%
English0.5%
French Except Basque0.3%
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Melville Almanac

CategoryValue
County St. Landry Parish
Standard Zip Codes71353
Phone Area Codes225
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude30.69
Approximate Longitude-91.74

Melville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationNEW ROADS 5 ESE
Distance22.4 miles
Jan Temp40 to 59 F
Apr Temp56 to 77 F
Jul Temp72 to 91 F
Oct Temp56 to 79 F
Annual Precip61.1 inches
StationGRAND COTEAU
Distance24.9 miles
Jan Temp41 to 62 F
Apr Temp56 to 79 F
Jul Temp72 to 93 F
Oct Temp57 to 82 F
Annual Precip63.2 inches
StationBRUSLY 2 W
Distance35.6 miles
Jan Temp38 to 61 F
Apr Temp55 to 77 F
Jul Temp71 to 92 F
Oct Temp54 to 80 F
Annual Precip62.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Fordoche941$46,806
Krotz Springs849$21,316
Livonia1,428$82,679
Morganza953$44,000
Palmetto140$38,750
Port Barre1,871$25,882

Melville Private Schools

Melville Private School
522 Hagen St
ZIP: 71353
Elementary
Total Enrollment 10
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