Melvindale, Michigan

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Population in 2013: 10,480 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.4%
 
Males: 4,969  (47.4%)
Females: 5,511  (52.6%)
Median resident age:  35.8 years
Michigan median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 48122.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $32,738 (it was $37,954 in 2000)
Melvindale:

$32,738
MI:

$48,273

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,358 (it was $19,011 in 2000)

Melvindale city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $53,086 (it was $78,400 in 2000)
Melvindale:

$53,086
MI:

$117,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $116,396; Detached houses: $120,358; Townhouses or other attached units: $111,214; In 2-unit structures: $57,191; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $79,956; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $106,571; Mobile homes: $40,569; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $41,520

Median gross rent in 2013: $725.

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  • Races in Melvindale, MI (2013)

    Melvindale races chart
    • 6,75764.7%White alone
    • 1,91818.4%Hispanic
    • 1,18511.4%Black alone
    • 5355.1%Two or more races
    • 640.6%American Indian alone
    • 460.4%Asian alone
    • 130.1%Other race alone

Races in Melvindale detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Melvindale: 88.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (11.3%), Arab (10.5%), Irish (9.3%), Polish (7.2%), Italian (5.8%), English (2.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 2.77 square miles.

Population density: 3,785 people per square mile   (average).

Melvindale,MI real estate house value index trend

Melvindale, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Melvindale:

  • High school or higher: 76.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 7.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Melvindale city:

  • Never married: 35.8%
  • Now married: 42.2%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 13.7%

1,512 residents are foreign born (7.1% Latin America, 2.3% Asia).

This city:

14.5%
Michigan:

6.2%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Melvindale, Michigan as of July 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Melvindale to the number of sex offenders is 10,525 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,857 (3.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,560 (3.3%)

Melvindale satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dearborn, MI (2.9 miles , pop. 97,775).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (8.3 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (232.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Allen Park, MI (1.5 miles ), River Rouge, MI (1.6 miles ), Lincoln Park, MI (1.6 miles ), Ecorse, MI (1.7 miles ), Dearborn, MI (1.7 miles ), Wyandotte, MI (2.3 miles ), Southgate, MI (2.3 miles ), Taylor, MI (2.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $26,800
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $53,200
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $55,100
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $57,200
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $85,200
  • 2002: 40 buildings, average cost: $53,900
  • 2003: 110 buildings, average cost: $50,100
  • 2004: 24 buildings, average cost: $47,600
  • 2005: 33 buildings, average cost: $49,400
  • 2006: 26 buildings, average cost: $55,300
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $100,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.28 N, Longitude: 83.18 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -326 (-3.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 401 (10.1%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 734

Melvindale household income distribution Melvindale home values distribution

Crime rates in Melvindale by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2006 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000010000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.010.30.00.00.00.0
Rapes 2020229346
per 100,000 18.50.018.70.018.920.695.328.037.757.3
Robberies 7159515111910125
per 100,000 64.9138.284.247.0141.7113.2201.293.4113.147.7
Assaults 2517138252425282423
per 100,000 231.7156.6121.675.2236.2247.0264.7261.5226.2219.6
Burglaries 102655137486174748860
per 100,000 945.1598.7477.2347.9453.4627.9783.6691.1829.2572.9
Thefts 306222153105169226226226253215
per 100,000 2,835.42,045.01,431.6987.31,596.42,326.32,393.32,110.82,384.12,052.9
Auto thefts 95986060893443545132
per 100,000 880.3902.7561.4564.2840.7350.0455.4504.3480.6305.5
Arson 0321053533
per 100,000 0.027.618.79.40.051.531.846.728.328.6
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 291.6) 344.5280.0208.5143.9278.9297.4392.3287.4313.8261.2

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Melvindale detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 25 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.20
Michigan average:

1.72
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

10.2%
Michigan:

7.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -438 (-3.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Melvindale: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Melvindale, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Melvindale-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 34% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/12/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.9 miles away from the Melvindale city center injured 22 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/4/1957, a category F4 tornado 16.8 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Melvindale-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 153.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 114.1 miles away from Melvindale center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 135.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 124.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 284.8 miles away from Melvindale center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 362.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Wayne County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Melvindale topographic map

Birthplace of: Zach Gowen - Professional wrestler, Al Cicotte - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Melvindale:

  • PROFESSIONAL HOME CARE, INC (2920 OAKWOOD BLVD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Melvindale:

  • OAKWOOD HOME CARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; ALLEN PARK, MI)
  • RN HOME HEALTH CARE, PL L C (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; ALLEN PARK, MI)
  • OAKWOOD DOWNRIVER MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 2 miles away; LINCOLN PARK, MI)
  • OAKWOOD REHABILITATION AND SKILLED NURSING CTR-DEARB (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; DEARBORN, MI)
  • OAKWOOD OUTPATIENT DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; DEARBORN, MI)
  • DEARBORN SURGERY CENTER, LLC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; DEARBORN, MI)
  • OAKWOOD HOSPITAL AND MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; DEARBORN, MI)

Amtrak stations near Melvindale:

  • 3 miles: DEARBORN (16121 MICHIGAN AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.
  • 4 miles: GREENFIELD VILLAGE (DEARBORN, 20900 OAKWOOD BLVD.)
  • 9 miles: DETROIT (11 W. BALTIMORE AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Melvindale:

  • Baker College of Allen Park (about 2 miles; Allen Park, MI; Full-time enrollment: 2,693)
  • University of Michigan-Dearborn (about 4 miles; Dearborn, MI; FT enrollment: 6,712)
  • Henry Ford Community College (about 5 miles; Dearborn, MI; FT enrollment: 12,610)
  • Wayne County Community College District (about 8 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 10,554)
  • Wayne State University (about 8 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 20,204)
  • University of Detroit Mercy (about 10 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 3,406)
  • Madonna University (about 14 miles; Livonia, MI; FT enrollment: 3,212)

Public high schools in Melvindale:

Public elementary/middle schools in Melvindale:

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Notable locations in Melvindale: Melvindale City Hall (A), Melvindale Fire Department (B), Melvindale Library (C), Melvindale Police Station (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Farmer Jack Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Reves-Wilhelm Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Tyre Drain (A), Allen Drain (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Melvindale include: Coogan Park (1), De Luca Field (2), Reves-Wilhelm Cemetery Historical Marker (3), Lankford Park (4), McGinty Playground (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Balkan Vending (Amusement & Theme Parks; 17901 Allen Road).

Hotels: Ace Motel (17050 Raupp Street), Budget Equipment Inc (17950 Allen Rd), Ankur Investment Inc (17600 Dix Road).

Wayne County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 129. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

129
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.427. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.427
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 12.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.8
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.70. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.70
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 23.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 25.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.78. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.78
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00599. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00599
U.S.:

0.01468

Drinking water stations with addresses in Melvindale and their reported violations in the past:

LONG LAKE BAR (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-05-2010)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.8%
(21.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.4% for Black residents, 20.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 12.0% for other race residents, 66.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  58.8%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.7%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Melvindale in 2000:

  • 20 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 4 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 3 people in other group homes
  • 2 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

Melvindale, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Melvindale compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Melvindale (2011 data):

  • Comerica Bank: Melvindale Branch at 18225 Allen Road, branch established on 1946/10/01. Info updated 2011/07/29: Bank assets: $60,970.5 mil, Deposits: $48,300.9 mil, headquarters in Dallas, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 497 total offices, Holding Company: Comerica Incorporated
  • Bank of America, National Association: Oakwood Blvd at 3805 Oakwood Boulevard, branch established on 1934/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.4
Michigan average:

11.0

Melvindale travel time to work - commute Melvindale mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (86%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhoods in Melvindale:

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Religion statistics for Melvindale city (based on Wayne County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic297,283151
Evangelical Protestant183,985527
Black Protestant124,432282
Mainline Protestant85,387231
Other79,840116
Orthodox17,58023
None1,032,077-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 556
Wayne County:

2.81 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 18
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 294
Wayne County:

1.48 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 523
Wayne County:

2.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,019
Here:

5.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.6%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Wayne County:

33.2%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.9%
State:

13.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 8$21,294$31,9410$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 10$5,712
Judicial and Legal 1$7,153$85,8360$0
Police Protection - Officers 28$169,313$72,5630$0
Police - Other 0$0 2$1,831
Firefighters 16$83,767$62,8250$0
Sewerage 2$6,058$36,3480$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,991$35,89213$9,770
Housing and Community Development(Local) 7$34,649$59,3980$0
Water Supply 2$6,445$38,6700$0
Other and Unallocable 4$13,711$41,1331$2,276
Totals for Government 69$345,381$60,06626$19,589

Melvindale government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $128,000 ($12.21)
    Sewerage: $128,000 ($12.21)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,862,000 ($273.09)
    Police Protection: $2,390,000 ($228.05)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,015,000 ($192.27)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,476,000 ($140.84)
    Regular Highways: $1,223,000 ($116.70)
    Water Utilities: $1,158,000 ($110.50)
    Sewerage: $1,158,000 ($110.50)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $901,000 ($85.97)
    Parks and Recreation: $727,000 ($69.37)
    Solid Waste Management: $569,000 ($54.29)
    Central Staff Services: $462,000 ($44.08)
    Financial Administration: $357,000 ($34.06)
    Libraries: $220,000 ($20.99)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $423,000 ($40.36)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,603,000 ($439.22)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $261,000 ($24.90)

Melvindale government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,558,000 ($148.66)
    All Other: $1,437,000 ($137.12)
    Parks and Recreation: $725,000 ($69.18)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $1,355,000 ($129.29)
    All Other: $346,000 ($33.02)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,203,000 ($114.79)
    General Revenue, NEC: $275,000 ($26.24)
    Interest Earnings: $93,000 ($8.87)
    Rents: $61,000 ($5.82)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,590,000 ($151.72)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,699,000 ($162.12)
    Highways: $553,000 ($52.77)
    All Other: $87,000 ($8.30)
  • Tax - Property: $5,215,000 ($497.61)
    Other License: $236,000 ($22.52)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $124,000 ($11.83)

Melvindale government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,165,000 ($969.94)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,741,000 ($929.48)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $424,000 ($40.46)

Melvindale government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,248,000 ($309.92)

3.88% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,345 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.88%
Michigan average:

5.09%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($616 average AGI)
Wayne County:

0.03%
Michigan average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Oakland County, MI  1.03% ($35,466 average AGI)
from Macomb County, MI  0.57% ($27,796)
from Washtenaw County, MI  0.33% ($34,618)


5.12% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,728 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.12%
Michigan average:

5.58%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($359 average AGI)
Wayne County:

0.04%
Michigan average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Oakland County, MI  1.54% ($39,617 average AGI)
to Macomb County, MI  0.91% ($29,720)
to Washtenaw County, MI  0.33% ($40,152)

Strongest AM radio stations in Melvindale:

  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WXDX (1310 AM; 5 kW; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDEO (990 AM; 9 kW; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: WORD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WNZK (690 AM; 3 kW; DEARBORN HEIGHTS, MI; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTKA (1050 AM; 10 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCAR (1090 AM; 1 kW; LIVONIA, MI; Owner: WCAR-AM, NC.)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WQBH (1400 AM; 1 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: QUEEN'S BROADCASTING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Melvindale:

  • WMXD (92.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDTW (106.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WNIC (100.3 FM; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDTR-FM (90.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION, CITY OF DETROIT)
  • WDET-FM (101.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WMGC-FM (105.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WCSX (94.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WMUZ (103.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WRIF (101.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WDVD (96.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WVMV (98.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKRK-FM (97.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGPR (107.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WGPR, INC.)
  • WYCD (99.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)
  • WJLB (97.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDTJ (105.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WDRQ (93.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WHFR (89.3 FM; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: HENRY FORD COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WKQI (95.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WOMC (104.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)

TV broadcast stations around Melvindale:

  • WJBK (Channel 2; DETROIT, MI; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJ-TV (Channel 62; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WXYZ-TV (Channel 7; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.)
  • WDWB (Channel 20; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WXON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTVS (Channel 56; DETROIT, MI; Owner: DETROIT EDUC. TV FOUNDATION)
  • WBXD-CA (Channel 5; DETROIT, MI; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WDWO-CA (Channel 18; DETROIT, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WLPC-LP (Channel 26; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GLENN R. AND KARIN A. PLUMMER)
  • WDIV-TV (Channel 4; DETROIT, MI; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WKBD (Channel 50; DETROIT, MI; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF DETROIT INC.)
  • W33BY (Channel 68; DETROIT, MI; Owner: HIGHLAND PARK BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • WTOL (Channel 11; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WNWO-TV (Channel 24; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WADL (Channel 38; MOUNT CLEMENS, MI; Owner: ADELL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUPW (Channel 36; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: WUPW BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTVG (Channel 13; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: WTVG, INC.)
  • WGTE-TV (Channel 30; TOLEDO, OH; Owner: THE PUBLIC BROADCASTING FOUNDATION OF NW OHIO)
  • W48AV (Channel 48; DETROIT, MI; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W66BV (Channel 66; DETROIT, MI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Melvindale fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 57m187ftTotal length
  • 308,945Total average daily traffic
  • 26,640Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 41920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 51960-1969
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Melvindale, MI

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Melvindale)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Melvindale, MI)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • E Cor Of Int I94 & West Outer Dr (Lat: 42.276139 Lon: -83.202694), Overall height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WPNE827
    Assigned Frequencies: 23275.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/27/2012, Expiration Date: 06/04/2022
    Registrant: Phone: (810) 649-1310
  • N Cor Of Int I94 & Oakwood Blvd (Lat: 42.285583 Lon: -83.196861), Overall height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WPNE828
    Assigned Frequencies: 21775.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/27/2012, Expiration Date: 06/04/2022
    Registrant: Phone: (810) 649-1310

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 19140 Rialto Dr (Lat: 42.270028 Lon: -83.176583), Overall height: 50.9 m, Call Sign: KNKO294
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.337 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/07/2004, Expiration Date: 06/22/2014, Certifier: J. Roy Pottle
    Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, Nw, Suite 700, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Melvindale)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: MILLER B-8M GYROCOPTER (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 45 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 65257 , Serial Number: CM1, Year manufactured: 1974
    Registrant (Individual): Clifford E Miller, 3605 Elizabeth, Melvindale, MI 48122
  • Aircraft: BEECH 65 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 9, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 174 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-720 (400 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 814Q , Serial Number: LC-36, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 08/22/1960
    Registrant (Partnership): Janos Papp, 19632 Harman, Melvindale, MI 48122, Other Owners: Patsy Bartimoccia

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED27$48,0007$26,85736$78,5562$21,0005$30,0000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$29,0000$07$59,5711$8,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED13$52,61512$49,00037$75,70314$12,5006$50,6671$49,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$68,0004$35,00018$74,3890$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$33,0000$03$97,3330$01$60,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 5785.00 , 5786.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$135,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$49,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$71,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$72,0000$01$72,000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 5785.00 , 5786.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 17
  • Hazardous Condition: 14

Incident types - Melvindale

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Melvindale, MI
Most common first names in Melvindale, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary11179.8 years
John11173.6 years
William8371.0 years
Joseph7672.1 years
James6168.1 years
Charles5778.0 years
George4772.1 years
Robert4663.1 years
Helen4476.6 years
Edward3970.4 years
Most common last names in Melvindale, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1762.2 years
Moore1573.8 years
Smith1571.6 years
Brown1476.2 years
Davis1267.9 years
Clark1280.1 years
Miller1068.3 years
Morris1065.1 years
Allen974.4 years
Nagy968.4 years
Businesses in Melvindale, MI
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1McDonald's1
Burger King1Rite Aid1
CVS1Tim Hortons1
Comfort Inn1Wendy's1
Curves1White Castle1
GameStop1
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