The Melwood CDP(1) had a population of 2,926 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Melwood is located at latitude 38.8024 and longitude -76.8419 in Prince George's County. The formal boundaries for the Melwood Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 2.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
The Melwood Census Designated Place has a U2 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place without an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of ""
|Total Population||2,926 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,917 (99.7%)|
|Population in Families||2,415 (82.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||9 ( 0.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$101,631|
|Average Household Income||$121,554|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||16%|
|Per Capita Income||$45,764|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,386 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,096 (79.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||137 ( 9.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||153 (11.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$382,022|
|Average Home Value||$412,386|
|Housing Affordability Index3||149|
|Average Household Size||2.37|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.2%|
|Per Capita Income||2.19%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.29%|
The table below compares Melwood to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 239||54th|
|Population Density||# 293||44th|
|Median Household Income||# 151||71st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 262||51st|
|Per Capita Income||# 165||68th|
|Diversity Index||# 159||69th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.