Melba is a city located in Canyon County Idaho. Melba has a 2020 population of 603. Melba is currently growing at a rate of 2.55% annually and its population has increased by 19.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 506 in 2010.
The average household income in Melba is $51,860 with a poverty rate of 30.05%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $914 per month, and the median house value is $111,600. The median age in Melba is 31.3 years, 30 years for males, and 31.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Melbawas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 19.23%.
73.45% of Melba residents speak only English, while 26.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 26.36% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Melba is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Melba is Multiple, with 1.85% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 40.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.43%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Melba
91.49% of Melba residents were born in the United States, with 52.78% having been born in Idaho. 7.99% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.