Make your own free website on

Statistics & Facts

The population of Melville is approximately 1,562 (1990).
The approximate number of families is 659 (1990).
Click for Melville, Louisiana Forecast
The amount of land area in Melville is 3.248 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.08 sq kilometers.
The distance from Melville to Washington DC is 1029 miles. The distance to the Louisiana state capital is 40 miles. (as the crow flies)
Melville is positioned 30.69 degrees north of the equator and 91.74 degrees west of the prime meridian.

There is a ferry boat at the landing on the West side of the Atchafalaya River located in Melville. This is the only way to leave the town of Melville and go East. Alternative routes are 11 miles south the Krotz Springs and cross the bridge, or 23 miles north to Simmesport and cross the bridge.

Don't see your city? Add it here.


Click Here

Rain. Overcast. Nippy.

Sunny. Cool.
Melville, LA
Currently: 45F
Rain. Low clouds. Chilly.
Barometer: 30.33 inches
Wind speed: N at 9 MPH

Light rain. Breaks of sun late. Nippy.

Sunny. Cool.
Baton Rouge, LA
Currently: 42F
Light rain. Mostly cloudy. Chilly.
Barometer: 30.34 inches
Wind speed: N at 6 MPH
See also: Almanac  Lycos Weather  US Forecasts 
Get Weather on Your Phone


Catholic Church Outside Railroad Rail road Water Tower
Main street MHS Community Melville Community
Louisiana Catfish Festival Levee break 1927 Palmetto Flood
Krotz Springs Poems John F. Kenndey Bush Terrorist
Day of Infamy Flanders Field Table of Contents Home Page

You're invited!
Come join MelvilleHighSchool.
Description: Melville High School
Melville, Louisiana

Join now