About This Place
Melvindale is a city in Wayne County of the U.S. state of Michigan and a downriver suburb of Detroit. As of the 2000 census, the city population was 10,735.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.8 square miles (7.2 km²), all land.
Melvindale's nickname is: "The Little City with a Big Heart."