WI

National Population : 333,590,059
Wisconsin State Population : 6,001,969

About Melrose, WI

Melrose, WI is located in Jackson County in the state of Wisconsin.

The total City Population for Melrose is about 477 with about 229 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 2,167.

The Average Home Value is $151,900.00, which is roughly 10% lower than the Average Home Value of $168,872.00 for the state of Wisconsin, and roughly 19% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $63,380.00, which is roughly 6% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $59,462.00 for the state of Wisconsin, and roughly 9% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Melrose is about 1.7%.

Wisconsin is ranked #36 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 26.98 out of 100.

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Voting

Jackson County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 26.5% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 56.86%
Democratic: 41.79%
Libertarian: 1.09%
Other: 0.25%
Green: 0.01%


Nearby Locations

Mindoro, WI (7.99 mi.)
Blk River Fls, WI (12.90 mi.)
Ettrick, WI (14.00 mi.)
Taylor, WI (14.45 mi.)
Fort McCoy, WI (15.82 mi.)
Sparta, WI (15.82 mi.)
Blair, WI (15.92 mi.)
Rockland, WI (16.41 mi.)
Bangor, WI (16.96 mi.)
West Salem, WI (16.97 mi.)
Holmen, WI (17.69 mi.)
Northfield, WI (17.91 mi.)
Hixton, WI (17.91 mi.)
Galesville, WI (18.74 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 54642
Latitude : 44.157878
Longitude : -91.086247
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 1220 ft.
Area Code(s) : 608

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.64
Male Population Estimate : 50.48%
Female Population Estimate : 47.58%
Median Age : 41.8
Male Median Age : 41.3
Female Median Age : 42.3

White Population Estimate : 96.45%
Black Population Estimate : 0.32%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.43%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.60%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.37%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.42%
Other Population Estimate : 0.83%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Melrose specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Jackson County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Jackson County: About 90 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Jackson County is about 69% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.