The City of Mellen had a population of 766 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Mellen is located at latitude 46.3239 and longitude -90.6607 in Ashland County. The formal boundaries for the City of Mellen (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.86 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Ashland County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,250 feet.
The City of Mellen (GNIS ID: 1583688) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mellen population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||749|
|Population in Familes||568|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||17|
|Average Household Size||2.12|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||449 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||274 (61.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||80 (17.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||95 (21.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$83,333|
|Average Home Value||$119,799|
|Median Household Income||$40,269|
|Average Household Income||$48,633|
|Per Capita Income||$22,592|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.66%|
|Per Capita Income||1.18%|
The table below compares Mellen to the other 774 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 442||43rd|
|Population Density1||# 511||34th|
|Diversity Index2||# 481||38th|
|Median Household Income||# 655||16th|
|Per Capita Income||# 592||24th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Wisconsin Census Data Comparison Tool.