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The City of Mellen had a population of 767 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Mellen is located at latitude 46.3255 and longitude -90.661 in Ashland County. The formal boundaries for the City of Mellen 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.
|Total Population||767 (100%)|
|Population in Households||749 (97.7%)|
|Population in Families||563 (73.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||18 ( 2.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$39,280|
|Average Household Income||$50,805|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$23,433|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||453 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||276 (60.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||82 (18.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||94 (20.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$100,000|
|Average Home Value||$142,626|
|Housing Affordability Index3||219|
|Average Household Size||2.09|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.87%|
|Per Capita Income||1.69%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.14%|
The table below compares Mellen to the other 778 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 445||43rd|
|Population Density||# 506||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 741||5th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 577||74th|
|Per Capita Income||# 700||10th|
|Diversity Index||# 487||37th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Wisconsin Census Data Comparison Tool.