The City of Mellen had a population of 759 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||656|
|Daytime Population: Residents||398|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,054|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.39|
|Population in Households||743|
|Population in Familes||562|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||16|
|Median Household Income||$42,591|
|Average Household Income||$52,427|
|Per Capita Income||$24,095|
|Total Housing Units||443 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||267 (60.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||83 (18.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||94 (21.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$91,875|
|Average Home Value||$127,068|
|Average Household Size||2.13|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.89%|
|Per Capita Income||2.6%|
The table below compares Mellen to the other 774 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 511||34th|
|Diversity Index||# 513||34th|
|Median Household Income||# 660||15th|
|Per Capita Income||# 582||25th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Wisconsin Census Data Comparison Tool.