The City of Mellen had a population of 725 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
|Population in Households||709|
|Population in Familes||531|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||16|
|Median Household Income||$42,343|
|Average Household Income||$52,134|
|Per Capita Income||$24,209|
|Total Housing Units||430 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||260 (60.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||75 (17.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||95 (22.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$96,429|
|Average Home Value||$122,615|
|Average Household Size||2.12|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.1%|
|Per Capita Income||2.48%|
The table below compares Mellen to the other 774 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 451||42nd|
|Population Density||# 523||33rd|
|Diversity Index||# 478||39th|
|Median Household Income||# 675||13th|
|Per Capita Income||# 602||22nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Wisconsin Census Data Comparison Tool.