|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Melissa is 16,983. Melissa, Texas is the 2,149th largest city in the US.
Melissa is located entirely in Collin County.
The current population of Melissa (16,983) is it's peak population.
Melissa has grown 1132.4% since the 2000. Melissa, Texas is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 100% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Melissa has a population density of 464.3 people per square mile.
|2146||Manassas Park, Virginia||17,002||64.4%|
|2147||Safety Harbor, Florida||16,987||-2.1%|
|2152||New Port Richey, Florida||16,966||5.8%|
|2153||West Richland, Washington||16,951||99.7%|
|2154||Madison, New Jersey||16,948||9.6%|
The total voting age population of Melissa, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 6,236. The voting age population is 45.8% male and 54.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 8.4% of the residents of Melissa are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Melissa are 89.3% White, 4.9% Black, 2.7% Asian, 1.5% Two or more races, 1.4% Other and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 10.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Melissa, 1.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 0.7%. On a per-household basis, 0.3% of families are below the poverty line in Melissa.
Among those aged 16 and older, 69.7% of Melissa residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 95.8% of Melissa residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 33.1% have a bachelor's degree and 11.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Melissa residents aged 5 and older, 10.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 7.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Melissa is 2.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Melissa, 11.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Melissa is $118,348.
In Melissa, 90.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 9.3% of housing units in Melissa.
In Melissa, 86.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,300 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Melissa is $2,098.
In Melissa, 95.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.