|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Mellen is 701. Mellen, Wisconsin is the 11,788th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Mellen was in 1990, when its population was 982. In 1990, Mellen was the 9,865th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 11,788th largest city in the US. Mellen is currently 28.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Mellen has shrunk 16.9% since the year 2000. Mellen, Wisconsin's growth is extremely below average. 81% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|11783||Campobello, South Carolina||702||26.2%|
|11787||Cottageville, South Carolina||701||-0.4%|
|11791||Cedar Grove, West Virginia||700||-18.6%|
|11792||Cedar Key, Florida||700||-12.3%|
|11793||Middlebourne, West Virginia||700||-19.5%|
The total voting age population of Mellen, Wisconsin, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 538. The voting age population is 46.7% male and 53.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 26.5% of the residents of Mellen are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Mellen are 92.3% White, 5.3% American Indian, 0.9% Asian, 0.8% Other and 0.6% Two or more races. Additionally, 5.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Mellen, 11.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 24.5%. On a per-household basis, 6.9% of families are below the poverty line in Mellen.
Among those aged 16 and older, 52.2% of Mellen residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.6% of Mellen residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.8% have a bachelor's degree and 3.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Mellen residents aged 5 and older, 1.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Mellen is 3.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Mellen, 17.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Mellen is $31,389.
In Mellen, 68.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 31.4% of housing units in Mellen.
Of all the housing units in Mellen, 37.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Mellen, 4.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Mellen is $523.
In Mellen, 68.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.