Melrose SnackAbility

10
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9
Affordability
7
Diversity
7
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9.5
Education
9
Commute
4

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Melrose, Massachusetts Info Snack

Melrose is a city located in the Greater Boston metropolitan area in Middlesex County, Massachusetts. Its population as per the 2010 United States Census is 26,983. It is a suburb located approximately seven miles north of Boston and is situated in the center of the triangle created by Interstates 93, 95 and US Route 1.
Population
28,132
Unemployment
3.7%
Poverty
3.9%
Median Home
$463,300
Median Income
$93,434
Median Rent
$1,243

Rankings for Melrose in Massachusetts

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Map Of Melrose, MA

Population over time in Melrose

Year Population % Change
2017 28,132 1.2%
2016 27,787 0.4%
2015 27,681 0.6%
2014 27,509 1.0%
2013 27,239 0.7%
2012 27,043 0.7%
2011 26,864 0.6%
2010 26,704 -

Crime in Melrose Per 100k

Crime Melrose MA USA
Violent Crime 81.8 358.0 382.9
Murder 0.0 2.5 5.3
Robbery 10.7 71.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 67.6 252.5 248.9
Property Crime 768.7 1437.0 2362.0
Burglary 81.8 249.1 430.4
Larceny 619.2 1078.0 1694.0
Car Theft 67.6 109.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Melrose

White
85.3% (23,991)
African American
3.5% (998)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
6.1% (1,713)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.8% (504)
Hispanic
3.3% (926)
Race Melrose MA USA
White 85.3% 72.9% 61.5%
African American 3.5% 6.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 6.1% 6.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.7% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 2.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 3.3% 11.2% 17.6%

Household Income For Melrose, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
2.1% (59,077)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.6% (73,143)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.0% (225,056)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.7% (160,352)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.5% (295,386)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.2% (371,342)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.9% (306,638)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.6% (523,255)
$150,000 to $199,999
13.8% (388,221)
$200,000 or more
14.5% (407,914)
Income Melrose MA USA
Less than $10,000 2.1% 5.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.6% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.0% 7.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.7% 7.2% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.5% 9.9% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.2% 15.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.9% 12.3% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.6% 17.5% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 13.8% 9.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 14.5% 10.8% 6.3%

Gender in Melrose

Female
52.1% (14,649)
Male
47.9% (13,482)
Gender Melrose MA USA
Female 52.1% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 47.9% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Melrose for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (550)
9-12th Grade
3.6% (1,026)
High School / GED
16.2% (4,563)
Some College
15.3% (4,312)
Associate's Degree
7.9% (2,219)
Bachelor's Degree
30.5% (8,586)
Master's Degree
18.0% (5,070)
Professional Degree
3.5% (990)
Doctorate Degree
2.9% (812)
Education Melrose MA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 3.6% 5.1% 7.2%
High School / GED 16.2% 24.7% 27.3%
Some College 15.3% 15.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.9% 7.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 30.5% 23.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 18.0% 13.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 3.5% 2.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.9% 2.7% 1.4%

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