Melissa, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Melissa, Texas Info Snack

Population
10,774
Unemployment
4.7%
Poverty
1.4%
Median Home
$320,200
Median Income
$117,750
Median Rent
$1,942

Melissa SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
8.5
Amenities
7
Education
8.5
Commute
5

Melissa, TX Crime Report

110
Total Crimes
819.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-65.07%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Melissa
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 110 819.4 2,691.5 2,346.0
Violent Crime 9 67.0 446.5 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 6.6 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 91.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 8 59.6 302.5 279.7
Property Crime 101 752.4 2,245.0 1,958.2
Burglary 22 163.9 370.7 314.2
Larceny 77 573.6 1,587.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 2 14.9 287.0 246.0

Melissa, TX Cost Of Living

116
Melissa's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Melissa Texas National Average
Overall 116 94 100
Services 114 98 100
Groceries 97 89 100
Health 77 95 100
Housing 140 83 100
Transportation 99 89 100
Utilities 111 101 100

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Rankings for Melissa in Texas

Map Of Melissa, TX

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Population over time in Melissa

Year Population % Change
2020 10,774 26.9%
2019 8,492 10.5%
2018 7,682 12.2%
2017 6,844 10.1%
2016 6,214 9.5%
2015 5,675 8.9%
2014 5,213 8.0%
2013 4,828 9.0%
2012 4,429 6.4%
2011 4,163 -

Race / Ethnicity in Melissa

White
77.1% (8,302)
African American
8.2% (882)
American Indian
0.0% (4)
Asian
2.7% (293)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (12)
Two Or More
2.8% (298)
Hispanic
9.1% (983)
Race Melissa TX USA
White 77.1% 41.4% 60.1%
African American 8.2% 11.8% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 2.7% 4.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.8% 2.0% 2.8%
Hispanic 9.1% 39.4% 18.2%

Gender in Melissa

Female
57.5% (6,194)
Male
42.5% (4,580)
Gender Melissa TX USA
Female 57.5% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 42.5% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Melissa for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (107)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (646)
High School / GED
20.0% (2,154)
Some College
21.0% (2,262)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,077)
Bachelor's Degree
30.0% (3,232)
Master's Degree
10.0% (1,077)
Professional Degree
2.0% (215)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Melissa TX USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 7.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 20.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 30.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Melissa, Texas

Less than $10,000
0.0% (0)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.8% (40,869)
$15,000 to $24,999
0.4% (4,227)
$25,000 to $34,999
1.1% (12,331)
$35,000 to $49,999
4.9% (53,200)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.8% (180,741)
$75,000 to $99,999
19.0% (204,346)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.7% (190,253)
$150,000 to $199,999
26.0% (280,448)
$200,000 or more
10.3% (110,981)
Income Melissa TX USA
Less than $10,000 0.0% 6.0% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.8% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 0.4% 8.4% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 1.1% 8.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 4.9% 12.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.8% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 19.0% 12.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.7% 15.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 26.0% 7.0% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 10.3% 7.8% 8.3%

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