Population Demographics for Melrose, Massachusetts in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population26,983100
White24,59491
Asian1,0223
Hispanic or Latino6632
Black or African American6562
Two or More Races4491
Some Other Race235Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population12,69214,29126,983
White11,58613,00824,594
Asian4555671,022
Hispanic or Latino322341663
Black or African American310346656
Two or More Races230219449
Some Other Race99136235

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Melrose

 
Total Population:26,983
Male Population:12,692
Female Population:14,291

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Melrose

 
Both sexes42
Male41
Female43

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Melrose

 
Total Population:26,716
Male Population:12,589
Under 5 years:802
5 to 9 years:834
10 to 14 years:824
15 to 17 years:537
18 and 19 years:218
20 years:83
21 years:76
22 to 24 years:343
25 to 29 years:713
30 to 34 years:818
35 to 39 years:953
40 to 44 years:1,046
45 to 49 years:1,085
50 to 54 years:981
55 to 59 years:866
60 and 61 years:331
62 to 64 years:454
65 and 66 years:215
67 to 69 years:332
70 to 74 years:383
75 to 79 years:293
80 to 84 years:219
85 years and over:183
Female Population:14,127
Under 5 years:796
5 to 9 years:858
10 to 14 years:844
15 to 17 years:446
18 and 19 years:175
20 years:82
21 years:89
22 to 24 years:413
25 to 29 years:814
30 to 34 years:911
35 to 39 years:1,026
40 to 44 years:1,122
45 to 49 years:1,130
50 to 54 years:1,084
55 to 59 years:982
60 and 61 years:375
62 to 64 years:538
65 and 66 years:261
67 to 69 years:405
70 to 74 years:449
75 to 79 years:463
80 to 84 years:415
85 years and over:449

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Melrose

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:1
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Melrose

 
Total:11,213
Family led homes:7,076
Husband-wife family:5,756
Other family:1,320
Population of male led with no wife present:297
Population female led with no husband present:1,023
Population of Nonfamily homes:4,137
Population living alone:3,509
Population not living alone:628

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Melrose with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:11,213
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:3,355
Population of family homes:3,341
Husband-wife family:2,706
Under 6 years only:803
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:418
6 to 17 years only:1,485
Other family:635
Male householder, no wife present:122
Under 6 years only:26
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:13
6 to 17 years only:83
Female led with no husband present:513
Under 6 years only:103
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:47
6 to 17 years only:363
Nonfamily households:14
Male led households:11
Under 6 years only:2
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:9
Female led householder:3
Under 6 years only:0
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1
6 to 17 years only:2
Households with no people under 18 years:7,858
Family households:3,735
Husband-wife family:3,050
Other family:685
Male led with no wife present:175
Female led with no husband present:510
Nonfamily households:4,123
Male led householder:1,573
Female led householder:2,550

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Melrose, by type

 
Total Home Population:11,213
Population of Family homes:7,076
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:41
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:816
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,688
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,813
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:719
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:637
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:763
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:443
Population of 85 year olds and over:156
Population of Nonfamily Homes:4,137
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:76
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:649
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:520
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:634
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:330
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:369
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:627
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:587
Population of 85 year olds and over:345

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Melrose containing people over 60

 
Total Population:11,213
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:4,233
1-person household:1,849
2-or-more-person household:2,384
Family households:2,292
Nonfamily households:92
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:6,980
1-person household:1,660
2-or-more-person household:5,320
Family homes:4,784
Nonfamily homes:536

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Melrose with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:11,213
Home has three or more generations:247
Home does not have three or more generations:10,966

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Melrose under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:5,940
Unmarried partner of home lead present:193
In family homes:181
Population of male led and male partner homes:21
Population of male led and female partner households:46
Population of female led and female partner households:30
Population of female led and male partner households:84
In nonfamily homes:12
Population of male led and male partner homes:2
Population of male led and female partner homes:9
Population of female led and female partner homes:1
Population of female led and male partner homes:0
No unmarried partner of home lead present:5,747
In family homes:5,741
Population of husband-wife family homes:4,954
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:110
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:677
In nonfamily homes:6

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Melrose

 
Total Population:21,590
Population Under 18 years:5,905
Population 18 years and over:15,685

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Melrose have lived in one place.

 
Total:11,213
Population of Owner occupied homes:7,472
Family home:5,706
Nonfamily homess:1,766
Male led home:626
Living alone:499
Not living alone:127
Female led home:1,140
Living alone:999
Not living alone:141
Population of Renter occupied homes:3,741
Family run homes:1,370
Husband-wife family:884
Other family:486
Male led with no wife present:109
Female led with no husband present:377
Nonfamily Homes:2,371
Male led homes:958
Male living alone:770
Male not living alone:188
Female led homes:1,413
Females living alone:1,241
Females not living alone:172