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Melissa city, Texas

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Melissa city, Texas
Population estimates, July 1, 2023, (V2023)
NA
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2023, (V2023)
NA
Population Estimates, July 1, 2022, (V2022)
19,357
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2023)
NA
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2022)
13,905
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2023, (V2023)
NA
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2022, (V2022)
39.2%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 13,901
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 4,695
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
9.0%
Persons under 18 years, percent
31.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
7.8%
Female persons, percent
50.6%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
69.0%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
13.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.1%
Asian alone, percent(a)
5.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.0%
Two or More Races, percent
10.4%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
7.9%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
66.4%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2018-2022 1,148
Foreign born persons, percent, 2018-2022 10.9%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2022, (V2022) X
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2018-2022 89.9%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2018-2022 $371,800
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2018-2022 $2,497
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2018-2022 $1,122
Median gross rent, 2018-2022 $2,269
Building permits, 2022 X
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2018-2022 4,815
Persons per household, 2018-2022 3.17
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2018-2022 79.0%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2018-2022 16.5%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2018-2022 98.3%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2018-2022 97.1%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 96.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 52.5%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2018-2022 5.6%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
3.8%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 71.6%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 65.3%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 7,213
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 5,278
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) D
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 30,832
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $3,349
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2018-2022 32.6
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $138,465
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $46,407
Persons in poverty, percent
2.7%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2021 X
Total employment, 2021 X
Total annual payroll, 2021 ($1,000) X
Total employment, percent change, 2020-2021 X
Total nonemployer establishments, 2021 X
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 84
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 47
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 22
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 51
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 68
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 1,213.8
Population per square mile, 2010 464.3
Land area in square miles, 2020 11.45
Land area in square miles, 2010 10.11
FIPS Code 4847496
Value Notes

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QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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