Melrose

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  2. Melrose Statistics
  3. Melrose Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Melrose Employment Information
  5. Melrose Family Information
  6. Melrose Education Information
  7. Melrose Business Information
  8. Melrose Public Benefits Information
  9. Melrose Criminal Information
  10. Melrose Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  11. Melrose Zip Codes


Melrose Legal Resources

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Melrose Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 27,134
  • Land Area (2000): 12.159 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.144 square kilometers
  • Average Daily / Average High Temperature In Fahrenheit (Celsius) In January (1961-1990): 28.6186 (-1.9) / (-17.8)
  • Average Daily / Average High Temperature In Fahrenheit (Celsius) In July (1961-1990): 73.5186 (23.1) / 81.8186 (27.7)
  • Average Annual Heating Degree Days (1961-1990): 5,641
  • Average Annual Cooling Degree Days (1961-1990): 678
  • Average Annual Precipitation (1961-1990): 42 inches
  • Local Time(s):
  • Area Code(s): 781
  • Alias(es) (2003): MELROSE

Melrose Population By Year


Year  Population Year  Population Year  Population
1999 27,501 2002 27,471 2005 26,460
2000 28,008 2003 Not Available 2006 26,523
2001 27,263 2004 Not Available 2007 26,549

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Houses (2000): 11,248
Very Low Income (VLI) Owner Households (2000): 890
Very Low Income (VLI) Renter Households (2000): 1,424
Melrose Real Estate Lawyers provide services for home buying/selling, commercial real estate, leases, landlord tenant, construction, land use and zoning laws. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Melrose Employment Information

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Employment (2003): 5,344
Payroll (2003) / (1Q 2003): $170,553,000 / $39,045,000

Melrose Labor Force By Month


Year Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
1990 15,509 14,789 720 4.64% 46
1991 15,181 14,182 999 6.58% 66
1992 14,998 13,940 1,058 7.05% 71
1993 14,649 13,868 781 5.33% 53
1994 14,679 14,025 654 4.46% 45
1995 14,873 14,272 600 4.04% 40
1996 15,037 14,500 537 3.57% 36
1997 15,321 14,836 485 3.17% 32
1998 15,330 14,963 368 2.40% 24
1999 15,397 15,021 376 2.44% 24
2000 15,500 15,170 330 2.13% 21
2001 15,515 15,057 459 2.96% 30
2002 15,416 14,695 721 4.68% 47
2003 15,143 14,394 749 4.95% 50
2004 14,960 14,286 674 4.50% 45
2005 14,893 14,309 584 3.92% 39
2006 15,017 14,451 566 3.77% 38
2007 15,113 14,609 504 3.33% 33
2008 15,219 14,629 590 3.88% 39
Month Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
Jan 2008 15,142 14,590 552 3.65% 36
Feb 2008 15,099 14,560 539 3.57% 36
Mar 2008 15,140 14,616 524 3.46% 35
Apr 2008 15,100 14,645 455 3.01% 30
May 2008 15,060 14,470 590 3.92% 39
Jun 2008 15,398 14,693 705 4.58% 46
Jul 2008 15,463 14,817 646 4.18% 42
Aug 2008 15,411 14,775 636 4.13% 41
Sep 2008 15,154 14,493 661 4.36% 44
Oct, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Nov, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Dec, 2008 -- -- -- --% --

Melrose Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 992 13.11%
2. Construction 756 9.99%
3. Finance and Insurance 597 7.89%
4. Public Administration 488 6.45%
5. Educational Services 353 4.67%
6. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 352 4.65%
7. Health Care 323 4.27%
8. Accommodation and Food Services 251 3.32%
9. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 247 3.26%
10. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 174 2.30%
11. Other Transportation 171 2.26%
12. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 162 2.14%
13. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 161 2.13%
14. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 157 2.08%
15. Publishing / Movie / Sound Recording Industries 137 1.81%
16. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 106 1.40%
17. U.S. Postal Service 104 1.37%
18. Radio, Television, and Computer Stores 88 1.16%
19. Machinery Manufacturing 86 1.14%
20. Personal and Laundry Services 83 1.10%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 1,284 18.00%
2. Educational Services 959 13.44%
3. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 800 11.21%
4. Finance and Insurance 788 11.05%
5. Public Administration 383 5.37%
6. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 262 3.67%
7. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 236 3.31%
8. Accommodation and Food Services 213 2.99%
9. Personal and Laundry Services 179 2.51%
10. Social Assistance 141 1.98%
11. Clothing and Apparel Including Shoes 136 1.91%
12. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 116 1.63%
13. Department and Other General Stores 113 1.58%
14. Food and Beverage Stores 112 1.57%
15. Publishing / Movie / Sound Recording Industries 111 1.56%
16. Used Merchandise / Gift / Misc. Stores 105 1.47%
17. Info Services and Data Processing 101 1.42%
18. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 91 1.28%
19. Air Transportation 83 1.16%
20. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 74 1.04%

Melrose Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Computer Specialists 574 7.59%
2. Other Management Occupations 417 5.51%
3. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 307 4.06%
4. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 305 4.03%
5. Engineers 302 3.99%
6. Other Office and Admin Support 271 3.58%
7. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 264 3.49%
8. Operations Managers Non Finance 255 3.37%
9. Other Installation / Maintenance 251 3.32%
10. Other Sales and Related Occupations 248 3.28%
11. Business Operations Specialists 247 3.26%
12. Other Production Occupations 205 2.71%
13. Top Executives 202 2.67%
14. Lawyers 163 2.15%
15. Accountants and Auditors 153 2.02%
16. Other Protective Service Workers 143 1.89%
17. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 135 1.78%
18. Electricians 131 1.73%
19. Construction Laborers 130 1.72%
20. Customer Service Representatives 121 1.60%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Secretaries and Admins 517 7.25%
2. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 473 6.63%
3. Other Office and Admin Support 385 5.40%
4. Registered Nurses 356 4.99%
5. Business Operations Specialists 352 4.93%
6. Other Management Occupations 313 4.39%
7. Computer Specialists 245 3.43%
8. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 219 3.07%
9. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 213 2.99%
10. Other Sales and Related Occupations 211 2.96%
11. Operations Managers Non Finance 189 2.65%
12. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 174 2.44%
13. Accountants and Auditors 167 2.34%
14. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 154 2.16%
15. Cashiers 153 2.14%
16. Customer Service Representatives 153 2.14%
17. Financial Clerks, Non-bookkeeping 145 2.03%
18. Health Technologists and Technicians 142 1.99%
19. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 129 1.81%
20. Child Care Workers 127 1.78%

Melrose Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 12,198 56.09%
15-35 hours 3,004 13.81%
1-14 hours 809 3.72%
No regular hours 5,736 26.38%

Melrose Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 281 1.99%
5 AM-5:29 AM 140 0.99%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 399 2.83%
6 AM-6:29 AM 1,044 7.40%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 1,713 12.14%
7 AM-7:29 AM 2,316 16.41%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 2,603 18.44%
8 AM-8:29 AM 2,105 14.91%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 817 5.79%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 727 5.15%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 221 1.57%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 247 1.75%
Noon-3:59 PM 847 6.00%
4 PM-11:59 PM 655 4.64%

Melrose Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 274 1.94%
5-9 1,131 8.01%
10-14 1,550 10.98%
15-19 1,649 11.68%
20-24 1,872 13.26%
25-29 677 4.80%
30-34 2,550 18.07%
35-39 681 4.82%
40-44 949 6.72%
45-59 1,797 12.73%
60-89 745 5.28%
At least 90 240 1.70%

Melrose Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 238 1.69% 6,915 48.99%
30-44 932 6.60% 3,248 23.01%
45-59 657 4.65% 1,140 8.08%
At least 60 306 2.17% 679 4.81%

Melrose Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 22 0.15%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 1,150 7.92%
 Car / truck / van, solo 10,265 70.68%
 Motorcycle 13 0.09%
 Other 52 0.36%
 Public transportation 2,133 14.69%
 Walked 480 3.30%
 Worked at home 409 2.82%

Melrose Employment Lawyers handle cases involving employment contracts, severance agreements, OSHA, workers compensation, ADA, race, sex, pregnancy, national-orgin, sexual orientation and age discrimination, sexual harassment, hours & wages and overtime issues. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Melrose Family Information

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Households (2000): 10,971 (26,806 people)
Families (2000): 7,101 (21,957 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 3,633
People at same address in 1995: 16,887

Melrose Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 673 6.13%
$10,000-$14,999 469 4.27%
$15,000-$19,999 515 4.69%
$20,000-$24,999 369 3.36%
$25,000-$29,999 503 4.58%
$30,000-$34,999 372 3.39%
$35,000-$39,999 333 3.04%
$40,000-$44,999 514 4.69%
$45,000-$49,999 539 4.91%
$50,000-$59,999 918 8.37%
$60,000-$74,999 1,347 12.28%
$75,000-$99,999 1,858 16.94%
$100,000-$124,999 1,112 10.14%
$125,000-$149,999 550 5.01%
$150,000-$199,999 532 4.85%
$200,000 or more 367 3.35%

Melrose Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 3,260 29.68%
 Family, 2 people 2,891 26.32%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 537 4.89%
 Family, 3 people 1,721 15.67%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 51 0.46%
 Family, 4 people 1,604 14.61%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 13 0.12%
 Family, 5 people 645 5.87%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 3 0.03%
 Family, 6 people 186 1.69%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 3 0.03%
 Family, 7 or more people 61 0.56%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 7 0.06%

Melrose Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 8,796 28.21%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 5,294 16.98%
Public Assistance 179 0.57%
Retirement 2,227 7.14%
Self Employment 1,170 3.75%
Social Security 3,313 10.63%
Supplemental Security 394 1.26%
Wage / Salary 8,561 27.46%
Other 1,247 4.00%

Melrose Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 3,273 54.42%
 With children under 18 2,741 45.58%

Melrose Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 497 4.81%
 Married 6,346 61.45%
 Never Married 3,201 31.00%
 Widowed 283 2.74%

Melrose Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,029 8.74%
 Married 6,441 54.70%
 Never Married 2,942 24.99%
 Widowed 1,363 11.58%

Melrose Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Melrose Education Information

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Melrose Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 450 2.13%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 1,465 6.92%
 High school diploma or equivalent 5,128 24.23%
 Some college, no degree 4,439 20.98%
 Associate degree 1,514 7.15%
 Bachelors degree 5,195 24.55%
 Graduate or professional degree 2,972 14.04%

Melrose Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 324 1.19% 315 1.16% 639 2.35%
Kindergarten 247 0.91% 63 0.23% 310 1.14%
Grades 1-4 1,117 4.12% 115 0.42% 1,232 4.54%
Grades 5-8 1,139 4.20% 160 0.59% 1,299 4.79%
Grades 9-12 1,132 4.17% 213 0.78% 1,345 4.96%
Undergrad college 603 2.22% 359 1.32% 962 3.55%
Graduate or professional school 126 0.46% 315 1.16% 441 1.63%
Total 4,688 17.28% 1,540 5.68% 6,228 22.95%

Melrose Education Lawyers represent colleges, school districts, other educational institutions, and students in the practice of education law. They handle issues related to No Child Left Behind, special education, and disability rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Melrose Business Information

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Number of Businesses (2003): 514
Retail sales (2002): $128,388,000
Accommodation and foodservices sales (2002): $15,175,000
Melrose Business Lawyers provide services for corporations, LLCs, partnerships, contracts, franchising and business litigation. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Melrose Public Benefits Information

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Melrose Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 25,895 96.65%
 Below Poverty Level 897 3.35%

Melrose Government Finances By Year


Year  Property Taxes  Other Taxes  Intergov. Revenue  Utility Revenue  Employee Retirement Revenue  Other Revenue Total Revenue Salaries & Wages Total Debt Total Cash & Securities
1951 $2,246 $15 $833 $134 $51 $167 $3,431 $1,700 $0 $0
1952 $2,328 $31 $951 $127 $56 $184 $3,646 $1,928 $0 $0
1953 $2,672 $17 $895 $144 $59 $178 $3,948 $1,893 $0 $0
1954 $2,672 $17 $895 $144 $63 $178 $3,952 $1,893 $0 $1,393
1955 $2,815 $30 $943 $191 $63 $222 $4,234 $2,589 $600 $1,845
1956 $2,979 $13 $950 $252 $75 $282 $4,538 $2,624 $480 $1,560
1957 $3,331 $16 $1,070 $194 $77 $291 $4,963 $2,855 $360 $1,700
1958 $3,668 $26 $1,063 $208 $84 $275 $5,298 $2,396 $240 $1,828
1959 $3,769 $28 $1,194 $192 $92 $270 $5,517 $3,173 $1,420 $2,966
1960 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1961 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1962 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1963 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1964 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1965 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1966 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1967 $5,698 $11 $1,929 $316 $155 $542 $8,640 $4,332 $1,885 $2,560
1968 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1969 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1970 $7,580 $13 $1,637 $349 $155 $435 $10,156 $6,699 $1,915 $2,347
1971 $8,917 $9 $1,900 $347 $155 $432 $11,751 $6,927 $1,705 $2,537
1972 $9,725 $12 $2,124 $340 $252 $443 $12,884 $8,048 $1,745 $3,469
1973 $11,762 $15 $2,540 $258 $252 $365 $15,177 $8,897 $1,520 $4,249
1974 $11,983 $24 $2,258 $0 $252 $846 $15,339 $10,522 $9,295 $8,904
1975 $14,991 $48 $4,152 $0 $252 $998 $20,393 $10,364 $10,890 $7,871
1976 $13,090 $26 $4,714 $0 $252 $1,350 $19,406 $11,740 $9,990 $5,218
1977 $14,677 $21 $4,483 $0 $472 $1,135 $20,767 $12,310 $9,095 $6,225
1978 $15,257 $26 $5,716 $0 $498 $797 $22,268 $14,230 $8,556 $6,093
1979 $15,710 $29 $7,622 $411 $597 $869 $25,209 $13,862 $10,450 $10,773
1980 $17,298 $30 $7,855 $584 $714 $881 $27,332 $14,680 $8,870 $10,117
1981 $17,033 $25 $7,608 $831 $812 $1,731 $28,015 $15,287 $8,243 $9,148
1982 $14,462 $51 $7,686 $883 $927 $1,510 $25,468 $14,998 $6,904 $9,553
1983 $15,085 $49 $8,829 $842 $1,112 $1,248 $27,116 $14,859 $5,890 $10,206
1984 $15,529 $47 $9,153 $902 $1,002 $1,040 $27,626 $15,650 $5,565 $10,137
1985 $16,726 $23 $10,094 $871 $1,265 $1,426 $30,382 $16,684 $4,380 $10,478
1986 $17,505 $115 $11,413 $886 $1,500 $2,246 $33,550 $18,106 $5,690 $16,040
1987 $17,573 $116 $12,904 $876 $2,001 $2,334 $35,688 $22,704 $4,625 $16,750
1988 $18,199 $75 $12,765 $849 $1,476 $2,819 $36,108 $20,375 $4,210 $17,420
1989 $19,794 $85 $13,502 $1,055 $2,255 $2,850 $39,456 $24,826 $6,495 $20,924
1990 $19,896 $64 $12,173 $951 $2,016 $4,481 $39,517 $25,652 $10,062 $23,653
1991 $20,523 $107 $11,630 $1,096 $1,997 $4,033 $39,279 $23,060 $7,932 $21,450
1992 $21,111 $91 $9,466 $1,671 $2,187 $4,244 $38,679 $21,739 $10,877 $19,358
1993 $24,853 $230 $10,772 $2,018 $2,214 $4,929 $44,786 $25,661 $7,262 $19,643
1994 $25,246 $203 $11,201 $2,494 $1,982 $5,781 $46,704 $24,653 $7,151 $24,232
1995 $26,399 $208 $7,914 $1,721 $2,184 $7,486 $45,704 $27,058 $6,020 $26,630
1996 $27,149 $281 $13,081 $1,732 $2,184 $6,792 $50,938 $27,745 $6,752 $29,799
1997 $28,583 $225 $14,567 $1,979 $2,930 $6,495 $54,554 $25,279 $8,987 $40,414
1998 $29,798 $222 $13,828 $2,056 $3,610 $6,792 $56,084 $26,013 $8,914 $47,415
1999 $30,466 $197 $14,705 $2,242 $2,701 $7,068 $57,182 $26,569 $4,636 $53,108
2000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $4,591 $0 $4,591 $0 $0 $45,175
2001 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2002 $33,884 $226 $18,586 $2,170 $3,331 $6,123 $64,094 $27,380 $28,746 $57,598
2003 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2004 $38,355 $26 $14,667 $3,336 $0 $7,918 $64,276 $26,562 $42,318 $12,357
2005 $40,344 $35 $15,357 $3,640 $0 $8,500 $67,841 $26,412 $38,055 $17,776
2006 $41,283 $40 $28,096 $3,411 $0 $9,782 $82,572 $27,644 $36,562 $23,587


Year  Education  Financial Control  Public Buildings  Public Health  Transportation  Parks & Recreation Total Expenses
 Protective Services  Welfare  Interest On General Debt  Utilities  Employee Retirement  Other
1951 $1,013 $121 $15 $66 $235 $126 $3,170
$384 $482 $2 $104 $36 $586
1952 $1,098 $147 $15 $40 $295 $119 $3,237
$398 $571 $5 $143 $49 $357
1953 $1,394 $201 $19 $79 $272 $117 $3,867
$419 $595 $5 $199 $49 $518
1954 $1,394 $201 $19 $79 $272 $117 $3,870
$419 $595 $5 $199 $52 $518
1955 $1,628 $223 $21 $72 $386 $154 $4,307
$446 $552 $8 $120 $52 $645
1956 $1,999 $219 $29 $73 $283 $168 $4,607
$505 $517 $5 $136 $62 $611
1957 $1,679 $128 $27 $77 $474 $231 $4,620
$547 $556 $22 $103 $69 $707
1958 $1,933 $215 $37 $143 $348 $139 $4,956
$576 $611 $14 $96 $78 $766
1959 $2,418 $192 $0 $137 $331 $215 $5,648
$788 $586 $33 $110 $83 $755
1960 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1961 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1962 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1963 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1964 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1965 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1966 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1967 $3,848 $182 $62 $76 $444 $355 $8,288
$880 $733 $101 $83 $201 $1,323
1968 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1969 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1970 $4,854 $444 $19 $131 $520 $438 $9,840
$1,150 $75 $128 $121 $201 $1,759
1971 $5,860 $476 $22 $167 $676 $446 $11,405
$1,281 $88 $106 $131 $201 $1,951
1972 $6,415 $511 $40 $161 $520 $455 $12,820
$1,426 $108 $122 $133 $400 $2,529
1973 $7,023 $556 $42 $182 $568 $518 $14,302
$1,602 $110 $144 $171 $400 $2,986
1974 $9,183 $889 $124 $187 $442 $523 $16,598
$1,689 $112 $148 $0 $400 $2,901
1975 $13,323 $961 $49 $208 $721 $633 $22,256
$2,121 $143 $432 $0 $400 $3,265
1976 $10,717 $831 $25 $160 $873 $637 $19,401
$2,172 $147 $499 $0 $400 $2,940
1977 $11,225 $517 $160 $174 $700 $685 $21,781
$2,419 $161 $463 $0 $774 $4,503
1978 $10,769 $569 $315 $177 $1,055 $866 $22,524
$2,565 $227 $423 $0 $872 $4,686
1979 $12,117 $603 $67 $189 $1,558 $762 $24,942
$2,784 $194 $464 $487 $893 $4,824
1980 $12,675 $528 $37 $178 $1,477 $836 $26,675
$2,781 $167 $542 $299 $1,030 $6,125
1981 $13,292 $461 $98 $158 $1,601 $739 $28,724
$3,002 $158 $464 $2,319 $1,208 $5,224
1982 $12,574 $449 $73 $113 $1,581 $596 $25,545
$3,076 $139 $638 $319 $1,323 $4,664
1983 $12,990 $627 $71 $112 $1,841 $692 $26,730
$3,242 $155 $405 $310 $1,430 $4,855
1984 $13,921 $553 $82 $116 $1,647 $634 $27,508
$3,510 $150 $401 $299 $1,387 $4,808
1985 $14,973 $561 $95 $109 $1,602 $661 $28,020
$3,701 $54 $219 $271 $1,535 $4,239
1986 $16,480 $914 $69 $140 $1,830 $315 $31,355
$4,085 $53 $326 $389 $1,598 $5,156
1987 $20,000 $1,152 $163 $151 $1,847 $384 $36,775
$4,546 $61 $388 $772 $1,872 $5,439
1988 $18,591 $700 $305 $157 $2,359 $436 $36,777
$4,920 $46 $372 $820 $2,123 $5,948
1989 $19,290 $767 $1,259 $163 $2,858 $429 $39,566
$5,020 $60 $327 $363 $2,275 $6,755
1990 $20,085 $895 $989 $165 $2,528 $376 $41,042
$4,883 $62 $502 $924 $2,456 $7,177
1991 $20,588 $789 $110 $163 $2,672 $309 $41,928
$5,140 $72 $545 $822 $2,581 $8,137
1992 $20,790 $740 $63 $6 $2,050 $4,264 $45,954
$5,347 $60 $475 $223 $2,867 $9,069
1993 $21,051 $970 $80 $121 $1,704 $183 $43,397
$4,389 $34 $373 $1,123 $3,265 $10,104
1994 $22,244 $1,241 $100 $122 $2,138 $325 $46,856
$4,738 $19 $358 $1,308 $3,190 $11,073
1995 $22,575 $1,434 $130 $138 $1,811 $698 $48,959
$4,985 $17 $387 $1,354 $3,458 $11,972
1996 $22,310 $1,521 $140 $139 $2,498 $702 $48,889
$5,249 $15 $298 $1,410 $3,458 $11,149
1997 $25,383 $1,592 $167 $200 $2,351 $890 $54,283
$5,533 $38 $155 $1,581 $3,630 $12,763
1998 $25,565 $1,712 $360 $229 $2,382 $937 $57,271
$6,209 $18 $384 $1,711 $3,983 $13,781
1999 $26,685 $1,680 $59 $46 $3,726 $1,032 $56,682
$6,809 $17 $328 $1,700 $3,879 $10,721
2000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $4,175
$0 $0 $0 $0 $4,175 $0
2001 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2002 $39,353 $1,888 $0 $233 $2,511 $1,767 $77,553
$7,311 $18 $326 $792 $4,958 $18,396
2003 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2004 $33,566 $1,947 $0 $300 $2,237 $1,575 $69,757
$6,508 $28 $859 $3,208 $0 $19,529
2005 $34,092 $1,862 $0 $334 $1,883 $1,543 $69,818
$7,217 $24 $725 $2,668 $0 $19,470
2006 $36,196 $1,881 $0 $404 $1,929 $2,030 $72,640
$6,195 $48 $1,224 $1,737 $0 $20,996

Melrose Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Melrose Criminal Information

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Melrose Crimes Per 1,000 People By Type And Year



Year  Aggravated Assault  Forcible Rape  Murder / Manslaughter  Robbery Total Violent Crimes  Arson  Burglary  Larceny / Theft  Motor Vehicle Theft Total Property Crimes
1999 0.109 0.000 0.036 0.218 0.364 0.000 3.164 8.400 0.873 12.436
2000 0.107 0.036 0.000 0.250 0.393 0.000 4.035 8.533 0.428 12.996
2001 0.183 0.073 0.000 0.220 0.477 0.000 1.797 8.216 1.431 11.444
2002 0.473 0.073 0.000 0.291 0.837 0.073 2.657 7.717 1.165 11.612
2003 Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available
2004 Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available
2005 1.209 0.151 0.000 0.529 1.890 0.113 3.364 8.655 1.285 13.303
2006 1.169 0.038 0.000 0.452 1.659 0.000 2.941 8.521 0.829 12.291
2007 0.829 0.151 0.000 0.301 1.281 0.000 3.051 10.961 1.394 15.405

Melrose Law Enforcement Employeess

Year  Officers  Civilian
2004 3 44
2005 3 42
2006 1 40
2007 1 43

Melrose Crime Index

Year  Index
1999 352
2000 375
2001 325
2002 342

Melrose Criminal Lawyers represent defendants in municipal, state and federal criminal proceedings. These lawyers commonly handle cases involving DUI/DWI (drunk driving), drug possession, gun crimes, traffic tickets, violent crimes, sex crimes, theft offenses and white collar crimes. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Melrose Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Melrose Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 3,432 12.65%
10-19 Years 2,947 10.86%
20-29 Years 2,692 9.92%
30-39 Years 4,767 17.57%
40-49 Years 4,356 16.05%
50-59 Years 3,481 12.83%
60-69 Years 2,055 7.57%
70-79 Years 2,008 7.40%
80-89 Years 1,110 4.09%
90+ Years 286 1.05%

Melrose Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 12,757 47.01%
 Female 14,377 52.99%

Melrose Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 25,640 94.49%
 Asian 545 2.01%
 Multiracial 346 1.28%
 Hispanic/Latino 283 1.04%
 African-American 246 0.91%
 Other Race 46 0.17%
 Amerindian 23 0.08%
 Pacific Islander 5 0.02%

Melrose Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. Irish 9,588 30.66%
2. Italian 6,090 19.47%
3. English 3,563 11.39%
4. German 1,516 4.85%
5. French Non-Basque 1,315 4.20%
6. French Canadian 1,038 3.32%
7. United States Or American 996 3.18%
8. Scotch Irish 884 2.83%
9. Scottish 865 2.77%
10. Polish 838 2.68%

Melrose Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 23,245 91.88%
2. Italian 381 1.51%
3. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 280 1.11%
4. French 277 1.09%
5. Chinese 172 0.68%
6. Greek 118 0.47%
7. Other Indo European 116 0.46%
8. Russian 108 0.43%
9. German 73 0.29%
10. Vietnamese 65 0.26%

Melrose Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 25,487 93.93%
 Naturalized immigrant 934 3.44%
 Not a citizen 713 2.63%

Melrose Immigration Lawyers help clients navigate through the federal immigration process. They help workers secure temporary visas (H1-B, fiances obtain K-1 visas, and permanent immigrants apply for Green Cards or citizenship. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.
Melrose Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Melrose Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

02176