Melrose is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Melrose Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Douglas County at latitude 43.2476 and longitude -123.459. Douglas County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 420 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Melrose Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 4.35 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Melrose, OR area
Also See: Roseburg, OR ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||736|
|Population in Familes||651|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||10|
|Average Household Size||2.58|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||313 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||246 (78.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||38 (12.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||28 ( 8.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$329,851|
|Average Home Value||$376,423|
|Median Household Income||$53,630|
|Average Household Income||$68,459|
|Per Capita Income||$26,323|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||5.96%|
|Per Capita Income||2.15%|
The table below compares Melrose to the other 377 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Oregon by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 232||39th|
|Population Density1||# 312||18th|
|Diversity Index2||# 353||7th|
|Median Household Income||# 87||77th|
|Per Capita Income||# 105||72nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Oregon Census Data Comparison Tool.