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Demographics

People

Total Population704
Male Share of the Population47.4%
Female Share of the Population52.6%
Senior Citizens22%
Employed Population 16+282
Age of the Population48

Families

% of people married49.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10.5%
Median Earnings25+$24,375
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$26,875
Median Earnings With High School Degree$19,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$46,131
% Above Poverty Level82.1%
% Below Poverty Level17.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home1.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work8.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone42.6%
Median Gross Rent$475
Median House Value$61,200

Ancestry

German46.3%
Finnish14.1%
Polish11.4%
Swedish8.1%
Italian7.8%
Norwegian7.2%
Irish6%
English5.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)5.7%
Russian4%
Canadian1.6%
Swiss1.4%
Dutch1.3%
Czech1.1%
French Except Basque0.9%
Ukrainian0.4%
Slovak0.4%
Hungarian0.3%
Scottish0.3%
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Mellen Almanac

CategoryValue
County Ashland County
Standard Zip Codes54546
Phone Area Codes715
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude46.32
Approximate Longitude-90.66

Mellen Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationMELLEN 4 NE
Distance2.9 miles
Jan Temp-3 to 19 F
Apr Temp28 to 51 F
Jul Temp55 to 77 F
Oct Temp34 to 54 F
Annual Precip33.3 inches
StationHURLEY
Distance24.1 miles
Jan Temp-0 to 19 F
Apr Temp29 to 49 F
Jul Temp56 to 76 F
Oct Temp35 to 53 F
Annual Precip33.1 inches
StationIRONWOOD
Distance24.8 miles
Jan Temp-0 to 19 F
Apr Temp28 to 50 F
Jul Temp55 to 77 F
Oct Temp34 to 53 F
Annual Precip34.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Ashland8,083$50,777
Butternut412$45,875
Hurley1,480$48,750
Montreal747$46,042

Mellen Public Libraries

Legion Memorial Library
106 IRON ST.
Mellen, Wisconsin
(715) 274-8331

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Mellen Public Schools

Mellen Public School
420 S Main St
ZIP: 54546
(715) 274-3601
Other
Total Enrollment 282
Mellen Technology Charter School
420 S Main St
ZIP: 54546
(715) 274-3601
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