Melissa is a city located in Collin County Texas. With a 2020 population of 16,137, it is the 178th largest city in Texas and the 2208th largest city in the United States . Melissa is currently growing at a rate of 14.23% annually and its population has increased by 243.71% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,695 in 2010. Melissa reached it's highest population of 16,137 in 2021. Spanning over 12 miles, Melissa has a population density of 1,409 people per square mile.
The average household income in Melissa is $132,335 with a poverty rate of 1.09%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,098 per month, and the median house value is $307,700. The median age in Melissa is 33.4 years, 42.1 years for males, and 27.2 years for females.