Melissa is a city located in Texas. With a 2020 population of 11,461, it is the 220th largest city in Texas and the 2817th largest city in the United States. Melissa is currently growing at a rate of 5.83% annually and its population has increased by 144.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,695 in 2010. Spanning over 12 miles, Melissa has a population density of 1,001 people per square mile.
The average household income in Melissa is $128,607 with a poverty rate of 0.29%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,059 per month, and the median house value is $279,000. The median age in Melissa is 33.7 years, 42.1 years for males, and 29.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 69.8 males.