Melrose is a city located in Stearns County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 3,684, it is the 187th largest city in Minnesota and the 5635th largest city in the United States . Melrose is currently growing at a rate of 0.38% annually and its population has increased by 2.39% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,598 in 2010. Melrose reached it's highest population of 3,684 in 2021. Spanning over 3 miles, Melrose has a population density of 1,161 people per square mile.
The average household income in Melrose is $67,700 with a poverty rate of 3.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $873 per month, and the median house value is $131,000. The median age in Melrose is 39.6 years, 38.5 years for males, and 44.3 years for females.