Melrose is located in south Iowa. Melrose is between the Monroe, Appanoose, Lucas, Wayne county. Melrose has 1.01 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010, the total Melrose population is 112, which has shrunk 13.85% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 4.10% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Melrose median household income is $47,000 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 35.90% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 21.52% and is much higher than the national average rate of 19.17%. Melrose median house value is $63,800 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 63.59% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 49.58% and is higher than the national average rate of 50.42%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Melrose is much better than the state average in quality. The Melrose area code is 641.
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* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data