Melrose is located in southwest Wisconsin. Melrose is between the Jackson, La Crosse county. Melrose has 0.80 square miles of land area and 0.03 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Melrose population is 549, which has grown 3.78% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 6.73% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Melrose median household income is $36,250 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 4.49% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 20.43% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Melrose median house value is $117,900 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -77.29% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 47.86% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. 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 better than the state average in quality. The Melrose area code is 608.