Melissa, TX

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640 Vital Statistics. 49 Condition Alerts found.

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Melissa Profile


Overview

Melissa is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 7,436 people and just one neighborhood, Melissa is the 378th largest community in Texas. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Melissa, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Melissa, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Melissa’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Melissa does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $102,591.00.

Melissa real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Melissa house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Occupations and Workforce

Melissa is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.49% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Melissa is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Melissa who work in sales jobs (18.73%), office and administrative support (15.30%), and management occupations (8.75%).

Also of interest is that Melissa has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.


Setting & Lifestyle

Because of many things, Melissa is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Melissa really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Melissa perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

In Melissa, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.20 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

Melissa is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Melissa Demographics

The population of Melissa is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 36.50% of adults in Melissa have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Melissa in 2010 was $33,535, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $134,140 for a family of four.

Melissa is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Melissa home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Melissa residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Melissa also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.74% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Melissa include Irish, African, French , and English.

The most common language spoken in Melissa is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Persian.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Melissa 0.101011101001110
Texas 4.12
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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Melissa 0.101011101001110
Texas 28.31
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Melissa 0.101011101001110
Texas 30

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 20 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 3 districts:

MCKINNEY ISD


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District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 30.3% 59.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 26.4% 53.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.9% 6.9%

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ANNA ISD


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District Quality Compared to Texas

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to TX Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Special Program Center
501 S Sherley Ave
Anna, TX, 75409
11-11
Joe K Bryant El
2725 Bryant Farm Rd
Anna, TX, 75409
01-05
Anna H S
1107 Rosamond Pkwy
Anna, TX, 75409
09-12
Special Prog Ctr/J J A E P
1800 N Graves St
Mckinney, TX, 75069
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Sue Evelyn Rattan El
1221 S Ferguson Pkwy
Anna, TX, 75409
01-05
Anna Isd Early Childhood Center
601 S Sherley Ave
Anna, TX, 75409
PK-KG
Anna Middle
1201 N Powell Pkwy
Anna, TX, 75409
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 44.7% 59.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 36.2% 53.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.5% 6.9%

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MELISSA ISD


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District Quality Compared to Texas

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Better than of TX school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to TX Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Collin Co J J A E P
200 S Mcdonald St
Mckinney, TX, 75069
08-08
Melissa Middle
2950 Cardinal Dr
Melissa, TX, 75454
07-08
Harry Mckillop El
3509 Liberty Way
Melissa, TX, 75454
PK-03
Melissa H S
3150 Cardinal Dr
Melissa, TX, 75454
09-12
Melissa Ridge Intermed
3233 W Fannin
Melissa, TX, 75454
04-06

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 21.1% 59.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 15.6% 53.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.5% 6.9%

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