Mellen is a tiny city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 717 people and just one neighborhood, Mellen is the 393rd largest community in Wisconsin.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Mellen is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 48.37% of the Mellen workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Mellen is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Mellen who work in office and administrative support (17.21%), personal care services (7.42%) and sales jobs (6.82%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Mellen’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Mellen is worth considering.
Mellen 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.