Melissa employment information

Income per capita$33,535$26,513$28,555
Median household income$102,591$52,576$53,482
Median income owner occupied$96,875$68,067$68,142
Median income renter occupied$115,284$34,156$33,219
Median earnings male$57,691$34,774$36,116
Median earnings female$31,427$24,235$25,692
Unemployment rate1.9%4.9%5.8%
Poverty level2.3%17.7%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Melissa is 17% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in Melissa is 92% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Melissa is 68% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Melissa is 85% lower than the national average.

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Hours worked per week

Melissa median earnings by income bracket

Melissa employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry6.6%1.7%
Manufacturing sector14.6%0.4%
Financial & insurance services9.8%3.3%
Wholesale & retail services12.0%12.8%
Public administration4.1%1.8%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.8%0.8%
Education, health & social services8.8%52.2%

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Lowry Crossing, TX1,813$89,61568%
Celina, TX6,558$88,50065%
Melissa, TX5,675$102,59192%

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South Tucson, AZ5,675$23,77856%
Belle Fourche, SD5,677$41,35623%
Sinton, TX5,678$39,26827%
Conley, GA5,679$29,92544%
Chena Ridge, AK5,671$81,44652%
Melissa, TX5,675$102,59192%
Source: The Melissa, TX employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.