StatisticMelroseOaklandCalifornia
Population437412,04039,512,223
Population density (sq mi)4787,372256
Median age33.336.236.0
Male/Female ratio1.3:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a44%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%46%46%
Speak Englishn/a60%56%
Speak Spanishn/a22%29%

Key findings

  • The population density in Melrose is 94% lower than Oakland
  • The median age in Melrose is 8% lower than Oakland
  • In Melrose 47.39% of the population is White
  • In Melrose 10.47% of the population is Black
  • In Melrose 13.21% of the population is Asian

Compare Oakland, CA Demographics

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      Melrose population breakdown by race

      RaceMelroseOaklandCalifornia
      White47.39%38.20%61.26%
      Black10.47%24.74%5.85%
      Asian13.21%15.95%13.85%
      American Indian0.00%0.79%0.74%
      Native Hawaiian0.76%0.58%0.39%
      Mixed race5.12%6.63%4.62%
      Other race23.05%13.11%13.28%
      In Melrose, 26.7% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

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      Melrose age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Melrose, Oakland, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).