Melrose is a city located in the Massachusetts region of the United States. During the most recent census, Melrose had a population of 26,983. Melrose is the 65th most poplulated city in the Massachusetts region, the 1,621st most populated city in the United States and the 11,051st most populated city in the world. Melrose is in the America/New York timezone which is 4 hours behind UTC. Melrose adjusts the hour with daylight savings time during the winter months.
Melrose is located at sea level (18 meters / 59 feet). The closest cities to Melrose are Stoneham (3.6 km / 2.3 miles), Malden (3.7 km / 2.3 miles), Saugus (4.7 km / 2.9 miles), Wakefield (5.4 km / 3.3 miles) and Medford (5.5 km / 3.4 miles)