About the Melrose Area

Melrose is a beautiful place to live with Big and Little Birch Lakes, and other nearby lakes. Melrose sits on the banks of the Sauk River and the Lake Wobegon Trail system and the Interstate 94 corridor.

Community Highlights

  • Melrose is located in between Alexandria and St. Cloud. It is just a half hour to either city.
  • The population is approximately 3,600
  • Melrose has three parks, two churches, and a lively downtown
  • Excellent public and private elementary and high school system