About This Place
Melissa is a city in Collin County, Texas, United States. The population was 1,350 at the 2000 census, but has since increased to an estimated population of 3,014 in July 2006, a 123.3% increase.
Melissa is located at 33°17′01″N 96°34′19″W / 33.283534°N 96.571851°W / 33.283534; -96.571851.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.6 square miles (11.9 km2), all of it land.