Ellisville, MO

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Living in Ellisville

Ellisville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 9,862 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Ellisville is the 82nd largest community in Missouri.

Ellisville real estate is some of the most expensive in Missouri, although Ellisville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Ellisville is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 89.29% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Ellisville is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ellisville who work in sales jobs (15.03%), office and administrative support (12.47%), and management occupations (12.28%).

Also of interest is that Ellisville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

A relatively large number of people in Ellisville telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 11.00% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Because of many things, Ellisville is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Ellisville a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Ellisville has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Ellisville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

If knowledge is power, Ellisville is a pretty powerful place. 50.09% of the adults in Ellisville have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.

The per capita income in Ellisville in 2018 was $46,378, which is wealthy relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $185,512 for a family of four. However, Ellisville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Ellisville is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Ellisville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ellisville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Ellisville include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.

The most common language spoken in Ellisville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.