Glen Ellen is a tiny town located in the state of California. With a population of 809 people and just one neighborhood, Glen Ellen is the 723rd largest community in California.
Real Estate Prices
Glen Ellen home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but Glen Ellen real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Glen Ellen is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Glen Ellen is a town of managers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Glen Ellen who work in management occupations (38.06%), art, media, and design (8.89%) and sales jobs (8.89%).
Of important note, Glen Ellen is also a town of artists. Glen Ellen has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Glen Ellen’s character.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 9.01% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Glen Ellen has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Glen Ellen a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small town, Glen Ellen doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.