Ellington is a medium-sized town located in the state of Connecticut. With a population of 16,426 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Ellington is the 71st largest community in Connecticut.
Unlike some towns, Ellington isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Ellington are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ellington is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ellington who work in management occupations (15.21%), sales jobs (10.40%), and business and financial occupations (9.76%).
Also of interest is that Ellington has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Ellington is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 45.94% of adults in Ellington have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Ellington in 2018 was $48,985, which is middle income relative to Connecticut, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $195,940 for a family of four.
Ellington is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Ellington home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ellington residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Ellington include Irish, Italian, German, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Ellington is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.