Ellington is a medium-sized town located in the state of Connecticut. With a population of 16,467 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Ellington is the 74th largest community in Connecticut.
Ellington is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 (12.85%), sales jobs (10.72%), and office and administrative support (10.01%).
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.
The education level of Ellington ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Ellington, 47.02% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Ellington in 2018 was $50,643, which is upper middle income relative to Connecticut, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $202,572 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 Italian, Irish, German, English, and French.
The most common language spoken in Ellington is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.