Ellington is a medium-sized town located in the state of Connecticut. With a population of 15,916 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Ellington is the 74th 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, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ellington who work in office and administrative support (13.85%), sales jobs (11.03%), and business and financial occupations (8.64%).
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 citizens of Ellington are among the most well-educated in the nation: 42.07% of adults in Ellington have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Ellington in 2010 was $43,323, which is upper middle income relative to Connecticut, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $173,292 for a family of four.
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, German, French , and English.
The most common language spoken in Ellington is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Asian languages and Chinese.