Ellenton is a very small town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 4,621 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Ellenton is the 287th largest community in Florida.
Unlike some towns, Ellenton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Ellenton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ellenton is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Ellenton who work in healthcare (13.34%), office and administrative support (12.20%), and sales jobs (10.98%).
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Ellenton has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Ellenton has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Ellenton than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Ellenton may be for you.
As is often the case in a small town, Ellenton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of people in Ellenton who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 25.87% of adults in Ellenton have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Ellenton in 2010 was $27,404, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $109,616 for a family of four. However, Ellenton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Ellenton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ellenton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Ellenton include Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Ellenton is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.