Ellaville is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 1,879 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Ellaville is the 265th largest community in Georgia.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Ellaville is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.84% of the Ellaville workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Ellaville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ellaville who work in office and administrative support (14.74%), healthcare (7.07%), and teaching (7.07%).
The percentage of people in Ellaville with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 10.82% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Ellaville in 2010 was $18,115, which is middle income relative to Georgia, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $72,460 for a family of four. Ellaville also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 36.25% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Ellaville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Ellaville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ellaville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Ellaville include English, German, Scottish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Ellaville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.