Ellenwood is a medium-sized town located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 35,459 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Ellenwood is the 26th largest community in Georgia.
Ellenwood real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Ellenwood house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Ellenwood is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ellenwood is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ellenwood who work in office and administrative support (20.89%), sales jobs (8.90%), and management occupations (8.41%).
Also of interest is that Ellenwood has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One downside of living in Ellenwood is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Ellenwood, the average commute to work is 34.38 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The percentage of people in Ellenwood who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 26.76% of adults in Ellenwood have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Ellenwood in 2010 was $25,803, which is wealthy relative to Georgia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $103,212 for a family of four. However, Ellenwood contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Ellenwood is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Ellenwood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ellenwood residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Ellenwood include Jamaican, African, Irish, German, and English.
The most common language spoken in Ellenwood is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.