Ellington is a tiny city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 979 people and just one neighborhood, Ellington is the 343rd largest community in Missouri.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Ellington, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 46.67% of Ellington’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Ellington is a city of service providers, production and manufacturing workers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ellington who work in personal care services (8.89%), management occupations (8.64%) and healthcare suport services (7.65%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet city 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!) Ellington 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. Ellington has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Ellington than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Ellington may be for you.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 19.13 minutes getting to work every day.
Ellington is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.