Ellisville, MO

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Living in Ellisville

Ellisville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 9,770 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Ellisville is the 82nd largest community in Missouri.

Ellisville real estate is some of the most expensive in Missouri, although Ellisville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Ellisville is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 90.11% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Ellisville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ellisville who work in sales jobs (18.31%), management occupations (11.99%), and office and administrative support (11.06%).

Also of interest is that Ellisville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 9.76% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

The education level of Ellisville ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Ellisville, 48.07% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.

The per capita income in Ellisville in 2010 was $38,442, which is wealthy relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $153,768 for a family of four. However, Ellisville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Ellisville is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Ellisville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ellisville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Ellisville include German, Irish, English, French, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Ellisville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.