Ellisville is a very small city located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 4,573 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Ellisville is the 75th largest community in Mississippi.
Unlike some cities, Ellisville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Ellisville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ellisville is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ellisville who work in personal care services (11.73%), sales jobs (11.20%), and healthcare (10.08%).
In addition, Ellisville is a college town. There are a lot of students in Ellisville attending college, and as a result Ellisville provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared to the needs and activities of students.
As is often the case in a small city, Ellisville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of adults in Ellisville with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.80% of adults in Ellisville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Ellisville in 2010 was $12,642, which is low income relative to Mississippi and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $50,568 for a family of four. Ellisville also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 39.67% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Ellisville is an extremely 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 Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Ellisville include German, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Ellisville is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and German.