Ellwood City is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 7,617 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Ellwood City is the 162nd largest community in Pennsylvania.
Unlike some boroughs, Ellwood City isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Ellwood City are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ellwood City is a borough of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ellwood City who work in sales jobs (10.52%), healthcare (10.10%), and office and administrative support (10.04%).
The education level of Ellwood City citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.87% of adults in Ellwood City have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Ellwood City in 2010 was $22,826, which is lower middle income relative to Pennsylvania, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $91,304 for a family of four. However, Ellwood City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Ellwood City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ellwood City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Ellwood City include Italian, Irish, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Ellwood City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.