New Ellenton is a very small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 2,121 people and two constituent neighborhoods, New Ellenton is the 144th largest community in South Carolina.
New Ellenton real estate is some of the most expensive in South Carolina, although New Ellenton 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, New Ellenton is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, New Ellenton is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in New Ellenton who work in sales jobs (14.56%), office and administrative support (12.06%), and management occupations (7.78%).
It is a fairly quiet town 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!) New Ellenton 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. New Ellenton has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in New Ellenton than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, New Ellenton may be for you.
As is often the case in a small town, New Ellenton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The rate of college-level education in New Ellenton is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.76% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in New Ellenton in 2010 was $19,753, which is middle income relative to South Carolina, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $79,012 for a family of four. However, New Ellenton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
New Ellenton is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call New Ellenton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of New Ellenton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in New Ellenton include German, English, Italian, and Other Subsaharan African.
The most common language spoken in New Ellenton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.