Overview

Introduction to Ellisville, Missouri

Ellisville, Missouri, in St. Louis county, is 14 miles SW of St. Charles, Missouri and 16 miles W of St. Louis, Missouri. It is part of the surrounding Saint Louis metro area.

Ellisville History

Located in the Saint Louis metro area, the city of Ellisville was named by William Hereford after a post office in Virginia. The first settler of this area was Captain James Harvey Ferris, who arrived with some slaves in 1837. The area was originally inhabited by Native Americans.

Ellisville and nearby Attractions

  • Museum of Transportation
  • Jefferson Barracks Historical Park
  • Gateway Arch
  • Robertsville State Park
  • Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House
  • Saint Louis Science Center

Things To Do In Ellisville

Castlewood State Park and Robertsville State Park offer opportunities for camping, fishing and swimming. The Jefferson Barracks Historical Park and the Chatillon-Demenil Mansion are nearby as well.

Ellisville Transportation

Air transportation is available from Lambert-Saint Louis International Airport.

Ellisville Higher Education

Nearby colleges and universities include Saint Louis Community College, Southern Illinois University, the University of Missouri and Webster University.

Demographics

People

Total Population9,581
Male Share of the Population45.3%
Female Share of the Population54.7%
Senior Citizens22%
Employed Population 16+4,433
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married53.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher39.6%
Median Earnings25+$49,880
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$27,853
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,340

Wealth

Median Family Income$95,956
% Above Poverty Level94.6%
% Below Poverty Level5.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home10.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.2%
% Using Public Transportation0.2%

Housing

People Living Alone29%
Median Gross Rent$1,194
Median House Value$238,400

Ancestry

German33.6%
Irish20.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)20%
English10.8%
French Except Basque7.5%
Italian4.9%
Polish2.2%
Scottish2%
Swedish1.9%
Portuguese1.3%
Welsh1.3%
Brazilian1.2%
Hungarian1%
Croatian0.9%
Czech0.8%
Arab0.7%
African0.7%
Norwegian0.7%
Dutch0.7%
Greek0.6%
Canadian0.6%
Slovak0.4%
Swiss0.3%
Russian0.3%
Nigerian0.3%
Kenyan0.3%
Lebanese0.1%
Syrian0.1%
Austrian0.1%
Danishn0.1%
Albanian0.1%
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Ellisville Almanac

CategoryValue
CountySt Louis County
Standard Zip Codes63038, 63021, 63011
Phone Area Codes636
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude38.58
Approximate Longitude-90.67

Ellisville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationST CHARLES 7 SSW
Distance7.3 miles
Jan Temp17 to 38 F
Apr Temp43 to 66 F
Jul Temp67 to 89 F
Oct Temp43 to 69 F
Annual Precip38 inches
StationWELDON SPRING NWS
Distance9.1 miles
Jan Temp18 to 38 F
Apr Temp44 to 66 F
Jul Temp68 to 88 F
Oct Temp45 to 69 F
Annual Precip38.6 inches
StationST PETERS 2 SSE
Distance11 miles
Jan Temp19 to 38 F
Apr Temp42 to 67 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp45 to 70 F
Annual Precip38.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Ballwin30,332$108,302
Chesterfield47,663$137,974
Clarkson Valley2,640$172,262
Manchester18,189$93,705
Wildwood35,517$144,554
Winchester1,482$73,542

Ellisville Public Schools

Crestview Middle
16025 Clayton Rd
ZIP: 63011
(636) 891-6950
Middle
Total Enrollment 1185
Ellisville Elem.
1425 Froesel
ZIP: 63011
(636) 891-6600
Primary
Total Enrollment 539
Center For Creative Learning
265 Old State Rd
ZIP: 63021
(636) 891-6525
Primary
Ridge Meadows Elem.
777 Ridge Rd
ZIP: 63021
(636) 891-6650
Primary
Total Enrollment 410

Ellisville Private Schools

Howard Park Center
15834 Clayton Rd
ZIP: 63011
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 16
St Clare Of Assisi School
15668 Clayton Rd
ZIP: 63011
Elementary
Total Enrollment 408
St John Lutheran School
15800 Manchester Rd
ZIP: 63011
Elementary
Total Enrollment 388
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