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Statistics & Facts

The Missouri state capital is Jefferson City.
The population of Ellisville is approximately 9,104 (2000), 9133 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 2,780 (1990), 3621 (2010).
The amount of land area in Ellisville is 10.49 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Ellisville is 4.3 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Ellisville to Washington DC is 770 miles.
The distance to the Missouri state capital is 91 miles. (as the crow flies)
Ellisville is positioned 38.58 degrees north of the equator and 90.58 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Ellisville elevation is 730 feet above sea level.
Ellisville median income is $ 65,016 (2000).
The Ellisville median home price is $ 151,900 (2000).
The average winter temperature is 27.9 degrees F.
The average spring temperature is 54.8 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 78.4 degrees F.
The average fall temperature is 56.7 degrees F.


about 23 miles from St. Louis in eastern Missouri. Nearby communities include Clarkson Valley, Ballwin, Winchester, Wildwood, Chesterfield, Manchester, Twin Oaks and Valley Park.
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History & History Related Items

Ellisville was settled some before 1837 by Captain James Harvey Ferris of Kentucky. Later, he sold his home to Vespasian Ellis, a newspaperman from St. Louis. His farm was sold to William A. Hereford in 1842 or 1843. Hereford was from Ellisville, Virginia. It is not certain if Ellisville was named for Ellis or by Hereford for his previous home. Learn much more about Ellisville history at this good history page for Ellisville.
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The incorporation of Ellisville



Annual Harvest Festival
held each year in October with entertainment, bands, petting zoo, rides, crafts and more.
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Ellisville City Government

No. 1 Weis Avenue
Ellisville, MO 63011
Phone: 636-227-9660
Fax: 636-227-9486

Ellisville Schools

Rockwood School District
111 East North Street
Eureka, Missouri 63025
Phone: 636-938-2200
Serving all or parts of Ballwin, Chesterfield, Clarkson Valley, Ellisville, Eureka, Fenton, Manchester, Wildwood and Winchester Ellisville


The population of Ellisville was:
1950 - 625
1960 - 2,732
1970 - 4,681
1980 - 6,233
1990 - 7,239
2000 - 9,104

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