In 2017, Ely, MN had a population of 3.43k people with a median age of 46.8 and a median household income of $36,179. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Ely, MN declined from 3,441 to 3,425, a -0.465% decrease and its median household income grew from $35,288 to $36,179, a 2.52% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ely, MN are White (Non-Hispanic) (97.6%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (0.613%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.584%), White (Hispanic) (0.526%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.438%). N/A% of the people in Ely, MN speak a non-English language, and 99.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Ely, MN are Vermilion Community College (166 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Ely, MN is $96,000, and the homeownership rate is 66.6%. Most people in Ely, MN commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 13.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Ely, MN is 2 cars per household.