Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Ellisville, MS
Ellisville is a city in Jones County, Mississippi, United States. The population was 3,465 at the 2000 census.==History==Named for Powhatan Ellis, a former U.S. Senator for Mississippi and descendant of Chief Powhatan, father of Pocahontas. Ellisville was the major commercial and population center of Jones County (named after John Paul Jones) until being supplanted by nearby Laurel in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. During the American Civil War, Ellisville and Jones County was a center of pro-Union resistance. Though there were many anti-secession movements and actions throughout the Confederacy, the "Free and Sovereign State of Jones" (or sometimes "Kingdom of Jones") had from the very beginning posed the most serious and persistent threat, and even went as far as drafting its...
||Population (as of 2000)|
||Square Miles of Land||2.0
||Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)|
||Square Miles of Water||$64,300
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||Number of Businesses (as of 2003)||$9,241,000
||Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)|
||Number of Employees (as of 2003)||$39,291,000
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