From a total population of 1,966, Ely has a median age of 35.2. The average age of males, in Ely, is 35.6 while the average age of females is 34.8. When you compare this to median age of Iowa, Ely is 2.8 years younger.
The median income of individuals, in Ely, is $34,667 while the average household income is $97,955. When comparing the median income of people living in Ely to the rest of Iowa, the average income in Ely is $7,046 more.