Shelton, CT
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Shelton Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Shelton Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
41,296

Age

PEOPLE OF Connecticut DETAILS
Under 5 Years 3.99
5 To 17 14.90
18 To 24 8.74
25 To 34 8.83
35 To 54 29.53
55 To 64 14.85
65 Years And Over 19.15

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 4.3
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 93.3
COLLEGE GRADUATES 39.4

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Shelton 42417 39153.02440375229 #BED630
USA 28889 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Shelton 86870 43171.91456846264 #BED630
USA 53657 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
5.1%

Employment Industries in Shelton

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 16.1
Manufacturing 12.7
Retail 11.4
Education 9.3
Professional, scientific, and technical services 7.2
Construction 6.9
Finance 6.7
Other 4.6
Accommodation 4.4
Administration 3.4
Public Service 3.2
Real estate 3.1
Wholesale 3.0
Information Technology 2.3
Transportation 2.2
Arts 2.0

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 89.1
Black Or African American 0.9
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.0
Asian 3.8
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Some Other Race Alone 0.8
Two Or More Races 0.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 5.4

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Italian 28.2
Irish 18.9
Polish 10.1
English 8.8
German 8.6
Portuguese 3.6
French 3.3
Russian 3.1
Slovak 2.9
Swedish 2.7
Hungarian 2.5
Lithuanian 1.9
Scottish 1.6
French Canadian 1.6
Ukrainian 1.4
Czech 1.2
Greek 0.9
Albanian 0.8
Norwegian 0.7
Romanian 0.6

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 80.9
Spanish 4.8
Portuguese 3.4
Polish 2.3
Italian 1.0
Other Indo-European 1.0
Chinese 0.9
Russian 0.6
Slavic languages 0.5
Hindi 0.5
Greek 0.4
Other Asian languages 0.4
Indic languages 0.4
Tagalog 0.4
French 0.4
Persian 0.3
Vietnamese 0.3
German 0.3
Gujarathi 0.3
African languages 0.2

Foreign Born Shelton Residents:
12.9%