Shelton, CT
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Shelton Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2016 (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
41,334

Age

PEOPLE OF Connecticut DETAILS
Under 5 Years 3.63
5 To 17 15.30
18 To 24 8.34
25 To 34 8.85
35 To 54 28.75
55 To 64 15.10
65 Years And Over 20.03

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 4.6
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 93.5
COLLEGE GRADUATES 40.2

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Shelton 43810 39164.48623822455 #BED630
USA 29829 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Shelton 87277 42068.76978417266 #BED630
USA 55322 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
5.0%

Employment Industries in Shelton

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 16.7
Manufacturing 13.8
Retail 10.4
Education 10.3
Professional, scientific, and technical services 7.0
Construction 6.6
Finance 5.6
Accommodation 5.2
Other 4.8
Administration 3.5
Public Service 3.3
Wholesale 3.1
Real estate 2.6


Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 88.3
Black Or African American 1.2
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.0
Asian 3.7
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 0.7
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 6.1

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Italian 27.2
Irish 17.6
Polish 10.6
German 9.5
English 8.0
French 3.4
Portuguese 3.3
Slovak 3.3
Hungarian 2.6
Russian 2.5
Swedish 2.3
French Canadian 2.0
Ukrainian 1.5
Lithuanian 1.4
Scottish 1.3
Greek 1.1
Czech 1.0
Dutch 0.7
Scots-Irish 0.7
Croatian 0.6

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 82.3
Spanish 5.2
Portuguese 3.1
Polish 1.8
Italian 1.1
Langs. of India 1.1
Other Indo-European 1.0
Slavic languages 0.8
Chinese 0.8
French 0.7
Greek 0.5
Tagalog 0.4
Other Asian languages 0.4
Vietnamese 0.3
African languages 0.2
German/Yiddish 0.2
Persian 0.2
Arabic 0.2
Serbo-Croatian 0.1
Russian 0.1

Foreign Born Shelton Residents:
12.6%