Shelton SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
7
Diversity
7
Safety
9
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
5

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Shelton, Connecticut Info Snack

Shelton is a city in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States. The population was 39,559 at the 2010 census.
Population
41,155
Unemployment
5.3%
Poverty
4.4%
Median Home
$345,200
Median Income
$94,446
Median Rent
$1,422

Rankings for Shelton in Connecticut

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Map Of Shelton, CT

Population over time in Shelton

Year Population % Change
2017 41,155 -0.3%
2016 41,282 0.7%
2015 40,979 0.5%
2014 40,783 0.8%
2013 40,472 1.2%
2012 40,006 0.9%
2011 39,641 0.8%
2010 39,310 0.6%
2009 39,061 -
Crime/100k Shelton CT USA
Violent Crime 55.2 207.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 2.3 5.0
Robbery 16.8 61.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 19.2 120.2 246.8
Property Crime 686.6 1681.0 2199.5
Burglary 160.8 222.5 376.0
Larceny 444.1 1251.8 1594.6
Car Theft 81.6 206.7 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Shelton

White
85.0% (34,996)
African American
1.6% (643)
American Indian
0.1% (32)
Asian
4.2% (1,735)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (34)
Two Or More
0.9% (365)
Hispanic
8.1% (3,350)
Race Shelton CT USA
White 85.0% 67.5% 61.1%
African American 1.6% 9.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 4.2% 4.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.9% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.1% 15.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Shelton, Connecticut

Less than $10,000
3.8% (155,800)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.2% (91,869)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.5% (266,295)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.2% (213,690)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.1% (334,757)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.2% (583,685)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.8% (566,570)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.5% (883,708)
$150,000 to $199,999
13.6% (560,277)
$200,000 or more
11.1% (458,843)
Income Shelton CT USA
Less than $10,000 3.8% 517.1% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.2% 357.6% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.5% 737.0% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.2% 713.5% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.1% 1064.2% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.2% 1550.8% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.8% 1245.1% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.5% 1722.6% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 13.6% 904.4% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 11.1% 1187.8% 697.9%

Gender in Shelton

Female
51.9% (21,366)
Male
48.1% (19,789)
Gender Shelton CT USA
Female 51.9% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Shelton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,234)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (1,646)
High School / GED
27.0% (11,111)
Some College
18.0% (7,407)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (3,292)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (9,465)
Master's Degree
14.0% (5,761)
Professional Degree
2.0% (823)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (411)
Education Shelton CT USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 17.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 14.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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