Latest Data (2017)
Population 41,397
Nationwide Rank 921

Quick Facts

Shelton, Connecticut is the 921st largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Shelton, Connecticut is a city.

Shelton, Connecticut is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Shelton had its largest population ever.

Shelton, Connecticut's growth is about average. 56% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Shelton, Connecticut Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
911 Sherman, Texas 41,917 19.0%
912 Beverly, Massachusetts 41,816 4.9%
913 Woonsocket, Rhode Island 41,759 -3.5%
914 Oakley, California 41,714 61.3%
915 Westfield, Massachusetts 41,700 4.0%
916 Belleville, Illinois 41,649 -1.6%
917 Leominster, Massachusetts 41,615 0.3%
918 Cedar Falls, Iowa 41,570 14.8%
919 Campbell, California 41,544 6.7%
920 Manassas, Virginia 41,501 18.9%
921 Shelton, Connecticut 41,397 8.3%
922 Findlay, Ohio 41,321 5.3%
923 La Quinta, California 41,304 68.0%
924 Winter Haven, Florida 41,280 50.5%
925 Huntsville, Texas 41,277 17.4%
926 Buffalo Grove, Illinois 41,226 -4.7%
927 Bartlett, Illinois 41,149 11.7%
928 Danville, Virginia 41,130 -14.7%
929 Bremerton, Washington 41,041 10.2%
930 Grove City, Ohio 41,022 48.3%
931 Puyallup, Washington 41,001 18.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In Connecticut

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
488 New Britain 72,710 1.6%
621 Bristol 60,223 -0.1%
627 Meriden 59,927 2.8%
694 West Haven 54,843 4.7%
730 Milford 52,970 4.4%
833 Middletown 46,478 1.7%
921 Shelton 41,397 8.3%
972 Norwich 39,470 9.2%
1111 Torrington 34,538 -1.9%
1207 Naugatuck 31,461 1.3%
1386 New London 27,072 3.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 41,397 921
2016 41,334 918
2015 41,296 908
2014 41,295 897
2013 40,999 892
2012 40,261 906
2011 39,987 902
2010 39,559 905
2009 40,305 875
2008 39,908 877
2007 39,714 869
2006 39,584 863
2005 38,869 861
2004 38,915 853
2003 38,862 854
2002 38,618 852
2001 38,413 849
2000 38,201 848
1990 35,394 771