Latest Data (2016)
Population 41,334
Nationwide Rank 918

Quick Facts

Shelton, Connecticut is the 918th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Shelton, Connecticut is a city.

Shelton, Connecticut is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Shelton had its largest population ever.

Shelton, Connecticut's growth is about average. 57% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Shelton, Connecticut Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
908 Farmington, New Mexico 41,629 8.2%
909 Sherman, Texas 41,567 18.0%
910 Westfield, Massachusetts 41,552 3.6%
911 Manassas, Virginia 41,483 18.9%
912 Findlay, Ohio 41,422 5.6%
913 Woonsocket, Rhode Island 41,406 -4.3%
914 Cedar Falls, Iowa 41,390 14.3%
915 Beverly, Massachusetts 41,365 3.8%
916 Coppell, Texas 41,360 13.0%
917 Buffalo Grove, Illinois 41,346 -4.4%
918 Shelton, Connecticut 41,334 8.2%
919 Hutchinson, Kansas 41,310 -1.2%
920 Huntsville, Texas 41,208 17.2%
921 Bartlett, Illinois 41,178 11.8%
922 La Quinta, California 40,956 66.5%
923 Campbell, California 40,939 5.1%
924 Covington, Kentucky 40,797 -5.0%
925 Sumter, South Carolina 40,723 0.1%
926 Bremerton, Washington 40,675 9.2%
927 Puyallup, Washington 40,640 17.7%
928 Oakley, California 40,622 57.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Connecticut

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
483 New Britain 72,558 1.3%
615 Bristol 60,147 -0.2%
621 Meriden 59,622 2.3%
694 West Haven 54,516 4.0%
723 Milford 52,536 3.6%
824 Middletown 46,544 1.8%
918 Shelton 41,334 8.2%
959 Norwich 39,556 9.4%
1103 Torrington 34,646 -1.6%
1205 Naugatuck 31,392 1.1%
1385 New London 26,984 3.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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