Latest Data (2018)
Population 41,097
Nationwide Rank 940

Quick Facts

Shelton, Connecticut is the 940th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Shelton, Connecticut is a city.

Shelton, Connecticut is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Shelton had its largest population ever.

Shelton, Connecticut's growth is below average. 67% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Shelton, Connecticut Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
930 Gainesville, Georgia 41,464 57.4%
931 Spring Hill, Tennessee 41,464 402.5%
932 Kearny, New Jersey 41,422 2.2%
933 Shakopee, Minnesota 41,362 96.1%
934 Findlay, Ohio 41,324 5.4%
935 Belleville, Illinois 41,290 -2.5%
936 Brighton, Colorado 41,254 93.7%
937 Bremerton, Washington 41,235 10.7%
938 Weslaco, Texas 41,171 43.0%
939 Wentzville, Missouri 41,164 451.2%
940 Shelton, Connecticut 41,097 7.5%
941 Greenacres, Florida 41,084 43.9%
942 Schertz, Texas 41,057 95.0%
943 Cedar Falls, Iowa 41,048 13.3%
944 Maplewood, Minnesota 41,004 15.8%
945 Bartlett, Illinois 40,931 11.1%
946 Hickory, North Carolina 40,925 8.5%
947 Fitchburg, Massachusetts 40,882 4.7%
948 Buffalo Grove, Illinois 40,853 -5.5%
949 Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania 40,806 -5.0%
950 Danville, Virginia 40,693 -15.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In Connecticut

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
497 New Britain 72,453 1.2%
628 Bristol 60,032 -0.4%
635 Meriden 59,540 2.1%
703 West Haven 54,879 4.7%
736 Milford 53,120 4.7%
843 Middletown 46,146 1.0%
940 Shelton 41,097 7.5%
997 Norwich 39,136 8.3%
1126 Torrington 34,228 -2.8%
1226 Naugatuck 31,288 0.8%
1407 New London 26,939 2.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 41,097 940
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