Shelton Fairfield County, Connecticut

Shelton: City in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States

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Shelton is a city located in the county of Fairfield in the U.S. state of Connecticut. Its population at the 2010 census was 39,559. After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 41,129 inhabitants.

The city was created 232 years ago in 1788.


Shelton is located at 41°18'59"N 73°5'35"W (41.3164900, -73.0931600).

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Shelton Quick Facts

Population : 41,129 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Connecticut (United States)
County : Fairfield County
Postal code : 06484
Phone Area Codes : 475, 203
Water as percent of area : 4%
Land as percent of area : 96%
Altitude : 62 feet / 19 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1789 (232 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 19:09:15 (12th May 2021)
Population growth : 3.82% (2010-2019)


The population of Shelton increased by 3.82% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 39,559 - census
2011 39,952 0.98% estimation process
2012 40,241 0.72% estimation process
2013 40,920 1.66% estimation process
2014 41,148 0.55% estimation process
2015 41,086 -0.15% estimation process
2016 41,232 0.35% estimation process
2017 41,079 -0.37% estimation process
2018 41,128 0.12% estimation process
2019 41,129 0% estimation process

Shelton zip code is 06484. County name: Fairfield, County fips: 09001

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People born in Shelton (9)

People born in Shelton, including Catholic bishop Peter Leo Gerety, psychotherapist Ernest Lawrence Rossi, musical comedy actress Helen Barnes, you can see a list of people who born in Shelton.


College & universities near Shelton

Code Name City ZIP
445911 Lincoln Technical Institute-Shelton Shelton (CT) 06484
455798 Oxford Academy of Hair Design Inc Seymour (CT) 06483
129941 University of New Haven West Haven (CT) 06516-1916
130509 Stone Academy-West Haven West Haven (CT) 06516
130493 Southern Connecticut State University New Haven (CT) 06515-1355

Stations (25)

Amtrak & bus stations near Shelton

Code Name Address Type
NHV Union Station 50 Union Avenue RAIL
BRP Bridgeport 525 Water St. RAIL
WFD Wallingford station 37 Hall Avenue RAIL
MDN Meriden Transit Center 60 State Street RAIL
BER Berlin 51 Depot Road RAIL

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Fairfield County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Fairfield County , CT. (more)

City Name Population Title
Bridgeport 144,399 County seat city of Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Stamford 129,638 City in Connecticut, United States
North Stamford 128,278 City in Connecticut, United States
Norwalk 88,816 City in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Danbury 84,694 City in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Greenwich 62,840 Town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Fairfield 62,045 Town in Connecticut, United States of America
Stratford 51,849 Town in Connecticut
Trumbull 35,673 Town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Westport 28,491 Town in Connecticut
Ridgefield 24,959 Town in Connecticut
Darien 21,728 Town in Connecticut
New Canaan 20,233 Town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Bethel 19,800 City in Alaska, USA
Monroe 19,434 Town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Wilton 18,343 Town in Connecticut, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Shelton distances to largest Connecticut cities

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