Shelton is a city in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States. The population was 39,559 at the 2010 census. As of the census of 2000, there were 38,101 people, 14,190 households, and 10,543 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,246.4 people per square mile (481.2/km²). There were 14,707 housing units at an average density of 481.1 per square mile (185.8/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 94.44% White, 1.12% Black or African American, 0.15% Native American, 2.08% Asian, 0.89% from other races, and 1.31% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.48% of the population.
There were 14,190 households out of which 32.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.9% were married couples living together, 8.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 25.7% were non-families. 21.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.65 and the average family size was 3.11.
In the city the population was spread out with 23.5% under the age of 18, 5.8% from 18 to 24, 30.0% from 25 to 44, 25.7% from 45 to 64, and 14.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 93.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 90.3 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $67,292, and the median income for a family was $75,523 (these figures had risen to $80,694 and $94,485 respectively as of a 2007 estimate). Males had a median income of $50,210 versus $36,815 for females. The per capita income for the city was $29,893. About 2.5% of families and 3.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 3.2% of those under age 18 and 5.5% of those age 65 or over.
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We serve the Shelton and Naugatuck Valley real estate markets. Dave Jones Realty was formed in 2008 by Dave Jones an experienced real estate professional. Since then we have grown our team of CT Realtors to over 20 REALTORS. We are members of the Connecticut Association of Realtors, the National Association of Realtors, the Greater Waterbury Board of Realtors as well as the Connecticut Multiple Listing Service our local Multiple Listing Service.
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Stop & Shop 898 Bridgeport Ave. Shelton, Ct 06484 (203) 929-7516
Walmart 465 Bridgeport Ave. Shelton, Ct 06484 (203) 929-1110
TJ-Maxx 865 Bridgeport Ave. Shelton, Ct 06484 (203) 929-7144
Sears Appliance and Hardware Store 705 Bridgeport Ave.
Shelton, Ct 06484 (203) 929-9004
Panera Bread 850 Bridgeport Ave. Shelton, Ct 06484 (203) 402-0637
Outback Steakhouse 698 Bridgeport Ave. Shelton , Ct 06484 (203) 926-3900
Five Guys 823 Bridgeport Ave. Shelton, Ct 06484 (203) 929-4054
Bertuccis 768 Bridgeport Ave. Shelton, Ct 06484 (203) 926-6058
Schools in Shelton, Ct
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Booth Hill School 9
Mohegan School 9
Elizabeth Shelton School 8
Long Hill School 7
Intermediate School 7
Shelton High School 7
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