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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataConnecticut

Demographic Statistics

Shelton, Connecticut,

Number

Percent

Total population38,101100.0
SEX AND AGE
Male18,43748.4
Female19,66451.6
Under 5 years2,3476.2
5 to 9 years2,5096.6
10 to 14 years2,6577.0
15 to 19 years2,1245.6
20 to 24 years1,5634.1
25 to 34 years4,66512.2
35 to 44 years6,77917.8
45 to 54 years5,78515.2
55 to 59 years2,3086.1
60 to 64 years1,6924.4
65 to 74 years2,7997.3
75 to 84 years2,0485.4
85 years and over8252.2
Median age (years)39.8(X)
18 years and over29,12976.5
Male
13,82636.3
Female
15,30340.2
21 years and over28,17073.9
62 years and over6,61017.3
65 years and over5,67214.9
Male
2,2696.0
Female
3,4038.9
RACE
One race37,60298.7
White
35,98494.4
Black or African American
4281.1
American Indian and Alaska Native
570.1
Asian
7912.1
Asian Indian
2860.8
Chinese
1710.4
Filipino
730.2
Japanese
220.1
Korean
490.1
Vietnamese
840.2

Other Asian 1

1060.3
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
10.0
Native Hawaiian
00.0
Guamanian or Chamorro
00.0
Samoan
10.0

Other Pacific Islander 2

00.0
Some other race
3410.9
Two or more races4991.3

Race alone or in combination with one or more other races 3

White36,43695.6
Black or African American5101.3
American Indian and Alaska Native1750.5
Asian8562.2
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander40.0
Some other race6301.7
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE
Total population38,101100.0
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)1,3263.5
Mexican
740.2
Puerto Rican
5981.6
Cuban
890.2
Other Hispanic or Latino
5651.5
Not Hispanic or Latino36,77596.5
White alone
35,10392.1
RELATIONSHIP
Total population38,101100.0
In households37,54098.5
Householder
14,19037.2
Spouse
8,93223.4
Child
11,62130.5
Own child under 18 years
8,43722.1
Other relatives
1,7174.5
Under 18 years
4611.2
Nonrelatives
1,0802.8
Unmarried partner
5391.4
In group quarters5611.5
Institutionalized population
5411.4
Noninstitutionalized population
200.1
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE
Total households14,190100.0
Family households (families)10,54074.3
With own children under 18 years
4,65432.8
Married-couple family
8,93262.9
With own children under 18 years
3,94127.8
Female householder, no husband present
1,2128.5
With own children under 18 years
5854.1
Nonfamily households3,65025.7
Householder living alone
3,09721.8
Householder 65 years and over
1,3099.2
Households with individuals under 18 years4,95634.9
Households with individuals 65 years and over3,78726.7
Average household size2.65(X)
Average family size3.11(X)
HOUSING OCCUPANCY
Total housing units14,707100.0
Occupied housing units14,19096.5
Vacant housing units5173.5
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use
960.7
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent)0.9(X)
Rental vacancy rate (percent)5.8(X)
HOUSING TENURE
Occupied housing units14,190100.0
Owner-occupied housing units11,60481.8
Renter-occupied housing units2,58618.2
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.76(X)
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.15(X)
(X) Not applicable
1 Other Asian alone, or two or more Asian categories.
2 Other Pacific Islander alone, or two or more Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander categories.
3 In combination with one or more other races listed. The six numbers may add to more than the total population and the six percentages may add to more than 100 percent because individuals may report more than one race.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 1, Matrices P1, P3, P4, P8, P9, P12, P13, P,17, P18, P19, P20, P23, P27, P28, P33, PCT5, PCT8, PCT11, PCT15, H1, H3, H4, H5, H11, and H12.

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