The City of Shelton, CT
Shelton is a popular city in the state of Connecticut with a total of 40,305 residents living there. Shelton is ranked as the thirteenth most populated city in Connecticut and the 796th most populated city in the United States, and is located in Fairfield County. The largest nearby city to Shelton is Bridgeport, approximately 3 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Shelton, including Vincent's Italian Restaurant, Rapcity in Brew Cafe, Jeremiah's Grille & Cafe, Subway and Center Delicatessen. For a larger selection of Shelton restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Shelton Museums, Golf Courses and/or Zoos, including the Boothe Memorial Park and Museum, Whitney Farms Golf Club, Tashua Knolls Golf Club, Osbornedale and David Humphreys House. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Shelton please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 6 airports are located in or near Shelton:
- Bridgeport Igor I. Sikorsky Memorial Airport (BDR)
- Danbury Municipal Airport (DXR)
- Hartford - Brainard Airport (HFD)
- Shirley Brookhaven Calabro Airport (WSH)
- Tweed - New Haven Regional Airport (HVN)
- Waterbury - Oxford Airport (OXC)
Shelton, Connecticut Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, Shelton experiences an average high temperature of 63 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 46 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.54 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Shelton with daytime temperatures averaging 79 degrees in the summer, and 39 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Shelton to receive an average of 3.37 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.7 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 103 degrees in the summer and as low as -7 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Shelton should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 60 degrees, and nighttime lows of 44.
Shelton, Connecticut Attractions
1Academy Hall (Rocky Hill, Connecticut) - Rocky Hill,
Academy Hall in Rocky Hill, Connecticut is a Federal style building from 1803. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1977.
2Akin Free Library - , Pawling, , , , , , village,
The Akin Free Library on Quaker Hill is a historic eclectic late Victorian stone building in the hamlet of Quaker Hill, town of Pawling, Dutchess County, New York in the US, listed in the National Register of Historic Places as a historic place of local significance since 1991.
3Alling Memorial Golf Course - New Haven,
The Alling Memorial Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in New Haven County Connecticut. Built in 1930, this New Haven course designed by Robert D. Pryde is open mar 1 to dec 1. For tee time information call the pro shop at 203-946-8014. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 35 Eastern St, New Haven, CT 6513
4American Clock & Watch Museum - Bristol,
The American Clock & Watch Museum, located in Bristol, Connecticut, is one of a very few museums in the US dedicated solely to horology, which is the history, science and art of timekeeping and timekeepers. Located in the heart of historic center of American clockmaking ACWM is the worlds preeminent horological museum in the area of American clocks, primarily industrial made clocks of the 18th and early 20th century.
5Arena at Harbor Yard - Bridgeport,
The Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard is a 10,000-seat multi-purpose arena in Bridgeport, Connecticut, built alongside The Ballpark at Harbor Yard. The Arena opened on October 10, 2001 and is managed by Centerplate. Webster Bank entered into a 10-year $3.5 million agreement with the City of Bridgeport for naming rights of the Arena on January 6, 2011.
6Atlantis Marine World - , Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park,
Atlantis Marine World is a museum with an Atlantis theme which opened in 2000 on Long Island in Riverhead, New York.
7Bailey Arboretum - , Locust Valley,
The Bailey Arboretum is a 42-acre arboretum located in Lattingtown, New York, a small village on the North Shore of Long Island.
8Barnum Museum - Bridgeport,
The Barnum Museum is a museum in Bridgeport, Connecticut in the US with an extensive collection related to P. T. Barnum and the history of Bridgeport, Connecticut housed in an historic building on the National Register of Historic Places.
9Bartlett Arboretum and Gardens - Stamford,
The Bartlett Arboretum and Gardens contains 91 acres of parkland, gardens, landscapes, and hiking trails, that focus on the regional plants, ecology and character of Southwestern New England. The Arboretum is open and accessible to the public every day of the year. It is located at 151 Brookdale Road in Stamford, Connecticut in the US.
Shelton, Connecticut Hotels
5Extended Stay America - Shelton - Fairfield County
945 Bridgeport Ave
Shelton, CT 06484
6Residence Inn By Marriott Shelton-fairfield County
1001 Bridgeport Ave
Shelton, CT 06484
Shelton, Connecticut Restaurants
This is a list of Shelton Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Sandwich Shops and Fast Foods & Carry Out. Happy Dining!
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