Sherman, Connecticut

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High Points

Sherman strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Connecticut):

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Top 6% Sherman College Educated Adults

Comparative Profile of Sherman, Connecticut

Comparing Sherman to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Connecticut (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Age of the Population 9 9
Male Share of the Population 7 6
Racial Diversity 6 3
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 7
Female Share of the Population 4 5
Senior Citizens 4 5


Characteristic Compared
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to State
Portion of People Married 10 9
Average Household Size 8 8


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to State
College Educated Adults 10 8


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Seasonal and Vacation Housing 10 9

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Sherman Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 12 miles N of Danbury, Connecticut (center to center)
Nearest Large City 63 miles NE of New York, New York
County Fairfield
Standard Zip Codes 06784
Phone Area Codes 203
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.579
Longitude -73.496

Sherman Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 4.9 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 35 F
Apr Temp 35 to 59 F
Jul Temp 60 to 84 F
Oct Temp 38 to 63 F
Annual Precip 47.8 inches
Distance 12.7 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 33 F
Apr Temp 37 to 60 F
Jul Temp 62 to 82 F
Oct Temp 42 to 62 F
Annual Precip 49.9 inches
Distance 19.7 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 34 F
Apr Temp 33 to 58 F
Jul Temp 58 to 83 F
Oct Temp 36 to 62 F
Annual Precip 51 inches
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Sherman Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 3,827 100%
Male 1,870 48.9%
Female 1,957 51.1%
Under 18 1,021 26.7%
18+ 2,806 73.3%
65+ 506 13.2%
Median Age 42.1
Average Family Size 3.09
White 3,726 97.4%
African-American 21 0.5%
Asian 26 0.7%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0%
Other 24 0.6%
Mixed Race 26 0.7%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 66 1.7%

Estimated Sherman Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 4,129
Growth 302
Growth % 7.9%

Sherman Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Irish 18.7%
German 16.8%
Italian 16.5%
English 9.5%
US/American 6.3%
Polish 3.4%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 3.4%
Scottish 3.2%
Swedish 2.7%
British 1.8%
Russian 1.7%
Scotch-Irish 1.4%
French Canadian 1.3%
Czech 1.2%
French (except Basque) 1.2%
Greek 0.9%
Ukrainian 0.8%
Dutch 0.8%
Scandinavian 0.8%
Danish 0.8%
Austrian 0.7%
Norwegian 0.7%
Hungarian 0.6%
Eastern European 0.4%
Czechoslovakian 0.4%
Portuguese 0.4%
European 0.4%
Welsh 0.4%
Albanian 0.3%
Finnish 0.3%
Jamaican 0.3%
Slovak 0.3%
Lithuanian 0.3%
Latvian 0.2%
Estonian 0.2%
Bermudan 0.2%
Armenian 0.2%
Swiss 0.2%
Canadian 0.2%
Croatian 0.2%
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Sherman Public Libraries

Sherman Library Assn.
Sherman, Connecticut
(860) 354-2455
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