The Village of Sterling had a population of 519 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Sterling is located at latitude 44.0334 and longitude -84.0228 in Arenac County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Sterling encompass a land area of 0.98 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Arenac County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 748 feet.
The Village of Sterling (GNIS ID: 2399895) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Total Population||519 (100%)|
|Population in Households||511 (98.5%)|
|Population in Families||426 (82.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||8 ( 1.5%)|
|Median Household Income||$47,945|
|Average Household Income||$63,761|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$25,988|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||207 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||152 (73.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||30 (14.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||26 (12.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$97,222|
|Average Home Value||$129,441|
|Housing Affordability Index3||316|
|Average Household Size||2.82|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.27%|
|Per Capita Income||2.6%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.53%|
The table below compares Sterling to the other 692 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Michigan by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 527||24th|
|Population Density||# 504||27th|
|Median Household Income||# 437||37th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 662||96th|
|Per Capita Income||# 369||47th|
|Diversity Index||# 466||32nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Michigan Census Data Comparison Tool.