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People

Total Population 3,794
Male Share of the Population 50.8%
Female Share of the Population 49.2%
Senior Citizens 7.5%
Employed Population 16+ 1,702
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 53.5%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 10.8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $71,696
% Above Poverty Level 89.6%
% Below Poverty Level 10.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 36 minutes
% Working from Home 8.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.5%
% Using Public Transportation 0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone 11.9%
Median Gross Rent $1,036
Median House Value $208,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 15.6%
US/American 0%
English 10.8%
Irish 14.2%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Sterling Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 20 miles W of Cranston, Rhode Island (center to center)
Nearest Large City 59 miles SW of Boston, Massachusetts
County Windham
Standard Zip Codes 06377
Phone Area Codes 860
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.707
Longitude -71.829

Sterling Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station NORTH FOSTER 1 E
Distance 11 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 35 F
Apr Temp 36 to 58 F
Jul Temp 61 to 81 F
Oct Temp 40 to 61 F
Annual Precip 53.1 inches
Station MANSFIELD HOLLOW LAKE
Distance 18.5 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 35 F
Apr Temp 34 to 58 F
Jul Temp 58 to 82 F
Oct Temp 36 to 62 F
Annual Precip 51.5 inches
Station KINGSTON
Distance 21.8 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 38 F
Apr Temp 36 to 57 F
Jul Temp 60 to 81 F
Oct Temp 40 to 64 F
Annual Precip 51.8 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Sterling, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

North Sterling (06377)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Sterling Public Libraries

Library
Sterling Public Library
1110 PLAINFIELD PIKE
Sterling, Connecticut
(860) 564-2692

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