Sterling strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Michigan):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Comparing Sterling to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Michigan (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Nearest Medium City||42 miles N of Saginaw, Michigan (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||127 miles NW of Detroit, Michigan|
|Standard Zip Codes||48659|
|Phone Area Codes||989|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||STANDISH 5 SW|
|Jan Temp||10 to 28 F|
|Apr Temp||31 to 54 F|
|Jul Temp||55 to 81 F|
|Oct Temp||35 to 59 F|
|Annual Precip||30.4 inches|
|Jan Temp||9 to 27 F|
|Apr Temp||31 to 55 F|
|Jul Temp||56 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||35 to 59 F|
|Annual Precip||31.3 inches|
|Jan Temp||16 to 30 F|
|Apr Temp||36 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||30.6 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.88|
|American Indian & Alaskan||2||0.4%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||6||1.1%|
|Est. 2005 Population||511|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||11.1%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||4.4%|
These schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles).
Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.
Purdue University offers a strong foundation of tradition and history.
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Change the World with American University
Be a part of something bigger than yourself.
Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.
Advance your career with our affordable, self-paced, career-focused distance education programs.
Click this [+/-] link to see or edit the similarity criteria used.
These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.
Are you an official in the Sterling government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.