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People

Total Population 450
Male Share of the Population 45.6%
Female Share of the Population 54.4%
Senior Citizens 17.3%
Employed Population 16+ 232
Age of the Population 44

Families

% of people married 46.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 13.5%
Median Earnings25+ $29,643
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $11,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree $31,250

Wealth

Median Family Income $56,000
% Above Poverty Level 91.8%
% Below Poverty Level 8.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 32 minutes
% Working from Home 0.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.9%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 36.2%
Median Gross Rent $639
Median House Value $64,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.4%
US/American 0%
English 8.7%
Irish 11.1%

Sterling Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 28 miles SE of Lincoln, Nebraska (center to center)
Nearest Large City 59 miles SW of Omaha, Nebraska
County Johnson
Standard Zip Codes 68324, 68443
Phone Area Codes 402
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.459
Longitude -96.377

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 TECUMSEH
Distance 10.6 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 34 F
Apr Temp 40 to 64 F
Jul Temp 66 to 89 F
Oct Temp 40 to 67 F
Annual Precip 32.4 inches
Station SYRACUSE
Distance 18.6 miles
Jan Temp 11 to 33 F
Apr Temp 38 to 64 F
Jul Temp 65 to 89 F
Oct Temp 39 to 67 F
Annual Precip 30.6 inches
Station LINCOLN
Distance 27.6 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 33 F
Apr Temp 39 to 63 F
Jul Temp 66 to 88 F
Oct Temp 41 to 67 F
Annual Precip 29.7 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Saint Mary (68443)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Adams 560 $74,583
Cook 341 $51,875
Douglas 194 $51,250
Firth 613 $56,250
Panama 272 $66,696
Tecumseh 1,655 $50,625

Sterling Public Libraries

Library
Sterling Public Library
150 BROADWAY STREEET
Sterling, Nebraska
(402) 866-2056

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Sterling High Schools

STERLING HIGH SCHOOL
402-866-4761
Serves 102 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.3

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