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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

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

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