Sterling SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
5
Education
8
Commute
5

Sterling, Alaska Info Snack

Sterling is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kenai Peninsula Borough, Alaska, United States. At the 2010 census the population was 5,617.
Population
5,387
Unemployment
9.7%
Poverty
9.3%
Median Home
$288,000
Median Income
$77,098
Median Rent
$991

Rankings for Sterling in Alaska

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Map Of Sterling, AK

Population over time in Sterling

Year Population % Change
2017 5,387 -4.8%
2016 5,661 -6.5%
2015 6,054 5.3%
2014 5,748 9.9%
2013 5,231 -3.5%
2012 5,419 -1.0%
2011 5,476 3.2%
2010 5,308 -

Race / Ethnicity in Sterling

White
87.1% (4,693)
African American
0.4% (21)
American Indian
1.4% (78)
Asian
2.5% (133)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
6.9% (374)
Hispanic
1.6% (88)
Race Sterling AK USA
White 87.1% 61.5% 61.5%
African American 0.4% 3.1% 12.3%
American Indian 1.4% 13.8% 0.7%
Asian 2.5% 6.1% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 1.2% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 6.9% 7.4% 2.3%
Hispanic 1.6% 6.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Sterling, Alaska

Less than $10,000
5.7% (30,705)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.2% (17,238)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.2% (38,786)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.2% (44,173)
$35,000 to $49,999
3.3% (17,777)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.2% (114,204)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.7% (63,027)
$100,000 to $149,999
23.7% (127,671)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.0% (53,870)
$200,000 or more
5.8% (31,244)
Income Sterling AK USA
Less than $10,000 5.7% 3.8% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.2% 3.1% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.2% 6.7% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.2% 6.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 3.3% 11.0% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.2% 17.8% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.7% 14.6% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 23.7% 19.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.0% 9.3% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 5.8% 7.2% 6.3%

Gender in Sterling

Female
49.6% (2,673)
Male
50.4% (2,713)
Gender Sterling AK USA
Female 49.6% 47.7% 50.8%
Male 50.4% 52.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sterling for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.1% (168)
9-12th Grade
4.1% (220)
High School / GED
31.2% (1,679)
Some College
30.6% (1,646)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (648)
Bachelor's Degree
10.8% (582)
Master's Degree
6.6% (354)
Professional Degree
1.6% (86)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Sterling AK USA
< 9th Grade 3.1% 2.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 4.1% 4.9% 7.2%
High School / GED 31.2% 27.6% 27.3%
Some College 30.6% 27.3% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 8.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 10.8% 18.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 6.6% 7.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.6% 1.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.4%

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