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
5,321
Unemployment
10.8%
Poverty
8.8%
Median Home
$295,400
Median Income
$82,292
Median Rent
$984

Rankings for Sterling in Alaska

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Map Of Sterling, AK

Population over time in Sterling

Year Population % Change
2017 5,321 -1.2%
2016 5,387 -4.8%
2015 5,661 -6.5%
2014 6,054 5.3%
2013 5,748 9.9%
2012 5,231 -3.5%
2011 5,419 -1.0%
2010 5,476 3.2%
2009 5,308 -

Race / Ethnicity in Sterling

White
87.9% (4,676)
African American
0.4% (22)
American Indian
2.5% (135)
Asian
1.9% (102)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
6.2% (330)
Hispanic
1.1% (56)
Race Sterling AK USA
White 87.9% 61.0% 61.1%
African American 0.4% 3.1% 12.3%
American Indian 2.5% 14.0% 0.7%
Asian 1.9% 6.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 1.2% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 6.2% 7.4% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.1% 6.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Sterling, Alaska

Less than $10,000
4.9% (26,306)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.4% (23,323)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.3% (39,053)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.0% (42,578)
$35,000 to $49,999
3.2% (17,085)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.3% (81,632)
$75,000 to $99,999
17.1% (91,124)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.2% (112,820)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.2% (59,664)
$200,000 or more
7.2% (38,510)
Income Sterling AK USA
Less than $10,000 4.9% 403.6% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.4% 300.2% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.3% 652.1% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.0% 699.4% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 3.2% 1047.9% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.3% 1787.7% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 17.1% 1423.2% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.2% 1956.7% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.2% 934.7% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 7.2% 794.4% 697.9%

Gender in Sterling

Female
47.9% (2,550)
Male
52.1% (2,771)
Gender Sterling AK USA
Female 47.9% 47.8% 50.8%
Male 52.1% 52.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sterling for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (212)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (159)
High School / GED
34.0% (1,809)
Some College
30.0% (1,596)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (585)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (585)
Master's Degree
6.0% (319)
Professional Degree
1.0% (53)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Sterling AK USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 30.0% 27.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 18.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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