sterling heights Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 6,046 7.9 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 26,161 34.4 % 32.6 %
Some College 20,349 26.7 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 14,225 18.7 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 9,376 12.3 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 65,419 85.9 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 19,344 25.4 % 25.4 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 132,062 - -
19 years old and under 28,591 21.6 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 46,011 34.8 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 33,194 25.1 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 24,266 18.4 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 84,012 78.8 % 84.6 %
Spanish 1,290 1.2 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 21,355 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 14,446 29.3 % 33.5 %
Married 28,677 58.2 % 50.5 %
Separated 539 1.1 % 2.6 %
Divorced 5,638 11.4 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 51,361 - -
Occupied Housing Units 49,296 96.0 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 2,065 4.0 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 32,690 63.6 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 5,489 10.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 296 0.6 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 2,247 4.4 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 3,928 7.6 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 1,385 2.7 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 3,527 6.9 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 1,799 3.5 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 7,541 14.7 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 5,993 11.7 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 16,231 31.6 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 10,542 20.5 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 4,601 9.0 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 683 1.3 % 13.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 110,631 85.3 % 75.5 %
African-American 6,990 5.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 32 0.0 % 0.8 %
Asian 11,293 8.7 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 728 0.6 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 61,809 55,775
Median Family Income 69,982 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 27,790 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 63.33 %
  • Temperature 79.64 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.38 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.79
    [CDD] 6.41
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com