Sterling Heights Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Sterling Heights Population Demographics top

Total Population 131,996
Male Population 65,319
Female Population 66,677
Male Population 49.49 %
Female Population 50.51 %
Median Age 41
Citizen US Born 94,803
Citizen not US Born 23,622
Not Citizen 13,571
Citizen US Born 71.82 %
Citizen not US Born 17.9 %
Not Citizen 10.28 %
Moved from Abroad 1,760
Moved from Same Country 8,863
Moved from Same State 4,411
Moved from Different State 1,353
Same House as Last Year 114,311
Moved from Abroad 1.35 %
Moved from Same Country 6.78 %
Moved from Same State 3.37 %
Moved from Different State 1.04 %
Same House as Last Year 87.46 %

Occupational Employment in Sterling Heights top

White Collar 49,770
Blue Collar 13,935
White Collar 78.13 %
Blue Collar 21.87 %
Self Employees 4,552
Private Companies 49,672
Governmental Workers 5,067
Not for Profit Companies 4,414
Self Employees 7.15 %
Private Companies 77.97 %
Governmental Workers 7.95 %
Not for Profit Companies 6.93 %

Number of Households in Sterling Heights top

Total Households 49,838
Average People Per Household 3
Family Households 34,471
Non-family Households 15,367
Non-family Households 69.17 %
Family Households 30.83 %
Households with Children 14,383
Households without Children 35,455
Households with Children 14383 %
Households without Children 35455 %

Median and Average Income in Sterling Heights top

Average Household Income $75,727.00
Median Household Income $62,344.00
People below Poverty Level 15,542
People above Poverty Level 114,353

Housing in Sterling Heights top

Housing Units 51,748
Median Year Built 1976
Built in 1939 or Earlier 525
Built between 1940 and 1949 651
Built between 1950 and 1959 3,424
Built between 1960 and 1969 11,239
Built between 1970 and 1979 16,387
Built between 1980 and 1989 6,785
Built between 1990 and 1999 7,087
Built between 2000 and 2009 5,031
Built in 2010 or Later 619
Occupied Housing Units 49,838
Owner Occupied 35,635
Renter Occupied 14,203
Owner Occupied 71.5 %
Renter Occupied 28.5 %
With Mortgage 22,459
Without Mortgage 13,176
Median Value with Mortgage $170,200.00
Median Value without Mortgage $155,900.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $988.00
With Mortgage 63.03 %
Without Mortgage 36.97 %

Sterling Heights Education Statistics top

No High School 6,791
Some High School 37,003
Some College 28,080
Associate Degree 9,426
Bachelor's Degree 18,942
Graduate Degree 8,975
No High School 6.43 %
Some High School 35.06 %
Some College 23.12 %
Associate Degree 8.93 %
Bachelor's Degree 17.95 %
Graduate Degree 8.5 %

Marital Status in Sterling Heights top

Never Married 33,461
Married 59,572
Separated 959
Widowed 7,872
Divorced 9,373
Never Married 30.34 %
Married 54.02 %
Separated 0.87 %
Widowed 7.14 %
Divorced 8.5 %

Means of Transport to Work in Sterling Heights top

Car 59,377
Bus or TrolleyBus 342
Subway or Elevated 0
Railroad 0
Ferryboat 0
Bicycle 47
Motorcycle 11
TaxiCab 32
Walk 474

Recently added listings in Sterling Heights top

$344,900 USD
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
$245,000 USD
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
$344,900 USD
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
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  • 4 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
$207,000 USD
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
$344,900 USD
  • 4 Beds
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Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2017 American Community Survey and is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Sterling Heights is an area in Greater Warren,Macomb County,Southeast Michigan,Michigan with a population of 131,996. There are 65,319 male residents living in Sterling Heights and 66,677 female residents. The total number of households is 49,838 with 3 people per household on average.
The median age of the current population is 41 with 59,572 people being married and 51,665 being single.

The employment numbers show that there are 78.13% white collar employees and 21.87% blue collar employees in Sterling Heights.