In 2017, Sterling, CO had a population of 21.9k people with a median age of 37.5 and a median household income of $44,876. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Sterling, CO grew from 21,862 to 21,885, a 0.105% increase and its median household income grew from $43,340 to $44,876, a 3.54% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Sterling, CO are White (Non-Hispanic) (78.1%), White (Hispanic) (13.8%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (3.55%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.15%), and Two or More Races (Hispanic) (0.978%). N/A% of the people in Sterling, CO speak a non-English language, and 96.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Sterling, CO are Northeastern Junior College (674 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Sterling, CO is $148,700, and the homeownership rate is 62%. Most people in Sterling, CO commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Sterling, CO is 2 cars per household.