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Where is Sterling Heights, MI?

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Sterling Heights is a city found in Michigan, The United States Of America. It is located 42.58 latitude and -83.03 longitude and it is situated at elevation 190 meters above sea level.

Sterling Heights has a population of 129,699 making it the 3rd biggest city in Michigan. It operates on the CST time zone, which means that it follows the same time zone as Grand Rapids.

Quick facts

Country The United States Of America
State Michigan
Population 129,699
Elevation 190 m over sea level
Time Zone CST
Longitude -83.030200
Latitude 42.580310

Sterling-heights has a population of around 131139, of which 64940 (49%) are male and 66199 (50%) are female. The average age of the inhabitants of Sterling-heights is 40.30, meaning that the average person is above the national median age of 37. For every male, there are approximately 1.02 females, meaning that the population is relatively evenly distributed between males and female(s).

Of Sterling-heights's 131139 residents, around 128150 (97.70%) identify as having a single race. The majority of the population is white, which consists of 84.30% of the population. Of the remaining population, 7215 are black/African Americans (5.50%), 49 are native Americans (0.00%), 9852 are asians (7.50%), 95 are pacific islanders (0.10%), 394 are other (0.30%).

The median income of households in Sterling-heights is $60089.00, meaning that most of the households are above the poverty threshold for families of three. Of the total population, 4.90% of households reported an annual income of less than $10,000.

Sterling Heights, MI Zipcodes

The city of Sterling Heights has 5 zipcodes recognized by the United States Census Bureau: 48310, 48312, 48313, 48314, 48317.

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This page was last updated on October 2, 2015.