Sterling employment information

Income per capita$26,121$27,367$28,555
Median household income$41,250$51,872$53,482
Median income owner occupied$53,864$65,700$68,142
Median income renter occupied$21,333$31,165$33,219
Median earnings male$29,231$35,528$36,116
Median earnings female$12,783$23,777$25,692
Unemployment rate5.1%4.4%5.8%
Poverty level14.7%13.8%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Sterling is 9% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Sterling is 23% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Sterling is 13% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Sterling is 6% lower than the national average.

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Hours worked per week

Sterling median earnings by income bracket

Sterling employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry10.2%3.3%
Manufacturing sector12.2%4.7%
Financial & insurance services4.5%1.6%
Wholesale & retail services9.2%8.8%
Public administration2.4%6.4%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.6%0.0%
Education, health & social services29.5%41.2%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Willowbrook, KS105$141,875165%
Alden, KS108$58,75010%
Raymond, KS59$53,1251%
Lyons, KS3,746$46,27113%
Little River, KS564$45,12516%
Sterling, KS2,333$41,25023%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Star Valley, AZ2,333$26,43651%
Munsons Corners, NY2,333$39,84825%
De Leon, TX2,332$34,20836%
Avilla, IN2,332$49,2958%
Fairfax, IA2,332$88,00065%
Sterling, KS2,333$41,25023%
Source: The Sterling, KS employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.