Sterling 61 Below average
Sterling Livability #314 ranked city in Colorado#22,124 ranked city in the USARanks better than 24% of areas

Livability Awards

A+ Sterling Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
B+ Sterling Cost of Living Cost of living is 22% lower than Colorado
8515% less expensive than the US average
11010% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Sterling cost of living
F Sterling Crime Total crime is 41% higher than Colorado
Total crime
4,19268% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2468% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
2%Year over year crime is up
Sterling crime
F Sterling Employment Household income is 42% lower than Colorado
Median household income
$36,28234% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$20,08433% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%17% higher than the US average
Sterling employment
C Sterling Housing Home value is 60% lower than Colorado
Median home value
$107,00042% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$70226% lower than the US average
Home ownership
50%21% lower than the US average
Sterling real estate or Sterling rentals
F Sterling Schools HS graduation rate is 11% lower than Colorado
High school grad. rates
78%6% lower than the US average
School test scores
29%41% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
15:18% lower than the US average
Sterling K-12 schools
D Sterling User Ratings There are a total of 3 ratings in Sterling
Overall user rating
56% 3 total ratings
User reviews rating
60% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
51% 2 total surveys
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      Sterling transportation information

      Average one way commute15min25min26min
      Workers who drive to work74.2%75.2%76.4%
      Workers who carpool15.8%9.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.2%3.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%1.3%0.6%
      Workers who walk6.2%3.0%2.8%
      Working from home2.4%7.0%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Sterling, CO data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).