Population Demographics for Sterling, Illinois in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population15,370100
White12,67882
Hispanic or Latino3,71524
Some Other Race1,4249
Two or More Races6284
Black or African American4643
Asian107Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population7,2968,07415,370
White5,8996,77912,678
Hispanic or Latino1,9191,7963,715
Some Other Race7676571,424
Two or More Races300328628
Black or African American253211464
Asian4364107

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Sterling

 
Total Population:15,370
Male Population:7,296
Female Population:8,074

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Sterling

 
Both sexes37
Male34
Female39

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Sterling

 
Total Population:15,025
Male Population:7,164
Under 5 years:576
5 to 9 years:536
10 to 14 years:533
15 to 17 years:315
18 and 19 years:189
20 years:98
21 years:106
22 to 24 years:312
25 to 29 years:487
30 to 34 years:481
35 to 39 years:455
40 to 44 years:416
45 to 49 years:478
50 to 54 years:514
55 to 59 years:416
60 and 61 years:148
62 to 64 years:216
65 and 66 years:88
67 to 69 years:140
70 to 74 years:185
75 to 79 years:188
80 to 84 years:144
85 years and over:143
Female Population:7,861
Under 5 years:528
5 to 9 years:550
10 to 14 years:549
15 to 17 years:306
18 and 19 years:212
20 years:89
21 years:89
22 to 24 years:304
25 to 29 years:482
30 to 34 years:460
35 to 39 years:474
40 to 44 years:456
45 to 49 years:510
50 to 54 years:525
55 to 59 years:517
60 and 61 years:148
62 to 64 years:193
65 and 66 years:131
67 to 69 years:183
70 to 74 years:259
75 to 79 years:296
80 to 84 years:259
85 years and over:341

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Sterling

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Sterling

 
Total:6,303
Family led homes:3,840
Husband-wife family:2,551
Other family:1,289
Population of male led with no wife present:345
Population female led with no husband present:944
Population of Nonfamily homes:2,463
Population living alone:2,122
Population not living alone:341

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Sterling with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:6,303
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:2,039
Population of family homes:1,999
Husband-wife family:1,063
Under 6 years only:206
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:275
6 to 17 years only:582
Other family:936
Male householder, no wife present:248
Under 6 years only:96
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:46
6 to 17 years only:106
Female led with no husband present:688
Under 6 years only:195
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:132
6 to 17 years only:361
Nonfamily households:40
Male led households:36
Under 6 years only:9
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:6
6 to 17 years only:21
Female led householder:4
Under 6 years only:0
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:4
Households with no people under 18 years:4,264
Family households:1,841
Husband-wife family:1,488
Other family:353
Male led with no wife present:97
Female led with no husband present:256
Nonfamily households:2,423
Male led householder:1,012
Female led householder:1,411

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Sterling, by type

 
Total Home Population:6,303
Population of Family homes:3,840
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:190
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:698
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:786
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:817
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:351
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:281
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:321
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:289
Population of 85 year olds and over:107
Population of Nonfamily Homes:2,463
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:169
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:262
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:222
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:391
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:231
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:174
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:321
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:380
Population of 85 year olds and over:313

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Sterling containing people over 60

 
Total Population:6,303
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:2,314
1-person household:1,141
2-or-more-person household:1,173
Family households:1,117
Nonfamily households:56
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:3,989
1-person household:981
2-or-more-person household:3,008
Family homes:2,723
Nonfamily homes:285

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Sterling with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:6,303
Home has three or more generations:208
Home does not have three or more generations:6,095

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Sterling under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:3,891
Unmarried partner of home lead present:637
In family homes:584
Population of male led and male partner homes:13
Population of male led and female partner households:276
Population of female led and female partner households:11
Population of female led and male partner households:284
In nonfamily homes:53
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:51
Population of female led and female partner homes:0
Population of female led and male partner homes:2
No unmarried partner of home lead present:3,254
In family homes:3,246
Population of husband-wife family homes:2,182
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:147
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:917
In nonfamily homes:8

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Sterling

 
Total Population:11,595
Population Under 18 years:3,761
Population 18 years and over:7,834

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Sterling have lived in one place.

 
Total:6,303
Population of Owner occupied homes:3,884
Family home:2,719
Nonfamily homess:1,165
Male led home:435
Living alone:360
Not living alone:75
Female led home:730
Living alone:668
Not living alone:62
Population of Renter occupied homes:2,419
Family run homes:1,121
Husband-wife family:441
Other family:680
Male led with no wife present:162
Female led with no husband present:518
Nonfamily Homes:1,298
Male led homes:613
Male living alone:485
Male not living alone:128
Female led homes:685
Females living alone:609
Females not living alone:76