Population Demographics for Sterling Heights, Michigan in 2020, 2019



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population129,699100
White110,42685
Asian8,7426
Black or African American6,6975
Two or More Races2,8802
Hispanic or Latino2,5231
Some Other Race654Below 1%
American Indian281Below 1%
Three or more races136Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population62,86266,837129,699
White53,63956,787110,426
Asian4,2244,5188,742
Black or African American3,0503,6476,697
Two or More Races1,4841,3962,880
Hispanic or Latino1,3031,2202,523
Some Other Race319335654
American Indian141140281
Three or more races6571136

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Sterling Heights

 
Total Population:129,699
Male Population:62,862
Female Population:66,837

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Sterling Heights

 
Both sexes40
Male39
Female42

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Sterling Heights

 
Total Population:128,927
Male Population:62,635
Under 5 years:3,656
5 to 9 years:3,884
10 to 14 years:4,195
15 to 17 years:2,818
18 and 19 years:1,620
20 years:849
21 years:799
22 to 24 years:2,410
25 to 29 years:4,022
30 to 34 years:3,954
35 to 39 years:4,197
40 to 44 years:4,340
45 to 49 years:4,694
50 to 54 years:4,829
55 to 59 years:4,315
60 and 61 years:1,638
62 to 64 years:2,219
65 and 66 years:1,284
67 to 69 years:1,653
70 to 74 years:2,024
75 to 79 years:1,385
80 to 84 years:1,024
85 years and over:826
Female Population:66,292
Under 5 years:3,466
5 to 9 years:3,637
10 to 14 years:3,908
15 to 17 years:2,623
18 and 19 years:1,569
20 years:775
21 years:792
22 to 24 years:2,490
25 to 29 years:4,147
30 to 34 years:4,018
35 to 39 years:4,287
40 to 44 years:4,504
45 to 49 years:5,009
50 to 54 years:5,277
55 to 59 years:4,675
60 and 61 years:1,803
62 to 64 years:2,440
65 and 66 years:1,426
67 to 69 years:1,899
70 to 74 years:2,382
75 to 79 years:1,812
80 to 84 years:1,543
85 years and over:1,810

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Sterling Heights

 
Total:3
Under 18 years:1
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Sterling Heights

 
Total:49,451
Family led homes:34,515
Husband-wife family:27,215
Other family:7,300
Population of male led with no wife present:2,122
Population female led with no husband present:5,178
Population of Nonfamily homes:14,936
Population living alone:13,107
Population not living alone:1,829

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

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

 
Total:49,451
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:15,337
Population of family homes:15,259
Husband-wife family:11,632
Under 6 years only:2,759
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2,321
6 to 17 years only:6,552
Other family:3,627
Male householder, no wife present:891
Under 6 years only:200
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:123
6 to 17 years only:568
Female led with no husband present:2,736
Under 6 years only:510
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:379
6 to 17 years only:1,847
Nonfamily households:78
Male led households:58
Under 6 years only:7
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2
6 to 17 years only:49
Female led householder:20
Under 6 years only:2
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2
6 to 17 years only:16
Households with no people under 18 years:34,114
Family households:19,256
Husband-wife family:15,583
Other family:3,673
Male led with no wife present:1,231
Female led with no husband present:2,442
Nonfamily households:14,858
Male led householder:6,263
Female led householder:8,595

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Sterling Heights, by type

 
Total Home Population:49,451
Population of Family homes:34,515
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:494
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:4,188
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:7,146
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:8,596
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:3,800
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:3,368
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:4,352
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:2,017
Population of 85 year olds and over:554
Population of Nonfamily Homes:14,936
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:586
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:2,114
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,794
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:2,403
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,265
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,255
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:2,154
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,906
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,459

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Sterling Heights containing people over 60

 
Total Population:49,451
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:19,225
1-person household:6,485
2-or-more-person household:12,740
Family households:12,385
Nonfamily households:355
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:30,226
1-person household:6,622
2-or-more-person household:23,604
Family homes:22,130
Nonfamily homes:1,474

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Sterling Heights with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:49,451
Home has three or more generations:2,023
Home does not have three or more generations:47,428

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Sterling Heights under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:28,179
Unmarried partner of home lead present:1,121
In family homes:1,048
Population of male led and male partner homes:42
Population of male led and female partner households:429
Population of female led and female partner households:72
Population of female led and male partner households:505
In nonfamily homes:73
Population of male led and male partner homes:1
Population of male led and female partner homes:60
Population of female led and female partner homes:2
Population of female led and male partner homes:10
No unmarried partner of home lead present:27,058
In family homes:27,024
Population of husband-wife family homes:22,143
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:992
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:3,889
In nonfamily homes:34

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Sterling Heights

 
Total Population:110,383
Population Under 18 years:27,900
Population 18 years and over:82,483

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Sterling Heights have lived in one place.

 
Total:49,451
Population of Owner occupied homes:37,685
Family home:28,681
Nonfamily homess:9,004
Male led home:3,804
Living alone:3,194
Not living alone:610
Female led home:5,200
Living alone:4,738
Not living alone:462
Population of Renter occupied homes:11,766
Family run homes:5,834
Husband-wife family:3,388
Other family:2,446
Male led with no wife present:581
Female led with no husband present:1,865
Nonfamily Homes:5,932
Male led homes:2,517
Male living alone:2,118
Male not living alone:399
Female led homes:3,415
Females living alone:3,057
Females not living alone:358