Sterling Information

Sterling Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Sterling, NE

General Sterling Information

State: Nebraska

County: Johnson County

Close cities: Panama, NE, Adams, NE, Firth, NE, Burr, NE, Douglas, NE, Sterling, NE, Crab Orchard, NE

Sterling Population (census data)
Total 462 (-6.3% since 2000)
Male 213 (46.1%)
Female 249 (53.9%)

Population Density: 1,143 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 75.6 (US Avg is 100)

Sterling Elevation: 1,190 feet above sea level

Land Area: 0.40 square miles

Median Household Income: $40,621

Zip Codes: 68443, and 68324.

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Sterling Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (97.6%)
  • American Indian (1.2%)
  • Hispanic (1.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (62.3%)
  • Dutch (11.6%)
  • English (5.9%)
  • Irish (5.7%)
  • United States (4.7%)
  • Czech (4.3%)

Local Sterling Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Kansas City Royals
NFL Football: Kansas City Chiefs, Minnesota Vikings
NBA Basketball: Denver Nuggets
NHL Hockey: Colorado Avalanche
NCAA Sports: University of Nebraska, Creighton University

Sterling School Information

High Schools
Sterling High School (250 Main Street Box 39, Sterling, NE, 68443 - Sterling Public Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Sterling Elementary School (250 Main Street Box 39, Sterling, NE, 68443 - Sterling Public Schools District)

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