The unemployment rate in Sterling is 2.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Sterling jobs have increased by 3.3%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Sterling's cost of living is 10.2% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, June and July are the most pleasant months in Sterling, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Blue Earth county flipped Republican in 2016, after voting Democratic in 2012, 2008, and 2004, and Republican in 2000. More Voting Stats
Sterling's population is 286 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 13.9%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 17 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Sterling is $290,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.6%. Check out the homes in the area
Sterling public schools spend $11,395 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.1 students per teacher in Sterling. More Education