Sterling, IL ZIP Code

Zip code of Sterling, Illinois
61081
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Demographic and housing estimates in Sterling, IL

Total population
Total population14810
Male7032
Female7778
Population by age
Total population14810
Under 5 years982
5 to 9 years1157
10 to 14 years922
15 to 19 years1016
20 to 24 years870
25 to 34 years1648
35 to 44 years1894
45 to 54 years1652
55 to 59 years1024
60 to 64 years970
65 to 74 years1199
75 to 84 years881
85 years and over595
Median age (years)40.3
Under 18 years3664
Under 16 years11643
18 years and over11146
21 years and over10494
62 years and over3283
65 years and over2675
Population by race
Total population14810
One race14065
Two or more races745
One race14065
White12798
Black or African American396
American Indian and Alaska Native11
Asian195
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander7
Some other race658
Citizen, voting age population
Citizen, VOTING AGE 18 and over population10648
Male Citizen, VOTING AGE 18 and over population4916
Female Citizen, VOTING AGE 18 and over population5732

Social characteristics in Sterling, IL

Households by type
Total households6334
Family households (families)3757
Married-couple family2522
Male householder, no wife present, family324
Female householder, no husband present, family911
Nonfamily households2577
Average household size2.28
Average family size2.98

Economic characteristics in Sterling, IL

Income and benefits (in 2018 inflation-adjusted dollars)
Total households6334
Less than $10,000344
$10,000 to $14,999267
$15,000 to $24,9991024
$25,000 to $34,999888
$35,000 to $49,999987
$50,000 to $74,9991311
$75,000 to $99,999829
$100,000 to $149,999273
$150,000 to $199,999185
$200,000 or more226
Median household income (dollars)44487

Housing characteristics in Sterling, IL

Housing occupancy
Total housing units7121
Occupied housing units6334
Vacant housing units787
Units in structure
Total housing units7121
1-unit, detached4546
1-unit, attached180
2 units436
3 or 4 units599
5 to 9 units601
10 to 19 units214
20 or more units495
Mobile home50
Boat, RV, van, etc.0
Year structure built
Total housing units7121
Built 2014 or later21
Built 2010 to 2013169
Built 2000 to 2009398
Built 1990 to 1999561
Built 1980 to 1989371
Built 1970 to 19791047
Built 1960 to 19691012
Built 1950 to 19591341
Built 1940 to 1949486
Built 1939 or earlier1715
Rooms
Total housing units7121
1 room381
2 rooms198
3 rooms653
4 rooms1265
5 rooms1408
6 rooms1234
7 rooms820
8 rooms622
9 rooms or more540
Median rooms5.3
Bedrooms
Total housing units7121
No bedroom391
1 bedroom832
2 bedrooms2246
3 bedrooms2603
4 bedrooms851
5 or more bedrooms198
Housing tenure
Occupied housing units6334
Owner-occupied3935
Renter-occupied2399
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.48
Average household size of renter-occupied unit1.95
Year householder moved into unit
Occupied housing units6334
Moved in 2017 or later209
Moved in 2015 to 2016898
Moved in 2010 to 20141729
Moved in 2000 to 20091586
Moved in 1990 to 1999798
Moved in 1989 and earlier1114
Value
Owner-occupied units3935
Less than $50,000232
$50,000 to $99,9992278
$100,000 to $149,999856
$150,000 to $199,999243
$200,000 to $299,999154
$300,000 to $499,999112
$500,000 to $999,99960
$1,000,000 or more0
Median (dollars)86800
Mortgage status
Owner-occupied units3935
Housing units with a mortgage2352
Housing units without a mortgage1583
Gross rent
Occupied units paying rent2310
Less than $500544
$500 to $9991452
$1,000 to $1,499180
$1,500 to $1,99962
$2,000 to $2,49934
$2,500 to $2,9990
$3,000 or more38
Median (dollars)656
No rent paid89