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Sterling is a city in Logan County.
It is the county seat.
The community was named for Sterling, IL.
The latitude of Sterling is 40.625N. The longitude is -103.207W.It is in the Mountain Standard time zone. Elevation is 3,937 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 12,785.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Sterling demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Logan County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 80751 ZIP code.
35% of Sterling residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Sterling ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Sterling was $15,287, compared with $21,587 nationally.
13% of Sterling residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Median rent in Sterling, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $367. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $729.
Libraries in Sterling include Sterling Public Library ... View libraries
TV stations in Sterling include KUPN.
Logan County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Sterling political report.
The average commute time for Sterling workers is 13 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 1 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Sterling between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of .9 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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