Real Estate Market Update for

Sterling, IL
$41,939
Median Household Income
2,591/sq mi
Local Population Density

Map Information for

Sterling, IL

Area Overview for

Sterling, IL
  • Population: 15,167
  • Median Age: 38 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 16 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 7.75%
  • Population Density: 2,591/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: -5.94%


* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average


Area Information for

Sterling, IL
  • Closest Airport: Chicago/Rockford International
  • Closest College: ASHFORD UNIVERSITY
  • Closest Jr. College SAUK VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
  • Median Household Income: $41,939
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0.00%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $50,334
  • Closest Major Sports Team: CLINTON LUMBERKINGS (A)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 12%

School Information for

Sterling, IL
School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
Newman Central Catholic School 2.8 mi Catholic 9-12
Regional Center For Change 2.9 mi Public 6-12
Washington Elementary School 3.3 mi Public 3-5
Franklin Elementary School 3.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-1
Sterling High School 3.8 mi Public 9-12
Challand Middle School 3.8 mi Public 6-8
Whiteside Area Career Center 3.8 mi Public 11-12
Jefferson Elementary School 3.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2
Christ Lutheran School 4.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8
Bi-county Special Education Preschool 4.2 mi Public -
St Mary School & Community Middle School 4.2 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8
Lincoln Elementary School 4.5 mi Public 3-5
Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: Onboard Informatics © 2016. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com.

Demographic Information for

Sterling, IL