Mount Sterling is a city located in Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 7,402, it is the 55th largest city in Kentucky and the 3816th largest city in the United States. Mount Sterling is currently growing at a rate of 0.84% annually and its population has increased by 7.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,895 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, Mount Sterling has a population density of 1,649 people per square mile.
The average household income in Mount Sterling is $54,064 with a poverty rate of 24.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $665 per month, and the median house value is $122,300. The median age in Mount Sterling is 38.7 years, 37.1 years for males, and 40.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.9 males.