Sterlington is a city located in Ouachita Parish Louisiana. Sterlington has a 2020 population of 3,516. Sterlington is currently growing at a rate of 5.87% annually and its population has increased by 117.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,617 in 2010.
The average household income in Sterlington is $66,221 with a poverty rate of 28.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $877 per month, and the median house value is $104,400. The median age in Sterlington is 30.6 years, 29.4 years for males, and 33.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Sterlingtonwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 23.45%.
96.65% of Sterlington residents speak only English, while 3.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.90% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Sterlington is Asian, with 88.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Sterlington is Hispanic, with 9.70% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 45.38%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Sterlington
96.14% of Sterlington residents were born in the United States, with 82.82% having been born in Louisiana. 2.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.