Sterling County, Texas's estimated population is 1,252 with a growth rate of -1.03% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sterling County, Texas is the 245th largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 1,137 and has seen a growth of 10.11% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 99.61%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 27.34%.
71.87% of Sterling County, Texas residents speak only English, while 28.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 28.13% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Sterling County, Texas is White, with 0.92% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Sterling County, Texas is Hispanic, with 4.79% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 3.76%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Sterling County, Texas
88.93% of Sterling County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 60.13% having been born in Texas. 10.05% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.