The Town of Sterlington had a population of 2,428 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Sterlington is located at latitude 32.6962 and longitude -92.086 in Ouachita Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Sterlington encompass a land area of 2.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Ouachita Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 59 feet.
The Town of Sterlington (GNIS ID: 2406666) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Sterlington: Hamilton.
|Total Population||2,428 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,411 (99.3%)|
|Population in Families||2,060 (84.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||17 ( 0.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$55,566|
|Average Household Income||$78,639|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||13%|
|Per Capita Income||$29,654|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,050 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||573 (54.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||367 (35.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||110 (10.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$170,070|
|Average Home Value||$219,721|
|Housing Affordability Index3||201|
|Average Household Size||2.56|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.18%|
|Per Capita Income||1.18%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.82%|
The table below compares Sterlington to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 182||62nd|
|Population Density||# 172||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 91||81st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 212||45th|
|Per Capita Income||# 81||83rd|
|Diversity Index||# 257||46th|
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