From the 2010 census, the Sterling Heights population was 129,699. The average household size in Sterling Heights is 2.61. The median age of this area is 40.4. The median household income here is $58,870 The majority of the population that is found in Sterling Heights consists of; the golden years, salt of the earth, green acres, rustbelt traditions, and comfortable empty nesters categories.
Golden Years: Well educated, low unemployment rate, higher median household income at $61,000, median age: 51, supports art and charities, well connected via the internet.