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   (County: Kenai Peninsula Borough)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Sterling Cdp, Alaska give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

Male:

Under 5 years : 144

5 to 9 years : 171

10 to 14 years : 158

15 to 17 years : 87

18 and 19 years : 35

20 years : 22

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 190

25 to 29 years : 110

30 to 34 years : 152

35 to 39 years : 87

40 to 44 years : 248

45 to 49 years : 202

50 to 54 years : 275

55 to 59 years : 235

60 and 61 years : 126

62 to 64 years : 114

65 and 66 years : 48

67 to 69 years : 68

70 to 74 years : 95

75 to 79 years : 44

80 to 84 years : 10

85 years and over : 17

Female:

Under 5 years : 150

5 to 9 years : 194

10 to 14 years : 209

15 to 17 years : 133

18 and 19 years : 22

20 years : 47

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 58

25 to 29 years : 60

30 to 34 years : 95

35 to 39 years : 149

40 to 44 years : 167

45 to 49 years : 284

50 to 54 years : 243

55 to 59 years : 169

60 and 61 years : 52

62 to 64 years : 69

65 and 66 years : 19

67 to 69 years : 87

70 to 74 years : 117

75 to 79 years : 26

80 to 84 years : 22

85 years and over : 30


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,048

Multiple ancestry : 1,946

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 6

Ancestry not reported : 1,040


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,886

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 92

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 7

Not a U.S. citizen : 55


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

Total:

Under 5 years : 294

5 to 17 years : 952

18 to 24 years : 374

25 to 34 years : 417

35 to 44 years : 651

45 to 54 years : 1,004

55 to 59 years : 404

60 and 61 years : 178

62 to 64 years : 183

65 to 74 years : 434

75 years and over : 149

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 269

5 to 17 years : 750

18 to 24 years : 289

25 to 34 years : 88

35 to 44 years : 194

45 to 54 years : 151

55 to 59 years : 35

60 and 61 years : 22

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 25

5 to 17 years : 202

18 to 24 years : 85

25 to 34 years : 329

35 to 44 years : 406

45 to 54 years : 798

55 to 59 years : 369

60 and 61 years : 156

62 to 64 years : 174

65 to 74 years : 434

75 years and over : 110

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 5

45 to 54 years : 55

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 32

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 46

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 9

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 969

Female : 829

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,639

Female : 1,449

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 21

Female : 71

Foreign born:

Male : 9

Female : 53


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

Born in state of residence : 1,518

Born in other state in the United States : 2,985

Native: born outside the United States : 68

Foreign born : 62


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 451

Now married, except separated : 327

Divorced : 123

Separated : 26

Widowed : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 358

Now married, except separated : 2,159

Divorced : 267

Separated : 20

Widowed : 129

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 92

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 9

Divorced : 46

Separated : 0

Widowed : 7


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

Speak only English : 4,545

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 38

Speak English less than "very well" : 14

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 126

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Sterling Cdp, Alaska

  • German: 828   (18.5%)
  • Other Groups: 626   (14.0%)
  • United States Or American: 538   (12.0%)
  • English: 494   (11.0%)
  • Irish: 472   (10.5%)
  • Swedish: 222   (5.0%)
  • Norwegian: 191   (4.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 158   (3.5%)
  • Scottish: 143   (3.2%)
  • Dutch: 94   (2.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 88   (2.0%)
  • European: 85   (1.9%)
  • Italian: 84   (1.9%)
  • Finnish: 77   (1.7%)
  • Danish: 57   (1.3%)
  • Polish: 56   (1.3%)
  • French Canadian: 50   (1.1%)
  • British: 49   (1.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 29   (0.6%)
  • Scandinavian: 23   (0.5%)
  • Russian: 22   (0.5%)
  • Czech: 18   (0.4%)
  • Welsh: 17   (0.4%)
  • Ukrainian: 14   (0.3%)
  • Yugoslavian: 9   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 7   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 6   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 5   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Sterling Cdp, Alaska is 5,040



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Sterling Cdp, Alaska: 2,638
Female Population in Sterling Cdp, Alaska: 2,402


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Sterling Cdp, Alaska: 43.3
Median Female Resident Age in Sterling Cdp, Alaska: 42.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Alaska is 34


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Sterling Cdp, Alaska


White


Both sexes

45.6

Male

46.0

Female

45.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

7.0

Male

6.0

Female

42.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

29.4

Male

24.2

Female

35.7

Asian


Both sexes

47.5

Male

37.0

Female

51.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

59.5

Male

56.0

Female

59.5

Other


Both sexes

46.5

Male

48.5

Female

38.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

21.3

Male

17.6

Female

27.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

30.5

Male

24.0

Female

33.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.8

Male

46.3

Female

45.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Sterling Cdp, Alaska


  • White: 4,633
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 70
  • Asian: 86
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 49
  • Two or More Races: 202



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Sterling Cdp, Alaska citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Sterling Cdp, Alaska

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 7   (0.46%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 49   (3.21%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 29   (1.9%)
  • 11th Grade: 71   (4.66%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 48   (3.15%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 598   (39.21%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 154   (10.1%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 237   (15.54%)
  • Associate Degree: 100   (6.56%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 146   (9.57%)
  • Master's Degree: 31   (2.03%)
  • Professional School Degree: 28   (1.84%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 27   (1.77%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 23   (1.65%)
  • 9th Grade: 22   (1.58%)
  • 10th Grade: 5   (0.36%)
  • 11th Grade: 23   (1.65%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 37   (2.66%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 399   (28.64%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 198   (14.21%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 271   (19.45%)
  • Associate Degree: 128   (9.19%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 219   (15.72%)
  • Master's Degree: 44   (3.16%)
  • Professional School Degree: 7   (0.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 17   (1.22%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Sterling Cdp, Alaska

  • Sterling Elementary


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Drawer 89, Sterling, AK 99672, Phone: (907) 262-4944, Students: 185 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Sterling Cdp, Alaska

  • Academy Of Higher Learning Mls


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 682, Sterling, AK 99672, Phone: (907) 260-7741, Students: 24 )



Museums Near Sterling Cdp, Alaska


  • Buffalo Creek Valley Historical Society


    29454 Covell Rd, Sterling, IL 61081

  • Deer Creek Sodbusters Inc


    Po Box 221, Sterling, NE 68443

  • Dillon Home Museum


    1005 East 3rd Street, Sterling, IL 61081

  • Friends Of The Sterling Nature Center Inc


    216, Sterling, NY 13156
    http://www.cayuganet.org/sterlingpark

  • Hardy County Heritage Museum Inc


    1306 Squire Court Suite B, Sterling, VA 20166

  • John Deere Home & Farm Heritage Museum


    210 E 3rd Street, Sterling, IL 61081

  • Lanesville Heritage Preservation Society Inc


    21544 Old Vestals Gap Road, Sterling, VA 20164

  • Logan County Genealogy Society


    405 Springdale Road, Sterling, CO 80751

  • Logan County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 564, Sterling, CO 80751

  • Loudoun Heritage Farm Museum


    21668 Heritage Farm Ln, Sterling, VA 20164
    http://www.heritagefarmmuseum.org

  • Murfreesboro Historical Assn Inc


    Po Box 3, Sterling, VA 20166

  • Overland Trail Museum


    Centennial Square, Sterling, CO 80751

  • Sterling Historic Preservation Inc


    Po Box 6, Sterling, KS 67579

  • Sterling Historical Society


    1244 Old State Rd, Sterling, NY 13156

  • Sterling Historical Society Inc


    7 Pine Street, Sterling, MA 01564
    http://www.sterlinghistoricalsociety.com

  • Sterling Park District Museum Association Sterling Park Dist


    1913 3rd Ave, Sterling, IL 61081

  • Sterling-rock Falls Historical Society


    Po Box 65, Sterling, IL 61081

  • Westwood Sports Center


    1900 Westwood Dr, Sterling, IL 61081

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Sterling Cdp, Alaska affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Sterling Cdp, Alaska.

Area Features of Sterling Cdp, Alaska


Airport


(1) Alaska Airpark   (2) Bangerter Field   (3) Breeden Airport   (4) Dahler Homestead Airport   (5) Dan France Airport   (6) Dutch Landing Strip   (7) Kenai River Airpark   (8) Moose Run Airstrip   (9) Scooter S Landing Strip   (10) Scout Lake Seaplane Base Historical   (11) Skilak Blm Helistop Heliport Historical   (12) South Gasline Airport   (13) Sterling Air Park  

Building


(1) Central Emergency Services Station 3 Sterling Station   (2) Central Emergency Services Station 5  

Census


(1) Funny River Census Designated Place   (2) Kenaitze Alaska Native Village Statistical Area   (3) Sterling Census Designated Place  

Dam


(1) Pedersen Dam  

Lake


(1) Afonasi Lake   (2) Anertz Lake   (3) Antler Lake   (4) Arrow Lake   (5) Aurora Lake   (6) Bear Lake   (7) Beaver Pond Lake   (8) Berry Lake   (9) Big Merganser Lake   (10) Big Mink Lake   (11) Birch Lake   (12) Bottenintnin Lake   (13) Breeze Lake   (14) Brood Lake   (15) Browns Lake   (16) Browse Lake   (17) Bufflehead Lake   (18) Buteo Lake   (19) Calf Lake   (20) Camp Island Lake   (21) Campers Lake   (22) Campfire Lake   (23) Campsite Lake   (24) Canoe Lake   (25) Canoe Lake Chain   (26) Cashka Lake   (27) Channel Lake   (28) Chick Lake   (29) Chum Lake   (30) Cisca Lake   (31) Clam Lake   (32) Contact Lake   (33) Cow Lake   (34) Coyote Lake   (35) Curlew Lake   (36) Cygnet Lake   (37) Dabbler Lake   (38) Decoy Lake   (39) Derks Lake   (40) Dog Lake   (41) Doghouse Lake   (42) Dolly Varden Lake   (43) Donkey Lake   (44) Doroshin Lake   (45) Drake Lake   (46) Duck Lake   (47) Duckbill Lake   (48) Duckling Lake   (49) East Finger Lake   (50) East Forest Lake   (51) Eevook Lake   (52) Eider Lake   (53) Embryo Lake   (54) Equmen Lake   (55) Falcon Lake   (56) Finger Lake   (57) Finger Lakes   (58) Fire Lake   (59) Fish Lake   (60) Forest Lake   (61) Frisbee Lake   (62) Gagara Lake   (63) Gavia Lake   (64) Gene Lake   (65) Goose Lake   (66) Grebe Lake   (67) Grouse Lake   (68) Grus Lake   (69) Gruskka Lake   (70) Hat Lake   (71) Horse Trail Lake   (72) Hungry Lake   (73) Hunters Lake   (74) Ice Lake   (75) Ilerum Lake   (76) Imeri Lake   (77) Jay Lake   (78) Jigsaw Lake   (79) Junco Lake   (80) Kaknu Lake   (81) Kalun Lake   (82) Kayak Islands   (83) Kayak Lake   (84) Kelly Lake   (85) King Lake   (86) Kinglet Lake   (87) Kit Lake   (88) Konchanee Lake   (89) Krein Lake   (90) Kuviak Lake   (91) Lake Bratlie   (92) Lake Frank   (93) Lake Sabaka   (94) Leaf Lake   (95) Lili Lake   (96) Lily Lake   (97) Little Merganser Lake   (98) Little Mink Lake   (99) Lo Lake   (100) Lonely Lake   (101) Long Lake   (102) Longmere Lake   (103) Loon Lake   (104) Lost Lake   (105) Lure Lake   (106) Lynx Lake   (107) Mallard Lake   (108) Marsh Lake   (109) Martin Lake   (110) Mclain Lake   (111) Meadow Lake   (112) Middle Finger Lake   (113) Mink Creek Lake   (114) Moose Lake   (115) Moosehorn Lake   (116) Mosquito Lake   (117) Mouse Lake   (118) Muskrat Lake   (119) Nekutak Lake   (120) Nest Lake   (121) Nuthatch Lake   (122) Odd Lake   (123) Olsjold Lake   (124) Olson Lake   (125) Otter Lake   (126) Owl Lake   (127) Pad Lake   (128) Paddle Lake   (129) Pan Lake   (130) Pepper Lake   (131) Petersen Lake   (132) Peterson Lake   (133) Pintail Lake   (134) Pond Lake   (135) Porcupine Lake   (136) Portage Lakes   (137) Pot Lake   (138) Quake Lake   (139) Quill Lake   (140) Rabbit Foot Lake   (141) Rainbow Lake   (142) Raven Lake   (143) Red Squirrel Lake   (144) Redpoll Lake   (145) Rhode Lake   (146) Rifle Lake   (147) Rock Lake   (148) Rodent Lake   (149) Sahot Lake   (150) Savka Lake   (151) Scout Lake   (152) Seven Lakes   (153) Sevena Lake   (154) Shrew Lake   (155) Silver Lake   (156) Skookum Lake   (157) Snag Lake   (158) Snowflake Lake   (159) Snowshoe Lake   (160) South Finger Lake   (161) Spruce Lake   (162) Sucker Lake   (163) Sunken Island Lake   (164) Sunrise Lake   (165) Swan Lake   (166) Swanson Lake   (167) Swanson Lakes   (168) Takukak Lake   (169) Tea Lake   (170) Teal Lake   (171) Tine Lake   (172) Torpedo Lake   (173) Tree Lake   (174) Trout Lake   (175) Trumpeter Lake   (176) Tundra Lake   (177) Ursus Lake   (178) Vixen Lake   (179) Waterfowl Lake   (180) Watson Lake   (181) Weasel Lake   (182) Weed Lake   (183) West Finger Lake   (184) West Forest Lake   (185) West Lake   (186) West Lili Lake   (187) Whisper Lake   (188) Wild Lake   (189) Wilderness Lake   (190) Willow Lake   (191) Wolf Lake   (192) Wonder Lake   (193) Woods Lake   (194) Wren Lake   (195) Yearling Lake   (196) Yugok Lake  

Locale


(1) Skilak Guard Station  

Oilfield


(1) Swanson River Oil Field  

Park


(1) Scout Lake State Recreation Site  

Populated Place


(1) Funny River   (2) Naptowne   (3) Sterling  

Post Office


(1) Sterling Post Office  

Rapids


(1) Naptowne Rapids  

Stream


(1) East Fork Moose Creek   (2) Funny River   (3) Killey River   (4) Moose River   (5) Mystery Creek   (6) Olson Creek   (7) Swan Creek   (8) West Fork Moose River  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Sterling Cdp, Alaska

99672 (pop. 2,319)


Cities Nearby Sterling Cdp, Alaska

Funny River Cdp, AK  (pop. 539) 2.5 Miles
Ridgeway Cdp, AK  (pop. 2,264) 9.0 Miles
Soldotna City, AK  (pop. 4,266) 9.9 Miles
Kalifornsky Cdp, AK  (pop. 7,020) 14.3 Miles
Kenai City, AK  (pop. 7,661) 14.8 Miles
Salamatof Cdp, AK  (pop. 969) 18.0 Miles
Nikiski Cdp, AK  (pop. 4,683) 20.0 Miles
Kasilof Cdp, AK  (pop. 370) 20.0 Miles
Kenai-cook Inlet Census Subarea, AK  (pop. 47,425) 22.7 Miles
Cohoe Cdp, AK  (pop. 808) 23.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Sterling Cdp, Alaska

907





Latitude/Longitude of Sterling Cdp, Alaska

Lat: 60.529635 N        Long: -150.797887 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Sterling Cdp, Alaska need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Alaska

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.11 9.01 7.91 13.22 0.00 9.48
  Total Electric Industry 10.11 9.01 7.91 13.22 0.00 9.48
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.67 9.27 8.22 12.12 0.00 9.80
  Total Electric Industry 10.67 9.27 8.22 12.12 0.00 9.80
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.82 9.45 7.74 14.21 0.00 9.95
  Total Electric Industry 10.82 9.45 7.74 14.21 0.00 9.95
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.15 9.55 8.19 12.77 0.00 10.12
  Total Electric Industry 11.15 9.55 8.19 12.77 0.00 10.12
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.32 9.66 8.37 12.57 0.00 10.25
  Total Electric Industry 11.32 9.66 8.37 12.57 0.00 10.25
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.24 9.54 8.38 13.26 0.00 10.17
  Total Electric Industry 11.24 9.54 8.38 13.26 0.00 10.17
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.36 9.58 8.47 13.34 0.00 10.24
  Total Electric Industry 11.36 9.58 8.47 13.34 0.00 10.24
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.44 9.51 7.48 14.75 0.00 10.07
  Total Electric Industry 11.44 9.51 7.48 14.75 0.00 10.07
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.50 9.48 7.17 13.68 0.00 9.97
  Total Electric Industry 11.50 9.48 7.17 13.68 0.00 9.97
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.16 9.20 7.32 14.16 0.00 9.78
  Total Electric Industry 11.16 9.20 7.32 14.16 0.00 9.78
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.45 9.77 7.56 14.17 0.00 10.08
  Total Electric Industry 11.45 9.77 7.56 14.17 0.00 10.08
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 12.12 10.29 7.61 14.37 0.00 10.54
  Total Electric Industry 12.12 10.29 7.61 14.37 0.00 10.54
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 12.05 10.13 7.65 14.04 0.00 10.46
  Total Electric Industry 12.05 10.13 7.65 14.04 0.00 10.46
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 11.98 10.49 7.86 0.00 0.00 10.50
  Total Electric Industry 11.98 10.49 7.86 0.00 0.00 10.50
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 12.44 10.99 8.33 0.00 0.00 10.99
  Total Electric Industry 12.44 10.99 8.33 0.00 0.00 10.99
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 13.30 11.56 9.29 0.00 0.00 11.72
  Total Electric Industry 13.30 11.56 9.29 0.00 0.00 11.72
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 14.83 11.93 11.54 0.00 0.00 12.84
  Total Electric Industry 14.83 11.93 11.54 0.00 0.00 12.84

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Sterling Cdp, Alaska

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 83   (4.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 67   (3.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 87   (5.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 117   (6.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 108   (6.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 287   (16.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 243   (13.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 165   (9.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 154   (8.8%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 93   (5.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 39   (2.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 30   (1.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 131   (7.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 143   (8.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,365

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 111

In 3-person carpool : 45

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 43

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 20

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 91

Other means : 38

Worked at home : 160


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

Less than 5 minutes : 142

5 to 9 minutes : 165

10 to 14 minutes : 159

15 to 19 minutes : 424

20 to 24 minutes : 203

25 to 29 minutes : 55

30 to 34 minutes : 370

35 to 39 minutes : 19

40 to 44 minutes : 16

45 to 59 minutes : 52

60 to 89 minutes : 46

90 or more minutes : 62


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

With Social Security income : 482

No Social Security income : 1,361


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

With retirement income : 383

No retirement income : 1,460


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

Less than $10,000 : 19

$10,000 to $14,999 : 21

$15,000 to $19,999 : 79

$20,000 to $24,999 : 81

$25,000 to $29,999 : 79

$30,000 to $34,999 : 40

$35,000 to $39,999 : 27

$40,000 to $44,999 : 71

$45,000 to $49,999 : 40

$50,000 to $59,999 : 97

$60,000 to $74,999 : 147

$75,000 to $99,999 : 195

$100,000 to $124,999 : 161

$125,000 to $149,999 : 161

$150,000 to $199,999 : 92

$200,000 or more : 54


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $70,000


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Sterling Cdp, Alaska

  • KSLD (1140 AM; 10.0 kW; Kenai, AK; Owner: Ksrm, Inc.)
  • NEW (1470 AM; 1.0 kW; Kenai, AK; Owner: Thomas Sweeney)
  • NEW (1470 AM; 1.0 kW; Soldotna, AK; Owner: Thomas Sweeney)
  • NEW (840 AM; 10.0 kW; Kenai, AK; Owner: Peninsula Communications Inc)
  • KSRM (920 AM; 5.0 kW; Kenai, AK; Owner: Ksrm, Inc.)
  • NEW (980 AM; 5.0 kW; Kenai, AK; Owner: Peninsula Communications Inc)
  • NEW (980 AM; 5.0 kW; Kenai, AK; Owner: Peninsula Communications Inc)

FM Radio Stations Near Sterling Cdp, Alaska

  • KWHQ-FM (100.1 FM; Kenai, AK; Owner: Ksrm, Inc.)
  • KPEN-FM (101.7 FM; Kenai, AK; Owner: Peninsula Communications, Inc.)
  • KSWD-FM (105.3 FM; Sterling, AK; Owner: Seward Media Partners, Llc)
  • KFSE (106.9 FM; Soldotna, AK; Owner: Ksrm, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Kenai, AK; Owner: Alaska Educational Radio System, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Sterling, AK; Owner: Blessed Hope Baptist Mission)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Kenai, AK; Owner: New Life Tabernacle Homer Ak)
  • KABN-FM (88.9 FM; Kenai, AK; Owner: Alaska Educational Radio System, Inc)
  • KABN-FM (89.5 FM; Soldotna, AK; Owner: Alaska Educational Radio System, Inc)
  • KRAW (89.7 FM; Kenai, AK; Owner: Alaska Educational Radio System, Inc.)
  • KRAW (89.7 FM; Sterling, AK; Owner: Alaska Educational Radio System, Inc.)
  • KRAW (90.1 FM; Sterling, AK; Owner: Alaska Educational Radio System, Inc.)
  • KWMD (90.5 FM; Soldotna, AK; Owner: Alaska Educational Radio System, Inc.)
  • KWMD (90.7 FM; Kenai, AK; Owner: Alaska Educational Radio System, Inc.)
  • KWJG (91.5 FM; Soldotna, AK; Owner: Kasilof Public B/g Inc)
  • KDLL (91.9 FM; Kenai, AK; Owner: Pickle Hill Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KXBA (93.3 FM; Kenai, AK; Owner: Peninsula Communications Inc)
  • KKIS-FM (96.5 FM; Kenai, AK; Owner: Ksrm, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Sterling Cdp, Alaska

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 182  (16.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 97  (9.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 177  (16.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 11  (1.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 427  (39.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 246  (29.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 182  (21.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 363  (42.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 25  (2.9%)


(updated 2010)





There are 7 Farms In Sterling Cdp, Alaska


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Sterling Cdp, Alaska

  • Soldotna Airport


    (about 8.9 miles in Soldotna, Alaska; Airport Code: SXQ)

  • Kenai Municipal


    (about 15.6 miles in Kenai, Alaska; Airport Code: ENA)

  • Nikiski Private Airstrip


    (about 20.0 miles in Kenai, Alaska; Airport Code: A82)

  • Zips Airport


    (about 24.3 miles in Kasilof, Alaska; Airport Code: AK8)

  • Bear Fish Camp Airport


    (about 33.7 miles in Kenai, Alaska; Airport Code: AK2)

  • Granite Point Ndb


    (about 34.9 miles in Tyonek, Alaska; Airport Code: XWA)

  • Quartz Creek


    (about 36.8 miles in Moose Pass, Alaska; Airport Code: JLA)

  • Trading Bay Production


    (about 39.2 miles in Kenai, Alaska; Airport Code: JZE)

  • Shirleyville Airport


    (about 39.2 miles in Tyonek, Alaska; Airport Code: OQV)

  • Tyonek Airport


    (about 39.3 miles in Tyonek, Alaska; Airport Code: TYE)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Sterling Cdp, Alaska

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

71.71%

Carpooled

14.85%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.33%

Walked

1.69%

Other Means

6.47%

Worked At Home

4.95%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Sterling Cdp, Alaska, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,242

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 80

Female householder, no husband present : 42

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 381

Householder not living alone : 98


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 9

Male householder and female partner : 73

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 20

All other households : 1,741


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,149

Renter-occupied housing units : 93

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 49

Renter-occupied housing units : 31

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 6

Renter-occupied housing units : 36

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 334

Renter-occupied housing units : 145


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

Less than $10,000 : 51

$10,000 to $14,999 : 102

$15,000 to $19,999 : 150

$20,000 to $24,999 : 129

$25,000 to $29,999 : 69

$30,000 to $34,999 : 43

$35,000 to $39,999 : 71

$40,000 to $44,999 : 121

$45,000 to $49,999 : 47

$50,000 to $59,999 : 127

$60,000 to $74,999 : 169

$75,000 to $99,999 : 232

$100,000 to $124,999 : 202

$125,000 to $149,999 : 168

$150,000 to $199,999 : 108

$200,000 or more : 54


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

Total : 2,487


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

Occupied : 1,843

Vacant : 644


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 123

Built 1990 to 1999 : 694

Built 1980 to 1989 : 871

Built 1970 to 1979 : 524

Built 1960 to 1969 : 157

Built 1950 to 1959 : 118

Built 1940 to 1949 : 0

Built 1939 or earlier : 0


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

Utility gas : 1,357

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 39

Electricity : 49

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 305

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 84

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 9

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

Less than $10,000 : 26

$10,000 to $14,999 : 22

$15,000 to $19,999 : 41

$20,000 to $24,999 : 27

$25,000 to $29,999 : 10

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 14

$50,000 to $59,999 : 11

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 58

$80,000 to $89,999 : 43

$90,000 to $99,999 : 22

$100,000 to $124,999 : 157

$125,000 to $149,999 : 49

$150,000 to $174,999 : 176

$175,000 to $199,999 : 59

$200,000 to $249,999 : 293

$250,000 to $299,999 : 128

$300,000 to $399,999 : 258

$400,000 to $499,999 : 77

$500,000 to $749,999 : 47

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 20


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 37

Home equity loan only : 138

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 710

Housing units without a mortgage : 653


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Sterling Cdp, Alaska)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $217,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $235,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $206,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $173,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $157,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $23,400

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier :


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Sterling Cdp, Alaska: 71.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Alaska: 66.2%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Sterling Cdp, Alaska

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 63.16%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 36.84%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Sterling Cdp, AK): $47,700
Median Household Income In 2000 (Alaska): $51,571


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Sterling Cdp): $119,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alaska): $137,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Sterling Cdp): $628
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alaska): $720


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Sterling Cdp, Alaska

Utility Gas: 60.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 4.5%
Electricity: 5.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 24.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 5.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Sterling Cdp, Alaska are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Sterling Cdp, Alaska

1st Choice Home Health Care, Inc


     Address: 159 E Redoubt Avenue, Soldotna, Alaska 99669
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/2/1996

Providence Seward Hhc


     Address: 417 First Avenue (po Box 365), Seward, Alaska 99664
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 7/1/2003

Providence Home Health Care


     Address: 3546 Latouche Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99508
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/17/1982

Denali Home Health And Hospice, An Amedisys Co


     Address: 3935 Reka Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/7/1996

Southcentral Foundation Home Based Services Certif


     Address: 4160 Tudor Center Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/17/1996

Hospitals Close To Sterling Cdp, Alaska

Central Peninsula General Hospital


     Address: 250 Hospital Place, Soldotna, Alaska 99669
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Providence Alaska Medical Center


     Address: Box 196604, Anchorage, Alaska 99519
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Alaska Regional Hospital


     Address: 2801 Debarr Road, Anchorage, Alaska 99508
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

"alaska Native Medical Center, Phs"


     Address: 4315 Diplomacy Dr, Anchorage, Alaska 99508
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Federal

St Elias Specialty Hospital


     Address: 4800 Cordova Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99503
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Sterling Cdp, Alaska

Heritage Place


     Address: 232 Rockwell Avenue, Soldotna, Alaska 99669
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 51
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Providence Seward Med & Care Center Ltc


     Address: 431 First Street (p.o. Box 430), Seward, Alaska 99664
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 30
     Percent Occupied: 70%

Providence Extended Care Ctr


     Address: 4900 Eagle Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99503
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 198
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Mary Conrad Center


     Address: 9100 Centennial Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 85
     Percent Occupied: 94%

South Peninsula Hospital Ltc


     Address: 4300 Bartlett Street, Homer, Alaska 99603
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 25
     Percent Occupied: 100%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Sterling Cdp, Alaska

Name: Columbia
Address: Richland, WA 99352-0968
Distance: 1,604 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Sterling Cdp, Alaska

    Retired Workers: 360
    Disabled Workers: 75
    Widowers Workers: 20
    Spouses Workers: 30
    Children Workers: 55


(updated 2007)





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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Sterling Cdp, Alaska citizens.

Relocation to Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK

8.17 % of Kenai Peninsula Borough tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $40,864

Alaska Average 9.33 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Anchorage Borough , AK 1.82 % ($46,749 AGI )
  • Fairbanks North Star , AK 0.31 % ($48,035 AGI )
  • Matanuska Susitna Bo , AK 0.29 % ($35,962 AGI )

Relocation away from Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK

8.10 % of Kenai Peninsula Borough tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $36,693

Alaska Average 9.43 %

0.12 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $23,136

Alaska Average 0.25 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Anchorage Borough , AK 1.85 % ($33,064 AGI )
  • Matanuska Susitna Bo , AK 0.48 % ($45,270 AGI )
  • Fairbanks North Star , AK 0.36 % ($36,561 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Alaska

Low Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)
High Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Alaska

No Sales Tax


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Sterling Cdp, Alaska is based on over 50 years of data.

























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Sterling Cdp, Alaska directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Alaska

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
2,873 4,219 3,032 5,300 1,885 1,842 2,779 2,000 2,140 2,165


(updated 2014)



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