Sterling Windham County, Connecticut

Sterling: Town in Windham County, Connecticut, United States

Sterling locator map
Location of Sterling on Connecticut map.

About

Sterling is a town located in the county of Windham in the U.S. state of Connecticut. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,830 and a population density of 140 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,764 inhabitants.

The town was created 227 years ago in 1793.

Post Office  Sterling CT image
Post Office Sterling CT
Post Office  Sterling CT image

Geography

Sterling is located at 41°42'27"N 71°49'43"W (41.7076000, -71.8286800).

Sterling map

Sterling Quick Facts

Population : 3,764 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Connecticut (United States)
County : Windham County
Postal code : 06377
Phone Area Codes : 860
Area : 27.3 km2
Altitude : 384 feet / 117 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1794 (227 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 15:51:57 (15th October 2021)
Density : 138 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.75% (2010-2020)

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Sterling decreased by 1.75% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,830 - census
2011 3,801 -0.76% estimation process
2012 3,792 -0.24% estimation process
2013 3,774 -0.48% estimation process
2014 3,752 -0.59% estimation process
2015 3,745 -0.19% estimation process
2016 3,734 -0.29% estimation process
2017 3,748 0.37% estimation process
2018 3,778 0.79% estimation process
2019 3,782 0.11% estimation process
2020 3,764 -0.48% estimation process

Sterling zip code is 06377. County name: Windham, County fips: 09015

Sterling, Sterling Station, Stone Factory

People born in Sterling (3)

People born in Sterling, including journalist Charles Dow, specialist in literature Donald Clifford Gallup, philanthropist Allen Cleveland Lewis, you can see a list of people who born in Sterling.

Schools in Sterling

College & universities near Sterling, CT

Code Name City ZIP
130217 Quinebaug Valley Community College Danielson (CT) 06239-1436
217305 New England Institute of Technology East Greenwich (RI) 02818-1205
217475 Community College of Rhode Island Warwick (RI) 02886-1807
455965 Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy-Cranston Cranston (RI) 02920
485582 MKG Beauty & Business Cranston (RI) 02920-4358

Stations (25)

Amtrak & bus stations near Sterling, CT

Code Name Address Type
FOX Foxwoods Casino, Connecticut 39 Norwich Westerley Rd. BUS
KIN Kingston station 1 Railroad Avenue RAIL
WLY Westerly station 14 Railroad Avenue RAIL
PVD Providence station 100 Gaspee Street RAIL
MYS Mystic station 2 Roosevelt Avenue RAIL

Post offices near Sterling

Post Office Name City ZIP
On Post Office Oneco (CT) 06373
Moosu Post Office Moosup (CT) 06354
Central Villag Post Office Central Village (CT) 06332
Plainfield Post Office Plainfield (CT) 06374
Danielson Post Office Danielson (CT) 06239

Other places with the same name (14)

  • Sterling , Virginia census-designated place in Loudoun County, Virginia, US with a population of 27,822 people.
  • Sterling , Illinois city in Whiteside County, Illinois, United States with a population of 14,313 people.
  • Sterling , Colorado city in Colorado with a population of 14,078 people.
  • Sterling , Massachusetts town in Massachusetts with a population of 8,166 people.
  • Sterling , Ohio unincorporated community in northwestern Milton Township, Wayne County, Ohio, United States with a population of 4,577 people.
  • Sterling , New York town in Cayuga County, New York, United States with a population of 3,023 people.
  • Sterling , Pennsylvania township in Wayne County, Pennsylvania with a population of 1,420 people.
  • Sterling , Oklahoma town in Comanche County, Oklahoma, United States with a population of 777 people.
  • Sterling , Michigan human settlement in Arenac County, Michigan, United States of America with a population of 498 people.
  • Sterling , Nebraska human settlement in Johnson County, Nebraska, United States of America with a population of 454 people.
  • Sterling , Utah town in Sanpete County, Utah. United States with a population of 326 people.
  • Sterling , Kansas city in Kansas with a population of 204 people.
  • Sterling , North Dakota unincorporated community in North Dakota with a population of 161 people.

Other cities in Windham County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Windham County , CT. (more)

City Name Population Title
Windham 24,463 Town in Connecticut
Willimantic 17,737 Town in the U.
Killingly Center 17,282 City in Windham County, Connecticut, United States of America
Plainfield 15,084 Town in Connecticut, United States
Putnam 9,372 Town in Connecticut
Thompson 9,371 Town in Windham County, Connecticut, United States
Brooklyn 8,280 Town in Connecticut
Woodstock 7,834 Town in Windham County, Connecticut, United States
Canterbury 5,088 Town in Connecticut, USA
Ashford 4,246 Town of the United States
Pomfret 4,196 Town in Connecticut, United States
Danielson 4,006 Borough in the town of Killingly in Windham County, Connecticut, United States
Moosup 3,231 Census designated place
Chaplin 2,232 Town in Connecticut, United States
Hampton 1,841 City in Connecticut
Eastford 1,800 Human settlement in Windham County, Connecticut, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Sterling distances to largest Connecticut cities