Sterling Heights Michigan Profile and Resource Guide, City or community of Sterling Heights, Michigan Facts, Information, Relocation, Real Estate, Advertising
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The Michigan state capital is Lansing.

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48310, 48312, 48313, 48314

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The population of Sterling Heights is approximately 128,034 (2005), 129699 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 47,547 (2000), 49451 (2010).

The amount of land area in Sterling Heights is 94.908 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Sterling Heights is 36.8 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.135 sq kilometers.
The distance from Sterling Heights to Washington DC is 416 miles. The distance to the Michigan state capital is 81 miles. (as the crow flies)
Sterling Heights is positioned 42.58 degrees north of the equator and 83.03 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Sterling Heights elevation is 615 feet above sea level.
The Sterling Heights city flower is the Lavender Rose.
The city tree is the Chanticleer Pear.
Sterling Heights median income is $60,494 (2000).

The Sterling Heights median home price is $160,700 (2000).

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Sterling Heights location: in eastern Michigan about 14 miles north of Detroit. Other nearby communities include Utica, Warren, Fraser, Shelby, Center Line, Madison Heights, clinton and Troy.

Here is a map page for the city.

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History & History Related Items

Sterling Heights history:

Though the city was not incorporated until 1968, it has a long history. Learn more about Sterling Height history at this history page
The founding of Sterling Heights: July 1, 1968
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Sterling Heights attractions:

This page lists many attractions for the area.

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