Sterling is a tiny village located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 460 people and just one neighborhood, Sterling is the 162nd largest community in Nebraska. Sterling has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Sterling is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Sterling is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Sterling who work in office and administrative support (25.86%), sales jobs (10.78%) and food service (7.33%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Sterling is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
One downside of living in Sterling, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.42 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small village, Sterling doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.