Living in Mount Sterling, KY

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Mount Sterling, Kentucky Info Snack

Population
7,166
Unemployment
8.1%
Poverty
24.8%
Median Home
$128,900
Median Income
$42,460
Median Rent
$684

Mount Sterling SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
7
Diversity
6
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
9

Mount Sterling, KY Crime Report

300
Total Crimes
4,095.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
65.34%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Mount Sterling
/ 100k People
Kentucky
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 300 4,095.0 2,114.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 15 204.8 217.1 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.9 5.0
Robbery 4 54.6 48.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 5 68.3 128.6 250.2
Property Crime 285 3,890.3 1,897.4 2,109.9
Burglary 24 327.6 345.7 340.5
Larceny 247 3,371.6 1,323.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 14 191.1 228.2 219.9

Mount Sterling, KY Cost Of Living

87
Mount Sterling's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Mount Sterling Kentucky National Average
Overall 87 89 100
Services 101 100 100
Groceries 92 91 100
Health 81 90 100
Housing 65 70 100
Transportation 96 99 100
Utilities 95 98 100

Mount Sterling, KY Photos

Downtown Mount Sterlingc Kentucky
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Mount Sterling in Kentucky

Map Of Mount Sterling, KY

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Population over time in Mount Sterling

Year Population % Change
2019 7,166 -0.2%
2018 7,180 0.6%
2017 7,139 0.0%
2016 7,136 0.8%
2015 7,078 0.7%
2014 7,030 0.8%
2013 6,973 0.8%
2012 6,915 1.0%
2011 6,845 1.3%
2010 6,759 -

Race / Ethnicity in Mount Sterling

White
89.7% (6,426)
African American
5.4% (385)
American Indian
1.3% (93)
Asian
0.0% (3)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.1% (81)
Hispanic
2.5% (178)
Race Mount Sterling KY USA
White 89.7% 84.6% 60.7%
African American 5.4% 8.0% 12.3%
American Indian 1.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.1% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.5% 3.7% 18.0%

Gender in Mount Sterling

Female
53.7% (3,850)
Male
46.3% (3,316)
Gender Mount Sterling KY USA
Female 53.7% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 46.3% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Mount Sterling for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (286)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (501)
High School / GED
39.0% (2,794)
Some College
25.0% (1,791)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (358)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (931)
Master's Degree
5.0% (358)
Professional Degree
2.0% (143)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Mount Sterling KY USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Mount Sterling, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
9.8% (70,498)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.1% (50,695)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.2% (116,440)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.6% (47,526)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.9% (128,058)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.7% (126,738)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.2% (108,783)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.3% (52,015)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.7% (5,280)
$200,000 or more
1.5% (10,561)
Income Mount Sterling KY USA
Less than $10,000 9.8% 8.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.1% 5.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.2% 11.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.6% 10.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.9% 13.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.7% 17.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.2% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.3% 12.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.7% 4.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.5% 3.9% 7.7%

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