Sterling is located close to the center of Oklahoma. Sterling is part of Comanche County. Sterling has 0.80 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Sterling population is 630, which has shrunk 17.32% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 10.67% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Sterling median household income is $31,875 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 19.91% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 38.43% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Sterling median house value is $78,800 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 72.05% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 62.66% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Sterling is close to the state average in quality. The Sterling area code is 580.