Latest Data (2015)
Population 132,052
Nationwide Rank 201

Quick Facts

Sterling Heights, Michigan is the 201st largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Sterling Heights, Michigan is a city.

Sterling Heights, Michigan is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Sterling Heights had its largest population ever.

Sterling Heights, Michigan's growth is below average. 71% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Sterling Heights, Michigan Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
195 Columbia, South Carolina 12.0%
196 Thornton, Colorado 60.2%
197 Carrollton, Texas 20.7%
198 Midland, Texas 39.9%
199 Charleston, South Carolina 33.9%
200 Waco, Texas 15.4%
201 Sterling Heights, Michigan 5.9%
202 Denton, Texas 56.6%
203 Cedar Rapids, Iowa 7.0%
204 New Haven, Connecticut 5.3%
205 Roseville, California 60.2%
206 Gainesville, Florida 15.1%
207 Visalia, California 36.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 132,052 201
2014 131,741 196
2013 131,224 194
2012 130,410 192
2011 129,918 192
2010 129,699 189
2009 127,176 191
2008 127,061 189
2007 127,179 185
2006 127,464 186
2005 127,485 185
2004 127,308 182
2003 126,284 181
2002 125,503 179
2001 124,897 177
2000 124,670 176
1990 117,814 156