KY

National Population : 333,590,059
Kentucky State Population : 4,519,884

About Mount Sterling, KY

Mount Sterling, KY is located in Montgomery County in the state of Kentucky.

The total City Population for Mount Sterling is about 11,363 with about 622 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 22,635.

The Average Home Value is $125,900.00, which is roughly 25% higher than the Average Home Value of $94,219.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 33% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $43,540.00, which is roughly 10% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,100.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 24% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Mount Sterling is about 7.8%.

Kentucky is ranked #37 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 26.82 out of 100.

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Voting

Montgomery County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 59.63% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 70.06%
Democratic: 28.28%
Libertarian: 1.2%
Other: 0.47%


Nearby Locations

Olympia, KY (9.54 mi.)
Hope, KY (10.58 mi.)
Owingsville, KY (10.83 mi.)
Sharpsburg, KY (13.44 mi.)
Bethel, KY (13.44 mi.)
Ford, KY (13.82 mi.)
Winchester, KY (13.82 mi.)
Stanton, KY (14.87 mi.)
Rosslyn, KY (14.87 mi.)
Bowen, KY (14.87 mi.)
Patsey, KY (14.87 mi.)
Clay City, KY (15.04 mi.)
Westbend, KY (15.04 mi.)
Means, KY (15.54 mi.)
Salt Lick, KY (17.03 mi.)
Sudith, KY (17.03 mi.)
Moorefield, KY (17.31 mi.)
Frenchburg, KY (18.52 mi.)
Mariba, KY (18.52 mi.)
Scranton, KY (18.52 mi.)
Paris, KY (19.56 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 40353
Latitude : 38.070544
Longitude : -83.934328
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 949 ft.
Area Code(s) : 859

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.47
Male Population Estimate : 44.58%
Female Population Estimate : 47.22%
Median Age : 38.0
Male Median Age : 36.6
Female Median Age : 39.4

White Population Estimate : 86.79%
Black Population Estimate : 3.70%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.77%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.42%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.05%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.49%
Other Population Estimate : 1.54%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Mount Sterling specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Montgomery County: About 6 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2016)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Montgomery County: About 136 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Montgomery County is about 39% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 53% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.