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What Renters Like and Dislike

What Renters Like and Dislike About Sterling Heights

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We are close to everything. We do not have to drive far for good restaurants and stores. Our gym is close and the freeway is not far.

My city has lots of trees and parks. When have alot of neighborhood businesses. We do alot of shopping also.

Neighborhood is close to the University. Also shopping restaurants and grocery is closed. Writing another sentence even though I already wrote 2

lots of stores,restuarants,and recreation. my favorite place here is the outdoor mall partridge creek and jimmy johns feild

It's a small complex of condos. It's near schools. It's close to shopping. There is public transportation nearby.

Who Lives Here

Sterling Heights Demographics

Education

High School

42%

Associate's

30%

Bachelor's

19%

Master's

8%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

42%

3 people

21%

4 people

21%

5 people

11%

6+ people

5%

Household Income

0-50k

38%

50-100k

33%

100-150k

18%

150-200k

6%

200k+

4%

Age

0-10

11%

10-20

11%

20-45

33%

45-65

27%

65+

18%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Sterling Heights?

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
Feb '24$887$1220$1592$1887
Jan '24$887$1247$1615$1887
Dec '23$887$1195$1588$1887
Nov '23$887$1183$1587$1882
Oct '23$887$1176$1587$1876
Sep '23$887$1188$1587$1877
Aug '23$887$1200$1615$1887
Jul '23$887$1202$1615$1887
Jun '23$887$1207$1615$1887
May '23$887$1227$1623$1887
Apr '23$887$1215$1582$1875
Mar '23$887$1215$1545$1887
Feb '23$887$1215$1587$1887

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Sterling Heights

Sterling Heights Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

20%

15-30 Mins

41%

30-40 Mins

19%

40-60 Mins

13%

60+ Mins

6%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 4040

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 58 of 93 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 69 of 93 renters

Percentage: 4141

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 62 of 93 renters

Top Scores: Pet, Restaurant, Coffee

Things To Do In Sterling Heights

Top Score

Pet Services

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

It's pawsible that your pets will fall in love with Sterling Heights.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 60% more pet facilities than average
  3. 6% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

An average foodie scene: not too cold and not too hot.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. Significantly more restaurants than average
  3. 11% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too cold, not too hot. An average town for coffee.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 41% more coffee shops than average
  3. 26% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Nightlife is on the rocks in Sterling Heights.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 19% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 14% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

There's fresh air to be had here.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 15% more parks than average
  3. 44% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The shopping scene here is a size medium.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. Significantly more shops than average
  3. 9% fewer shops than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Cardio is hale and hardy in Sterling Heights.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 40% more gyms than average
  3. 43% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Healthcare in Sterling Heights doesn't tip the scales.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. Significantly more medical facilities than average
  3. 35% more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The road is less traveled for filling the tank up in Sterling Heights.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. Significantly more gas stations than average
  3. 26% more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 24% more grocery stores than average
  3. 20% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You gotta Van Gogh somewhere else for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. 75% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. 89% fewer fine art centers than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Sterling Heights Features

Area Has Litter

No

Say 90 of 93 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 88 of 93 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 87 of 93 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 78 of 93 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 76 of 93 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 74 of 93 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 67 of 93 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 66 of 93 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 66 of 93 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 65 of 93 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 62 of 93 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 61 of 93 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 60 of 93 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 57 of 93 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 47 of 93 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 47 of 93 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 55 of 93 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 62 of 93 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 75 of 93 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 77 of 93 renters

Sterling Heights Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Sterling Heights

Information provided by GreatSchools. To verify school enrollment eligibility, contact the school district directly.

What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in Sterling Heights, MI

Located in the northern Detroit metro area, Sterling Heights is a great place to plant your roots. With access to major highways and amenities, Sterling Heights offer a variety of apartments in a convenient location. The city has also obtained a ranking among Money magazine's Best Small Cities in 2006 and was named a safe city by Morgan Quitno in the same year.

Shopping is also a great way to entertain yourself in the city of Sterling Heights. Lakeside Mall offers five large department stores and more than 100 popular retail shops. If you walk the entire mall on both levels, you'll have almost completed 2 miles worth of walking. So before heading back to your Sterling Heights apartment, grab a bite to eat at the food court or check out one of the many great restaurants of the city.

If you love to dine at locally owned restaurants, you will find several tasty treats in the city of Sterling Heights. For a good ole burger or even breakfast, try Marcus Hamburgers. Or pay a visit to Ike's Restaurant if you are looking for something different and delicious. You'll find traditional Lebanese dishes here. But, if you want something to take back to your Sterling Heights apartment, pick up a sandwich, soup or salad at Ventimiglia's Italian Foods. These are just a few restaurants serving up delectable dishes in the city of Sterling Heights. Just look around and explore. You're sure to find something to suit your tastes.

If you are searching for Sterling Heights apartments and are worried about meeting new people when you arrive, just think sports. Liberty Park is home to a variety of sports leagues, and whether you are an adult or youth, sign up for softball, soccer, volleyball, golf, basketball or flag football. Join a team, make new friends and then enjoy stadium fare at the Dugout Bar and Grill after a game.

There is something for the kids in Sterling Heights as well. To explore the local nature and wildlife found outside of your Sterling Heights apartment, take your children to the Nature Center. Here, you can explore interactive exhibits and participate in special events. Your children can even enroll in classes if they really enjoy their visit.

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