Sterling Real Estate Market Overview

Could Sterling, VA be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Sterling. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Sterling such as Ashbu...rn and Herndon. When you’re ready, Trulia has 154 resale and new homes in Sterling lined up for you, including 33 open houses, and 120 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$400,000

Median Sales Price

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$245

Price Per Sqft

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$2,100

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Sterling show a 7% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a 0% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Sterling for Feb 25 to May 24 was $400,000 based on 293 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Sterling was $245, an increase of 3% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Sterling for Apr 25 to May 25 was $2,100.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Sterling can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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127

Counts of Theft

39

Counts of Arrest

27

Counts of Assault


Best Schools in Sterling

There are 18 schools in Sterling.

Elementary Schools
10

Lowes Island Elementary School

Public, K - 5

8

Meadowland Elementary School

Public, PK - 5

8

Horizon Elementary School

Public, PK - 5

Middle Schools
7

River Bend Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

6

Seneca Ridge Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

3

Sterling Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

High Schools
6

Potomac Falls High School

Public, 9 - 12

6

Dominion High School

Public, 9 - 12

1

Park View High School

Public, 9 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Sterling by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
27%
Single residents
Home owners
83%
Home owners
Median age
35
Median age
Household income
$107,441
Median household income
College educated
59%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Sterling commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
96% commute by car
0% commute by bike
2% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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