So far, we have found very little information about Sterling. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Sterling to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Sterling, please Contact Us.
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Our information shows that the community of Sterling is historic. The information below applies to the area where Sterling would have been located.
Time Zone: The area where Sterling was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)<2>
Telephone Area Codes for surrounding area: (256), (938)<3>
Elevation: 640 feet [195.07 m] above sea level<4>
GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<5>
For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Sterling. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2431, Longitude: -85.5061 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Sterling have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds
|Lat: ||34° 14' 35"|
|Lon: ||-85° 30' 21"|
Name of USGS Topo Map:<6> Cedar Bluff
Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Sterling
|GNIS ID: 1926422 |
|FIPS State / Place Code: None |
(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Sterling)