Nestled along the Rock River, Sterling, IL offers residents opportunities to enjoy water living all year round. Once known as the “Hardware Capital of the World,” Sterling is widely associated with manufacturing and the steel industry. This growing industrial neighborhood community is surrounded by popular parks, farmland and industrial parks offering employment seekers a great place to settle. Buying a home in Sterling, IL means being surrounded by farmland and endless opportunities.
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With more than six nearby neighborhood parks, and a popular state park located a short distance away, nature exploration is a favorite past time in Sterling. The beautiful Rock River brings people out to boat, fish and play in its waters. After a day out in nature, residents love to come back to their neighborhood and enjoy town activities. Movies in the park during the Summer is a very popular event as well as grabbing a bite to eat at the Midway Diner where patrons can enjoy a classic hamburger, hot-dog, nachos and many other classic favorites.
Small in boundaries, but large on activities for residents, Sterling is a great community to live and raise a family. With seasonal festivals, a small but influential art scene, and outdoor recreation, there is something to keep everyone busy.
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