Sterling is part of Worcester County.  Sterling was first incorporated in 1781 and derives its name from General William "Lord Stirling" Alexander who served under George Washington. 

Community Resources

Emergency Mental Health Services Provider


Wachusett Regional School District


Houghton Elementary School


Chocksett Middle School


Wachusett Regional High School


Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical School


Town Departments








Wachusett (Regional) Food Pantry

WHEAT Community Food Cupboard and Cafe