sparta Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 461 14.3 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 1,558 48.3 % 32.2 %
Some College 940 29.2 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 155 4.8 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 110 3.4 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 2,605 80.8 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 242 7.5 % 7.5 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 5,063 - -
19 years old and under 1,092 21.6 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 1,465 28.9 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 1,420 28.0 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 1,086 21.4 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 4,895 100.0 % 84.4 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 568 31.2 % 33.6 %
Married 875 48.1 % 50.4 %
Separated 51 2.8 % 2.5 %
Divorced 324 17.8 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 2,400 - -
Occupied Housing Units 1,928 80.3 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 472 19.7 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 1,991 83.0 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 5 0.2 % 5.9 %
2-Units 57 2.4 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 103 4.3 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 134 5.6 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 26 1.1 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 71 3.0 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 13 0.5 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 84 3.5 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 230 9.6 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 257 10.7 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 303 12.6 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,054 43.9 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 334 13.9 % 12.8 %
Electric 797 33.2 % 33.9 %
Natural Gas 1,027 42.8 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 22 0.9 % 4.1 %
Wood 75 3.1 % 1.6 %
Other Fuel 7 0.3 % 0.4 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 4,575 93.1 % 75.1 %
African-American 332 6.8 % 13.1 %
Asian 5 0.1 % 5.6 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 29,799 57,617
Median Family Income 34,886 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 15,312 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 75.2 ℉
  • Rainfall 6.16 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 2.35
    [CDD] 2.48

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.05 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com