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Sparta, Tennessee - Basic Facts

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The City of Sparta had a population of 5,066 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Sparta is located at latitude 35.9348 and longitude -85.4724 in White County. The formal boundaries for the City of Sparta (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.74 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. White County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 922 feet.

The City of Sparta (GNIS ID: 2405503) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Sparta is located within Commissioner District 2, a minor civil division (MCD) of White County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Sparta population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.


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Sparta, TN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 5,066
Population in Households 4,868
Population in Familes 3,917
Population in Group Qrtrs 198
Population Density1 752
Diversity Index2 23
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 2,058
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 1,351
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 2,343 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,274 (54.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 784 (33.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 285 (12.2%)
Median Home Value $97,934
Average Home Value $141,130
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $29,602
Average Household Income $43,987
Per Capita Income $17,900
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.45% 0.37%
Households 0.29% 0.27%
Families 1.34% 0.15%
Median Household Income   1.93%
Per Capita Income   1.58%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Sparta, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sparta to the other 427 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 108 75th
Population Density1 # 137 68th
Diversity Index2 # 165 61st
Median Household Income # 369 14th
Per Capita Income # 331 22nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.