The City of Sparta had a population of 5,029 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
|Population in Households||4,830|
|Population in Familes||3,906|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||199|
|Median Household Income||$35,311|
|Average Household Income||$50,876|
|Per Capita Income||$20,579|
|Total Housing Units||2,347 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,363 (58.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||679 (28.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||305 (13.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$97,513|
|Average Home Value||$142,162|
|Average Household Size||2.37|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.06%|
|Per Capita Income||2.2%|
The table below compares Sparta to the other 427 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.
|Total Population||# 109||75th|
|Population Density||# 139||68th|
|Diversity Index||# 169||61st|
|Median Household Income||# 325||24th|
|Per Capita Income||# 305||29th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.