The City of Sparta had a population of 5,030 as of July 1, 2017.
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.
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, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||5,557|
|Daytime Population: Residents||3,011|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||8,568|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.70|
|Population in Households||4,832|
|Population in Familes||3,885|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||198|
|Median Household Income||$31,960|
|Average Household Income||$48,049|
|Per Capita Income||$19,550|
|Total Housing Units||2,343 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,284 (54.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||766 (32.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||293 (12.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$99,140|
|Average Home Value||$141,044|
|Average Household Size||2.36|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.47%|
|Per Capita Income||2.47%|
The table below compares Sparta to the other 427 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 167||61st|
|Median Household Income||# 360||16th|
|Per Capita Income||# 309||28th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.