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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Sparta is 235. Sparta, Kentucky is the 15,973rd largest city in the US.
The current population of Sparta (235) is it's peak population.
Sparta has grown 14.0% since the 2000. Sparta, Kentucky is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 86% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|15969||Lansford, North Dakota||235||-6.7%|
|15977||Aneta, North Dakota||234||-17.3%|
The total voting age population of Sparta, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 206. The voting age population is 46.6% male and 53.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.9% of the residents of Sparta are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Sparta are 88.8% White, 6.8% Two or more races, 2.4% Black and 2.0% Other. Additionally, 4.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Sparta, 20.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 24.3%. On a per-household basis, 20.5% of families are below the poverty line in Sparta.
Among those aged 16 and older, 54.9% of Sparta residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 73.7% of Sparta residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 8.9% have a bachelor's degree and 3.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Sparta residents aged 5 and older, 3.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Sparta is 6.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Sparta, 20.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Sparta is $50,893.
In Sparta, 62.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 37.6% of housing units in Sparta.
Of all the housing units in Sparta, 17.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Sparta, 41.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Sparta is $844.
In Sparta, 67.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.