|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Sparta is 1,923. Sparta, Missouri is the 7,762nd largest city in the US.
The current population of Sparta (1,923) is it's peak population.
Sparta has grown 63.6% since the 2000. Sparta, Missouri is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 97% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|7756||Hertford, North Carolina||1,925||-7.1%|
|7758||New Athens, Illinois||1,925||-2.8%|
|7761||Merrionette Park, Illinois||1,923||-3.9%|
The total voting age population of Sparta, Missouri, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,250. The voting age population is 47.4% male and 52.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.1% of the residents of Sparta are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Sparta are 98.3% White, 1.2% Two or more races, 0.3% Other and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 4.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Sparta, 18.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 14.6%. On a per-household basis, 15.1% of families are below the poverty line in Sparta.
Among those aged 16 and older, 57.4% of Sparta residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.9% of Sparta residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 8.6% have a bachelor's degree and 0.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Sparta residents aged 5 and older, 0.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Sparta is 3.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Sparta, 8.9% 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 $41,445.
In Sparta, 62.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 37.1% of housing units in Sparta.
Of all the housing units in Sparta, 7.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Sparta, 41.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 320 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Sparta is $722.
In Sparta, 76.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.