In 2018, Sparta, NC had a population of 1.85k people with a median age of 45.9 and a median household income of $26,389. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Sparta, NC grew from 1,726 to 1,851, a 7.24% increase and its median household income grew from $21,776 to $26,389, a 21.2% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Sparta, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (80%), Other (Hispanic) (8.81%), White (Hispanic) (6.92%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.62%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.972%). 0% of the people in Sparta, NC speak a non-English language, and 94.3% are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Sparta, NC was $99,400, and the homeownership rate was 57.1%. Most people in Sparta, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24 minutes. The average car ownership in Sparta, NC was 3 cars per household.