Sparks, NV Population by Age

The median age in Sparks, NV is 37.7, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 19.44% were under the age of 15, 19.72% aged 15 to 29, 45.41% aged 30 to 64, 13.58% aged 65 to 84, and 1.85% were 85 years of age and older.
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Updated Sep 17, 2023

Sparks, NV population age distribution

A complete breakdown of Sparks's age demographics from 0 to 85 years, distributed across 18 age groups is listed in the table below.

Age Group Population % of Total Population
Under 5 years 6,139 5.74%
5 to 9 years 7,356 6.88%
10 to 14 years 7,288 6.82%
15 to 19 years 6,290 5.88%
20 to 24 years 7,426 6.95%
25 to 29 years 7,365 6.89%
30 to 34 years 7,963 7.45%
35 to 39 years 6,546 6.12%
40 to 44 years 7,750 7.25%
45 to 49 years 7,144 6.68%
50 to 54 years 7,160 6.7%
55 to 59 years 6,070 5.68%
60 to 64 years 5,911 5.53%
65 to 69 years 5,339 4.99%
70 to 74 years 4,843 4.53%
75 to 79 years 2,739 2.56%
80 to 84 years 1,592 1.49%
85 years and over 1,979 1.85%
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Sparks, NV population by age group

Key stats
34,499
Population under 25 years
29,624
Population aged 25-44
26,285
Population aged 45-64
16,492
Population aged 65+

Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (ACS) 2021

The graph shows Sparks's population by age group, with age group on x-axis and the respective age group's percent of the total population on y-axis
Sparks, NV population by age group. The largest age group was 30-34 years with a poulation of 7,963 (7.45% of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

The largest age group in Sparks, NV was for the group of age 30-34 years with a population of 7,963 (7.45%), according to the 2021 American Community Survey.

At the same time, the smallest age group in Sparks, NV was the 80-84 years with a population of 1,592 (1.49%).

Sparks, NV population by age cohort

To better understand the age distribution of Sparks, NV's population, we divided it into the following 3 cohorts:

  • Children : Under the age of 18 years
  • Adults (working population): Between the age of 18 and 64 years
  • Seniors: 65 years and above
The pie chart shows Sparks's population divided into segments, with each segment representing an age cohort. The area of each segment is in the same proportion of a circle as the population of the cohort is of the total population.
Sparks, NV population by age cohorts (Children: Under 18 years; Working population: 18-64 years; Senior population: 65 years or more). The largest age group was 18 - 64 years with a poulation of 65,611 (61.38% of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Here's the population for each of the three cohorts.

Age Group Population % of Total Population
Under 18 years 24,797 23.2%
18 to 64 years 65,611 61.38%
85 years and over 16,492 15.43%
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Key stats for each age cohort as per our analysis of U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey:

  • Sparks's population under 18 was 23.20%, compared to the 22.51% nationwide.
  • Sparks's working population (between 18 and 64) was 61.38%, compared to 61.45% nationwide.
  • Sparks's elderly or the senior population (over 65 age) was 15.43% as compared to 16.04% nationwide.

Sparks, NV population pyramid

Population pyramid for Sparks, NV is charted below using the estimates from U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey 5-Year estimates. A wide base suggests population increase, narrow base indicates declining birth rates.

Key stats from our analysis of the Sparks's population pyramid:

  • Youth dependency ratio, which is the number of children aged 0-14 per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Sparks, NV, is 29.8.
  • Old-age dependency ratio, which is the number of persons aged 65 or over per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Sparks, NV, is 23.7.
  • Total dependency ratio for Sparks, NV is 53.5.
  • Potential support ratio, which is the number of youth (working age population) per elderly, for Sparks, NV is 4.2.
The graph shows Sparks's population across different age group and gender, with population on x-axis and population y-axis. The male population is plotted on the left in blue color whereas the female population is plotted on the right in pink color.
Sparks, NV population pyramid i.e. Sparks population distrubution across age and gender. Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Here's the Sparks, NV's male and female population across different age groups:

Age Group Population(Male) Population(Female) Total Population
Under 5 years 3,299 2,840 6,139
5 to 9 years 4,273 3,083 7,356
10 to 14 years 3,604 3,684 7,288
15 to 19 years 2,974 3,316 6,290
20 to 24 years 3,949 3,477 7,426
25 to 29 years 3,908 3,457 7,365
30 to 34 years 4,187 3,776 7,963
35 to 39 years 3,337 3,209 6,546
40 to 44 years 3,882 3,868 7,750
45 to 49 years 3,756 3,388 7,144
50 to 54 years 3,697 3,463 7,160
55 to 59 years 2,887 3,183 6,070
60 to 64 years 2,992 2,919 5,911
65 to 69 years 2,206 3,133 5,339
70 to 74 years 2,400 2,443 4,843
75 to 79 years 1,290 1,449 2,739
80 to 84 years 771 821 1,592
85 years and over 770 1,209 1,979
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Things to know

What is the population of Sparks, NV under 18?

Sparks's population under the age of 18 is 24,797, as per the latest U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey estimates. This population is 23.20% of the total resident population of Sparks, NV.

What is the aging population in Sparks, NV?

Sparks's population aged 65 years and above was 16,492. As per the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey, this population is 15.43% of the entire population.

References

Datasets

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2023
Sparks, NV Age Group Population Dataset: A complete breakdown of Sparks age demographics from 0 to 85 years, distributed across 18 age groups
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the Sparks population distribution across 18 age groups. It lists the population in each age group along with the percentage population relative of the total population for Sparks. The dataset can be utilized to understand the population distribution of Sparks by age. For example, using this dataset, we can identify the largest age group in Sparks.

Key observations

The largest age group in Sparks, NV was for the group of age 30-34 years with a population of 7,963 (7.45%), according to the 2021 American Community Survey. At the same time, the smallest age group in Sparks, NV was the 80-84 years with a population of 1,592 (1.49%). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Sparks population by age group

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age groups:

  • Under 5 years
  • 5 to 9 years
  • 10 to 14 years
  • 15 to 19 years
  • 20 to 24 years
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • 40 to 44 years
  • 45 to 49 years
  • 50 to 54 years
  • 55 to 59 years
  • 60 to 64 years
  • 65 to 69 years
  • 70 to 74 years
  • 75 to 79 years
  • 80 to 84 years
  • 85 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age group in consideration
  • Population: The population for the specific age group in the Sparks is shown in this column.
  • % of Total Population: This column displays the population of each age group as a proportion of Sparks total population. Please note that the sum of all percentages may not equal one due to rounding of values.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Sparks Population by Age. You can refer the same here

Sparks, NV Age Cohorts Dataset: Children, Working Adults, and Seniors in Sparks - Population and Percentage Analysis
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the Sparks population by age cohorts (Children: Under 18 years; Working population: 18-64 years; Senior population: 65 years or more). It lists the population in each age cohort group along with its percentage relative to the total population of Sparks. The dataset can be utilized to understand the population distribution across children, working population and senior population for dependency ratio, housing requirements, ageing, migration patterns etc.

Key observations

The largest age group was $b3_v1 with a poulation of $b3_v2 ($b3_v3 of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Sparks population by age cohort

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age cohorts:

  • Under 18 years
  • 18 to 64 years
  • 65 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age cohort for the Sparks population analysis. Total expected values are 3 groups ( Children, Working Population and Senior Population).
  • Population: The population for the age cohort in Sparks is shown in the following column.
  • Percent of Total Population: The population as a percent of total population of the Sparks is shown in the following column.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Sparks Population by Age. You can refer the same here

Sparks, NV Population Pyramid Dataset: Age Groups, Male and Female Population, and Total Population for Demographics Analysis
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the data for the Sparks, NV population pyramid, which represents the Sparks population distribution across age and gender, using estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey 5-Year estimates. It lists the male and female population for each age group, along with the total population for those age groups. Higher numbers at the bottom of the table suggest population growth, whereas higher numbers at the top indicate declining birth rates. Furthermore, the dataset can be utilized to understand the youth dependency ratio, old-age dependency ratio, total dependency ratio, and potential support ratio.

Key observations

  • Youth dependency ratio, which is the number of children aged 0-14 per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Sparks, NV, is 29.8.
  • Old-age dependency ratio, which is the number of persons aged 65 or over per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Sparks, NV, is 23.7.
  • Total dependency ratio for Sparks, NV is 53.5.
  • Potential support ratio, which is the number of youth (working age population) per elderly, for Sparks, NV is 4.2.

Sparks population pyramid

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age groups:

  • Under 5 years
  • 5 to 9 years
  • 10 to 14 years
  • 15 to 19 years
  • 20 to 24 years
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • 40 to 44 years
  • 45 to 49 years
  • 50 to 54 years
  • 55 to 59 years
  • 60 to 64 years
  • 65 to 69 years
  • 70 to 74 years
  • 75 to 79 years
  • 80 to 84 years
  • 85 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age group for the Sparks population analysis. Total expected values are 18 and are define above in the age groups section.
  • Population (Male): The male population in the Sparks for the selected age group is shown in the following column.
  • Population (Female): The female population in the Sparks for the selected age group is shown in the following column.
  • Total Population: The total population of the Sparks for the selected age group is shown in the following column.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Sparks Population by Age. You can refer the same here

If you're looking for datasets from another year, please feel free to contact us at research@neilsberg.com and we'll be happy to assist you further.

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