Sparta, MO Demographics

The total population of Sparta is estimated to be 2,442 with 1,145 males (46.89%) and 1,297 females (53.11%). There are 152 more females than males in Sparta.
The median household income in Sparta was $60,801 in 2021, which marked an an increase of 4,917(8.80%) from $55,884 in 2020. This income is 81.50% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, Sparta sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 45 to 64 years old, at $97,823. Overall, the median household income for the city of Sparta stands at $60,801.
In Sparta, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $38,001 for males and $27,375 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $47,918 for males and $48,351 for females.
In Sparta, population is primarily represented by White households, reporting a median income of $60,698.
In 2022, the population of Sparta was 1,938, a 0.83% increase year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Sparta's population was 1,922, an increase of 2.23% compared to a population of 1,880 in 2020.
The median age in Sparta, MO is 39.7, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 19.78% were under the age of 15, 18.48% aged 15 to 29, 40.36% aged 30 to 64, 19.15% aged 65 to 84, and 2.24% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Sparta population: 98.70% are White and 1.30% are multiracial.