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Sparta, NC Real Estate

Sparta, North Carolina is located in Alleghany County. Nearby cities and towns include Independence, Lowgap, Galax, Fries, Hays, Mulberry, Jefferson, Pleasant Hill, Fairplains, Lansing, Ronda, West Jefferson, Troutdale, Millers Creek, Elkin, North Wilkesboro, Dobson, Cricket, Woodlawn, Sugar Grove, Jonesville, and Ivanhoe. Sparta is a rural community with a population of 1,927. The median household income is $24,134. In Sparta, 51% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 26% of the households. Half the population of Sparta commutes 11 minutes or less to work, with 64% of residents holding white collar jobs and 36% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Sparta, NC is 27 years, with 47% of those homes owned, 24% rented, and 29% not occupied. In the previous year, 27 Sparta properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Sparta in the previous year was $69,498.

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Sparta, NC Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Sparta, NC
  • 49% Single
  • 51% Married
North Carolina
  • 50% Single
  • 50% Married

Male VS. Female

Sparta, NC
  • 54% Female
  • 46% Male
North Carolina
  • 51% Female
  • 49% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Sparta, NC

  • 43
  • 38
  • Sparta, NC
  • North Carolina

Average Age of Homes in Sparta, NC

  • 27
  • 22
  • Sparta, NC
  • North Carolina

Vacant Homes in Sparta, NC

  • 29%
  • 12%
  • Sparta, NC
  • North Carolina

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $34,546
  • $62,851
  • Sparta, NC
  • North Carolina

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Sparta, NC
  • 47% Owned
  • 24% Rented
North Carolina
  • 57% Owned
  • 31% Rented