MO

National Population : 333,590,059
Missouri State Population : 6,290,113

About Sparta, MO

Sparta, MO is located in Christian County in the state of Missouri.

The total City Population for Sparta is about 1,946 with about 606 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 5,027.

The Average Home Value is $132,300.00, which is roughly 9% higher than the Average Home Value of $120,304.00 for the state of Missouri, and roughly 30% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $47,616.00, which is roughly 2% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $48,798.00 for the state of Missouri, and roughly 17% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Sparta is about 3.5%.

Missouri is ranked #31 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 38.26 out of 100.

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Voting

Christian County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 68.13% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 74.55%
Democratic: 23.76%
Libertarian: 1.36%
Green: 0.2%
Other: 0.12%


Nearby Locations

Ozark, MO (5.48 mi.)
Oldfield, MO (5.67 mi.)
Chadwick, MO (5.73 mi.)
Saddlebrooke, MO (7.23 mi.)
Bruner, MO (9.62 mi.)
Garrison, MO (10.81 mi.)
Nixa, MO (10.84 mi.)
Rogersville, MO (10.88 mi.)
Spokane, MO (10.92 mi.)
Fordland, MO (11.06 mi.)
Highlandville, MO (12.48 mi.)
Ponce de Leon, MO (14.47 mi.)
Walnut Shade, MO (14.71 mi.)
Taneyville, MO (16.06 mi.)
Merriam Vlg, MO (18.24 mi.)
Rockaway Bch, MO (18.24 mi.)
Rockaway Beach, MO (18.24 mi.)
Brookline, MO (18.26 mi.)
Brookline Sta, MO (18.26 mi.)
Battlefield, MO (18.26 mi.)
Clever, MO (19.44 mi.)
Springfield, MO (19.75 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 65753
Latitude : 36.978699
Longitude : -93.043613
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 1351 ft.
Area Code(s) : 417

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.64
Male Population Estimate : 49.33%
Female Population Estimate : 50.67%
Median Age : 36.9
Male Median Age : 35.8
Female Median Age : 37.7

White Population Estimate : 98.27%
Black Population Estimate : 0.26%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.83%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.62%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.18%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.77%
Other Population Estimate : 0.70%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Sparta specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Christian County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Christian County: About 164 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Christian County is about 19% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 43% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.