Sparks, Nevada Population 2018

Sparks, Nevada's estimated population is 100,888 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Sparks, Nevada is the 5th largest city in Nevada based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2820.67 people/mi² (1089.06 people/km²), with a household density of 415.34 people/km² (1075.73 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 37.5 years, 36.2 years for males, and 38.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.4 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 38,476 households in the city, with an average size of 2.63 people per household. The vacancy rate was 6.7%, with a median rent of $971/month. The median house has 5.4 rooms, and has a value of $208,700.

The median income for households in Sparks, Nevada is $54,196, while the mean household income is $68,455. The per capita income is $27,039, and 9.6% of families and 12.3% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 18.1% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 7.5% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017100,8882,2662.30%
201698,6222,4902.59%
201596,1321,2411.31%
201494,8911,3321.42%
201393,5599741.05%
201292,5858690.95%
201191,7165070.56%
201091,20924,86337.47%
200066,34612,97924.32%
199053,36712,58730.87%
198040,78016,59368.60%
197024,1877,56945.55%
196016,6188,415102.58%
19508,2032,88554.25%
19405,31881017.97%
19304,5081,27039.22%
19203,23873829.52%
19102,5000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White74,212
Some Other Race6,471
Asian5,456
Two or More Races4,135
Black or African American2,669
American Indian and Alaska Native1,442
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander333

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Sparks Nv Population Pyramid 2018

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Sparks Nv Median Age

37.5


Total

36.2


Male

38.4


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 76,675 adults in Sparks Nv.

Sparks Nv Age Dependency

61.7

Age Dependency Ratio

22.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Sparks Nv Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.4
Houses Without Mortgage
5,841
Houses With Mortgage
14,555
Vacancy Rate
6.7
Median Rent
971
Median Home Value
208,700
Renter-Occupied Units
15,509
Owner-Occupied Units
20,396
Total Housing Units
38,476

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Sparks Nv for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 6.1% and the labor force participation rate is 67%.

Sparks Nv Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.63
Average Family Size
3.24
Total Households
35905
Married Couple Households
16858
Male Householder (no wife) Families
1853
Female Householder (no husband) Families
4656
Non Family Households
12538
Total Families
23367
Households With Own Children
11037
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
7.1
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.3

Sparks Nv Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
1,639
$10,000 to $14,999
1,687
$15,000 to $24,999
3,924
$25,000 to $34,999
3,636
$35,000 to $49,999
5,413
$50,000 to $74,999
7,576
$75,000 to $99,999
4,560
$100,000 to $149,999
4,921
$150,000 to $199,999
1,548
Over $200,000
1,001

Sparks Nv Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Sparks Nv

Nevada

$54,196

$53,094

$68,455

$70,855

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Sparks Nv Education Data

Sparks Nv Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
4,3336.76%
9th to 12th Grade
4,6567.27%
High School Graduate
17,38327.14%
Some College
17,20926.87%
Associates Degree
6,0209.40%
Bachelors Degree
9,83115.35%
Graduate Degree
4,6227.22%