Sparks is a city located in Texas. Sparks has a 2020 population of 4,806. Sparks is currently growing at a rate of 0.48% annually and its population has increased by 0.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,760 in 2010.
The average household income in Sparks is $39,821 with a poverty rate of 33.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $738 per month, and the median house value is $68,900. The median age in Sparks is 29.5 years, 23.8 years for males, and 35.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Sparkswas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 81.84%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 9.66%.
12.27% of Sparks residents speak only English, while 87.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 87.73% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Sparks is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Sparks is Multiple, with 10.48% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 15.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 45.88%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Sparks
62.41% of Sparks residents were born in the United States, with 57.40% having been born in Texas. 18.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.