Sparta is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 1,783, it is the 266th largest city in North Carolina and the 8058th largest city in the United States. Sparta is currently growing at a rate of 0.68% annually and its population has increased by 0.73% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,770 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Sparta has a population density of 759 people per square mile.
The average household income in Sparta is $41,694 with a poverty rate of 34.55%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $549 per month, and the median house value is $99,400. The median age in Sparta is 45.9 years, 41.6 years for males, and 47.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.3 males.