Sparks Information

Sparks Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Sparks, NV

General Sparks Information

State: Nevada

County: Washoe County

Close cities: Spanish Springs, NV, Verdi-Mogul, NV, Sparks, NV, Lemmon Valley-Golden Valley, NV, Virginia City, NV, Sun Valley, NV, Cold Springs, NV, Reno, NV

Sparks Population (census data)
Total 87,139 (+27.2% since 2000)
Male 43,058 (49.4%)
Female 44,081 (50.6%)

Population Density: 3,643 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 94.5 (US Avg is 100)

Sparks Elevation: 4,410 feet above sea level

Land Area: 23.9 square miles

Median Household Income: $57,027

Zip Codes: 89435, 89432, 89434, 89436, 89431, and 89433.

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Sparks Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (69.5%)
  • Hispanic (19.7%)
  • Other race (9.1%)
  • Two or more races (3.5%)
  • Black (2.4%)
  • Filipino (2.2%)
  • American Indian (1.9%)
  • Chinese (0.9%)
  • Asian Indian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (16.6%)
  • Irish (13.8%)
  • English (12.7%)
  • Italian (7.3%)
  • French (4.0%)
  • United States (3.7%)
Foriegn Born: 10,354 people (11.9%)
  • Latin America (72.4%)
  • Asia (27.6%)

Local Sparks Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: San Francisco Giants, Oakland Athletics
NFL Football: San Francisco 49ers, Oakland Raiders
NBA Basketball: Golden State Warriors, Sacramento Kings
NHL Hockey: San Jose Sharks
NCAA Sports: University of Nevada, Sacramento State

Sparks School Information

High Schools
Edward C. Reed High School (1350 Baring Boulevard, Sparks, NV, 89434 - Washoe County School District District)
Spanish Springs High School (1065 Eagle Canyon Drive, Sparks, NV, 89436 - Washoe County School District District)
Sparks High School (820 15th Street, Sparks, NV, 89431 - Washoe County School District District)
Middle Schools
George L. Dilworth Middle School (255 Prater Way, Sparks, NV, 89431 - Washoe County School District District)
Lou Mendive Middle School (1900 Whitewood Drive, Sparks, NV, 89434 - Washoe County School District District)
Sparks Middle School (2275 18th Street, Sparks, NV, 89431 - Washoe County School District District)
Yvonne Shaw Middle School (600 Eagle Canyon Drive, Sparks, NV, 89436 - Washoe County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Agnes Risley Elementary School (1900 Sullivan Lane, Sparks, NV, 89431 - Washoe County School District District)
Alice Maxwell Elementary School (2300 North Rock Boulevard, Sparks, NV, 89431 - Washoe County School District District)
Alyce Taylor Elementary School (252 Egyptian Drive, Sparks, NV, 89431 - Washoe County School District District)
Bud Beasley Elementary School (2100 Canyon Parkway, Sparks, NV, 89436 - Washoe County School District District)
Ed Van Gorder Elementary School (7650 Campello Drive, Sparks, NV, 89436 - Washoe County School District District)
Florence Drake Elementary School (2755 4th Street, Sparks, NV, 89431 - Washoe County School District District)
Greenbrae Elementary School (1840 4th Street, Sparks, NV, 89431 - Washoe County School District District)
Hillside Elementary School (1250 Peri Ranch Road, Sparks, NV, 89434 - Storey County School District District)
Jerry Whitehead Elementary School (3570 Waterfall Drive, Sparks, NV, 89434 - Washoe County School District District)
Jesse Hall Elementary (185 Shelby Drive, Sparks, NV, 89436 - Washoe County School District District)
Kate Smith Elementary School (1925 F Street, Sparks, NV, 89431 - Washoe County School District District)
Katherine Dunn Elementary School (1135 O'Callaghan Drive, Sparks, NV, 89434 - Washoe County School District District)
Lena Juniper Elementary School (225 Queen Way, Sparks, NV, 89431 - Washoe County School District District)
Lincoln Park Elementary School (201 Lincoln Way, Sparks, NV, 89431 - Washoe County School District District)
Lloyd Diedrichsen Elementary School (1735 Del Rosa Way, Sparks, NV, 89434 - Washoe County School District District)
Lois Allen Elementary School (5155 McGuffy Road, Sparks, NV, 89433 - Washoe County School District District)
Marvin Moss Elementary School (2200 Primio Way, Sparks, NV, 89434 - Washoe County School District District)
Robert Mitchell Elementary School (1216 Prater Way, Sparks, NV, 89431 - Washoe County School District District)
Sepulveda Elementary (5075 Ion Drive, Sparks, NV, 89436 - Washoe County School District District)
Spanish Springs Elementary School (100 Marilyn Mae Drive, Sparks, NV, 89436 - Washoe County School District District)
Virginia Palmer Elementary School (5890 Klondike, Sparks, NV, 89433 - Washoe County School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Academy For Career Education (1375 Greg Parkway #109, Sparks, NV, 89431 - Washoe County School District District)

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