Sparta Information

Sparta Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Sparta, GA

General Sparta Information

State: Georgia

County: Hancock County

Close cities: Mitchell, GA, Jewell, GA, White Plains, GA, Warthen, GA, Hardwick, GA, Milledgeville, GA, Deepstep, GA, Sparta, GA

Sparta Population (census data)
Total 1,312 (-13.5% since 2000)
Male 596 (45.4%)
Female 716 (54.6%)

Population Density: 720 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 75.9 (US Avg is 100)

Sparta Elevation: 660 feet above sea level

Land Area: 1.82 square miles

Median Household Income: $20,985

Zip Codes: 31087.

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Sparta Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Black (83.7%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (15.2%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (5.1%)
  • Irish (2.9%)
  • German (2.6%)
  • English (2.4%)
  • Subsaharan African (1.6%)

Local Sparta Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Atlanta Falcons, Carolina Panthers
NBA Basketball: , Atlanta Hawks
NHL Hockey:
NCAA Sports: University of Georgia, Mercer University

Sparta School Information

High Schools
Hancock Central High School (Highway 15, RR 2, Box 454-C, Sparta, GA, 31087 - Hancock County District)
Middle Schools
Hancock Central Middle School (11311 Highway 15 North, Sparta, GA, 31087 - Hancock County District)
Elementary Schools
Lewis Elementary School (Highway 15, RR 2, Box 456, Sparta, GA, 31087 - Hancock County District)

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