Sparta SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9

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Sparta, Wisconsin Info Snack

Sparta is a city in and the county seat of Monroe County, Wisconsin, United States, along the La Crosse River. The population was 9,522 at the 2010 census. Sparta is known as the Bicycling Capital of America.
Population
9,621
Unemployment
5.8%
Poverty
17.4%
Median Home
$115,300
Median Income
$52,871
Median Rent
$766

Rankings for Sparta in Wisconsin

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3

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Map Of Sparta, WI

Population over time in Sparta

Year Population % Change
2017 9,621 -0.4%
2016 9,659 0.2%
2015 9,638 0.3%
2014 9,610 0.2%
2013 9,587 0.5%
2012 9,538 0.7%
2011 9,475 0.9%
2010 9,392 -

Crime in Sparta Per 100k

Crime Sparta WI USA
Violent Crime 61.7 319.9 382.9
Murder 0.0 3.2 5.3
Robbery 0.0 75.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 0.0 204.8 248.9
Property Crime 1193.3 1808.3 2362.0
Burglary 154.3 303.7 430.4
Larceny 987.6 1341.3 1694.0
Car Theft 51.4 163.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Sparta

White
88.4% (8,509)
African American
1.9% (186)
American Indian
0.2% (23)
Asian
1.9% (185)
Hawaiian
0.0% (4)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.6% (254)
Hispanic
4.8% (460)
Race Sparta WI USA
White 88.4% 81.8% 61.5%
African American 1.9% 6.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 1.9% 2.6% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 4.8% 6.6% 17.6%

Household Income For Sparta, Wisconsin

Less than $10,000
7.0% (67,347)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.8% (75,043)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.0% (96,210)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.5% (91,399)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.8% (123,148)
$50,000 to $74,999
26.4% (253,994)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.5% (120,262)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.1% (106,793)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.8% (17,317)
$200,000 or more
1.2% (11,545)
Income Sparta WI USA
Less than $10,000 7.0% 5.2% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.8% 4.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.0% 10.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.5% 10.0% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.8% 13.9% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 26.4% 19.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.5% 13.7% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.1% 14.3% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.8% 4.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.2% 3.9% 6.3%

Gender in Sparta

Female
51.7% (4,976)
Male
48.3% (4,644)
Gender Sparta WI USA
Female 51.7% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.3% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sparta for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.4% (329)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (483)
High School / GED
37.9% (3,645)
Some College
20.7% (1,988)
Associate's Degree
12.1% (1,160)
Bachelor's Degree
15.2% (1,465)
Master's Degree
3.8% (368)
Professional Degree
1.3% (128)
Doctorate Degree
0.5% (49)
Education Sparta WI USA
< 9th Grade 3.4% 2.8% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 37.9% 31.3% 27.3%
Some College 20.7% 20.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 12.1% 10.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 15.2% 19.2% 19.1%
Master's Degree 3.8% 7.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.3% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.5% 1.1% 1.4%

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