Sparta is a very small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 4,419 people and just one neighborhood, Sparta is the 358th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Sparta isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Sparta are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sparta is a city of professionals, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sparta who work in healthcare suport services (10.63%), management occupations (10.53%) and office and administrative support (9.16%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Sparta has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Sparta a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.