Sparta is a very small village located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 4,311 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Sparta is the 227th largest community in Michigan.
Sparta is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Sparta is a village of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Sparta who work in office and administrative support (12.81%), sales jobs (10.36%), and healthcare (6.95%).
The citizens of Sparta are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.61% of adults in Sparta have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Sparta in 2010 was $20,800, which is middle income relative to Michigan, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $83,200 for a family of four.
Sparta is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Sparta home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sparta residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Sparta include Dutch, Irish, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Sparta is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.