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Sparks, NV
Real Estate & Demographic Data

Sparks profile

Living in Sparks

Sparks is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Nevada. With a population of 109,226 people and 31 constituent neighborhoods, Sparks is the fifth largest community in Nevada.

The population of Sparks overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Sparks, 24.62% have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Sparks in 2018 was $34,838, which is upper middle income relative to Nevada and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $139,352 for a family of four. However, Sparks contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Sparks is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Sparks home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sparks residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Sparks also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 34.32% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Sparks include German, English, Irish, Italian, and European.

In addition, Sparks has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (15.83%).

The most common language spoken in Sparks is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.