Sparta, TN (City Center)




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About Sparta, TN (City Center)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Median real estate price in the City Center of Sparta is $87,350, which is less expensive than 80.3% of Tennessee neighborhoods and 80.3% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Sparta City Center is currently $585, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 86.8% of Tennessee neighborhoods.

Sparta City Center is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Sparta, Tennessee.

Real estate in the City Center of Sparta, TN is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) single-family homes and small apartment buildings. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the City Center neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Sparta City Center has a 15.4% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 75.6% of American neighborhoods). Most vacant housing here is vacant year round. This could either signal that there is a weak demand for real estate in the neighborhood or that large amount of new housing has been built and not yet occupied. Either way, if you live here, you may find many of the homes or apartments are empty.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.

Notable & Unique: People

The Sparta City Center neighborhood stands out for having an average per capita income lower than 95.6% of the neighborhoods in the United States.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the City Center neighborhood in Sparta are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 95.6% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 46.2% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 88.0% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

In the Sparta City Center neighborhood, 34.3% of the working population is employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 24.9% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations (24.4%), and 15.8% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior – comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same city can have drastically different cultures.

In the City Center neighborhood in Sparta, TN, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish (8.6%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (7.0%), and residents who report English roots (5.8%), and some of the residents are also of French ancestry (1.9%), along with some Scottish ancestry residents (1.1%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Sparta City Center neighborhood is English, spoken by 99.5% of households.

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Sparta City Center neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (49.2% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (92.9%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Sparta 0.101011101001110
Tennessee 6.12
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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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City Center 0.101011101001110
Sparta 0.101011101001110
Tennessee 29.36
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Sparta 0.101011101001110
Tennessee 17

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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District Quality Compared to Tennessee

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Better than of TN school districts.

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to TN Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Central View Elementary
14484 Old Kentucky Rd
Walling, TN, 38587
KG-05
Woodland Park Elementary
88 Panther Dr
Sparta, TN, 38583
PK-05
Northfield Elementary School
570 South Bunker Hill Rd
Sparta, TN, 38583
KG-05
Bon De Croft Elementary
8095 Crossville Hw
Sparta, TN, 38583
PK-05
Cassville Elementary
261 Will Thompson Rd
Sparta, TN, 38583
PK-05
Doyle Elementary
174 West Gooseneck Rd
Doyle, TN, 38559
PK-05
Findlay Elementary
576 Hale St
Sparta, TN, 38583
PK-05
White County High School
267 Allen Dr
Sparta, TN, 38583
09-12
White Co Middle School
300 Turntable Rd
Sparta, TN, 38583
06-08

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