Sparks Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Sparks is 109,788. 23.69% is under 18, while 17.06% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 5.29% of the population was five years old or younger, 23.69% were 18 years or younger and 29.08% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 48.22% female and 51.78% male.

Sparks Housing

According to the US Census, Sparks has 47,203 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Sparks was 91.93%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $423,400

Sparks Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Some Other Race Alone constitute 73.58% of Sparks's population. Residents of the city who were Asian Alone, made up 6.75% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Black Or African American Alone, constituting 3.01% of the city's population and American Indian And Alaska Native Alone at 1.62%

White Alone58.85%
Some Other Race Alone14.73%
Asian Alone6.75%
Black Or African American Alone3.01%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone1.62%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander Alone0.96%

How Educated is Sparks

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 19.8% of Sparks residents had a bachelor's degree, while 12.3% had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 32.10% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in Sparks CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher92.1%
Some College Or Associates Degree43.0%
Bachelors Degree Or Higher30.3%
High School Graduate Includes Equivalency25.2%
Some College No Degree23.1%
Bachelors Degree19.8%

Average Income in Sparks

The median household income in Sparks is $78,778. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $78,778.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $92,958 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $108,153.

A closer examination of the income groups of Sparks households revealed that the largest income group consisted of households with an annual income between $100,000 and $149,999. Other groups with yearly high household incomes include those between $50,000 and $74,999 (16.1%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (6.6%). 3.2% of households in the City of Angels had an annual income of less than $10,000.

Median Income by Type of Family

Type of FamilyIncome
Married-couple families$108,153
Nonfamily households$55,587