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Demographics Analysis

The people of Sparta Township, Missouri give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

Male:

Under 5 years : 102

5 to 9 years : 57

10 to 14 years : 100

15 to 17 years : 31

18 and 19 years : 54

20 years : 18

21 years : 4

22 to 24 years : 32

25 to 29 years : 61

30 to 34 years : 106

35 to 39 years : 30

40 to 44 years : 136

45 to 49 years : 62

50 to 54 years : 71

55 to 59 years : 115

60 and 61 years : 41

62 to 64 years : 10

65 and 66 years : 17

67 to 69 years : 25

70 to 74 years : 28

75 to 79 years : 26

80 to 84 years : 25

85 years and over : 3

Female:

Under 5 years : 101

5 to 9 years : 59

10 to 14 years : 114

15 to 17 years : 92

18 and 19 years : 64

20 years : 42

21 years : 15

22 to 24 years : 85

25 to 29 years : 89

30 to 34 years : 117

35 to 39 years : 52

40 to 44 years : 103

45 to 49 years : 90

50 to 54 years : 67

55 to 59 years : 121

60 and 61 years : 41

62 to 64 years : 23

65 and 66 years : 43

67 to 69 years : 24

70 to 74 years : 58

75 to 79 years : 29

80 to 84 years : 34

85 years and over : 35


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,520

Multiple ancestry : 602

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 9

Ancestry not reported : 521


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,561

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 27

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 57

Not a U.S. citizen : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

Total:

Under 5 years : 203

5 to 17 years : 453

18 to 24 years : 314

25 to 34 years : 373

35 to 44 years : 321

45 to 54 years : 290

55 to 59 years : 236

60 and 61 years : 82

62 to 64 years : 33

65 to 74 years : 195

75 years and over : 152

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 192

5 to 17 years : 332

18 to 24 years : 205

25 to 34 years : 307

35 to 44 years : 203

45 to 54 years : 116

55 to 59 years : 120

60 and 61 years : 46

62 to 64 years : 27

65 to 74 years : 94

75 years and over : 99

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 11

5 to 17 years : 121

18 to 24 years : 109

25 to 34 years : 66

35 to 44 years : 76

45 to 54 years : 148

55 to 59 years : 102

60 and 61 years : 36

62 to 64 years : 6

65 to 74 years : 92

75 years and over : 53

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 23

45 to 54 years : 4

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 19

45 to 54 years : 22

55 to 59 years : 14

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 9

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 733

Female : 1,008

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 356

Female : 464

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 27

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 38

Female : 26


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

Born in state of residence : 1,706

Born in other state in the United States : 784

Native: born outside the United States : 27

Foreign born : 64


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 307

Now married, except separated : 689

Divorced : 202

Separated : 15

Widowed : 106

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 113

Now married, except separated : 506

Divorced : 63

Separated : 12

Widowed : 15

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 23

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 4

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 26

Divorced : 16

Separated : 22

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

Speak only English : 2,319

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 79

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 22

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 19

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Sparta Township, Missouri

  • United States Or American: 439   (29.2%)
  • German: 242   (16.1%)
  • English: 228   (15.1%)
  • Irish: 176   (11.7%)
  • Other Groups: 170   (11.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 40   (2.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 33   (2.2%)
  • Italian: 32   (2.1%)
  • Dutch: 24   (1.6%)
  • Norwegian: 22   (1.5%)
  • Swedish: 17   (1.1%)
  • Polish: 14   (0.9%)
  • Celtic: 13   (0.9%)
  • Scottish: 11   (0.7%)
  • European: 10   (0.7%)
  • Danish: 10   (0.7%)
  • Welsh: 9   (0.6%)
  • Russian: 4   (0.3%)
  • Scandinavian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 2   (0.1%)
  • British: 2   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 2   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Sparta Township, Missouri is 2,652



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Sparta Township, Missouri: 1,154
Female Population in Sparta Township, Missouri: 1,498


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Sparta Township, Missouri: 36.7
Median Female Resident Age in Sparta Township, Missouri: 34.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Missouri is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Sparta Township, Missouri


White


Both sexes

33.6

Male

32.7

Female

35.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

21.5

Male

14.5

Female

68.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

29.3

Male

27.0

Female

29.5

Asian


Both sexes

30.0

Male

60.5

Female

22.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

52.5

Male

0.0

Female

52.5

Other


Both sexes

30.5

Male

25.0

Female

37.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

13.5

Male

13.0

Female

20.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

21.0

Male

20.8

Female

21.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

33.7

Male

32.9

Female

35.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Sparta Township, Missouri


  • White: 2,581
  • African American: 7
  • American Indian: 2
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 12
  • Two or More Races: 50



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Sparta Township, Missouri citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Sparta Township, Missouri

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.34%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 4   (0.68%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 21   (3.55%)
  • 9th Grade: 19   (3.21%)
  • 10th Grade: 30   (5.08%)
  • 11th Grade: 50   (8.46%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 15   (2.54%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 279   (47.21%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 51   (8.63%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 64   (10.83%)
  • Associate Degree: 11   (1.86%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 33   (5.58%)
  • Master's Degree: 10   (1.69%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.34%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.3%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 3   (0.45%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 6   (0.89%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 41   (6.08%)
  • 9th Grade: 24   (3.56%)
  • 10th Grade: 34   (5.04%)
  • 11th Grade: 33   (4.9%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 17   (2.52%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 305   (45.25%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 79   (11.72%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 61   (9.05%)
  • Associate Degree: 17   (2.52%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 41   (6.08%)
  • Master's Degree: 11   (1.63%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)







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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Sparta Township, Missouri affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Sparta Township, Missouri.

Area Features of Sparta Township, Missouri


Building


(1) Sparta Fire Protection District  

Cemetery


(1) Boston Cemetery   (2) Braden Cemetery   (3) Casebolt Cemetery   (4) Farmer Cemetery   (5) Friend Cemetery   (6) Gardner Cemetery   (7) Martin Cemetery  

Church


(1) Full Gospel Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Sparta   (2) Township Of Oldfield  

Dam


(1) Roller Lake Dam  

Populated Place


(1) Oldfield   (2) Sparta   (3) Velsor  

Reservoir


(1) Trowbridge Lake  

School


(1) Boston School Historical   (2) Mchaffie School Historical   (3) Oldfield School Historical  

Spring


(1) Patterson Spring  

Stream


(1) Elkhorn Creek  

Tower


(1) Ktts-fm Springfield  

Valley


(1) Jackson Hollow   (2) Johnson Hollow   (3) Pawnee Hollow   (4) Smith Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Sparta Township, Missouri

65720 (pop. 463)


Cities Nearby Sparta Township, Missouri

Sparta City, MO  (pop. 1,650) 0.3 Miles
Oldfield Township, MO  (pop. 502) 3.3 Miles
Mccracken Township, MO  (pop. 2,214) 3.9 Miles
Linden Township, MO  (pop. 1,796) 5.0 Miles
West Benton Township, MO  (pop. 396) 5.0 Miles
Bruner Township, MO  (pop. 524) 5.8 Miles
Chadwick Township, MO  (pop. 264) 6.2 Miles
East Finley Township, MO  (pop. 6,619) 6.6 Miles
Ozark City, MO  (pop. 16,976) 7.5 Miles
Riverside Township, MO  (pop. 6,673) 7.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Sparta Township, Missouri

417



Elevation in Sparta Township, Missouri is 1,437.0 ft. (438.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Sparta Township, Missouri

Lat: 36.999145 N        Long: -93.078109 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Sparta Township, Missouri need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Missouri

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.36 6.46 4.95 6.81 0.00 6.46
  Total Electric Industry 7.36 6.46 4.95 6.81 0.00 6.46
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.39 6.39 4.90 6.90 0.00 6.46
  Total Electric Industry 7.39 6.39 4.90 6.90 0.00 6.46
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.44 6.39 4.78 7.06 0.00 6.41
  Total Electric Industry 7.44 6.39 4.78 7.06 0.00 6.41
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.26 6.26 4.71 7.10 0.00 6.33
  Total Electric Industry 7.26 6.26 4.71 7.10 0.00 6.33
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.29 6.20 4.62 7.07 0.00 6.28
  Total Electric Industry 7.29 6.20 4.62 7.07 0.00 6.28
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.25 6.18 4.53 7.05 0.00 6.25
  Total Electric Industry 7.25 6.18 4.53 7.05 0.00 6.25
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.08 6.04 4.44 7.03 0.00 6.11
  Total Electric Industry 7.08 6.04 4.44 7.03 0.00 6.11
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.09 6.00 4.46 6.77 0.00 6.09
  Total Electric Industry 7.09 6.00 4.46 6.77 0.00 6.09
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.08 5.99 4.43 6.25 0.00 6.08
  Total Electric Industry 7.08 5.99 4.43 6.25 0.00 6.08
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 2.41 0.00 0.00 0.00 2.41
  Full-Service Providers 7.12 5.97 4.38 6.26 0.00 6.07
  Total Electric Industry 7.12 5.96 4.38 6.26 0.00 6.06
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.04 5.83 4.43 6.02 0.00 6.02
  Total Electric Industry 7.04 5.83 4.43 6.02 0.00 6.02
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.00 5.89 4.39 6.08 0.00 6.03
  Total Electric Industry 7.00 5.89 4.39 6.08 0.00 6.03
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.06 5.88 4.42 6.20 0.00 6.09
  Total Electric Industry 7.06 5.88 4.42 6.20 0.00 6.09
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 6.96 5.78 4.49 0.00 0.00 6.02
  Total Electric Industry 6.96 5.78 4.49 0.00 0.00 6.02
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 6.97 5.80 4.62 0.00 4.91 6.07
  Total Electric Industry 6.97 5.80 4.62 0.00 4.91 6.07
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 7.08 5.92 4.54 0.00 4.77 6.13
  Total Electric Industry 7.08 5.92 4.54 0.00 4.77 6.13
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 7.44 6.08 4.58 0.00 5.75 6.30
  Total Electric Industry 7.44 6.08 4.58 0.00 5.75 6.30

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Sparta Township, Missouri

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 28   (3.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 29   (3.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 52   (5.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 106   (12.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 111   (12.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 143   (16.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 142   (16.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 71   (8.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 21   (2.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 38   (4.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 10   (1.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 3   (0.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 83   (9.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 49   (5.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,009

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 53

In 3-person carpool : 27

In 4-person carpool : 20

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 39

Other means : 20

Worked at home : 19


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

Less than 5 minutes : 135

5 to 9 minutes : 81

10 to 14 minutes : 85

15 to 19 minutes : 126

20 to 24 minutes : 124

25 to 29 minutes : 39

30 to 34 minutes : 169

35 to 39 minutes : 108

40 to 44 minutes : 85

45 to 59 minutes : 99

60 to 89 minutes : 76

90 or more minutes : 41


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

With Social Security income : 293

No Social Security income : 719


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

With retirement income : 154

No retirement income : 858


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

Less than $10,000 : 35

$10,000 to $14,999 : 21

$15,000 to $19,999 : 22

$20,000 to $24,999 : 95

$25,000 to $29,999 : 94

$30,000 to $34,999 : 35

$35,000 to $39,999 : 39

$40,000 to $44,999 : 30

$45,000 to $49,999 : 37

$50,000 to $59,999 : 175

$60,000 to $74,999 : 108

$75,000 to $99,999 : 24

$100,000 to $124,999 : 38

$125,000 to $149,999 : 2

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $46,016


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Sparta Township, Missouri

  • KBFL (1060 AM; 0.5 kW; Springfield, MO; Owner: Meyer-baldridge, Inc.)
  • KBFL (1060 AM; 0.5 kW; Springfield, MO; Owner: Meyer-baldridge, Inc.)
  • NEW (1160 AM; 1.0 kW; Branson, MO; Owner: Fireside Media)
  • KOMC (1220 AM; 1.0 kW; Branson, MO; Owner: Komc-krzk, Llc)
  • KSGF (1260 AM; 5.0 kW; Springfield, MO; Owner: Journal Broadcast Corporation)
  • KADI (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Springfield, MO; Owner: Vision Communications, Inc.)
  • KGMY (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Springfield, MO; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • KKOZ (1430 AM; 0.5 kW; Ava, MO; Owner: Corum Industries, Inc)
  • KMRF (1510 AM; 5.0 kW; Marshfield, MO; Owner: New Life Evangelistic Center, Inc.)
  • KLFJ (1550 AM; 5.0 kW; Springfield, MO; Owner: 127, Inc.)
  • KBCV (1570 AM; 3.0 kW; Hollister, MO; Owner: Bott Communications, Inc.)
  • KBCV (1570 AM; 5.0 kW; Hollister, MO; Owner: Bott Communications, Inc.)
  • KWTO (560 AM; 5.0 kW; Highlandville, MO; Owner: Kwto, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Sparta Township, Missouri

  • KSWF (100.5 FM; Republic, MO; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • KTXR (101.3 FM; Diggins, MO; Owner: Stereo Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KQRA (102.1 FM; Springfield, MO; Owner: Mw Springmo, Inc.)
  • KHOZ-FM (102.9 FM; Kissee Mills, MO; Owner: Khoz, Llc)
  • KKLH (104.7 FM; Diggins, MO; Owner: Mw Springmo, Inc.)
  • KOSP (105.1 FM; Billings, MO; Owner: Mw Springmo, Inc.)
  • KGBX-FM (105.9 FM; Strafford, MO; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • KRZK (106.3 FM; Merriam Woods Village, MO; Owner: Komc-krzk, Llc)
  • KWND (88.3 FM; Rogersville, MO; Owner: Radio Training Network, Inc.)
  • KWFC (89.1 FM; Diggins, MO; Owner: Baptist Bible College, Inc.)
  • KSCV (90.1 FM; Strafford, MO; Owner: Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KSMU (91.1 FM; Springfield, MO; Owner: Board Of Governors Of Missouri State University)
  • KCOZ (91.7 FM; Point Lookout, MO; Owner: College Of The Ozarks)
  • KNLM (91.9 FM; Marshfield, MO; Owner: New Life Evangelistic Center, Inc.)
  • KKOZ-FM (92.1 FM; Ava, MO; Owner: Corum Industries, Inc.)
  • KOMG (92.9 FM; Clever, MO; Owner: Mw Springmo, Inc.)
  • KTTS-FM (94.7 FM; Rogersville, MO; Owner: Journal Broadcast Corporation)
  • KTOZ-FM (95.5 FM; Springfield, MO; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • KSPW (96.5 FM; Highlandville, MO; Owner: Journal Broadcast Corporation)
  • KXUS (97.3 FM; Rogersville, MO; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • KWTO-FM (98.7 FM; Nixa, MO; Owner: Kwto, Inc.)
  • KADI-FM (99.5 FM; Battlefield, MO; Owner: Vision Communications, Incorporated)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Sparta Township, Missouri

  • KOLR (Channel 10; Diggins, MO; Owner: Mission Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KOZK (Channel 21; Fordland, MO; Owner: Board Of Governors Of Missouri State University)
  • KSFX-TV (Channel 27; Diggins, MO; Owner: Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KYTV (Channel 3; Fordland, MO; Owner: Ky3, Inc.)
  • KWBM (Channel 31; Kissee Mills, MO; Owner: Ebc Harrison, Inc.)
  • KSPR (Channel 33; Diggins, MO; Owner: Perkin Media, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Sparta Township, Missouri

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 116  (24.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 49  (10.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 64  (13.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 4  (0.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 115  (24.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 100  (21.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 93  (20.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 179  (39.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 5  (1.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 6  (1.3%)


(updated 2010)





There are 57 Farms In Sparta Township, Missouri


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Sparta Township, Missouri

  • Springfield-Branson National


    (about 23.7 miles in Springfield, Missouri; Airport Code: SGF)

  • M. Graham Clark Downtown


    (about 27.1 miles in Point Lookout, Missouri; Airport Code: PLK)

  • M. Graham Clark - Taney County


    (about 27.1 miles in Point Lookout, Missouri; Airport Code: PLK)

  • John the Diver


    (about 28.2 miles in Branson West, Missouri; Airport Code: ZBX)

  • Branson Airport


    (about 33.0 miles in Ridgedale, Missouri; Airport Code: BKG)

  • Floyd W Jones Lebanon


    (about 50.6 miles in Lebanon, Missouri; Airport Code: LJY)

  • Boone County


    (about 51.1 miles in Harrison, Arkansas; Airport Code: HRO)

  • Mountain Home Municipal


    (about 55.0 miles in Midway, Arkansas; Airport Code: WMH)

  • Baxter County


    (about 55.0 miles in Midway, Arkansas; Airport Code: WMH)

  • Ozark Regional


    (about 55.0 miles in Midway, Arkansas; Airport Code: WMH)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Sparta Township, Missouri

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.94%

Carpooled

13.73%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.11%

Walked

0.54%

Other Means

0.75%

Worked At Home

4.94%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Sparta Township, Missouri, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 585

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 40

Female householder, no husband present : 130

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 205

Householder not living alone : 52


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 24

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 29

All other households : 959


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 485

Renter-occupied housing units : 100

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 37

Renter-occupied housing units : 3

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 65

Renter-occupied housing units : 65

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 159

Renter-occupied housing units : 98


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

Less than $10,000 : 70

$10,000 to $14,999 : 62

$15,000 to $19,999 : 68

$20,000 to $24,999 : 112

$25,000 to $29,999 : 107

$30,000 to $34,999 : 64

$35,000 to $39,999 : 70

$40,000 to $44,999 : 41

$45,000 to $49,999 : 41

$50,000 to $59,999 : 183

$60,000 to $74,999 : 121

$75,000 to $99,999 : 33

$100,000 to $124,999 : 38

$125,000 to $149,999 : 2

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

Total : 1,087


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

Occupied : 1,012

Vacant : 75


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

Built 2005 or later : 38

Built 2000 to 2004 : 225

Built 1990 to 1999 : 221

Built 1980 to 1989 : 158

Built 1970 to 1979 : 126

Built 1960 to 1969 : 47

Built 1950 to 1959 : 57

Built 1940 to 1949 : 35

Built 1939 or earlier : 180


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

Utility gas : 6

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 379

Electricity : 546

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 7

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 61

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 13

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

Less than $10,000 : 3

$10,000 to $14,999 : 7

$15,000 to $19,999 : 3

$20,000 to $24,999 : 2

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 14

$50,000 to $59,999 : 35

$60,000 to $69,999 : 38

$70,000 to $79,999 : 72

$80,000 to $89,999 : 30

$90,000 to $99,999 : 132

$100,000 to $124,999 : 111

$125,000 to $149,999 : 98

$150,000 to $174,999 : 96

$175,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 to $249,999 : 31

$250,000 to $299,999 : 7

$300,000 to $399,999 : 34

$400,000 to $499,999 : 16

$500,000 to $749,999 : 14

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 16

Home equity loan only : 74

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 443

Housing units without a mortgage : 213


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Sparta Township, Missouri)

Built 2005 or later : $152,500

Built 2000 to 2004 : $99,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $96,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $129,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $155,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $93,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $97,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $425,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $122,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Sparta Township, Missouri: 71.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Missouri: 65.3%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Sparta Township, MO): $27,821
Median Household Income In 2000 (Missouri): $37,934


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Sparta Township): $72,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Missouri): $86,900


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Sparta Township): $424
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Missouri): $484


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Sparta Township, Missouri

Utility Gas: 1.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 47.7%
Electricity: 40.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.9%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 8.5%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.5%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Sparta Township, Missouri are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Sparta Township, Missouri

Amedisys Home Health Of Springfield


     Address: 3050 South National Avenue, Suite 106, Springfield, Missouri 65804
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/3/2007

Sacred Rose Healthcare-springfield


     Address: 1736 East Sunshine Suite # 712, Springfield, Missouri 65804
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/25/1994

Jennifers Hha Inc


     Address: 225 E Sunshine St Suite 1, Springfield, Missouri 65807
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/18/1996

Integrity Home Care


     Address: 4247 South Glenstone, Springfield, Missouri 65804
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/26/2002

St Johns Home Health


     Address: 531 South Union, Springfield, Missouri 65808
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 3/18/1974

Hospitals Close To Sparta Township, Missouri

Cox Medical Center


     Address: 3801 South National Avenue, Springfield, Missouri 65807
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

St John's Regional Health Center


     Address: 1235 E Cherokee, Springfield, Missouri 65804
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Doctors Hospital Of Springfield


     Address: 2828 North National, Springfield, Missouri 65803
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Skaggs Community Health Center


     Address: Po Box 650 Bus Hwy 65 & Skaggs Rd, Branson, Missouri 65616
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Johns Hospital - Aurora


     Address: 500 Porter Avenue, Aurora, Missouri 65605
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Sparta Township, Missouri

Ozark Riverview Manor


     Address: 1200 West Hall, Po Box 157, Ozark, Missouri 65721
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 89
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Ozark Nursing And Care Center


     Address: 1486 North Riverside Rd, Ozark, Missouri 65721
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 58
     Percent Occupied: 48%

Christian Health Care Of Nixa


     Address: 1104 North Main Street, Nixa, Missouri 65714
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 74
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Glenwood Healthcare


     Address: 851 Thoroughfare, Po Box 399, Seymour, Missouri 65746
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 50
     Percent Occupied: 83%

James River Care And Rehabilitation Center, Inc


     Address: 3550 East Battlefield, Springfield, Missouri 65809
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 88
     Percent Occupied: 92%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Sparta Township, Missouri

Name: Arkansas Nuclear
Address: 1448 SR 333; Russellville, AR 72801
Distance: 119 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Sparta Township, Missouri

    Retired Workers: 85
    Disabled Workers: 15
    Widowers Workers: 15
    Spouses Workers: 10
    Children Workers: 10


(updated 2007)



Christian County, Missouri Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 28.90%
  • Bush & Cheney 70.51%
  • Other 0.60%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Sparta Township, Missouri citizens.

Relocation to Christian County, MO

13.50 % of Christian County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $40,554

Missouri Average 7.87 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Christian County, MO (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Greene County , MO 5.15 % ($39,435 AGI )
  • Stone County , MO 0.64 % ($36,292 AGI )
  • Taney County , MO 0.58 % ($32,043 AGI )

Relocation away from Christian County, MO

10.52 % of Christian County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $33,098

Missouri Average 7.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Christian County, MO (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Greene County , MO 5.00 % ($32,445 AGI )
  • Webster County , MO 0.39 % ($35,809 AGI )
  • Stone County , MO 0.35 % ($32,638 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Missouri

Low Bracket: $1,000 (1.50%)
High Bracket: $9,000 (6.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Missouri

4.23%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Sparta Township, Missouri is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Sparta Township, Missouri

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
11/10/1998, 01:45 am 0 0 $30K --
08/17/1997, 03:50 am 0 0 $2K --
06/18/1996, 06:28 pm 0 0 $15K --
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Sparta Township, Missouri directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Missouri

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
10,719 11,031 7,324 6,996 7,284 11,226 12,194 12,707 13,442 14,243


(updated 2014)



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