Sparta, TN Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,190 housing units in Sparta. This represents a 7.7% growth from 2,034 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,875 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 315 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Sparta is about 62.5%. Sparta's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.7%. Average household size is 2.26 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Sparta were built after 1966.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom9.30%
Two Bedrooms35.30%
Three Bedrooms42.80%
Four Bedrooms10.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.4
Median year structure was built1963
Median Value of occupied units$76,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$51,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.03
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$345

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4%
Home Equity Loan2.80%
Simple Mortgage42.40%
Debt Free50.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.5%