Sparta, WI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,740 housing units in Sparta. This represents a 14.5% growth from 3,266 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,740 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Sparta is about 62.7%. Sparta's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.1%. Average household size is 2.34 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Sparta were built after 1969.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom11.30%
Two Bedrooms33.70%
Three Bedrooms41.90%
Four Bedrooms10.70%
Five Bedrooms or more1.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.59
Median year structure was built1968
Median Value of occupied units$74,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$84,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.91
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$404

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage12.20%
Home Equity Loan4%
Simple Mortgage51%
Debt Free32.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.6%