Sparks, NV
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Sparks, Nevada Info Snack

Population
102,895
Unemployment
5.8%
Poverty
9.2%
Median Home
$324,000
Median Income
$67,187
Median Rent
$1,244

Sparks SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
8

Sparks, NV Crime Report

2,533
Total Crimes
2,374.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
1.22%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Sparks
/ 100k People
Nevada
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,533 2,374.7 2,386.9 2,346.0
Violent Crime 446 418.1 460.3 387.8
Murder 4 3.8 5.7 6.5
Robbery 75 70.3 88.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 284 266.3 306.8 279.7
Property Crime 2,087 1,956.6 1,926.6 1,958.2
Burglary 427 400.3 368.8 314.2
Larceny 1,337 1,253.5 1,221.4 1,398.0
Car Theft 323 302.8 336.4 246.0

Sparks, NV Cost Of Living

106
Sparks's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Sparks Nevada National Average
Overall 106 105 100
Services 105 103 100
Groceries 113 110 100
Health 112 105 100
Housing 111 102 100
Transportation 130 118 100
Utilities 83 93 100

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Rankings for Sparks in Nevada

Map Of Sparks, NV

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Population over time in Sparks

Year Population % Change
2020 102,895 4.4%
2019 98,524 1.8%
2018 96,786 2.2%
2017 94,718 1.4%
2016 93,437 1.3%
2015 92,236 1.2%
2014 91,168 1.2%
2013 90,099 1.4%
2012 88,830 1.8%
2011 87,301 -

Race / Ethnicity in Sparks

White
56.4% (58,044)
African American
1.7% (1,729)
American Indian
0.9% (905)
Asian
5.5% (5,683)
Hawaiian
0.5% (524)
Other
0.2% (183)
Two Or More
2.7% (2,808)
Hispanic
32.1% (33,019)
Race Sparks NV USA
White 56.4% 48.2% 60.1%
African American 1.7% 9.0% 12.2%
American Indian 0.9% 0.9% 0.6%
Asian 5.5% 8.1% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.4% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.7% 3.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 32.1% 28.9% 18.2%

Gender in Sparks

Female
50.4% (51,886)
Male
49.6% (51,009)
Gender Sparks NV USA
Female 50.4% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 49.6% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sparks for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (6,173)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (8,231)
High School / GED
26.0% (26,752)
Some College
27.0% (27,781)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (9,260)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (16,463)
Master's Degree
6.0% (6,173)
Professional Degree
1.0% (1,028)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,028)
Education Sparks NV USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 25.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Sparks, Nevada

Less than $10,000
3.4% (350,884)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.9% (294,357)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.9% (808,832)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.2% (945,852)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.3% (1,163,885)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.4% (2,101,141)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.6% (1,712,745)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.7% (1,718,997)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.8% (698,383)
$200,000 or more
4.8% (494,416)
Income Sparks NV USA
Less than $10,000 3.4% 5.9% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.9% 3.5% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.9% 8.5% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.2% 9.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.3% 13.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.4% 18.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.6% 13.7% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.7% 15.4% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.8% 6.2% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 4.8% 5.9% 8.3%

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