Demographics

People

Total Population2,261
Male Share of the Population49.3%
Female Share of the Population50.7%
Senior Citizens14.6%
Employed Population 16+795
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married44.1%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher5%
Median Earnings25+$21,818
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$10,923
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,643

Wealth

Median Family Income$28,878
% Above Poverty Level65.4%
% Below Poverty Level34.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home1.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.4%
Median Gross Rent$817
Median House Value$55,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)54.3%
Irish8.5%
English2.2%
African1.9%
German1.5%
Polish0.4%
Hungarian0.3%
Italian0.2%
Dutch0.1%
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Sparks Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyCook County
Standard Zip Codes31647
Phone Area Codes229
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude31.16
Approximate Longitude-83.44

Sparks Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationNASHVILLE 4 N
Distance14.3 miles
Jan Temp36 to 62 F
Apr Temp50 to 78 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp52 to 79 F
Annual Precip44.8 inches
StationMOULTRIE 2 ESE
Distance18.5 miles
Jan Temp40 to 60 F
Apr Temp54 to 78 F
Jul Temp71 to 91 F
Oct Temp56 to 78 F
Annual Precip50.9 inches
StationTHOMASVILLE 3 NE
Distance35.3 miles
Jan Temp40 to 63 F
Apr Temp53 to 79 F
Jul Temp71 to 92 F
Oct Temp56 to 81 F
Annual Precip54 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Adel5,290$38,068
Cecil343$38,409
Ellenton156$36,250
Hahira2,923$61,650
Lenox789$30,469
Nashville4,813$41,380

Sparks Public Schools

Cook County Middle School
1601 N Elm St
ZIP: 31647
(229) 549-5999
Middle
Total Enrollment 690
Cook Elementary School
1512 N Elm St
ZIP: 31647
(229) 549-6250
Primary
Total Enrollment 722

Sparks Private Schools

Community Christian Academy
101 Rountree Bridge Rd
ZIP: 31647
Elementary
Total Enrollment 21
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