Sparta 65 Below average
Sparta Livability #742 ranked city in Illinois#18,629 ranked city in the USARanks better than 36% of areas
C- Sparta Amenities Some amenities close to this location
A- Sparta Cost of Living Cost of living is 17% lower than Illinois
8119% less expensive than the US average
973% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Sparta cost of living
C Sparta Crime Total crime is 8% lower than Illinois
Total crime
2,08116% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 4916% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-4%Year over year crime is down
Sparta crime
D- Sparta Employment Household income is 32% lower than Illinois
Median household income
$40,36527% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$22,35025% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
6%20% higher than the US average
Sparta employment
B Sparta Housing Home value is 55% lower than Illinois
Median home value
$77,90058% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$60936% lower than the US average
Home ownership
63%2% lower than the US average
Sparta real estate or Sparta rentals
F Sparta Schools HS graduation rate is 1% lower than Illinois
High school grad. rates
84%1% higher than the US average
School test scores
20%60% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
20:123% higher than the US average
Sparta K-12 schools
N/A Sparta User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Sparta
Overall user rating
n/a 0 total ratings
User reviews rating
n/a 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
n/a 0 total surveys
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      Sparta transportation information

      Average one way commute22min29min26min
      Workers who drive to work86.4%73.4%76.4%
      Workers who carpool8.3%8.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%9.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk4.2%3.1%2.8%
      Working from home1.1%4.4%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Sparta, IL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).