Businesses in Sparta, Georgia

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Religion: 16.7%
 Shopping: 10.6%
 Automotive: 7.4%
 Food: 7.3%
 Industry: 7.3%
 Medical: 7.1%
 Community & Government: 6.4%
 Professional Services: 5.8%
 Local Services: 5.2%
 Education: 4.9%
 Home Services: 4.9%
 Restaurants: 4.9%
 Other: 11.6%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair737 years5.05.3
Gas stations1244.4 years4.29.1
Beauty salons925.5 years4.86.8
Public administration2440 years3.418.2
Primary and elementary schools54.83.8
Secondary education64.04.5
Atm's113.88.3
Banks73.85.3
Loan companies54.03.8
Convenience stores1627.9 years4.112.1
Grocery stores and supermarkets1027.2 years4.17.6
Apartments54.83.8
General contractors838.6 years4.76.1
Real estate54.33.8
Tractors and farm equipment520 years4.53.8
Cemeteries and crematoriums104.07.6
Health and medical135.09.8
Accountants53.8
Churches4837.6 years4.536.3
Area of Sparta, Georgia1.815 sq mi
Population1,321
Male Population625 (47.3%)
Female Population696 (52.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +151.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 -11%
Median Age45.1
Male Median Age43.4
Female Median Age46.7
Area Codes706
Local TimeMonday 3:53 PM
TimezoneEastern Standard Time
Lat & Lng33.2757° / -82.97626°
Zip Codes31087

Sparta, Georgia - Map

Sparta, Georgia Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population5251,0771,4851,321
Population Density289.3 / mi²593.5 / mi²818.3 / mi²727.9 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sparta, Georgia Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 11% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Sparta, Georgia+151.6%+22.7%-11%
Georgia+93.8%+53.1%+27.8%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sparta, Georgia Median Age

Median Age: 45.1 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Sparta, Georgia45.1 years46.7 years43.4 years
Georgia35.4 years36.6 years34.2 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sparta, Georgia Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5464288
5-9413072
10-14484290
15-19424688
20-24374178
25-29263258
30-34294069
35-39192847
40-44383270
45-49404686
50-546257120
55-595559115
60-64514496
65-69383978
70-74253662
75-79122235
80-8473038
85 Plus93140
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Sparta, Georgia Population Density

Population Density: 727.9 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Sparta, Georgia1,3211.815 sq mi727.9 / mi²
Georgia10.5 million59,425.5 sq mi176.8 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Sparta, Georgia Historical Population

Estimated Population from 1800 to 2015
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Sparta, Georgia
 Area Code 706: 91.2%
 Area Code 478: 8%
 Other: 0.8%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Sparta, Georgia CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Sparta, Georgia19,868 t15 t10,948 t/mi²
Georgia183,571,844 t17.5 t3,089 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Sparta, Georgia CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)19,868 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita15 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodMedium (4)
EarthquakeLow (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
6/20/178:14 AM3.290.9 km12,930 m6km SW of Augusta, Georgiausgs.gov
12/6/094:27 PM3.227.5 km6,870 m19km WNW of Sandersville, Georgiausgs.gov
4/4/091:45 PM3.122.1 kmNone15km N of Milledgeville, Georgiausgs.gov
3/17/0310:04 PM3.546.6 km5,000 mGeorgia, USAusgs.gov
1/18/002:19 PM3.538.4 km5,000 mGeorgia, USAusgs.gov
1/2/928:21 PM3.288.2 km5,000 mGeorgia, USAusgs.gov
1/26/836:07 AM3.571.3 km5,000 mGeorgia, USAusgs.gov
12/3/7412:25 AM3.686.9 kmNoneGeorgia, USAusgs.gov
11/4/747:00 PM3.786.5 kmNoneGeorgia, USAusgs.gov
8/2/741:52 AM4.380.2 km1,000 mGeorgia, USAusgs.gov

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Sparta, Georgia

Sparta is a town in Hancock County, Georgia, United States. The population was 1,522 at the 2010 census. The city is the county seat of Hancock County. It is part of the Milledgeville Micropolitan Statistical Area.   ︎  Sparta, Georgia Wikipedia Page

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