× Sign in/Sign up to save your search, favorite listings, and get alerts
Or connect with:

Sparta, NJ Community Information

Change Town
1

History:

Sparta was organized as a township on April 14, 1845 from portions of Byram Township, Frankford Township, Hardyston Township and (the now-defunct) Newton Township. The township was named after the existing community of Sparta, which had been settled and named years before, the name likely coming from Sparta, Greece. The township includes the communities of Ackerson, Edison, Hopewell, Houses Corner, Monroe, Sparta, Sparta Junction, Sussex Mills, Upper Mohawk, and Woodruffs Gap.

General Information:

Town Name: SPARTA
City Hall: Town Hall
Address: 65 Main Street, SPARTA NJ 07871
Phone Number: 973-729-4493
Land Area: 37.4 square miles
Distance to NYC: 50 miles
Town Website: http://www.spartanj.org
Library Website: http://spartalibrary.com/
Water Service:
Gas & Electric:
  • Quick Facts
    Population: 20,473 Population Density / Mile: 540
    Median Age: 43.84 Number of Households: 7,108
    Average Household Size: 2.876 Households with Children: 2,858
    Median Household Income: $134,305
  • Population
    Population: 20,473 Population Density / Mile: 540
    % Change in Population Since 2010: 5.81% Male Population: 10,070
    Female Population: 10,403 Median Age: 43.84
  • Households
    Number of Households: 7,108 Average Household Size: 2.876
    Households with Children: 2,858 Households without Children: 2,817
    Family Households: 5,674 Non-Family Households: 232
  • Income
    Median Household Income: $134,305 Average Household Income: $166,992
    Per Capita Income: $58,071 Average Total Household Expenditure: $63,306
  • Education
    Educational Climate Index: 4

    1 = Low, 5 = High

    The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

  • Employment
Annual Precipitation: 50.27 Average January Low Temperature: 15.1
Average January High Temperature: 34.6 Average July Low Temperature: 59.7
Average July High Temperature: 82.8  
Select a Category to View
ATTRACTIONS - RECREATION  35 Locations
AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES  19 Locations
BANKS - FINANCIAL  87 Locations
EATING - DRINKING  68 Locations
FARM - RANCH  2 Locations
GOVERNMENT - PUBLIC  13 Locations
HEALTH CARE SERVICES  233 Locations
HOSPITALITY  2 Locations
ORGANIZATIONS - ASSOCIATIONS  18 Locations
PERSONAL SERVICES  533 Locations
PET SERVICES  7 Locations
SHOPPING  174 Locations
TRAVEL  22 Locations
School Information:
HELEN MORGAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
MOHAWK AVENUE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
SPARTA ALPINE SCHOOL Details/Map
SPARTA HIGH SCHOOL Details/Map
SPARTA MIDDLE SCHOOL Details/Map
New Jersey School Performance Reports:
Helen Morgan (Elementary School) View Report
Sparta Alpine (Elementary School) View Report
Sparta High School (Secondary School) View Report
Sparta Middle School (Elementary School) View Report

Neighborhood content provided by Onboard Informatics Copyright © 2019 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.

Sparta, NJ Community Information

Change Town
1

Neighborhood content provided by Onboard Informatics Copyright © 2019 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.

Feedback