Sparta, New Jersey 

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Population

19,053

-3.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.0%

Median Income

$126,090

Median Home Price

$353,300

Best Places to Live in Sparta, New Jersey

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Sparta, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Arts and culture
-Economic center
-Education
Cons
-Cost of living and housing
-Crowded lifestyle
-Weak future job growth

Local Listings in Sparta
 $354,900 
701 W Mountain Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3 |
 $410,000 
93 Stanhope Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2490 SqFt
 $499,000 
38 Crestwood Trl
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 2490 SqFt

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QUICK FACTS

City: Sparta
Zip Codes: 07871
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Sparta is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Sparta jobs have decreased by 0.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Sparta's cost of living is 27.6% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Sparta's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Sparta, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Sussex county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Sparta's population is 19,053 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 3.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 39.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Sparta is $353,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Sparta public schools spend $19,967 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.3 students per teacher in Sparta. More Education


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Housing Market in Sparta

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Reviews for Sparta   7 Reviews
Great place to bring up kids - 5/13/2015
I lived in Sparta for 28 years and only moved away because I retired. Both our daughters went through the entire school system and received a great education. In the... Read More

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Living in Sparta - 9/7/2009
Sparta is a wonderful place to raise a family. Sparta has a lot of organized activities plus an abundance of year- round outdoor activites. It has a number of private... Read More

Living in Sparta - 2/17/2009
We have enjoyed living in Sparta. It is an aesthetically pleasing area, nice lakes, good restaurants, a very good library and small town atmosphere. It lacks continuing... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN SPARTA
$354,900
701 W Mountain Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$410,000
93 Stanhope Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$499,000
38 Crestwood Trl
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$575,000
4 Deanna Ter
Bed 4 | Bath 5

$99,000
180 Arapaho Trl
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$350,000
37 Woodlawn Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$699,999
33 Crown View Ct
Bed 5 | Bath 5

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