Sparta, Missouri

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Population in 2014: 1,787 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +56.2%
Males: 862  (48.3%)
Females: 925  (51.7%)
Median resident age:  30.5 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 65753.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,182 (it was $22,768 in 2000)
Sparta:

$35,182
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,214 (it was $11,869 in 2000)

Sparta city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $92,379 (it was $62,600 in 2000)
Sparta:

$92,379
MO:

$133,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $679.

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  • Races in Sparta, MO (2010)

    Sparta races chart
    • 1,66995.0%White alone
    • 462.6%Hispanic
    • 211.2%Two or more races
    • 100.6%American Indian alone
    • 50.3%Asian alone
    • 40.2%Black alone
    • 10.06%Other race alone

Races in Sparta detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Sparta: 78.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (27.3%), German (16.5%), English (11.9%), Irish (7.9%), French (3.9%), Scottish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1885

Land area: 0.88 square miles.

Population density: 2,037 people per square mile   (low).

Sparta,MO real estate house value index trend

Sparta, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Sparta:

  • High school or higher: 83.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sparta city:

  • Never married: 28.0%
  • Now married: 47.0%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 15.2%

6 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.3%
Missouri:

3.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $811 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $689 (1.0%)

Sparta satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (17.5 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (164.5 miles , pop. 441,545).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (358.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Ozark, MO (2.7 miles ), Rogersville, MO (2.9 miles ), Fremont Hills, MO (3.2 miles ), Highlandville, MO (3.5 miles ), Nixa, MO (3.5 miles ), Fordland, MO (3.7 miles ), Saddlebrooke, MO (3.7 miles ), Spokane, MO (3.9 miles) .

Latitude: 37.00 N, Longitude: 93.08 W

Area code: 417

Sparta household income distribution Sparta home values distribution

Crime rates in Sparta by Year
Type 2002 2003 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Murders 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0010010
per 100,000 0.00.081.00.00.083.10.0
Robberies 0001000
per 100,000 0.00.00.081.80.00.00.0
Assaults 1015441
per 100,000 86.20.081.0408.8333.6332.280.3
Burglaries 2417553
per 100,000 172.4333.381.0572.4417.0415.3240.8
Thefts 1433151315
per 100,000 86.2333.3242.9245.31,251.01,079.71,203.9
Auto thefts 0000300
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0250.20.00.0
Arson 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.6) 34.138.2100.3162.6172.8213.584.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Sparta detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Missouri average:

2.47
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.8%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +356 (+45.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (20%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (17%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Sparta: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Sparta, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Sparta, Missouri average temperatures Sparta, Missouri average precipitation Sparta, Missouri humidity Sparta, Missouri wind speed Sparta, Missouri snowfall Sparta, Missouri sunshine Sparta, Missouri clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Sparta-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 35% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/29/1991, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.8 miles away from the Sparta city center killed 2 people and injured 64 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 9/26/1959, a category F4 tornado 33.2 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sparta-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 180.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 183.1 miles away from Sparta center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 133.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 135.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 196.1 miles away from Sparta center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 301.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Christian County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sparta topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Sparta:

  • OZARK NURSING AND CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; OZARK, MO)
  • OZARK NURSING AND CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; OZARK, MO)
  • OZARK RIVERVIEW MANOR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; OZARK, MO)
  • CHRISTIAN HEALTH AND REHABILITATION OF NIXA (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; NIXA, MO)
  • RENAL CARE GROUP - NIXA (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; NIXA, MO)
  • JAMES RIVER CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER, INC (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, MO)
  • LIFE ENHANCEMENT VILLAGE OF THE OZARKS (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; NIXA, MO)

airports located in Sparta:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sparta:

  • Missouri State University-Springfield (about 18 miles; Springfield, MO; Full-time enrollment: 16,660)
  • Evangel University (about 19 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Ozarks Technical Community College (about 19 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 10,356)
  • Drury University (about 19 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • Southwest Baptist University (about 46 miles; Bolivar, MO; FT enrollment: 2,783)
  • Crowder College (about 72 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 76 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)

Public high school in Sparta:

  • SPARTA HIGH (Students: 206, Location: 8520 STATE HWY14E, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Sparta:

  • SPARTA ELEM. (Students: 389, Location: 522 STATE HWY 125 N, Grades: PK-4)
  • SPARTA MIDDLE (Students: 181, Location: 217 DIVISION ST, Grades: 5-8)
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Notable location: Sparta Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Sparta Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: C & R Enterprises (Amusement & Theme Parks; 7477 State Highway 14 East).

Christian County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 83.1. This is about average.

City:

83.1
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.246. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.246
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 7.97. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.97
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.84. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.84
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 32.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.57
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.3%
(13.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  68.4%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.8%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Sparta, Missouri environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Sparta (2011 data):

  • Legacy Bank & Trust Company: The Citizens Bank Of Sparta Branch at 7509 State Highway 14 East, branch established on 1919/08/20. Info updated 2009/02/27: Bank assets: $123.2 mil, Deposits: $100.7 mil, headquarters in Rogersville, MO, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Century Bancshares, Inc.
  • First Home Savings Bank: Sparta Branch at 7164 Highway 14 East, branch established on 1996/06/30. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $197.5 mil, Deposits: $172.1 mil, headquarters in Mountain Grove, MO, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 11 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.3
Missouri average:

11.0

Sparta travel time to work - commute Sparta mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Sparta city (based on Christian County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant38,60978
Mainline Protestant3,66516
Catholic2,7093
Other92
None32,430-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 8
Christian County:

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Christian County:

3.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 36
Here:

4.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.4%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Christian County:

27.8%
Missouri:

29.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

10.8%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.0%
Missouri:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Sparta:

41.4%
Missouri:

46.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.2
Missouri:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.5%
Missouri:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.7%
Missouri:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Sparta:

6.8
Missouri:

6.8

Overweight people:
Sparta:

32.0%
State:

34.3%

General health condition:
Sparta:

53.3%
Missouri:

56.3%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.9%
Missouri:

78.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sparta, MO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 2$13,511$81,0660$0
Police Protection - Officers 4$22,274$66,8220$0
Water Supply 1$7,976$95,7121$1,544
Totals for Government 7$43,761$75,0191$1,544

9.78% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,764 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.78%
Missouri average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Greene County, MO  4.17% ($49,591 average AGI)
from Taney County, MO  0.56% ($31,812)
from Webster County, MO  0.37% ($30,627)


9.45% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,002 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.45%
Missouri average:

6.91%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($156 average AGI)
Christian County:

0.04%
Missouri average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Greene County, MO  4.31% ($31,308 average AGI)
to Taney County, MO  0.42% ($27,348)
to Stone County, MO  0.29% ($37,300)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sparta:

  • KWTO (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KWTO, INC.)
  • KLFJ (1550 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: 127, INC.)
  • KSGF (1260 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KMRF (1510 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MARSHFIELD, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KIDS (1340 AM; 1 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: THIRTEEN FORTY PRODUCTIONS INC.)
  • KBNN (750 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LEBANON, MO; Owner: OZARK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGMY (1400 AM; 1 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sparta:

  • KSPW (96.5 FM; SPARTA, MO; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KTXR (101.3 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: STEREO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXUS (97.3 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KWFC (89.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: BAPTIST BIBLE COLLEGE, INC.)
  • KTTS-FM (94.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KWTO-FM (98.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KWTO, INC.)
  • KKLH (104.7 FM; MARSHFIELD, MO; Owner: MW SPRINGMO, INC.)
  • KRZK (106.3 FM; BRANSON, MO; Owner: TURTLE BROADCASTING CO. OF BRANSON)
  • KWND (88.3 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC)
  • KOMG (92.9 FM; OZARK, MO; Owner: MW SPRINGMO, INC.)
  • KSMU (91.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: BD OF REGENTS FOR SW MO ST UNIV)
  • KSCV (90.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGMY-FM (100.5 FM; AURORA, MO; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KJEL (103.7 FM; LEBANON, MO; Owner: OZARK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSMS-FM (90.5 FM; POINT LOOKOUT, MO; Owner: SOUTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UINIVERSITY)
  • KHOZ-FM (102.9 FM; HARRISON, AR; Owner: HARRISON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KADI (99.5 FM; REPUBLIC, MO; Owner: VISION COMMUNICATIONS, INCORPORATED)
  • KGBX-FM (105.9 FM; NIXA, MO; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KKOZ-FM (92.1 FM; AVA, MO; Owner: CORUM INDUSTRIES, INC.)
  • KTOZ-FM (95.5 FM; PLEASANT HOPE, MO; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Sparta:

  • KYTV (Channel 3; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KY3, INC.)
  • KOZK (Channel 21; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • K41FQ (Channel 41; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KSPR (Channel 33; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF SPRINGFIELD LICENSE LLC)
  • KOLR (Channel 10; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: VHR SPRINGFIELD LICENSE, INC.)
  • KDEB-TV (Channel 27; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: QUORUM OF MISSOURI LICENSE, LLC)
  • KWBS-LP (Channel 56; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KWBM (Channel 31; HARRISON, AR; Owner: R.S. COMMUNICATIONS LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • K15CZ (Channel 15; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KY3, INC.)
  • KBNS-CA (Channel 38; BRANSON, MO; Owner: THE VACATION CHANNEL, INC.)
  • K68EL (Channel 68; MARSHFIELD, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • K08MA (Channel 8; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • K49DG (Channel 49; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K54FX (Channel 54; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • K17DL (Channel 17; BRANSON, MO; Owner: KY3, INC.)
  • KNJD-LP (Channel 59; BRANSON, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)

Sparta fatal accident list:

Sep 27, 1978 06:35 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 19, 1977 09:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sparta)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Hwy 125 1/10 Mi N Of Hwy 14 1/10 Mi E Of Hwy 125 North & Division (Lat: 37.005333 Lon: -93.083500), Type: Bant, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: WNXD686
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.325 MHzGrant Date: 08/25/2011, Expiration Date: 09/03/2021Registrant: Radiophone Engineering, 534 West Walnut, Springfield, MO 65806, Phone: (417) 862-6653, Fax: (417) 862-6768, Email:
  • Lat: 37.002556 Lon: -93.068778, Call Sign: WPZL518
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.950 MHzGrant Date: 02/06/2004, Expiration Date: 02/06/2014, Cancellation Date: 04/12/2014, Certifier: Douglas D FavorRegistrant: Professional Licensing Consultants Inc, Rockville, MD 20849, Phone: (301) 309-2380, Fax: (301) 309-1996, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sparta)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Sparta)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$181,570
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0204.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 50
  • Hazardous Condition: 4
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - Sparta

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sparta, MO
Most common first names in Sparta, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2373.3 years
John1977.5 years
William1574.8 years
Robert1471.1 years
Mary1273.7 years
George1079.6 years
Richard774.6 years
Anna778.0 years
Charles772.9 years
Frank675.4 years
Most common last names in Sparta, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1875.8 years
Johnson1677.6 years
Hull1275.5 years
Shipman1173.0 years
Swearengin1173.4 years
Johns1083.1 years
Robison1080.9 years
Nelson982.9 years
Davis877.1 years
Moore877.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (61%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (31%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Utility gas (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Businesses in Sparta, MO

  • Subway: 1
  • UPS: 1

Sparta compared to Missouri state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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  • Joseph D. Rogers (1)

Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2016.