Sparks, Georgia

Population 2,472

Sparks is located in Cook County, GA. The population is 2,472, making Sparks the 2nd largest city in Cook County.

There are 2 public schools in Sparks with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Sparks is moderate , and there are 11 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Sparks is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Sparks property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Sparks include Adel, Lenox and Ellenton.

Sparks Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 31.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 61.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 6.8%

Crime Rate

62.93% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 63
  • Violent Crimes: 750
  • Robbery: 83
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 5
  • Larceny Theft: 4

Registered Offenders

67.55% Higher than national avg.
  • 11 offenders in Sparks
  • 44.50 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

8 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 1
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 6

Unemployment

Low 3.8%
  • Georgia unemployment average: 4.4%
  • National unemployment average: 5.9%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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Summary
There are 2 K-12 public schools in Sparks, GA and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Sparks's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.
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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    14.3%
  • Rented
    34.7%
  • Owned
    50.9%

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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1 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Sparks, GA issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Sparks, GA issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $552
  • 1 Bedroom: $555
  • 2 Bedrooms: $651
  • 3 Bedrooms: $861
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,017

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Environmental Hazards

8 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (214/215)
    Sparks, GA has 99.53% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Sparks, GA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.94 Average
    Sparks, GA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 51.78°
  • February 54.65°
  • March 61.2°
  • April 68.4°
  • May 75.57°
  • June 81.66°
  • July 82.98°
  • August 82.84°
  • September 78.48°
  • October 69.15°
  • November 58.8°
  • December 54.88°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Sparks, GA

Earthquakes
Sparks, GA has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Sparks, GA has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Sparks, GA has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Sparks, GA has a moderate risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Sparks, GA: $27,642

Unemployment

Unemployment in Sparks is 3.8%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.4% and 5.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 57.67%
White Collar - 42.33%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Nathan Deal
  • Sen. Johnny Isakson
  • Sen. David Perdue

City Representatives

  • Austin Scott

Neighborhood Info

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  • No Cemeteries found in Sparks, GA

4 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Sparks, GA

0 Libraries view all

  • No library found in Sparks, GA

1 Police Station view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Sparks, GA
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