Real Estate Market Update for Sparks, NV
Map Information for Sparks, NV
Area Information for Sparks, NV
  • Population: 93,473
  • Median Age: 35.08 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 16.63 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 7.725%
  • Population Density: 2,614/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 39.07%
  • Closest Airport: Reno/tahoe International
  • Closest College: University Of Nevada-reno
  • Closest Jr. College: Career College Of Northern Nevada
  • Median Household Income: $58,201
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 15.57%
  • Median Years in Residence: 3.16 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $145,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Reno Aces
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 27%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Sparks, NV
Median Age: 35.08 Married: 31% Number of Households: 34,332 Households with Children: 12,421
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Sparks, NV

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Northern Nevada Teen Challenge 0.6 mi Private 6-8 0 0
      Summit Ridge Christian School 0.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Miguel Sepulveda Elementary School 1.1 mi Public K-6 4-5 4
      Legacy Christian School 1.2 mi Private K-8 0 4
      Imagination Station 1.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 5
      Bud Beasley Elementary School 1.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 4 4
      Alpine Academy 1.6 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Virginia Palmer Elementary School 2.0 mi Public K-6 3 5
      Jerry Whitehead Elementary School 2.4 mi Public K-6 4 5
      Jesse Hall Elementary School 2.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 4 4
      Sun Valley Elementary School 2.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1 3
      Lena Juniper Elementary School 2.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 3 4
      Edward C Reed High School 2.9 mi Public 9-12 3-5 4
      Excel Christian School 2.9 mi Private K-12 0 4
      Van Gorder Elementary School 2.9 mi Public K-6 5 5
      Lloyd Diedrichsen Elementary School 3.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 4-5 5
      Florence Drake Elementary School 3.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 2-5 2
      Ester Bennett Elementary School 3.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 2 0
      Lou Mendive Middle School 3.4 mi Public 6-8 4-5 4
      Yvonne Shaw Middle School 3.4 mi Public 7-8 4-5 4
      Katherine Dunn Elementary School 3.5 mi Public K-6 2-5 3
      Spanish Springs High School 3.5 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Lois Allen Elementary School 3.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 2 3
      Marvin Moss Elementary School 3.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 2-5 3
      Greenbrae Elementary School 3.6 mi Public K-6 2 4
      Alice Maxwell Elementary School 3.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 4 4
      Spanish Springs Elementary School 3.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 4 4
      Alyce Savage Taylor Elementary School 3.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 5 4
      Sparks Middle School 3.9 mi Public 7-8 1 3
      Happy Days Preschool & Kindergarten 4.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Kindercare 4.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      George L Dilworth Middle School 4.1 mi Public 7-8 2-5 4
      Agnes Risley Elementary School 4.1 mi Public K-6 2 4
      Lincoln Park Elementary School 4.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1 2
      Magic Treehouse (the) 4.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Sparks High School 4.4 mi Public 9-12 1 4
      Robert Mitchell Elementary School 4.5 mi Public K-6 1 3
      Kate M Smith Elementary School 4.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 2-5 0
      Nevada Connections Academy 5.0 mi Public K-12 3 5
      Hillside Elementary School 7.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 5
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics © 2014
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