Sparta, North Carolina

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Sparta, North Carolina
Location of Sparta, North Carolina
Coordinates: Coordinates: 36°30′20″N 81°7′18″W / 36.50556°N 81.12167°W / 36.50556; -81.12167
CountryUnited States
StateNorth Carolina
CountyAlleghany
Area
 • Total2.4 sq mi (6.1 km2)
 • Land2.4 sq mi (6.1 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation
2,927 ft (892 m)
Population
 • Total1,817
 • Density765.2/sq mi (295.5/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
28675
Area code(s)336

Sparta is a town in Alleghany County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 1,817 people as of the year 2000. It is the county seat of Alleghany County.[3][4]

Teapot Museum[change | change source]

The Sparta Teapot Museum is being built right now and should be finished by the summer of 2008.[5]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Sparta North Carolina (NC) Census and detailed community profile". AmericanTowns.com. Retrieved 2010-08-20.
  2. "Sparta town, North Carolina - Fact Sheet - American FactFinder". Factfinder.census.gov. Retrieved 2010-08-20.
  3. AppNet.com. "Sparta North Carolina - Alleghany County NC". Activerealtync.com. Retrieved 2010-08-20.
  4. "Alleghany north Carolina chamber of commerce in nc, funeral home sparta nc". Sparta-nc.com. 1935-09-11. Retrieved 2010-08-20.
  5. "Welcome to the Sparta Teapot Museum!". Spartateapotmuseum.org. 2010-01-31. Retrieved 2010-08-20.