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The location of Sparta

Welcome to Sparta ...

Sparta is located in Bienville Parish.

The location of Sparta has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Sparta is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Sparta lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Sparta lies within the (318) area code.

Communities near Sparta ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Arcadia   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of Sparta

Ringgold   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of Sparta

Sibley   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Sparta

Located in Webster Parish

Gibsland   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of Sparta

Hall Summit   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Sparta

Located in Red River Parish

Athens   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Sparta

Located in Claiborne Parish

Ashland   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of Sparta

Located in Natchitoches Parish

Dubberly   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Sparta

Located in Webster Parish

Saline   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Sparta

Lucky   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Sparta

To learn more about neighboring communities and parishes, please visit the Nearby Page for Sparta.

Communities Also Named Sparta ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Sparta - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (3), Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sparta.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Sparta. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sparta. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sparta.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Sparta:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sparta ...

Looking for more information about Sparta? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Sparta? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Sparta, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Sparta.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Louisiana

About Bienville Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sparta. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Bienville Parish:

The official website for State of Louisiana:

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sparta - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sparta) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sparta. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.3674, Longitude: -93.0796     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sparta have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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