Sparta is a city in Christian County, Missouri, United States. The population was 1,144 at the 2000 census. In 2006 the population was estimated to be around 1,600. Sparta is the 3rd largest city in Christian County in terms of population. The city's website is http://www.spartamo.com.
Sparta is part of the Springfield, Missouri Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Sparta is located in missouri 37°0′1″N 93°5′0″W / 37.00028°N 93.083333°W / 37.00028; -93.083333 (37.000320, -93.083407).