Sparta is a city in Hancock County, Georgia, United States. The population was 1,265 at the 2000 census. The city is the county seat of Hancock County. It is part of the Milledgeville Micropolitan Statistical Area.
Sparta is located at 33°17′N 82°58′W / 33.283°N 82.967°W / 33.283; -82.967 (33.2773, -82.9715).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.8 square miles (4.7 km²), all of it land.