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A Taste of Sparks, Nevada

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT SPARKS?
  1. Sparks is a city in Washoe County, Nevada, United States, located east of Reno, Nevada. As of July 1, 2008, the U.S. Census Bureau estimates that the population has grown to 88,602. It is often referred to as half of a twin city (i.e. "Reno-Sparks").

  2. The median income for a household in the city was $45,745, and the median income for a family was $52,029. Males had a median income of $35,215 versus $28,242 for females. The per capita income for the city was $21,122. About 6.5% of families and 8.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.8% of those under age 18 and 5.5% of those age 65 or over.

Radio Stations:

KMXW 100.9 FM Sparks, NV Top-40
KRZQ 100.9 FM Sparks, NV Top-40
KRNG 101.3 FM Fallon, NV Christian Contemporary
K269FC (KLRH) 101.7 FM Reno, NV Christian Contemporary
KSGG 97.3 FM Carson City, NV Hip Hop
KUUB 94.5 FM Sun Valley, NV Sports
KPLY 630 AM Reno, NV Sports
KJFK 1230 AM Reno, NV News/Talk
KBZZ 1270 AM Sparks, NV Talk
KBDB 1400 AM Sparks, NV Smooth Jazz
KHIT 1450 AM Reno, NV Sports

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Demographics of Sparks, Nevada

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

78.38%

2.40%

1.18%

4.99%

19.70%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Businesses in Sparks, Nevada


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Ebony & Ivory Styles -  Category: Black Hair Salons -  1023 Rock Boulevard - Sparks, NV 89431 (775) 359-6622

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BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. Security Public Storage -  Category: Public Storage -  Storage above the rest and where Security is our first name.  - 506 El Rancho Dr. Sparks, NV (775) 358-7550   - (visit website)

  2. Shoot Me Photography -  Category: Photography -  435 Lenwood Dr. - Sparks, NV 89431 (775) 657-9058

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Carolina Kitchen & Barbeque Co. -  Category: BBQ - Ribs are slow cooked for over 5 hours, and our pork and brisket cooks for over 20 hours -   950 Glendale Ave., Sparks, NV (775) 359-4776   - (visit website)

  2. Jazz A Louisiana Kitchen -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants - "Jazz brings the feel of Bourbon Street " -   1180 Scheels Drive, Sparks, NV (775) 657-8659   - (visit website)

  3. M & M Fish & Chicken Express -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants - Their sides are GREAT. The yams are sweet and fresh" -   624 East Prater Way, Sparks, NV (775) 351-1060

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Sparks is a city in Washoe County, Nevada, United States. Watch out this amazing video compilation of beautiful Spark city tour and travel guide.

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CHURCHES



  1. Bethel AME Church -  The oldest black church in Northern Nevada, going on 106 years.  - 2655 N. Rock Blvd Sparks, NV (775) 355-9030

  2. Center of Hope Christian Fellowship COGIC -  1327 Pyramid Wy. Sparks, NV. (775) 331-3826

  3. Grace Tabernacle COGIC -  1286 Commerce St. - Sparks, NV. (775) 331-1404

  4. New Jerusalem Baptist Church -  1315 Prater Wy. - Sparks, NV. (775) 331-0330

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ENTERTAINMENT



  1. Orozko Lounge -  Category: Entertainment   - An intimate bar and gathering place offering a variety of live entertainment Tuesday through Saturday, including the country's top Smooth Jazz artists every Wednesday evening, all for no cover charge. -   1100 Nugget Avenue, Sparks, Nevada - (800) 648-1177  - (visit website)

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ANNUAL EVENTS



  1. The Best in the West Nugget Rib Cook-off
    (August - September)   The event is held at Victorian Square in Sparks and has taken place annually over the Labor Day weekend since 1989. 1100 Nugget Ave. - Sparks, NV   - (visit website)

    The Best in the West Nugget Rib Cook-off is an annual rib cook-off in Sparks, Nevada. It is sponsored by John Ascuaga's Nugget Casino Resort.


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