Sparta Township is located in northern Kent County, Michigan, about 17 minutes north of Grand Rapids and 30 minutes from the Lake Michigan shoreline.
The west half of Sparta Township is on the "Ridge", a prime fruit-growing area, with many acres of beautiful orchards.
At the center is the Village of Sparta, a thriving small town. The Rogue River runs through the east side of the township.
Sparta has a library, museum, airport, diverse industry, fire department, and an excellent school system. Established in 1846, Sparta Township's current population, including the Village, is 9,110 (per the 2010 census).
Our website offers important Sparta resources, downloads and links. Please call our offices at 616-887-8863 if you have questions. Thank you for your interest in Sparta Township.
The Village of Sparta exists within Sparta Township. View the Township precinct map at the "Maps" link to see the Village boundaries.
Look to the Township to provide help with:
The 2016 application deadline for this program is July 31st. Visit this link for more information: https://www.accesskent.com/Departments/BOC/PDR/.
August 2, 2016 Primary Election (includes a proposal to renew millage for Sparta Township Library)
November 8, 2016 General Election
Polling Location: Trinity Christian Reformed Church, 660 S. State Street, Sparta, Michigan 49345
Deadline for voter registration is July 5, 2016, for the August 2 Primary Election.
Visit our Elections page to learn more.
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160 E. Division Street
Sparta, Michigan 49345
Phone: (616) 887-8863
Fax: (616) 887-3823
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