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 link below to see the Village boundaries.
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2016 Assessment Notices will be mailed in February. If you have any questions about your property's assessed values, please feel free to contact the Sparta Township Assessor, Clifford Turner, by phone at 616-887-8863. Assessor's Hours: Mon 8am-5pm, Wed 8am-6pm.
If you disagree with your property assessment after talking with the assessor, you may schedule an appointment with the March Board of Review. For the schedule, please see the "March Board of Review Meeting Notice" at the link below. Thank you.
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March Board of Review Meeting Notice (PDF)
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Assessor Clifford Turner
March 8, 2016 Presidential Primary
August 2, 2016 Primary Election
November 8, 2016 Presidential Election
Polling Location: Trinity Christian Reformed Church, 660 S. State Street, Sparta, Michigan 49345
Deadline for voter registration is February 8, 2016 for the March 8 Presidential Primary election.
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160 E. Division Street
Sparta, Michigan 49345
Phone: (616) 887-8863
Fax: (616) 887-3823
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Mon, Tue, Thu 8am-5pm