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Incorporated Date: 
December 3, 1805
Total Area: 
1.8 sq mi
Contact Information
12912 Broad St.
Sparta, GA 31087
Phone Number: 
(706) 444-5753
Fax Number: 
(706) 444-6672

Sparta, the county seat of Hancock County, incorporated as a town on December 3, 1805.

The county courthouse, built around 1882, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. For history buffs who want to see more, the Glen Mary Plantation, Shoulderbone Plantation, and the LaFayette Hotel are also of interest.