Most Expensive Sandy Neighborhoods
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Sandy is a somewhat small city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 9,677 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Sandy is the 51st largest community in Oregon.
Sandy is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Sandy is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sandy who work in office and administrative support (14.97%), management occupations (9.96%) and sales jobs (9.75%).
Because of many things, Sandy is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Sandy a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Sandy has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Sandy’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Sandy, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.49 minutes every day commuting to work.
In terms of college education, Sandy is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.19% of adults 25 and older in Sandy have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Sandy in 2010 was $25,320, which is upper middle income relative to Oregon and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $101,280 for a family of four. However, Sandy contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Sandy home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sandy residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Sandy include German, Irish, English, Swedish, Norwegian and Greek.
The most common language spoken in Sandy is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||3,567|
|SANDY HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||60.34%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||39.66%|
|TYPE OF SANDY HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||68.06%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||5.06%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||6.68%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||14.85%|
|SIZE OF SANDY HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||1.57%|
|AGE OF SANDY HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||37.56%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||49.97%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||9.82%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||2.65%|
|SANDY REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$209,883|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$832|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $47,000||8.61%|
|$47,001 - $95,000||0.72%|
|$95,001 - $190,000||22.83%|
|$190,001 - $285,000||44.75%|
|$285,001 - $379,000||16.37%|
|$379,001 - $474,000||3.36%|
|$474,001 - $711,000||1.57%|
|$711,001 - $948,000||0.81%|
|PEOPLE OF SANDY||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||8.62%|
|5 TO 17||20.42%|
|18 TO 24||8.77%|
|25 TO 34||15.90%|
|35 TO 54||26.51%|
|55 TO 64||9.57%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||10.21%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||93.83%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$56,182|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$25,320|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||9.06%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (14.97%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (5.77%)
Public Service (5.70%)
Information Technology (3.96%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.42%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||1.30%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.20%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||3.42%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||3.41%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||9.24%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (19.70%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (93.73%)
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