Sands Point, NY

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Sands Point Profile


Overview

Sands Point is a very small coastal village (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of New York. With a population of 2,897 people and just one neighborhood, Sands Point is the 493rd largest community in New York.

Sands Point home prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, but Sands Point real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Occupations and Workforce

Sands Point is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 97.50% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Sands Point is a village of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sands Point who work in management occupations (23.84%), sales jobs (18.07%), and legal occupations (15.75%).

Of important note, Sands Point is also a village of artists. Sands Point has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Sands Point’s character.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 10.41% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Setting & Lifestyle

In addition, Sands Point is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.

Sands Point is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Sands Point’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

Sands Point is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.

One downside of living in Sands Point, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 41.67 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.

Despite being a small village, Sands Point has a lot of people using the train to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the train are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.

Sands Point Demographics

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Sands Point, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Sands Point is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 82.27% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Sands Point in 2018 was $154,164, which is wealthy relative to New York and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $616,656 for a family of four.

Sands Point is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Sands Point home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sands Point residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Sands Point include Russian, Italian, Polish, Eastern European, and Irish.

Sands Point also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 15.05%.

The most common language spoken in Sands Point is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q2 2020. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated July 2020.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Sands Point 0.101011101001110
New York State 3.50

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Sands Point 0.101011101001110
New York State 14.41

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Sands Point 0.101011101001110
New York State 36

Neighborhood Public School Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

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School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

PORT WASHINGTON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New York

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Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NY* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Carrie Palmer Weber Middle School
Port Washington Blvd
Port Washington, NY 11050
06-08
Guggenheim Elementary School
Poplar Pl
Port Washington, NY 11050
KG-05
John J Daly Elementary School
36 Rockwood Ave
Port Washington, NY 11050
PK-05
John Philip Sousa Elementary School
101 Sands Point Rd
Port Washington, NY 11050
KG-05
Manorhaven Elementary School
Morewood Oaks
Port Washington, NY 11050
KG-05
Paul D Schreiber Senior High School
101 Campus Dr
Port Washington, NY 11050
09-12
South Salem Elementary School
10 Newbury Rd
Port Washington, NY 11050
KG-05
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School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 20.2% 53.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 17.5% 49.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.7% 3.6%

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