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 2,886 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 95.38% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Sands Point is a village of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sands Point who work in management occupations (23.08%), sales jobs (19.46%), and business and financial occupations (10.06%).

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.

Also of interest is that Sands Point has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 10.43% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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

Because of many things, Sands Point is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Sands Point 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 village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Sands Point has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local 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. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.

In Sands Point, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 41.73 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.

Even though Sands Point is a smaller village, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the train for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.

Sands Point Demographics

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Sands Point. 79.35% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Sands Point in 2010 was $133,155, which is wealthy relative to New York and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $532,620 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 Polish, Eastern European, Italian, and Irish.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Sands Point's cultural character, accounting for 18.64% of the village’s population.

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



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 Q1 2018. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2016 (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:   2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

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 2016 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2017 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2017 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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Sands Point 0.101011101001110
New York State 3.76

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New York State 15.46

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New York State 40

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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2016 (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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PORT WASHINGTON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 17.8% 35.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 16.3% 31.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.5% 3.5%

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