Sand Springs is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 19,905 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Sand Springs is the 24th largest community in Oklahoma.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Sand Springs is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sand Springs is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sand Springs who work in office and administrative support (14.02%), sales jobs (10.96%), and management occupations (9.89%).
Being a small city, Sand Springs does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Sand Springs who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 20.15% of the adults in Sand Springs have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Sand Springs in 2018 was $28,789, which is wealthy relative to Oklahoma, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $115,156 for a family of four. However, Sand Springs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Sand Springs is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Sand Springs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sand Springs residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Sand Springs include German, Irish, English, French, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Sand Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Native American languages.