Statewide Claims to Fame

Sandy is 8th in Oregon out of 73 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Sandy is 12th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Sandy is 14th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Residents younger than 18

Sandy is 18th in Oregon out of 97 other cities in Residents with high school diploma (older than 25)

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Sandy Rank Oregon US
Current population (2012) 9,888 47th 3,899,353 313,914,040
Size in square miles 3.1 69th 95,988.0 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,046.8 49th 39.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Sandy Rank Oregon US
Residents younger than 5 8.6% 12th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 29.0% 14th 22.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 10.2% 77th 14.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Sandy Rank Oregon US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 93.8% 18th 88.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 17.2% 69th 29.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Sandy Rank Oregon US
Race - White 90.0% 28th 88.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.4% 83rd 2.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 1.3% 42nd 1.8% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.2% 63rd 4.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% 43rd 0.4% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.4% 61st 3.5% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 9.2% 50th 12.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 85.0% 35th 77.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Sandy Rank Oregon US
Female residents 51.1% 56th 50.5% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 4.8% 72nd 9.8% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Sandy Rank Oregon US
Housing units 3,768 67th 1,684,193 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 21.5% 64th 23.3% 25.9%
Households 3,766 62nd 1,509,554 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 59.2% 52nd 63.1% 66.1%
Home median value $229,100 49th $252,600 $186,200
People per household 2.4 61st 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Sandy Rank Oregon US
Income per capita $25,320 36th $26,561 $27,915
Income per household $56,182 25th $49,850 $52,762
Income below poverty line 9.1% 82nd 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Sandy Rank Oregon US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 839 61st 348,154 27,092,908
Retail sales $255,974 33rd $50,370,919 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $30,339 8th $13,494 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $16,546 59th $7,555,764 $613,795,732

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