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Population in 2013: 10,014 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +86.0%
Males: 4,727  (47.2%)
Females: 5,287  (52.8%)
Median resident age:  34.2 years
Oregon median age:  39.1 years

Zip codes: 97055.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $59,144 (it was $42,115 in 2000)
Sandy:

$59,144
OR:

$50,251

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,552 (it was $20,138 in 2000)

Sandy city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $210,263 (it was $150,800 in 2000)
Sandy:

$210,263
OR:

$229,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $201,173; Detached houses: $216,240; Townhouses or other attached units: $160,090; Mobile homes: $31,808

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,148.

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  • Races in Sandy, OR (2013)

    Sandy races chart
    • 8,72387.8%White alone
    • 6776.8%Hispanic
    • 3693.7%Two or more races
    • 1021.0%Asian alone
    • 110.1%American Indian alone
    • 130.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 90.09%Black alone

Races in Sandy detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Sandy: 101.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (20.0%), Irish (13.4%), English (8.7%), United States (5.2%), Norwegian (4.2%), Scottish (3.1%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1911

Elevation: 967 feet

Land area: 2.63 square miles.

Population density: 3,803 people per square mile   (average).

Sandy,OR real estate house value index trend

Sandy, Oregon map

For population 25 years and over in Sandy:

  • High school or higher: 95.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sandy city:

  • Never married: 20.9%
  • Now married: 61.0%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

342 residents are foreign born (2.2% Latin America, 0.8% Europe).

This city:

3.4%
Oregon:

10.0%



According to our research of Oregon and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Sandy, Oregon as of September 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Sandy to the number of sex offenders is 4,944 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,643 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,520 (1.4%)

Sandy satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gresham, OR (11.2 miles , pop. 90,205).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (17.1 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (809.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Estacada, OR (2.9 miles ), Damascus, OR (3.1 miles ), Redland, OR (3.1 miles ), Troutdale, OR (3.3 miles ), Gresham, OR (3.3 miles ), Wood Village, OR (3.5 miles ), Corbett, OR (3.5 miles ), Fairview, OR (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 31 buildings, average cost: $135,700
  • 1998: 65 buildings, average cost: $124,200
  • 1999: 104 buildings, average cost: $123,500
  • 2000: 150 buildings, average cost: $119,000
  • 2001: 176 buildings, average cost: $142,100
  • 2002: 162 buildings, average cost: $144,400
  • 2003: 123 buildings, average cost: $154,100
  • 2004: 93 buildings, average cost: $179,200
  • 2005: 162 buildings, average cost: $166,000
  • 2006: 193 buildings, average cost: $176,900
  • 2007: 149 buildings, average cost: $180,400
  • 2008: 77 buildings, average cost: $162,900
  • 2009: 46 buildings, average cost: $182,100
  • 2010: 45 buildings, average cost: $173,100
  • 2011: 32 buildings, average cost: $223,000
  • 2012: 32 buildings, average cost: $218,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.40 N, Longitude: 122.27 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,411 (-14.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,111 (24.0%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 503

Sandy household income distribution Sandy home values distribution

Property values in Sandy, OR


Crime rates in Sandy by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Murders 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 103516
per 100,000 18.30.044.468.913.175.0
Robberies 352310
per 100,000 54.990.229.641.313.10.0
Assaults 716439
per 100,000 128.118.088.855.139.3112.5
Burglaries 526056423145
per 100,000 951.31,082.4828.4578.8405.7562.5
Thefts 267266311292256220
per 100,000 4,884.74,798.84,600.64,023.73,349.92,750.0
Auto thefts 133345362817
per 100,000 237.8595.3665.7496.1366.4212.5
Arson 123202
per 100,000 18.336.144.427.60.025.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 320.2) 350.4359.0370.8331.7222.0258.2

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Sandy detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 19 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.50
Oregon average:

1.53
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.0%
Oregon:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,145 (+27.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Sandy: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Sandy, Oregon

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Sandy-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oregon state average. It is 186% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 128.6 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 118.0 miles away from Sandy center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 132.8 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 364.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/8/1980 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 7.2 (6.2 MB, 7.2 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 313.7 miles away from Sandy center
On 8/17/1991 at 22:17:14, a magnitude 7.1 (6.2 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.1 MW, 6.8 ML, Depth: 8.4 mi) earthquake occurred 302.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Clackamas County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 4, Landslides: 3, Mudslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Earthquake: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sandy topographic map

Birthplace of: George Bruns - Composer.

Hospitals and medical centers in Sandy:

  • MT HOOD HOSPICE (39641 SCENIC STREET)
  • ORCHARD CREST CARE CENTER (19130 SE BORNSTEDT RD)
  • REGENCY CARE CENTER AT SCENIC POINTE (39641 SCENIC STREET)

Airports located in Sandy:

See details about airports located in Sandy, OR

Amtrak station near Sandy:

  • 17 miles: OREGON CITY (1757 WASHINGTON ST.)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sandy:

  • Mt Hood Community College (about 11 miles; Gresham, OR; Full-time enrollment: 11,847)
  • Clackamas Community College (about 16 miles; Oregon City, OR; FT enrollment: 4,261)
  • Lewis & Clark College (about 21 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 2,864)
  • Concordia University-Portland (about 22 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 3,996)
  • Portland State University (about 22 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 21,450)
  • Portland Community College (about 23 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 23,600)
  • Clark College (about 25 miles; Vancouver, WA; FT enrollment: 9,330)

Public high school in Sandy:

Public elementary/middle schools in Sandy:

See full list of schools located in Sandy

Library in Sandy:

  • SANDY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $574,995; Location: 38980 PROCTOR BLVD; 48,962 books; 8,794 audio materials; 5,463 video materials; 27 state licensed databases; 12 other licensed databases; 118 print serial subscriptions; 6 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Sandy: Meining Park Amphitheater (A), Sandy Area Metro Avamere Assisted Living Park and Ride (B), Sandy Area Metro Assembly of God Church Park and Ride (C), Sandy Rural Fire Protection District 72 Main Station (D), Sandy Area Historical Museum (E), Department of Motor Vehicles Sandy (F), Sandy City Hall (G), Sandy Municipal Court (H), Sandy Public Library (I), Sandy Public Works (J), Mount Hood National Forest Headquarters (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Sandy Marketplace Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Sandy include: Immanuel Lutheran Church (A), Sandy Foursquare Church (B), Saint Michael the Archangel (C), Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Fir Hill Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Sandy include: Pioneer Park (1), Meinig Memorial Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Classic Holiday Travel (Recreational Trips & Guides; 38333 Proctor Blvd).

Hotels: Shamrock Motel (59550 East Highway 26), Best Western Sandy Inn (37465 Highway 26), Old Monastery at Scenic Pointe (39641 Scenic).

Clackamas County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 85.3. This is about average.

City:

85.3
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.300. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.300
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 9.11. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.11
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.653. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.653
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 21.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 12.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.8
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.00. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.00
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 0.00814. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00814
U.S.:

0.01468

Drinking water stations with addresses in Sandy and their reported violations in the past:

ALDER CREEK BARLOW WATER DIST (Population served: 310, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-22-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-20-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-22-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-20-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-07-2008)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-1994, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-04-1994), St Compliance achieved (2 times from NOV-08-1994 to OCT-07-2008)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-1994, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from NOV-08-1994 to OCT-07-2008)
ODF/WL SANDY FISH HATCHERY (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (MAR-08-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAR-19-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-27-2012), St Compliance achieved (3 times from APR-05-2012 to DEC-12-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
BIG FOOT MOTEL (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-22-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-28-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-19-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-20-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-27-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-27-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-03-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-03-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JAN-01-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-28-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-19-2012)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In SEP-01-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-19-2012)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUL-01-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-22-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-19-2012)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-22-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-05-2011)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-10-2006)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 22 regular monitoring violations
  • 4 other older monitoring violations
GNR WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 60, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-28-2012), St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-28-2012), St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In JAN-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-22-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-02-2010)
  • 19 routine major monitoring violations
  • 11 other older monitoring violations
TRACKERS WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Sandy that have no violations reported:

  • ORAL HULL FOUNDATION FOR BLIND (Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.2%
(5.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Oregon:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  69.7%
Whole state:  63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.8%
Whole state:  8.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
14 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
24 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Sandy, Oregon environmental map by EPA

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Sandy compared to Oregon state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Sandy (2011 data):

  • U.S. Bank National Association: Sandy Branch at 38561 Proctor Boulevard, branch established on 1979/06/11. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Clackamas County Bank: at 38975 Proctor Blvd., branch established on 1911/01/31. Info updated 2009/03/12: Bank assets: $160.4 mil, Deposits: $126.1 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Ccb Financial Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Sandy In-Store Branch at 37601 Highway 26, branch established on 1997/09/04. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Bank of America, National Association: Sandy Branch at 17500 Strauss Street, branch established on 1890/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Sandy Fm Financial Center at 16625 Se 362nd Drive, Suite A, branch established on 2004/03/24. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.4
Oregon average:

11.4

Sandy travel time to work - commute Sandy mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (55%)
  • Electricity (39%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

2000 2004 2008 2012

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Sandy city (based on Clackamas County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant49,829194
Catholic27,12813
Other15,44751
Mainline Protestant15,11849
Orthodox2,2755
None266,195-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 56
Clackamas County:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 10
This county:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 55
Clackamas County:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 59
Clackamas County:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 284
Here:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.93 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.9%
Oregon:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Clackamas County:

25.7%
Oregon:

25.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.5%
State:

14.2%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 7$45,444$77,9040$0
Other Government Administration 1$12,203$146,4360$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$2,119
Police Protection - Officers 14$103,371$88,6040$0
Police - Other 3$16,931$67,7241$2,708
Streets and Highways 7$46,715$80,0830$0
Welfare 4$21,064$63,1923$5,763
Parks and Recreation 3$15,125$60,5003$2,694
Transit 2$8,779$52,6740$0
Local Libraries 13$62,820$57,9880$0
Other and Unallocable 4$28,823$86,4691$2,743
Totals for Government 58$361,275$74,7479$16,027

7.89% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($47,809 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.89%
Oregon average:

7.22%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($477 average AGI)
Clackamas County:

0.05%
Oregon average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Multnomah County, OR  2.83% ($42,950 average AGI)
from Washington County, OR  1.16% ($51,796)
from Marion County, OR  0.41% ($38,604)


7.58% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,842 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.58%
Oregon average:

6.82%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($346 average AGI)
Clackamas County:

0.05%
Oregon average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Multnomah County, OR  2.62% ($38,445 average AGI)
to Washington County, OR  1.22% ($45,671)
to Clark County, WA  0.39% ($56,670)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sandy:

  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KEX (1190 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOTK (1080 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KKSN (1520 AM; 50 kW; OREGON CITY, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC)
  • KPAM (860 AM; 50 kW; TROUTDALE, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KKAD (1550 AM; 50 kW; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-WASHINGTON, INC)
  • KGUY (1010 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MILWAUKIE, OR; Owner: NORTHWEST RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFXX (910 AM; 10 kW; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))
  • KKSL (1290 AM; 10 kW; LAKE OSWEGO, OR; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KDZR (1640 AM; 10 kW; LAKE OSWEGO, OR; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KKPZ (1330 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: KPHP RADIO, INC.)
  • KBNP (1410 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: KBNP RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sandy:

  • K273AJ (102.5 FM; ELWOOD, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K242AF (96.3 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KRSK (105.1 FM; MOLALLA, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC)
  • KINK (101.9 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KKCW (103.3 FM; BEAVERTON, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K274AR (102.7 FM; GRESHAM, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KNRK (94.7 FM; CAMAS, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))
  • KOPB-FM (91.5 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KPDQ-FM (93.7 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OREGON, INC.)
  • KLVP-FM (88.7 FM; CHERRYVILLE, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KKRZ (100.3 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGON (92.3 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))
  • KKSN-FM (97.1 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))
  • KXJM (95.5 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KUFO-FM (101.1 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KFIS (104.1 FM; SCAPPOOSE, OR; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMHD (89.1 FM; GRESHAM, OR; Owner: MT. HOOD COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KVMX (107.5 FM; BANKS, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KBOO (90.7 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: THE KBOO FOUNDATION)
  • KWJJ-FM (99.5 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND RADIO, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Sandy:

  • KATU (Channel 2; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND TV, L.L.C.)
  • KPDX (Channel 49; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KPTV (Channel 12; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KOIN (Channel 6; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KNMT (Channel 24; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • K57IF (Channel 57; SALEM, OR; Owner: LaGRANDE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGW (Channel 8; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWBP (Channel 32; SALEM, OR; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KOPB-TV (Channel 10; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KPXG-LP (Channel 54; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • KPXG (Channel 22; SALEM, OR; Owner: PAXSON SALEM LICENSE, INC.)
  • K14HN (Channel 14; VANCOUVER/CAMAS, WA; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KWBP-LP (Channel 4; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K58CO (Channel 58; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: NORTHWEST CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING)
  • K16CB (Channel 16; HAPPY VALLEY, OR; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
Sandy fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Sandy fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 6m20ftTotal length
  • 3,030Total average daily traffic
  • 303Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,399Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED32$201,86415$181,81277$204,5241$154,3204$194,5231$155,620
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$170,2671$102,1106$225,2400$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$212,4873$153,20324$229,6561$53,2502$97,8402$62,170
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$251,2602$163,37017$203,4850$02$164,5351$120,460
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$237,8200$05$257,0520$01$117,8800$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0234.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$156,9101$143,210
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$262,890
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0234.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 94
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sandy, OR
Most common first names in Sandy, OR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John6375.2 years
Robert5870.7 years
George5278.9 years
James5073.7 years
William4776.2 years
Mary3578.1 years
Charles3274.7 years
Donald2868.4 years
Margaret2879.2 years
Helen2782.7 years
Most common last names in Sandy, OR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson3272.5 years
Smith2583.3 years
Williams1877.4 years
Miller1777.8 years
Thompson1578.1 years
Moore1279.2 years
Thomas1284.2 years
Parker1281.5 years
Myers1272.5 years
Jones1175.9 years
Businesses in Sandy, OR
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Kroger2
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
Baskin-Robbins1Nike1
Best Western1Panda Express1
Blockbuster1Starbucks3
Burger King1Subway2
Chevrolet1Taco Bell1
Dairy Queen1U-Haul2
Ford1UPS1
H&R Block1Vons1
Jack In The Box1Walgreens1
KFC1
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