Sandy, Utah

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Population in 2017: 96,145 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +8.7%
 
Males: 48,037  (50.0%)
Females: 48,108  (50.0%)
Median resident age:

36.4 years
Utah median age:

31.0 years

Zip codes: 84094.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $88,481 (it was $66,458 in 2000)
Sandy:

$88,481
UT:

$68,358

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $36,689 (it was $22,928 in 2000)

Sandy city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $347,300 (it was $180,700 in 2000)
Sandy:

$347,300
UT:

$275,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $394,002; detached houses: $405,153; townhouses or other attached units: $355,094; in 2-unit structures: $301,986; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $176,550; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $130,136; mobile homes: $25,000

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,168.

March 2019 cost of living index in Sandy: 91.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 4.9%
(4.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.7% for Black residents, 16.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 18.6% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 18.7% for other race residents, 10.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Sandy, UT (2017)
    • 80,26082.9%White alone
    • 8,5948.9%Hispanic
    • 3,2983.4%Asian alone
    • 2,2092.3%Two or more races
    • 7000.7%Black alone
    • 4770.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 1800.2%American Indian alone
    • 1870.2%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Utah and other state lists, there were 124 registered sex offenders living in Sandy, Utah as of May 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Sandy is 771 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Sandy by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(1.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(2.1)
1
(1.1)
1
(1.1)
2
(2.2)
1
(1.1)
2
(2.2)
2
(2.2)
0
(0.0)
3
(3.1)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
14
(15.1)
23
(24.8)
27
(28.4)
22
(22.7)
22
(22.7)
20
(21.0)
17
(19.1)
24
(26.5)
27
(30.0)
17
(18.7)
38
(41.3)
57
(60.3)
53
(54.7)
54
(55.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
27
(29.0)
29
(31.3)
33
(34.7)
36
(37.1)
23
(23.7)
34
(35.7)
26
(29.2)
35
(38.7)
30
(33.4)
37
(40.7)
29
(31.5)
48
(50.7)
60
(61.9)
21
(21.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
119
(127.9)
99
(106.9)
128
(134.8)
100
(103.1)
120
(123.7)
105
(110.3)
77
(86.4)
86
(95.1)
76
(84.5)
97
(106.8)
103
(111.9)
56
(59.2)
101
(104.2)
84
(86.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
474
(509.6)
522
(563.8)
534
(562.3)
589
(607.2)
565
(582.3)
551
(578.9)
438
(491.3)
453
(501.1)
576
(640.4)
426
(468.9)
575
(624.9)
577
(609.9)
541
(558.0)
405
(417.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,530
(2,720)
2,404
(2,597)
2,519
(2,652)
2,912
(3,002)
2,685
(2,767)
2,146
(2,255)
1,986
(2,228)
2,068
(2,287)
2,173
(2,416)
1,946
(2,142)
2,159
(2,346)
2,322
(2,455)
2,384
(2,459)
1,940
(1,999)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
236
(253.7)
235
(253.8)
264
(278.0)
247
(254.6)
206
(212.3)
142
(149.2)
193
(216.5)
142
(157.1)
193
(214.6)
171
(188.2)
212
(230.4)
241
(254.8)
270
(278.5)
268
(276.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
14
(15.1)
18
(19.4)
17
(17.9)
11
(11.3)
13
(13.4)
7
(7.4)
7
(7.9)
2
(2.2)
3
(3.3)
7
(7.7)
5
(5.4)
12
(12.7)
4
(4.1)
5
(5.2)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)213.3214.3229.9232.9222.5194.4184.3195.4211.8186.5225.3236.5249.0199.6

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City-data.com crime index in Sandy, UT

Crime rate in Sandy detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 126 (100 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.03
Utah average:

1.51
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Ancestries: English (22.4%), American (8.9%), European (8.1%), German (6.3%), Irish (3.4%), Swedish (2.5%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated in 1893

Elevation: 4450 feet

Land area: 22.3 square miles.

Population density: 4,307 people per square mile   (average).

Sandy, Utah map

7,515 residents are foreign born (2.9% Latin America, 1.5% Europe, 1.2% Asia).

This city:

7.8%
Utah:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,151 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,290 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (353.4 miles , pop. 478,434).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (487.4 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

White City, UT (0.6 miles ),
Granite, UT (1.6 miles ),
Little Cottonwood Creek Valley, UT (1.6 miles ),
Midvale, UT (1.8 miles ),
Cottonwood Heights, UT (1.9 miles ),
Draper, UT (2.0 miles ),
Cottonwood West, UT (2.3 miles ),
South Jordan, UT (2.3 miles )

Latitude: 40.57 N, Longitude: 111.86 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,020 (-2.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 13,104 (27.6%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 801

Distribution of median household income in Sandy, UT in 2017
Distribution of house value in Sandy, UT in 2017

Sandy satellite photo by USGS

Sandy tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.9%
Utah:

3.0%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Sandy, UT
Historical housing units in Sandy, UT

Population change in the 1990s: +11,977 (+15.7%).
Most common industries in Sandy, UT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2017
  • Educational services (9.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.5%)
  • Health care (9.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.4%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.6%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2017
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.2%)
  • Construction (8.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Health care (5.8%)
  • Educational services (4.3%)
  • Public administration (4.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2017
  • Educational services (16.6%)
  • Health care (14.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Public administration (3.9%)
  • Personal & laundry services (3.2%)
Most common occupations in Sandy, UT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2017
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.2%)
  • Computer specialists (4.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (2.7%)
  • Customer service representatives (2.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (2.2%)
  • Top executives (2.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2017
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.6%)
  • Computer specialists (7.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.7%)
  • Top executives (3.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.3%)
  • Engineers (2.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (2.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2017
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.1%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.2%)
  • Architects, surveyors, and cartographers (3.0%)
  • Registered nurses (2.9%)

Average climate in Sandy, Utah

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 98.8. This is worse than average.

City:

98.8
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.176. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.176
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 13.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.5
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.175. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.175
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2015 was 19.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.4
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.75. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.75
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 0.0394. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0394
U.S.:

0.0098

Earthquake activity:

Sandy-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Utah state average. It is 277% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 282.9 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 296.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 261.9 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 104.6 miles away from Sandy center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 361.2 miles away from Sandy center
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 339.4 miles away from Sandy 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 Salt Lake County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Landslides: 2, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sandy topographic map

Main business address for: NEVADA CHEMICALS INC (MISCELLANEOUS CHEMICAL PRODUCTS), FONIX CORP (SERVICES-COMPUTER INTEGRATED SYSTEMS DESIGN).

Hospitals in Sandy:

  • ALTA VIEW HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 9660 SOUTH 1300 EAST)
  • HILLCREST CARE CENTER (348 EAST 8000 SOUTH)

Nursing Homes in Sandy:

  • HEALTHSOUTH TRANSITIONAL CARE UNIT (8074 S 1300 E)
  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHABILITATION-CROSS (575 EAST 11000 SOUTH)
  • SANDY HEALTH AND REHAB (50 EAST 9000 SOUTH)

Dialysis Facilities in Sandy:

  • SOUTH VALLEY DIALYSIS CENTER (8750 S SANDY PKWY)

Home Health Centers in Sandy:

  • CANYON CREEK HOME HEALTH CARE (8574 SCOTTISH DRIVE)
  • GUARDIAN HOME HEALTH CARE (8649 SOUTH 1300 EAST SUITE 100)
  • HEALTHSOUTH HOME CARE (8074 SOUTH 1300 EAST)
  • SYMBII HOME HEALTH (45 WEST 10000 SOUTH)
  • TOTAL KNEE AND HIP REHABILITATION (850 EAST 9400 SOUTH)

Heliports located in Sandy:

Amtrak station near Sandy:

  • 14 miles: SALT LAKE CITY (320 S. RIO GRANDE ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.

Colleges/Universities in Sandy:

  • DeVry University-Utah (Full-time enrollment: 183; Location: 9350 S 150 E., Ste. 420; Private, for-profit; Website: www.devry.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Francois D College of Hair Skin and Nails (Full-time enrollment: 122; Location: 8932 South State Street; Private, for-profit; Website: echelonedgeacademy.com)
  • Strayer University-Utah (Full-time enrollment: 119; Location: 9815 S Monroe St Ste 200; Private, for-profit; Website: www.strayer.edu/utah/sandy; Offers Master's degree)
  • DeVry University's Keller Graduate School of Management-Utah (Location: 9350 South 150 East, Suite 420; Private, for-profit; Website: www.keller.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • DeVry University-Utah (Location: 9350 S. 150 East, Ste. 420; Private, for-profit; Website: www.devry.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sandy:

  • Stevens-Henager College-Murray (about 7 miles; Murray, UT; Full-time enrollment: 6,395)
  • Western Governors University (about 8 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 31,481)
  • Salt Lake Community College (about 9 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 20,797)
  • Westminster College (about 12 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,870)
  • University of Utah (about 14 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 28,454)
  • Latter-day Saints Business College (about 14 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,059)
  • Utah Valley University (about 22 miles; Orem, UT; FT enrollment: 24,403)

Public high schools in Sandy:

  • ALTA HIGH (Students: 2,567, Location: 11055 S 1000 E, Grades: 8-12)
  • JORDAN HIGH (Students: 1,749, Location: 95 E 9825 S, Grades: 8-12)
  • BEEHIVE SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY ACADEMY (BSTA) (Location: 830 E 9400 S, Grades: 6-12, Charter school)
  • CANYONS TECHNICAL EDUCATION CENTER (Location: 825 E 9085 S, Grades: 7-12)
  • ENTRADA (Location: 825 E 9085 S, Grades: KG-12)
  • CANYONS TRANSITION ACADEMY (Location: 9361 S 300 E, Grades: 12)

Private high school in Sandy:

  • THE WATERFORD SCHOOL (Students: 885, Location: 1480 E 9400 S, Grades: PK-12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Sandy:

Private elementary/middle schools in Sandy:

  • BLESSED SACRAMENT SCHOOL (Students: 278, Location: 1745 E 9800 S, Grades: PK-8)
  • GRACE LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 183, Location: 1815 E 9800 S, Grades: PK-8)
  • HILLTOP CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 78, Location: 985 E 10600 S, Grades: PK-1)
  • BELL CANYON MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 64, Location: 1690 E 11400 S, Grades: PK-3)
See full list of schools located in Sandy

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • The city website is WWW.SANDY.UTAH.GOV

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Sandy: Skyhawk Industrial Park (A), Union Square (B), Country Square (C), Universal Industrial Park (D), Sandy City Fire Department Station 33 (E), Sandy City Fire Department Station 31 (F), Sandy City Fire Department Station 34 (G), Sandy City Fire Department Station 35 (H), Sandy City Fire Department Station 32 (I), South Towne Exposition Center (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Sandy Center Shopping Center (1), Mesa Park Plaza Shopping Center (2), Little Cottonwood Shopping Center (3), Jordan Commons Shopping Center (4), High Point Shopping Center (5), Alta View Center Shopping Center (6), Sandy Mall (7), Plaza 9400 Shopping Center (8), Fiesta Village at Willow Creek Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Sandy include: NEVADA CHEMICALS INC (A), FONIX CORP (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sandy include: Jehovahs Witnesses Sandy Congregation (A), Sandy Baptist Church (B), Alta Canyon Baptist Church (C), Berean Baptist Church (D), Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (E), Grace Lutheran Church (F), Hilltop United Methodist Church (G), Hope Chapel Foursquare Gospel Church (H), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Larkin Sunset Gardens (1), Sandy City Cemetery (2), Granite City Cemetery (3), Lake Hills Memorial Estates (4), Crescent Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Lower Bells Canyon Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Big Willow Creek (A), Little Willow Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Sandy include: Quail Hollow Park (1), Big Bear Park (2), Dewey Bluth Park (3), Dimple Dell Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Solitude Property Management (Ski & Helicopter Tours; 3002 Little Cottonwood Road) (1), Classic Family Fun Center (Amusement & Theme Parks; 9151 South 255 West) (2), Family Fun World - Brunswick Sandy Lanes (Amusement & Theme Parks; 10535 South State Street) (3), Bouncing of the Walls (Amusement & Theme Parks; 398 West 9400 South) (4), All-Star Lanes (Arcades & Amusements; 10535 South State St) (5), Max-Air Productions- Inc (Arcades & Amusements; 9430 South Raintree Drive) (6), Jordan Commons (Arcades & Amusements; 9400 South State St) (7), Endless Adventures (Tours & Charters; 8649 Green Way) (8). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Comfort Inn Sandy (8955 South 255 West) (1), Hampton Inn Salt Lake City - Sandy (10690 Holiday Park Dr) (2), Extended Stay America - Sandy (10715 Auto Mall Dr) (3), Majestic Rockies Motel (8901 South State Street) (4), Residence Inn by Marriott (270 West Sego Lily Drive) (5), Comfort Suites Sandy (10680 Automall Drive) (6), Castle Creek Inn (7391 Creek Road) (7), Quality Inn & Suites (10680 Auto Mall Dr) (8), Comfort Inn (8955 Harrison St) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Sandy City - Court-Sandy Justice Court (210 West Sego Lily Drive) (1), Alta Town - Justice Court (Alta Fire Station) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Julianne Hough - Professional dancer, The Sandman (wrestler) - Professional wrestler, Doug Jolley - 2005 NFL player (New York Jets, born: Jan 2, 1979), Ryon Bingham - 2005 NFL player (San Diego Chargers, born: Jun 6, 1981), Austin Robinson - College basketball player (Utah Utes), David Oswald - College football player (BYU Cougars), Garner Meads - College basketball player (BYU Cougars), Ray Greenwood - Politician, Steve Kramer (basketball) - Basketball player.

Salt Lake County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

SANDY CITY WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 99,750, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 7 regular monitoring violations
ALFS INN (Population served: 800, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
MT TABBY SPRINGS SUBDIVISION (Population served: 434, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-28-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-28-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2008)
ALTA TOWN WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-17-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-17-2013), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-17-2013)
  • 23 regular monitoring violations
WATSON SHELTER WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 340, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In APR-02-2010, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE
CYPRESS BAY MHP (Serves FL, Population served: 87, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (DEC-05-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-29-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (DEC-05-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-07-2007), St Public Notif received (APR-27-2007), St Compliance achieved (3 times from AUG-08-2007 to SEP-29-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-28-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-15-2006), St Public Notif received (NOV-20-2006), St BCA signed (DEC-05-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-07-2007), St Public Notif received (APR-27-2007), St Compliance achieved (3 times from AUG-08-2007 to SEP-29-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-15-2006), St BCA signed (DEC-05-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-07-2007), St Public Notif received (APR-27-2007), St Compliance achieved (3 times from AUG-08-2007 to SEP-29-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (DEC-10-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-15-2006), St Compliance achieved (3 times from AUG-08-2007 to SEP-29-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (2 times from SEP-27-2005 to OCT-10-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-15-2006), St Compliance achieved (3 times from AUG-08-2007 to SEP-29-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - In FEB-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (MAY-21-2014)
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-30-2013)
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from DEC-31-2012 to AUG-31-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2012), St Intentional no-action (DEC-31-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-29-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2012), St Intentional no-action (DEC-31-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-29-2013)
  • 14 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
  • 17 other older monitoring violations
OFFSHORE MARINA (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 4 regular monitoring violations

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

  • MANORLAND WATER DISTRICT NO 1 (Population served: 165, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MT HAVEN OWNERS ASSOCIATION (Population served: 85, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WASATCH RESORT (Population served: 20, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

3.1 people
Utah:

3.1 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

79.7%
Whole state:

75.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.8%
Whole state:

4.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Sandy in 2010:

  • 287 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 43 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 35 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Sandy in 2000:

  • 304 people in nursing homes
  • 189 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 13 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 5 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 5 people in religious group quarters

Banks with most branches in Sandy (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Canyon Center Branch, South Towne Mall Branch, Sandy 7th East Branch, Bell Canyon Branch. 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
  • Zions First National Bank: East Sandy Branch, Sandy Branch, Sandy Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $17,531.3 mil, Deposits: $14,905.3 mil, headquarters in Salt Lake City, UT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 151 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation
  • U.S. Bank National Association: South Towne Branch, Alta View Smith's Branch, 94th South Smith's Branch. 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
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: South Valley Branch, Alta View Branch, Sandy Branch. 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.
  • KeyBank National Association: Sandy Branch at 10281 South State Street, branch established on 1999/06/28; Sandy (Willow Creek) Branch at 8625 South Highland Drive, branch established on 2002/05/28. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • AmericanWest Bank: Quarry Bend Financial Center at 9080 Village Shop Drive, branch established on 1987/09/14. Info updated 2011/12/12: Bank assets: $2,274.6 mil, Deposits: $1,889.1 mil, headquarters in Spokane, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 76 total offices, Holding Company: Skbhc Holdings Llc
  • First Utah Bank: Sandy Branch at 11015 South State Street, branch established on 1997/01/16. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $253.4 mil, Deposits: $215.2 mil, headquarters in Salt Lake City, UT, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: First Utah Bancorporation
  • Utah Community Bank: at 820 East 9400 South, branch established on 2000/07/25. Info updated 2011/02/15: Bank assets: $29.1 mil, Deposits: $24.7 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Utah Community Bancorp
  • Bank of Utah: Sandy Branch at 9320 South State Street, branch established on 2000/04/26. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $745.8 mil, Deposits: $601.1 mil, headquarters in Ogden, UT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Bou Bancorp, Inc.
  • 2 other banks with 2 local branches

For population 15 years and over in Sandy:

Marital status in Sandy, UT
  • Never married: 26.6%
  • Now married: 58.9%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 9.8%

For population 25 years and over in Sandy:

  • High school or higher: 94.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 41.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Utah average:

10.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Sandy
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Sandy, UT (based on Salt Lake County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other622,8071,452
Catholic84,34224
Evangelical Protestant27,497144
Mainline Protestant12,78938
Orthodox5,3527
Black Protestant1,3026
None275,566-
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: 146
This county:

1.45 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 16
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 47
Salt Lake County:

0.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 246
Here:

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 558
Salt Lake County:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

5.09 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.5%
State:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

22.7%
Utah:

23.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Sandy:

48.0%
Utah:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Sandy:

45.7%
State:

45.5%

Average BMI:
Sandy:

28.7
Utah:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.4%
Utah:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Sandy:

9.6%
Utah:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Sandy:

6.8
Utah:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.2%
Utah:

31.6%

General health condition:
Here:

56.5%
Utah:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Sandy:

79.9%
Utah:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sandy, UT Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 106$518,546$58,7030$0
Firefighters 71$353,569$59,7580$0
Water Supply 58$249,596$51,6410$0
Other Government Administration 53$282,519$63,9670$0
Parks and Recreation 44$190,049$51,8322$3,864
Streets and Highways 44$223,916$61,0680$0
Police - Other 30$113,274$45,3107$14,747
Financial Administration 28$136,264$58,3992$3,282
Judicial and Legal 24$123,928$61,9642$3,718
Other and Unallocable 21$92,919$53,0972$5,160
Fire - Other 8$52,584$78,8760$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 3$20,858$83,4320$0
Totals for Government 490$2,358,022$57,74715$30,771

Sandy government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $6,204,000 ($64.53)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,460,000 ($46.39)
    Water Utilities: $4,210,000 ($43.79)
    Sewerage: $820,000 ($8.53)
    General Public Buildings: $585,000 ($6.08)
    Electric Utilities: $401,000 ($4.17)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,000 ($0.01)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $12,960,000 ($134.80)
    Water Utilities: $10,451,000 ($108.70)
    Parks and Recreation: $8,881,000 ($92.37)
    Local Fire Protection: $8,300,000 ($86.33)
    Central Staff Services: $4,161,000 ($43.28)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,411,000 ($25.08)
    Regular Highways: $2,336,000 ($24.30)
    General - Other: $2,078,000 ($21.61)
    Financial Administration: $1,860,000 ($19.35)
    Sewerage: $1,388,000 ($14.44)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,295,000 ($13.47)
    General Public Buildings: $1,172,000 ($12.19)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,046,000 ($10.88)
    Housing and Community Development: $985,000 ($10.24)
    Electric Utilities: $660,000 ($6.86)
    Health - Other: $433,000 ($4.50)
    Public Welfare - Other: $49,000 ($0.51)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $206,000 ($2.14)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $6,666,000 ($69.33)
    Regular Highways: $17,000 ($0.18)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $28,089,000 ($292.15)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $61,000 ($0.63)

Sandy government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $5,385,000 ($56.01)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,528,000 ($47.10)
    Sewerage: $4,185,000 ($43.53)
    Other: $876,000 ($9.11)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $140,000 ($1.46)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($0.05)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $362,000 ($3.77)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $14,026,000 ($145.88)
    Public Welfare: $8,000 ($0.08)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $5,611,000 ($58.36)
    Sale of Property: $3,184,000 ($33.12)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,622,000 ($16.87)
    Rents: $1,155,000 ($12.01)
    General Revenue - Other: $1,019,000 ($10.60)
    Interest Earnings: $0 ($0.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $21,649,000 ($225.17)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,812,000 ($39.65)
    Other: $91,000 ($0.95)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $19,891,000 ($206.89)
    Property: $15,125,000 ($157.31)
    Public Utilities Sales: $9,111,000 ($94.76)
    Other Selective Sales: $3,362,000 ($34.97)
    Other License: $2,150,000 ($22.36)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,158,000 ($12.04)

Sandy government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $115,776,000 ($1204.18)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $81,784,000 ($850.63)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,545,000 ($432.11)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,554,000 ($78.57)

Sandy government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $58,978,000 ($613.43)

5.79% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($58,043 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.79%
Utah average:

7.04%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($538 average AGI)
Salt Lake County:

0.03%
Utah average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Utah County, UT  0.94% ($50,623 average AGI)
from Davis County, UT  0.56% ($50,654)
from Weber County, UT  0.18% ($38,931)


5.47% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($59,277 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.47%
Utah average:

6.65%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($706 average AGI)
Salt Lake County:

0.06%
Utah average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Utah County, UT  0.77% ($57,427 average AGI)
to Davis County, UT  0.64% ($53,423)
to Tooele County, UT  0.25% ($49,742)
Businesses in Sandy, UT
NameCountNameCount
24 Hour Fitness1Kroger3
7-Eleven9Lane Furniture1
AT&T6LensCrafters1
Aeropostale1Little Caesars Pizza1
American Eagle Outfitters1Lowe's1
Arby's2Macy's1
AutoZone1Marriott2
Barnes & Noble1Maurices1
Baskin-Robbins1McDonald's4
Bath & Body Works1Men's Wearhouse1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Motherhood Maternity2
Best Western1New Balance1
Big O Tires1New York & Co1
Blockbuster1Nike12
Burger King4Nissan1
Carl\s Jr.2Nordstrom1
Charlotte Russe1OfficeMax1
Chevrolet1Old Navy1
Chick-Fil-A1Olive Garden1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Outback1
Comfort Inn1Outback Steakhouse1
Costco1Pac Sun1
Cricket Wireless1Panda Express2
Curves1Payless2
Dairy Queen2Penske1
Deb1PetSmart1
Discount Tire2Pier 1 Imports1
Domino's Pizza2Pizza Hut1
Eddie Bauer1Quiznos1
Ethan Allen1RadioShack1
Express1Rite Aid1
Extended Stay America1Rue211
Famous Footwear1SAS Shoes1
FedEx15SONIC Drive-In1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Sears1
Foot Locker1Sprint Nextel1
Ford1Staples1
Forever 211Starbucks4
GNC1Subaru1
GameStop1Subway7
Gymboree1T-Mobile5
H&R Block2T.G.I. Driday's1
Hilton1Taco Bell3
Hobby Lobby1Target1
Holiday Inn1Torrid1
Hollister Co.1U-Haul2
Home Depot2UPS12
Honda1Vans5
Hot Topic1Victoria's Secret1
IHOP1Village Inn1
JCPenney1Walgreens2
Jones New York4Walmart1
Journeys1Wendy's3
KFC1Wet Seal1

Strongest AM radio stations in Sandy:

  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KTKK (630 AM; 10 kW; SANDY, UT; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLLB (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WEST JORDAN, UT; Owner: UNITED SECURITY FINANCIAL, INC.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KFNZ (1320 AM; 5 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBEE (860 AM; 10 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWDZ (910 AM; 5 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KKDS (1060 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH SALT LAKE, UT; Owner: HOLIDAY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBJA (1640 AM; 10 kW; SANDY, UT; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC)
  • KMRI (1550 AM; 10 kW; WEST VALLEY CITY, UT; Owner: KMRI RADIO, LLC)
  • KSOP (1370 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH SALT LAKE, UT; Owner: KSOP, INC.)
  • KNRS (570 AM; 5 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sandy:

  • KCPX (105.7 FM; CENTERVILLE, UT; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KSOP-FM (104.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: KSOP, INC.)
  • K272DP (102.3 FM; TOOELE, UT; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KODJ (94.1 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRCL (90.9 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: LISTENERS COMMUNITY RADIO OF UTAH)
  • KBZN (97.9 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KUER-FM (90.1 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • KBYU-FM (89.1 FM; PROVO, UT; Owner: BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY)
  • KOSY-FM (106.5 FM; SPANISH FORK, UT; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KRSP-FM (103.5 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KBER (101.1 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KISN-FM (97.1 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KKAT (101.9 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSFI (100.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KUBL-FM (93.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KURR (99.5 FM; BOUNTIFUL, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBEE-FM (98.7 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K248AK (97.5 FM; DRAPER, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXRK (96.3 FM; PROVO, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KQMB (102.7 FM; MIDVALE, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Sandy:

  • KUTV (Channel 2; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: KUTV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K59GS (Channel 59; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: ALPHA & OMEGA COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KULC (Channel 9; OGDEN, UT; Owner: UTAH STATE BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KUED (Channel 7; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • KEJT-LP (Channel 48; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA LICENSE CORP.)
  • KBYU-TV (Channel 11; PROVO, UT; Owner: BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY)
  • KSL-TV (Channel 5; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KUWB (Channel 30; OGDEN, UT; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF UTAH, LLC)
  • KTVX (Channel 4; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KJZZ-TV (Channel 14; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: LARRY H. MILLER COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KSTU (Channel 13; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • KTMW (Channel 20; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: ALPHA & OMEGA COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K66FN (Channel 66; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: AZTECA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KUCL-LP (Channel 26; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CHRISTIAN LIFE BROADCASTING)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Sandy fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 35Number of bridges
  • 171ft / 52.4mTotal length
  • 1,466,638Total average daily traffic
  • 286,862Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Sandy, UT - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 161990-1999
  • 102000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Sandy, UT
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sandy)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Sandy, UT)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 100 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 1,005 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sandy)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 4 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Sandy)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 93 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 13 full and 11 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED490$233,514400$254,1133,713$215,420106$121,8841$287,380136$207,9366$82,093
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED36$259,53136$233,656396$225,7899$31,1821$2,538,00019$176,3612$92,665
APPLICATIONS DENIED71$223,74574$247,324875$251,19452$133,6340$066$189,57614$28,515
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN70$233,32847$281,451575$235,83428$113,2850$025$222,4621$94,070
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$240,1539$456,931106$251,85213$143,7580$02$591,4900$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 24 tracts in Sandy, UT

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 13 full and 11 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED82$269,96391$239,4331$130,630
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED32$235,37054$268,1191$230,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED12$323,22721$239,1440$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN8$242,0519$269,0112$144,155
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$211,6902$181,5900$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Sandy, UT
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Sandy, UT - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 139. The highest number of reported fires - 277 took place in 2002, and the least - 18 in 2018. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Sandy, UT When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (42.4%), and Outside Fires (35.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Sandy, UT
    • 1,00242.4%Structure Fires
    • 83835.5%Outside Fires
    • 32113.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 2028.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sandy, UT

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Sandy, Utah:

  • Comfort Inn Sandy, 8955 S 255 W, Sandy, Utah 84070 , Phone: (801) 255-4919, Fax: (801) 255-4998
  • Best Western Cotton Tree Inn, 10695 S Auto Mall Dr, Sandy, Utah 84070 , Phone: (801) 523-8484
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 10680 S Automall Dr, Sandy, Utah 84070 , Phone: (801) 495-1317, Fax: (801) 495-3190
  • Extended Stay America - Salt Lake City - Sandy, 10715 Auto Mall Dr, Sandy, Utah 84070 , Phone: (801) 523-1331, Fax: (801) 523-8197
  • Hampton Inn Salt Lake City/Sandy, 10690 S Holiday Park Dr, Sandy, Utah 84070 , Phone: (801) 571-0800, Fax: (801) 572-0708
  • Courtyard By Marriott, 10701 S Holiday Park Dr, Sandy, Utah 84070 , Phone: (801) 571-3600, Fax: (801) 572-1383
  • Hyatt House Salt Lake City/Sandy, 9685 S Monroe St, Sandy, Utah 84070 , Phone: (801) 304-5700, Fax: (801) 304-5701
  • Hilton Garden Inn-Sandy, 277 W Sego Lily Dr, Sandy, Utah 84070 , Phone: (801) 352-9401, Fax: (801) 352-9401
All 8 fire-safe hotels and motels in Sandy, Utah
Most common first names in Sandy, UT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John15075.1 years
Mary13180.2 years
William12976.1 years
Robert12570.5 years
Richard9366.4 years
James8271.2 years
Ruth8079.1 years
Helen7581.5 years
Dorothy7278.4 years
George7278.7 years
Most common last names in Sandy, UT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson9676.8 years
Smith8476.3 years
Anderson5876.3 years
Hansen5577.8 years
Jensen5177.8 years
Brown4980.4 years
Peterson4979.9 years
Miller3874.6 years
Nelson3880.4 years
Williams3673.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Sandy, UT
  • 93.6%Utility gas
  • 6.0%Electricity
  • 0.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.1%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Sandy, UT
  • 87.2%Utility gas
  • 11.2%Electricity
  • 1.5%No fuel used


Sandy compared to Utah state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Sandy on our top lists:

  • #5 on the list of "Top 100 cities with biggest houses (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of one, detached housing units in structures (20,000+ housing units)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median household income and median resident age less than 35 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most cars per house, population 50,000+"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 100 highest located cities (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of unmarried partner households (population 50,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of arson incidents per 100,000 residents (population 50,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (population 50,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest minimum monthly morning or afternoon humidity (population 50,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: education, training, and library occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of workers working at home, population 50,000+"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest ratio of rapes to murders between 2002 and 2012 (population 50,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: utilities (population 50,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: information (population 50,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 100 least racially diverse cities (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest average wind speeds (population 50,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest average humidity (population 50,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: retail trade (population 50,000+)"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest household incomes disparities (population 50,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people below 50% of the poverty level (population 50,000+)"
  • #91 (84094) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Danish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other adherents"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other congregations"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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