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Sandy, UT (Utah) Houses and Residents

Sandy,UT index of house prices

Total population: 91,148 (Urban population: 88,001, Rural population: 258 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 33,297 (31,740 occupied: 26,686 owner occupied, 5,054 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

16%
State:

30%

Housing density: 1,491 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $371,158.

Median contract rent in 2016: $692 (lower quartile is $557, upper quartile is $913)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,869


Median gross rent in Sandy, UT in 2016: $768

Housing units in Sandy with a mortgage: 18,558 (487 second mortgage, 1,646 home equity loan, 105 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 8,128

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $112,956

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $84,732

Median monthly housing costs: $1,287


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Sandy, Utah Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $312,600 (it was $180,700 in 2000)
Sandy:

$312,600
Utah:

$250,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $238,300 - $420,400
Median year house/condo built: 1982

Median year apartment built: 1992

Household type by relationship:

Households: 95,827
  • In family households: 85,248 (14,390 male householders, 10,305 female householders)
    20,121 spouses, 31,444 children (29,524 natural, 862 adopted, 1,058 stepchildren), 2,839 grandchildren, 652 brothers or sisters, 1,329 parents, 2,027 other relatives, 2,141 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 9,989 (3,350 male householders (2,488 living alone)), 3,695 female householders (3,169 living alone)), 2,944 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 590

Size of family households: 9,617 2-persons, 5,216 3-persons, 5,583 4-persons, 2,006 5-persons, 1,645 6-persons, 628 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 5,657 1-person, 655 2-persons, 476 3-persons, 257 4-persons.

18,426 married couples with children.
3,755 single-parent households (830 men, 2,925 women).

86.8% of residents of Sandy speak English at home.
6.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (76% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
3.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (84% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
2.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (68% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (80% speak English very well, 3% speak English well, 17% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 6,560 (6.8%)
(52.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

8.2
State:

7.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.5
State:

4.3

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Sandy, Utah:

  • 41no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 1,9262 bedrooms
  • 5,8793 bedrooms
  • 9,0304 bedrooms
  • 9,8105+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Sandy population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sandy, Utah:

  • 308no bedroom
  • 8321 bedroom
  • 1,6242 bedrooms
  • 9333 bedrooms
  • 9954 bedrooms
  • 3625+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Sandy population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Sandy in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 663no vehicle
  • 4,2141 vehicle
  • 13,4542 vehicles
  • 5,9033 vehicles
  • 2,1484 vehicles
  • 3045+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Sandy population

Cars and other vehicles available in Sandy in renter-occupied apartments

  • 746no vehicle
  • 1,8611 vehicle
  • 1,8762 vehicles
  • 5223 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 495+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Sandy population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Sandy, Utah:

  • 411 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 1143 rooms
  • 6634 rooms
  • 2,3125 rooms
  • 3,0486 rooms
  • 3,5437 rooms
  • 5,2328 rooms
  • 11,7339+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Sandy population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sandy, Utah:

  • 3081 room
  • 2962 rooms
  • 5783 rooms
  • 1,4124 rooms
  • 3225 rooms
  • 7126 rooms
  • 6157 rooms
  • 2138 rooms
  • 5989+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Sandy population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

  • Sandy, UT household income distribution

  • Sandy, UT household income distribution
  • 1,251Less than $10,000
  • 681$10,000 to $14,999
  • 604$15,000 to $19,999
  • 568$20,000 to $24,999
  • 334$25,000 to $29,999
  • 844$30,000 to $34,999
  • 741$35,000 to $39,999
  • 1,246$40,000 to $44,999
  • 1,492$45,000 to $49,999
  • 1,678$50,000 to $59,999
  • 3,093$60,000 to $74,999
  • 4,146$75,000 to $99,999
  • 4,752$100,000 to $124,999
  • 3,166$125,000 to $149,999
  • 3,794$150,000 to $199,999
  • 3,350$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Sandy, UT

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Sandy, UT
  • 80Less than $10,000
  • 15$10,000 to $14,999
  • 36$15,000 to $19,999
  • 87$20,000 to $24,999
  • 88$25,000 to $29,999
  • 42$30,000 to $34,999
  • 14$35,000 to $39,999
  • 40$40,000 to $49,999
  • 18$50,000 to $59,999
  • 106$60,000 to $69,999
  • 9$80,000 to $89,999
  • 26$90,000 to $99,999
  • 202$100,000 to $124,999
  • 334$125,000 to $149,999
  • 635$150,000 to $174,999
  • 1,090$175,000 to $199,999
  • 4,850$200,000 to $249,999
  • 4,421$250,000 to $299,999
  • 6,577$300,000 to $399,999
  • 3,370$400,000 to $499,999
  • 2,762$500,000 to $749,999
  • 491$750,000 to $999,999
  • 169$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 38$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 102$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Sandy, UT

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Sandy, UT
  • 8Less than $100
  • 5$100 to $149
  • 26$150 to $199
  • 40$200 to $249
  • 42$250 to $299
  • 16$300 to $349
  • 72$350 to $399
  • 42$400 to $449
  • 45$450 to $499
  • 87$500 to $549
  • 62$550 to $599
  • 68$600 to $649
  • 182$650 to $699
  • 129$700 to $749
  • 427$750 to $799
  • 937$800 to $899
  • 600$900 to $999
  • 1,627$1,000 to $1,249
  • 1,375$1,250 to $1,499
  • 1,068$1,500 to $1,999
  • 176$2,000 to $2,499
  • 211$2,500 to $2,999
  • 51$3,000 to $3,499
  • 204No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1,0952010 or later
  • 2,1212000 to 2009
  • 1,5231990 to 1999
  • 1,1171980 to 1989
  • 5991970 to 1979
  • 1,225Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Sandy population
Sandy commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 622
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 4,013
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 5,293
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 6,174
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 8,785
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 5,047
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 5,662
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 2,238
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 2,687
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 2,023
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 834
  • 90 or more minutes: 735
Sandy, UT Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 94.5%
Number of people working at home: 3,565 (7.5% of all workers)

Sandy mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 34,569 (77%)
  • Carpooled: 4,297 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 561 (1%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 96 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 22 (0%)
  • Railroad: 199 (0%)
  • Taxi: 379 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 115 (0%)
  • Walked: 1,029 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 3,544 (8%)

First ancestries reported:

 English: 10,302
 European: 4,368
 American: 3,854
 German: 2,886
 Irish: 1,624
 Swedish: 1,086
 British: 1,041
 Scottish: 1,033
 Norwegian: 944
 Italian: 784
 Danish: 762
 Scandinavian: 546
 Dutch: 527
 Welsh: 453
 French (except Basque): 368
 Russian: 363
 Northern European: 332
 Iraqi: 219
 Scotch-Irish: 213
 Swiss: 188
 Greek: 167
 Polish: 161
 Canadian: 153
 French Canadian: 123
 Ukrainian: 112
 Australian: 98
 Lebanese: 95
 Austrian: 95
 Bulgarian: 93
 Iranian: 92
 Finnish: 86
 Yugoslavian: 85
 Eastern European: 82
 Portuguese: 65
 Hungarian: 61
 Czech: 57
 Palestinian: 55
 Brazilian: 55
 Armenian: 53
 Croatian: 43
 Somali: 41
 Romanian: 41
 Assyrian/Chaldean/Syriac: 35
 Lithuanian: 31
 Serbian: 26
 Belgian: 23
 Basque: 21
 Ethiopian: 20
 Jordanian: 17
 South African: 13
 Pennsylvania German: 13
 Luxemburger: 13
 Icelander: 12
 Slovene: 11
 Slovak: 9
 Bahamian: 8
 African: 7
 Dutch West Indian: 7
 West Indian: 7
 Jamaican: 4

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 19%Mexico
  • 8%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 7%Korea
  • 4%Canada
  • 4%United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
  • 4%Peru
  • 3%Brazil

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 58,566
  • Other state: 30,069
  • Northeast: 3,728
  • Midwest: 5,210
  • South: 5,792
  • West: 15,339

86% of Sandy residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 41% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 30% lived in Utah.

Sandy:

85.5%
State average:

82.4%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 534
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 221
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 123
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 44
  • 11th grade: 324
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 354
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 5,869
  • Less than 1 year of college: 2,130
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 4,818
  • Associate degree: 2,328
  • Bachelor's degree: 8,321
  • Master's degree: 4,068
  • Professional school degree: 891
  • Doctorate degree: 962

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 44
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 258
  • 5th and 6th grade: 73
  • 7th and 8th grade: 70
  • 9th grade: 441
  • 10th grade: 252
  • 11th grade: 326
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 769
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 5,748
  • Less than 1 year of college: 2,133
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 5,801
  • Associate degree: 3,669
  • Bachelor's degree: 9,359
  • Master's degree: 3,077
  • Professional school degree: 327
  • Doctorate degree: 552

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 2.6%Males
  • 3.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 19.2%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 4.7%Males
  • 1.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 7.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 3.2%Males
  • 6.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 1.1%Males
  • 4.0%Females
Sandy marital status for males
Sandy marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 27,054
  • One, attached: 1,603
  • Two: 95
  • 3 or 4: 93
  • 5 to 9: 703
  • 10 to 19: 1,137
  • 20 to 49: 1,147
  • 50 or more: 728
  • Mobile homes: 737

Median worth of mobile homes: $32,700

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.5%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 1.1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 12 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Sandy:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Sandy
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (93.2%)
  • Electricity (6.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.2%)
  • Wood (0.2%)
  • Utility gas (85.2%)
  • Electricity (12.6%)
  • No fuel used (1.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 934
Here:

9.0%
Utah:

6.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 546
Here:

9.7%
Utah:

5.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 802
Here:

16.1%
Utah:

26.9%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)