Sandy Springs, Georgia Population 2019

Sandy Springs, Georgia's estimated population is 108,797 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Sandy Springs, Georgia is the 7th largest city in Georgia based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2889.31 people/mi² (1115.57 people/km²).

The overall median age is 36.1 years, 35 years for males, and 36.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.4 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.3 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Sandy Springs, Georgia is $70,920, while the mean household income is $122,312.

Sandy Springs Ga Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Sandy Springs Ga was:

  • White: 66.83%
  • Black or African American: 20.44%
  • Asian: 6.60%
  • Two or more races: 2.90%
  • Other race: 1.69%
  • Native American: 1.54%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.01%

How Many People Live in Sandy Springs, Georgia?

108,797
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2018108,7972,2532.11%
2017106,5449910.94%
2016105,5537620.73%
2015104,7913,4053.36%
2014101,3862,0052.02%
201399,3815020.51%
201298,8792,2152.29%
201196,6642,3932.54%
201094,2718,4710.95%
200085,80018,0002.38%
199067,8000.00%
Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20185,949,95175,7021.27%
20175,874,24983,9691.43%
20165,790,280101,9961.76%
20155,688,28493,7391.65%
20145,594,54583,2221.49%
20135,511,32366,5601.21%
20125,444,76378,5111.44%
20115,366,25263,5491.18%
20105,302,7030.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White69,303
Black or African American21,197
Asian6,849
Two or More Races3,004
Some Other Race1,748
American Indian and Alaska Native1,594
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8

Sandy Springs Ga Population Pyramid 2019

Sandy Springs Ga Median Age

36.1


Total

35


Male

36.9


Female

Sandy Springs Ga Adults

There are 82,323 adults, (12,642 of whom are seniors) in Sandy Springs Ga.

Sandy Springs Ga Age Dependency

48.8

Age Dependency Ratio

18.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Sandy Springs Ga Sex Ratio

Female

55,040

53.07%

Male

48,663

46.93%

Sandy Springs Ga Households and Families

Sandy Springs Ga Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sandy Springs Ga Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.3%31.7%
All46.1%53.9%
Non Family31.9%68.1%
Female28.6%71.4%
Male18.1%81.9%

46.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All44,9192.346.1
Non Family20,9461.3231.9
Married18,5393.0568.3
Female3,6373.4128.6
Male1,7973.7518.1

3.08

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sandy Springs Ga Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,3423.15%
9th to 12th Grade1,9492.62%
High School Graduate10,26813.83%
Some College10,09613.60%
Associates Degree4,1985.65%
Bachelors Degree27,89437.56%
Graduate Degree17,51123.58%

Sandy Springs Ga Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White45,54344,87432,542
Black13,84313,3736,012
Hispanic8,4105,4772,067
Asian5,3415,1394,292
Multiple Races1,4921,390674
Native American95427669
Other Race929527167
Islander888

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,606$54,508$41,875
Less Than High School$19,722$20,375$18,595
High School Grad$25,387$25,949$23,880
Some College$34,521$37,374$32,782
Bachelors Degree$61,661$76,213$51,134
Graduate Degree$83,123$113,542$60,406

$48,606

Average Earnings

$54,508

Average Male

$41,875

Average Female

Sandy Springs Ga Language

Sandy Springs Ga Language by Age

Sandy Springs Ga Language

73.98% of Sandy Springs Ga residents speak only English, while 26.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.67% of the population.

Sandy Springs Ga Poverty

Sandy Springs Ga Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic14,9664,10127.40%
Black21,0653,85718.31%
White58,4782,5934.43%
Asian6,8216649.73%
Multiple2,99753817.95%
Native1,59452032.62%
Other1,74818610.64%

11.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.47%

Male Poverty Rate

11.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sandy Springs Ga

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sandy Springs Ga is Native, with 32.62% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sandy Springs Ga is White, with 4.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.09%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.12%
High School13.33%
Some College10.51%
Bachelors or Greater4.02%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed28.06%
Male Unemployed25.63%
Male Employed5.92%
Female Employed5.28%

Sandy Springs Ga Income

Sandy Springs Ga Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$70,920$122,312
Families$108,077$170,005
Married Families$134,200-
Non Families$51,045$66,165

Sandy Springs Ga Marital Status

Sandy Springs Ga Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.8%

Male Marriage Rate

43.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Sandy Springs Ga Married by Age and Sex

Sandy Springs Ga Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Sandy Springs Ga Marital Status by Race

Sandy Springs Ga Veterans

3,841

Number of Veterans

3,167

Male Veterans

674

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,317
First Gulf War735
Second Gulf War666
World War II319
Korea281

Sandy Springs Ga Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,9685.31%
Black8315.08%
2 or More201.01%
Hispanic160.16%
Asian160.28%
Indian60.55%

Sandy Springs Ga Veterans by Education

4.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sandy Springs Ga Employment Status

73.6%

Labor Force Participation

70.1%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Sandy Springs Ga Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

32.24%

Born in Georgia

79.24%

Native Born

20.76%

Foreign Born

14.08%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

79.24% of Sandy Springs Ga residents were born in the United States, with 32.24% having been born in Georgia. 14.08% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.