Sandy, Utah Population 2019

Sandy, Utah's estimated population is 96,901 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Sandy, Utah is the 6th largest city in Utah based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 4075.11 people/mi² (1573.40 people/km²).

The overall median age is 35.7 years, 35.4 years for males, and 36.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.9 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 3.1 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, Utah is $87,012, while the mean household income is $108,184.

Sandy Ut Demographics

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

  • White: 90.47%
  • Asian: 3.04%
  • Other race: 2.66%
  • Two or more races: 2.12%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.69%
  • Black or African American: 0.68%
  • Native American: 0.35%

How Many People Live in Sandy, Utah?

96,901
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201896,9015870.61%
201796,314210.02%
201696,2931,8721.98%
201594,4211,2061.29%
201493,2157560.82%
201392,4596770.74%
201291,7829051.00%
201190,8778430.94%
201090,0341,6160.18%
200088,41813,3601.65%
199075,05822,8483.70%
198052,21045,77223.28%
19706,4383,1166.84%
19603,3221,8224.06%
19401,5000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White85,542
Asian2,871
Some Other Race2,512
Two or More Races2,007
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander649
Black or African American642
American Indian and Alaska Native333

Sandy Ut Population Pyramid 2019

Sandy Ut Median Age

35.7


Total

35.4


Male

36.2


Female

Sandy Ut Adults

There are 68,977 adults, (11,624 of whom are seniors) in Sandy Ut.

Sandy Ut Age Dependency

64.9

Age Dependency Ratio

20.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Sandy Ut Sex Ratio

Female

48,014

50.78%

Male

46,542

49.22%

Sandy Ut Households and Families

Sandy Ut Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sandy Ut Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.3%14.7%
All76.8%23.2%
Non Family60.5%39.5%
Female60.5%39.5%
Male59.2%40.8%

76.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All30,3823.176.8
Married19,9543.5885.3
Non Family6,3871.3260.5
Female2,5943.5560.5
Male1,4473.4959.2

3.48

Average Family Size

3.1

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sandy Ut Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0771.77%
9th to 12th Grade2,1143.48%
High School Graduate11,36618.70%
Some College15,78925.97%
Associates Degree5,9619.81%
Bachelors Degree15,65825.76%
Graduate Degree8,82414.52%

Sandy Ut Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White52,99251,01122,038
Hispanic4,3783,353917
Asian2,0241,8771,088
Other Race1,250927228
Multiple Races649622266
Black399381101
Islander26626647
Native American23222422

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 asian people with a rate of 53.75%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,134$58,361$33,584
Less Than High School$28,851$35,938$24,284
High School Grad$31,067$35,328$27,324
Some College$39,453$50,306$31,059
Bachelors Degree$57,228$77,418$35,231
Graduate Degree$76,424$100,577$56,461

$45,134

Average Earnings

$58,361

Average Male

$33,584

Average Female

Sandy Ut Language

Sandy Ut Language by Age

Sandy Ut Language

88.35% of Sandy Ut residents speak only English, while 11.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.13% of the population.

Sandy Ut Poverty

Sandy Ut Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White79,4833,4394.33%
Hispanic8,3471,30115.59%
Other2,43553421.93%
Multiple1,9741688.51%
Asian2,8571555.43%
Islander6499915.25%
Black626294.63%

5.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.14%

Male Poverty Rate

7.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sandy Ut

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sandy Ut is Other, with 21.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sandy Ut is White, with 4.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.47%.

Name Poverty
High School7.94%
Less Than High School6.65%
Some College3.63%
Bachelors or Greater2.77%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed24.86%
Male Unemployed13.55%
Female Employed4.16%
Male Employed1.99%

Sandy Ut Income

Sandy Ut Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$87,012$108,184
Families$97,459$117,770
Married Families$105,415$127,981
Non Families$48,068$65,728

Sandy Ut Marital Status

Sandy Ut Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.1%

Male Marriage Rate

57.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Sandy Ut Married by Age and Sex

Sandy Ut Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Sandy Ut Marital Status by Race

Sandy Ut Veterans

4,234

Number of Veterans

3,907

Male Veterans

327

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,737
First Gulf War730
Second Gulf War639
Korea321
World War II200
Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,224
75+936
55 to 64880
35 to 54839
18 to 34355

Sandy Ut Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,0266.36%
Hispanic1883.61%
Asian773.52%
Black7416.82%
2 or More313.51%
Other261.64%

Sandy Ut Veterans by Education

1.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sandy Ut Employment Status

69.3%

Labor Force Participation

66.9%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Sandy Ut 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

60.74%

Born in Utah

92.50%

Native Born

7.50%

Foreign Born

3.36%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.50% of Sandy Ut residents were born in the United States, with 60.74% having been born in Utah. 3.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.