Sandstone, Minnesota Population 2020

2,649

Sandstone is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 2,649, it is the 223rd largest city in Minnesota and the 6632nd largest city in the United States. Sandstone is currently declining at a rate of -0.41% annually and its population has decreased by -7.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,849 in 2010. Sandstone reached it's highest population of 2,844 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, Sandstone has a population density of 504 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sandstone is $45,589 with a poverty rate of 19.27%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $824 per month, and the median house value is $75,900. The median age in Sandstone is 39.4 years, 38.5 years for males, and 44.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 249.8 males.

Sandstone Demographics

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

  • White: 76.67%
  • Black or African American: 13.42%
  • Native American: 3.99%
  • Two or more races: 2.42%
  • Other race: 2.01%
  • Asian: 0.97%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.52%
The current population of Sandstone, Minnesota is 2,649, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,671.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,849.

Sandstone, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,05776.67%
Black or African American36013.42%
American Indian and Alaska Native1073.99%
Two or More Races652.42%
Some Other Race542.01%
Asian260.97%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander140.52%

Sandstone Population Pyramid 2020

Sandstone Median Age

39.4


Total

38.5


Male

44.9


Female

Sandstone Adults

There are 2,288 adults, (310 of whom are seniors) in Sandstone.

Sandstone Age Dependency

35.6

Age Dependency Ratio

15.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20

Child Dependency Ratio

Sandstone Sex Ratio

Female

767

28.59%

Male

1,916

71.41%

Sandstone Households and Families

Sandstone Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sandstone Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.4%22.6%
All53.4%46.6%
Non Family50%50%
Male39.6%60.4%
Female24.4%75.6%

53.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5302.7553.4
Non Family2241.3350
Married1683.5477.4
Female903.9624.4
Male484.3339.6

3.54

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sandstone Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade271.30%
9th to 12th Grade1266.09%
High School Graduate1,01849.18%
Some College59728.84%
Associates Degree1436.91%
Bachelors Degree1235.94%
Graduate Degree361.74%

Sandstone Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,3951,28498
Black353311
Hispanic18916135
Native American979714
Multiple Races515112
Other Race37375
Asian1313

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 23.53%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$11,266$8,468$23,194
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$9,970$7,744$22,981
Some College$8,182$$13,693
Bachelors Degree$40,000$$35,833
Graduate Degree$30,982$$30,982

$11,266

Average Earnings

$8,468

Average Male

$23,194

Average Female

Sandstone Language

Sandstone Language by Age

Sandstone Language

83.51% of Sandstone residents speak only English, while 16.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.41% of the population.

Sandstone Poverty

Sandstone Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,31125119.15%
Hispanic1002626.00%
Multiple14428.57%

19.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.56%

Male Poverty Rate

18.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sandstone

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sandstone is Multiple, with 28.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sandstone is White, with 19.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.51%.

Name Poverty
Some College19.60%
Less Than High School13.89%
High School11.92%
Bachelors or Greater2.88%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed64.71%
Female Employed9.63%
Male Employed3.85%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Sandstone Income

Sandstone Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,222$45,589
Families$32,750$47,469
Married Families$48,056-
Non Families$33,750$37,871

Sandstone Marital Status

Sandstone Marital Status

Marriage Rates

23.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

19.4%

Male Marriage Rate

34.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Sandstone Married by Age and Sex

Sandstone 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 20-34.

Sandstone Marital Status by Race

Sandstone Veterans

131

Number of Veterans

119

Male Veterans

12

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam31
First Gulf War22
Second Gulf War17
Korea12
World War II6
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5458
75+39
18 to 3413
55 to 6411
65 to 7410
Name Veterans % of Total
White1136.70%
2 or More1320.97%
Hispanic52.20%
Other510.20%

$Sandstone Veterans by Education

9.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sandstone Employment Status

27.6%

Labor Force Participation

25.3%

Employment Rate

8.3%

Unemployment Rate

Sandstone 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

49.50%

Born in Minnesota

95.90%

Native Born

4.10%

Foreign Born

2.53%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.90% of Sandstone residents were born in the United States, with 49.50% having been born in Minnesota. 2.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,649-11-0.41%
20192,660-11-0.41%
20182,671401.52%
20172,631-11-0.42%
20162,642-117-4.24%
20152,759260.95%
20142,733-22-0.80%
20132,755-9-0.33%
20122,764-66-2.33%
20112,830-14-0.49%
20102,8440.00%