Sandy, Oregon Population 2021

11,551
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Sandy is a city located in Clackamas County Oregon. With a 2020 population of 11,551, it is the 45th largest city in Oregon and the 2797th largest city in the United States . Sandy is currently growing at a rate of 0.71% annually and its population has increased by 20.70% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,570 in 2010. Sandy reached it's highest population of 11,551 in 2021. Spanning over 3 miles, Sandy has a population density of 3,325 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sandy is $80,007 with a poverty rate of 9.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,228 per month, and the median house value is $281,300. The median age in Sandy is 36.2 years, 34.8 years for males, and 37 years for females.

Sandy Demographics

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

  • White: 91.42%
  • Two or more races: 4.21%
  • Asian: 2.29%
  • Native American: 0.79%
  • Other race: 0.70%
  • Black or African American: 0.58%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Sandy, Oregon is 11,551 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,305.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 9,570.

Sandy, Oregon Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,12091.42%
Two or More Races4664.21%
Asian2542.29%
American Indian and Alaska Native880.79%
Some Other Race780.70%
Black or African American640.58%
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Sandy Population by Race

Sandy Population Pyramid $2021

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Sandy Median Age

36.2


Total

34.8


Male

37


Female

Sandy Adults

There are 8,034 adults, (1,277 of whom are seniors) in Sandy.

Sandy Age Dependency

63.8

Age Dependency Ratio

18.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Sandy Sex Ratio

Female

5,428

49.03%

Male

5,642

50.97%

Sandy Population by Age

Sandy Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sandy Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.7%16.3%
All73.1%26.9%
Female65.5%34.5%
Non Family62.3%37.7%
Male50.5%49.5%

73.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sandy Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,0662.7273.1
Married2,0833.3883.7
Non Family1,2211.3162.3
Female5483.2665.5
Male2143.0150.5

3.21

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

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Sandy Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1502.10%
9th to 12th Grade4496.29%
High School Graduate1,87326.25%
Some College2,22431.17%
Associates Degree1,07615.08%
Bachelors Degree92412.95%
Graduate Degree4386.14%
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Sandy Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sandy Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White6,1785,7191,135
Hispanic54341711
Asian183169161
2+ Races15615633
Native American7064
Black646422
Other Race4321

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 87.98%.

Sandy Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,522$51,597$34,394
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$39,453$44,756$24,405
Some College$43,525$52,201$36,804
Bachelors Degree$48,462$54,539$38,125
Graduate Degree$68,393$75,792$46,875

$44,522

Average Earnings

$51,597

Average Male

$34,394

Average Female

Sandy Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sandy Language by Age

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Sandy Language

88.71% of Sandy residents speak only English, while 11.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.93% of the population.

Sandy Language

Sandy Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,1277187.87%
Hispanic1,13419917.55%
Native885663.64%
Asian2545019.69%
Multiple4664810.30%

9.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.42%

Male Poverty Rate

10.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sandy

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sandy is Native, with 63.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sandy is White, with 7.87% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.04%.

Sandy Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.53%
High School9.98%
Some College8.67%
Bachelors or Greater2.35%

Sandy Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed40.97%
Female Employed4.52%
Male Employed2.48%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Sandy Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sandy Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$73,443$80,007
Families$80,847$85,447
Married Families$85,622-
Non Families$46,172$60,038
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Income by Household Type

Sandy Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.2%

Male Marriage Rate

48.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Sandy Married by Age and Sex

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Sandy 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 45-54.

Sandy Marital Status by Race

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Sandy Marital Status

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536

Number of Veterans

478

Male Veterans

58

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War181
Vietnam157
Second Gulf War114
Korea45
World War II7

Sandy Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54195
75+118
65 to 74111
55 to 6463
18 to 3449

Sandy Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4916.65%
Native American2840.00%
2+ Races176.39%
Hispanic132.26%

Sandy Veterans by Race

Sandy Veterans by Education

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6.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sandy Veterans by Education

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69%

Labor Force Participation

65.9%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Sandy Employment by Age

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Sandy Employment by Race

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Sandy Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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60.07%

Born in Sandy

93.22%

Native Born

6.78%

Foreign Born

2.40%

Non Citizen

4.37%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.22% of Sandy residents were born in the United States, with 60.07% having been born in Oregon. 2.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Sandy Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202111,551820.71%
202011,469820.72%
201911,387820.73%
201811,3051521.36%
201711,1532192.00%
201610,9343623.42%
201510,5722852.77%
201410,2872612.60%
201310,0261161.17%
20129,910960.98%
20119,8141591.65%
20109,6554,2706.01%
20005,3851,2332.63%
19904,1521,2473.64%
19802,9051,3616.52%
19701,5443973.02%
19601,1471441.35%
19501,0035307.81%
19404731895.23%
1930284421.61%
19202420.00%

Sandy Population by Year