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Sandy, OR

sandy, or food cart


Nestled at the base of Mount Hood on Highway 26, Sandy is the basecamp for skiing and other outdoor recreation in the Mount Hood National Forest as well as the retail market hub for east Clackamas County. SandyNet, the city-owned internet utility, provides gigabit-speed internet service to any home or business within city limits, helping to maintain the community's status as one of the fastest-growing cities in Oregon. Learn more here.

Sandy, OR

Population

Total Population

11,864

Population
Growth Rate

1.93%

Median Age

37

Diversity Index

32.800

Housing & Income

Households

4,409

Total Housing Units

4,598


Owner Occupied

3,189

Renter Occupied

1,220

Vacant

189

Median Home Value

$375,309


Average Home Value

$420,141

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

1.90%


Per Capita Income

3.10%

Income Projection

Median Household

$68,792 $78,894


Average Household

$86,510 $100,843


Per Capita

$32,665 $38,055

Workforce

Total Businesses

447

Total Employed

4,379

Workers 16+

5,444

2021 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

79

Employed

1,009

2021 Accommodation/Food Service

cp-industries

Businesses

45

Employed

552

2021 Food Service/Drinking Estab

cp-industries

Businesses

44

Employed

541

2021 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

11

Employed

529

2021 Other Service excl Pub Admin

cp-industries

Businesses

62

Employed

442

2021 Food & Beverage Stores

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Businesses

16

Employed

385

Some
High School

449

Graduated
High School

1,609

Associates
Degree

1,268

Bachelor's
Degree

1,087

Graduate
Degree

561

Average Commute Time

34 min.



Resident Commuters

2,460

Non-Resident Commuters

2,919

Drive Alone

4,391

Carpooled

575

Public

26

Work At Home

304