Living in Sandy Springs, GA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Sandy Springs, Georgia Info Snack

Population
107,072
Unemployment
3.0%
Poverty
7.6%
Median Home
$471,800
Median Income
$78,613
Median Rent
$1,327

Sandy Springs SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
6

Sandy Springs, GA Crime Report

2,115
Total Crimes
1,909.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-22.90%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Sandy Springs
/ 100k People
Georgia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,115 1,909.5 2,716.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 143 129.1 340.7 366.7
Murder 1 0.9 6.2 5.0
Robbery 39 35.2 75.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 92 83.1 232.0 250.2
Property Crime 1,972 1,780.4 2,375.8 2,109.9
Burglary 286 258.2 372.1 340.5
Larceny 1,527 1,378.7 1,779.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 159 143.6 223.9 219.9

Sandy Springs, GA Cost Of Living

131
Sandy Springs's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Sandy Springs Georgia National Average
Overall 131 94 100
Services 108 97 100
Groceries 104 99 100
Health 109 97 100
Housing 194 86 100
Transportation 108 97 100
Utilities 86 93 100

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Rankings for Sandy Springs in Georgia

Map Of Sandy Springs, GA

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Population over time in Sandy Springs

Year Population % Change
2019 107,072 1.6%
2018 105,411 1.6%
2017 103,703 1.5%
2016 102,212 1.5%
2015 100,691 2.2%
2014 98,480 2.0%
2013 96,584 1.9%
2012 94,816 2.2%
2011 92,768 2.1%
2010 90,826 -

Race / Ethnicity in Sandy Springs

White
57.7% (61,745)
African American
18.3% (19,575)
American Indian
0.1% (155)
Asian
7.3% (7,821)
Hawaiian
0.0% (25)
Other
0.6% (612)
Two Or More
1.9% (1,992)
Hispanic
14.1% (15,147)
Race Sandy Springs GA USA
White 57.7% 52.7% 60.7%
African American 18.3% 31.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 7.3% 3.9% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 14.1% 9.5% 18.0%

Gender in Sandy Springs

Female
52.5% (56,218)
Male
47.5% (50,854)
Gender Sandy Springs GA USA
Female 52.5% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 47.5% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sandy Springs for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (4,282)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (2,141)
High School / GED
12.0% (12,848)
Some College
12.0% (12,848)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (5,353)
Bachelor's Degree
40.0% (42,828)
Master's Degree
18.0% (19,272)
Professional Degree
5.0% (5,353)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (2,141)
Education Sandy Springs GA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 12.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 12.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 40.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 18.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 5.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Sandy Springs, Georgia

Less than $10,000
2.9% (309,115)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.9% (200,697)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.2% (669,143)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.8% (727,102)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.0% (1,175,319)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.3% (1,959,698)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.3% (1,318,284)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.2% (1,626,036)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.2% (773,469)
$200,000 or more
18.2% (1,948,334)
Income Sandy Springs GA USA
Less than $10,000 2.9% 6.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.9% 4.5% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.2% 9.4% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.8% 9.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.0% 12.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.3% 17.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.3% 12.6% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.2% 14.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.2% 5.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 18.2% 6.5% 7.7%

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