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Sandy is a city in Clackamas County, in the Portland-Vancouver metro area.

The community was named for the Sandy River.
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Oregon named Sandy. For links to other places called Sandy, OR, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Sandy is 45.397N. The longitude is -122.26W.

It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 981 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 7,186.


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Median household income
Local
$42,115
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Sandy demographic reports
Coffee: National and regional coffee companies with outlets here include Starbucks
Local festivals include:
  • Sandy Mountain Festival - July 14-15, 2007
Dates often change. Check Sandy web sites and events links in the sections below.
Performing arts: Sandy Actors Theatre
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Sandy demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Clackamas County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Portland area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 97009 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

20% of Sandy residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Sandy ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Sandy was $20,138, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

17% of Sandy residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Sandy, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $572.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,235.


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Libraries in Sandy include Sandy Public Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Sandy include Sandy Post

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Politics

Clackamas County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Sandy political report.

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The average commute time for Sandy workers is 29 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Sandy include Best Western.

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