Sandy Springs CDP, Georgia Statistics and Demographics (US Census 2000)
Number Percent
Sandy Springs Population: 85781 100.00%
     
Sex and Age    
Male 42150 49.14%
Female 43631 50.86%
     
Under 5 years 4690 5.47%
5 to 9 years 4095 4.77%
10 to 14 years 3963 4.62%
15 to 19 years 4073 4.75%
20 to 24 years 7456 8.69%
25 to 34 years 21246 24.77%
35 to 44 years 13349 15.56%
45 to 54 years 11607 13.53%
55 to 59 years 4265 4.97%
60 to 64 years 2667 3.11%
65 to 74 years 4057 4.73%
75 to 84 years 3113 3.63%
85 years and over 1200 1.4%
     
Median age (years) 33.2
     
18 years and over 70518 82.21%
Male 34361 40.06%
Female 36157 42.15%
21 years and over 68068 79.35%
62 years and over 9838 11.47%
65 years and over 8370 9.76%
Male 3283 3.83%
Female 5087 5.93%
     
Race    
One race 84112 98.05%
White 66522 77.55%
Black or African American 10332 12.04%
American Indian and Alaska Native 154 0.18%
Asian 2820 3.29%
Asian indian 1154 1.35%
Chinese 571 0.67%
Filipino 161 0.19%
Japanese 183 0.21%
Korean 342 0.4%
Vietnamese 105 0.12%
Other Asian 304 0.35%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 44 0.05%
Native Hawaiian 5 0.01%
Guamanian or Chamorro 9 0.01%
Samoan 15 0.02%
Other Pacific Islander 15 0.02%
Some other race 4240 4.94%
Two or more races 1669 1.95%
     
Hispanic or Latino and race    
Total Population 85781 100.00%
Hispanic or Latino(of any race) 8514 9.93%
Mexican 5761 6.72%
Puerto Rican 422 0.49%
Cuban 216 0.25%
Other Hispanic or Latino 2115 2.47%
Not Hispanic or Latino 77267 90.07%
White alone 62657 73.04%
     
Relationship    
Total Population 85781 100.00%
In households 85295 99.43%
Householder 39288 45.8%
Spouse 15761 18.37%
Child 17226 20.08%
Own child under 18 years 14133 16.48%
Other relatives 3874 4.52%
Under 18 years 828 0.97%
Nonrelatives 9146 10.66%
Unmarried partner 1953 2.28%
In group quarters 486 0.57%
Institutionalized population 71 0.08%
Non-Institutionalized population 415 0.48%
     
Households by Type    
Total Households 39288 100.0 %
Family households (families) 19702 50.15%
With own children under 18 years 8280 21.08%
Married-couple family 15761 40.12%
With own children under 18 years 6346 16.15%
Female householder, no husband present 2759 7.02%
With own children under 18 years 1511 3.85%
Non Family households 19586 49.85%
Householder living alone 14116 35.93%
Householder 65 years and over 2658 6.77%
     
Households with individuals under 18 years 8820 22.45%
Households with individuals 65 years and over 5971 15.2%
     
Average Household size 2.17
Average family size 2.87
     
Housing Occupancy    
Total housing units 42794 100.00%
Occupied housing units 39288 91.81%
Vacant housing units 3506 8.19%
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use 250 0.58%
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent) 3
Rental vacancy rate (percent) 9.2
     
Housing Tenure    
Occupied housing units 39288 100.00%
Owner-occupied housing units. 17945 45.68%
Renter-occupied housing units. 21343 54.32%
     
Average household size of owner-occupied units 2.38
Average household size of renter-occupied units 2