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Sandy Springs
  • City in Georgia

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade C+
  4. Nightlife
    grade A
  5. Good for Families
    grade A
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  8. Weather
    grade B+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade B+

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Sandy Springs is a city in Georgia with a population of 107,221. Sandy Springs is in Fulton County and is one of the best places to live in Georgia. Living in Sandy Springs offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Sandy Springs there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Sandy Springs and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Sandy Springs are highly rated.

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About Sandy Springs...
Population
107,221

Home Listings

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$556,300
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,670
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    50%
  • Own
    50%
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Sandy Springs Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    84.3
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    3.7
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    23.4
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    27.2
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    174.2
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,178.5
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    143.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    19%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    14%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    28%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    40%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    19%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    10%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    national  11%

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