Sandy Springs, GA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 42,744 housing units in Sandy Springs. This represents a 22.1% growth from 35,011 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 42,744 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Sandy Springs is about 45.6%. Sandy Springs's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.2%. Average household size is 2.17 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Sandy Springs were built after 1981.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.30%
One Bedroom23.20%
Two Bedrooms33.60%
Three Bedrooms16.80%
Four Bedrooms15.30%
Five Bedrooms or more8.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.45
Median year structure was built1976
Median Value of occupied units$345,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$400,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.93
Median year structure was built1985
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$862

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage6.80%
Home Equity Loan15%
Simple Mortgage54.80%
Debt Free23.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.1%