Moving to Sandy?

Here are few things that will aid in your relocation process:

Schools

Sandy City is within the Canyons School District: www.canyonsdistrict.org

The following contains a complete listing of Elementary, Middle, and High Schools within Sandy City:

Elementary

Alta View
10333 Crocus St

Brookwood
8640 S Snowbird Dr

Granite
9760 S 3100 E

Peruvian Park
1545 E 8425 S

Sprucewood
12025 S 1000 E

Altara
800 E 11000 S

Crescent
11100 S 230 E

Lone Peak
11515 S High Mesa Dr

Quail Hollow
2625 E Newcastle Dr

Sunrise
1520 E 11265 S

Bell View
9800 S 800 E

East Sandy
8295 S 870 E

Oakdale
1900 E Creek Road

Sandy
8725 S 280 E

Willow Canyon
9650 S 1700 E

Blessed Sacrament School
1745 East 9800 South

Edgemont
1085 E 9800 S

Park Lane
9955 S 2300 E

Silver Mesa
8920 S 1700 E

Middle

Albion Middle School
2755 E Newcastle Dr

Union Middle
615 E 8000 S

Eastmont Middle School
10100 S 1300 E

Indian Hills Middle
1180 E Sanders Rd

Mt Jordan Middle
9360 S 300 E

High School

Alta High
11055 S 1000 E

Jordan High
95 E Beetdigger Dr

United States Post Office

Sandy City Post Offices are located at 8850 S 700 E, 9265 Highland Drive, and 215 West Sego Lily Drive 84070.

Library

The Sandy Library is located at 10100 South Petunia Way (1405 East), Sandy, UT 84092. The library is owned and operated by Salt Lake County. Visit the Salt Lake County Library Services web site for more information.

Hospitals/Medical Centers in Sandy

Alta View Hospital
9660 South 1300 East

Health South Rehab Hospital of Utah
8074 South 1300 East

Housing

Buying

Housing prices vary dramatically in Sandy from $200,000 to millions of dollars. The following links may be helpful with your real estate inquires:

www.utahrealestate.com (Wasatch Front Regional MLS)
www.zillow.com

Renting

There are many apartment finder services that can help you find a rental in Sandy. Use an Internet search engine (Google, Yahoo, Bing, etc.) and search for "Sandy Utah apartments," "Sandy Utah rentals" or something similar.

Utilities

Sandy City provides water, storm water, garbage collection, and recycling services.

There are four sewer districts which serve the city, depending on where you live:

South Valley Sewer District
Phone: 801-571-1166

Cottonwood Improvement District
Phone: 801-943-7671

Sandy Suburban Improvement District
Phone: 801-561-7662

Midvalley Improvement District
Phone: 801-255-7321

The other main utility providers for Sandy City include:

Rocky Mountain Power: www.rockymtnpower.net (power)
Questar Gas: www.questargas.com (gas)
Comcast: www.comcast.com (cable TV and Internet)
Qwest: www.qwest.com (land line phone and Internet)
DIRECTV: www.directv.com/city/sandy-ut/ (satellite television and Internet bundles)
Dish: www.dish.com (satellite television and Internet bundles)
Digis: www.digis.net (wireless Internet)
HughesNet: http://www.hughesnetinternet.net/local/ (satellite Internet)
Exede Internet: http://www.exedeinternetservice.org/exede/internet/Utah/Sandy (satellite Internet)

Employment in Sandy

Major employers in Sandy

Employment, contact workforce services: http://www.jobs.utah.gov/jobseeker/dwsdefault.asp

City Codes and Licensing

Questions about Residential Codes or Business Licensing? View our Community Development page.

Animal Services

For information regarding pet licensing, Sandy's dog park, or information regarding animals please contact Sandy City Animal Services, located at 8715 South 700 West, 801-352-4450 or refer to Sandy's Animal Services page.

Demographics

With a population base of more than 250,000 people within five miles and average income levels around $80,000, Sandy City fits a wide variety of lifestyles. Whether you're in the market for an abundance of recreation, quality housing, endless shopping opportunities, valued education, or a career in an ideal location, Sandy City is well established as a synergetic place to live.

Sandy City is home to roughly 95,000 residents within the city boundaries. Sandy City is located in the Southeast corner of Salt Lake County, which consists of approximately 1 million residents. Sandy city also consists of 4 different zip codes which include: 84070, 84094, 84092, 84093. The following contains a brief look at Sandy's demographics by zip:

Demographics by Zip

84070 (2007)

  • Total Population: 23,125
  • Households: 7,716
  • Average Household Size: 2.94
  • Housing Units: 8,189
  • Owner Occupied Housing Units: 65.3%
  • Renter Occupied Housing Units: 29.0%
  • Vacant Housing Units: 5.8%
  • Median Household Income: $57, 877
  • Median Home Value: $210,838
  • Median Age: 30.0
  • Average Rent: $690


84094 (2007)

  • Total Population: 28,532
  • Households: 8,698
  • Average Household Size: 3.28
  • Housing Units: 8,985
  • Owner Occupied Housing Units: 80.8%
  • Renter Occupied Housing Units: 16.0%
  • Vacant Housing Units: 3.2%
  • Median Household Income: $76,781
  • Median Home Value: $236,265
  • Median Age: 29.7
  • Average Rent: $715


84092 (2007)

  • Total Population: 30,857
  • Households: 8,569
  • Average Household Size: 3.58
  • Housing Units: 8,868
  • Owner Occupied Housing Units: 91.4%
  • Renter Occupied Housing Units: 5.3%
  • Vacant Housing Units: 3.4%
  • Median Household Income: $113,241
  • Median Home Value: $366,965
  • Median Age: 33.5
  • Average Rent: $951

84093 (2007)

  • Total Population: 25,400
  • Households: 7,458
  • Average Household Size: 3.4Housing Units: 7,485
  • Owner Occupied Housing Units: 90.7%
  • Renter Occupied Housing Units: 6.9%
  • Vacant Housing Units: 2.4%
  • Median Household Income: $97,599
  • Median Home Value: $318,869
  • Median Age: 32.2
  • Average Rent: $833

Climate

On average, there are 229 sunny days per year in Sandy. The July high is around 92 degrees. The January low is approximately 19. Our comfort index, which is based on humidity during the hot months, is a 66 out of 100, where higher is more comfortable. The US average on the comfort index is 44.

Average Temperature: High 67.4 F; Low 40.0 F

Current weather information

Elevation: 4,297 feet

Important Contact Information

City Hall: 801-568-7100, 10000 Centennial Parkway
Police: 801-568-7200
Fire: 801-568-2930
Recreation Programs: 801-568-2900
Chamber of Commerce: 801-566-0344