big sandy Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 82 10.2 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 300 37.2 % 32.6 %
Some College 298 37.0 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 100 12.4 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 26 3.2 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 599 74.3 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 96 11.9 % 11.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 1,843 - -
19 years old and under 630 34.2 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 610 33.1 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 381 20.7 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 222 12.0 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 1,558 96.5 % 84.6 %
Spanish 56 3.5 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 220 30.9 % 33.5 %
Married 288 40.4 % 50.5 %
Separated 29 4.1 % 2.6 %
Divorced 176 24.7 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 710 - -
Occupied Housing Units 663 93.4 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 47 6.6 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 354 49.9 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 8 1.1 % 5.8 %
2-Units 100 14.1 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 80 11.3 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 22 3.1 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 19 2.7 % 4.6 %
Mobile Homes 121 17.0 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 6 0.8 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 160 22.5 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 79 11.1 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 126 17.7 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 69 9.7 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 97 13.7 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 28 3.9 % 13.0 %
Electric 495 69.7 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 136 19.2 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 13 1.8 % 4.1 %
Wood 16 2.3 % 1.8 %
None 3 0.4 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 1,261 70.5 % 75.5 %
African-American 371 20.7 % 13.1 %
Asian 98 5.5 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 59 3.3 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 35,625 55,775
Median Family Income 51,442 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 18,386 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 48.39 %
  • Temperature 59.37 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.76 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 15.8
    [CDD] 0.45
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.03 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com