The Sandston Census Designated Place had a population of 7,718 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Sandston is located at latitude 37.5131 and longitude -77.313 in Henrico County. The formal boundaries for the Sandston Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 9.86 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles. Henrico County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 167 feet.
The Sandston Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2629707) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Sandston population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Sandston: Fairfield.
|Population in Households||7,715|
|Population in Familes||5,969|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Average Household Size||2.44|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,406 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,840 (54.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,326 (38.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||239 ( 7.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$154,650|
|Average Home Value||$163,404|
|Median Household Income||$49,208|
|Average Household Income||$55,834|
|Per Capita Income||$23,025|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-1.63%|
|Per Capita Income||0.8%|
The table below compares Sandston to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 151||75th|
|Population Density1||# 292||51st|
|Diversity Index2||# 155||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 297||50th|
|Per Capita Income||# 370||38th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.