The Sandston Census Designated Place had a population of 7,714 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Sandston: Fairfield.
|Population in Households||7,711|
|Population in Familes||5,995|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Median Household Income||$50,667|
|Average Household Income||$58,581|
|Per Capita Income||$24,332|
|Total Housing Units||3,400 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,798 (52.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,385 (40.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||216 ( 6.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$158,509|
|Average Home Value||$178,226|
|Average Household Size||2.42|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.85%|
|Per Capita Income||3.71%|
The table below compares Sandston to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 154||74th|
|Population Density||# 290||51st|
|Diversity Index||# 161||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 310||48th|
|Per Capita Income||# 379||36th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.