Sandy Springs, Georgia 

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Economy in Sandy Springs, Georgia

Sandy Springs, GA is a thriving city located in Metro Atlanta. It is home to a variety of businesses, including Chick-Fil-A, Delta Airlines, UPS, and Piedmont Healthcare. The city’s low crime rate combined with its proximity to downtown Atlanta makes Sandy Springs an ideal place to live. Additionally, the cost of living in Sandy Springs is relatively low compared to other cities across the country. The average two bedroom apartment rent is $2,000 and the grocery cost index is 105 versus 100 in the US. Therefore, those looking for an affordable lifestyle while still having access to the amenities of a big city find Sandy Springs to be an attractive option.

Sandy Springs has an unemployment rate of 3.1%. The US average is 6.0%.

Sandy Springs has seen the job market increase by 2.9% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 45.2%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Sandy Springs
- The Sales Tax Rate for Sandy Springs is 8.1%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Sandy Springs is 6.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Sandy Springs
- The average income of a Sandy Springs resident is $50,387 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Sandy Springs resident is $86,548 a year. The US average is $69,021 a year.


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    Sandy Springs Homes for Sale - 2/17/2014
    Sandy Springs GA is one of the cities that is well know to be one of the best places to live in Georgia. Many fortune 500 corporation calls Sandy Springs home, the real... Read More

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    Sandy Springs living - 2/2/2014
    Sandy Springs is decent area close lots of things atlanta has to offer for family activities and social gatherings.... Read More

    Many choices for Jews in Sandy Springs, GA - 10/27/2012
    There are lots of choices for schools, synagogues and community organizations for Jews in Sandy Springs. There are three Jewish day schools and a Jewish high school, for... Read More

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