Thinking of relocating to Sandy? Consider the following:

Rural lifestyle in mild climate

Close to urban amenities

Affordable median housing prices with large lots

Quality public schools

Easy access to local colleges and universities

Nearby recreation includes Mt. Hood and the Mt. Hood National Forest, Sandy River, Cascade Mountain range, and the Columbia River Gorge

Sandy Links

Mount Hood National Forest Headquarters

Mount Hood Territory

Music and Movies in Meinig

Sandy Cinema

Sandy City Parks

Sandy Fish Hatchery

Sandy Mountain Festival

Sandy Oktoberfest

fishingThe City of Sandy serves as a gateway to Mt. Hood. Sandy is surrounded by an expanse of scenic rivers and wilderness areas, offering a wide variety of recreational opportunity.

Sandy is the eastern-most city in Clackamas County. The nearest neighboring city is Gresham. For more information on the Gresham area, see

For an excellent demographic and economic profile of the community, check out the Oregon Economic Development Department's. Or, check out this video, prepared by the Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce:

For additional information about the City and the surrounding area, check out the following sites:
link Sandy Bike Map
link Sandy Area Farm Loop
link Downtown History Tour
link Sandy River Water Trail
link Clackamas County Tourism Development Council
link Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce
link Mount Hood National Forest
link Sandy Historical Society (Museum)
link Rural Community Explorer  Data on Sandy and other rural communities in Oregon

AAA's Via Magazine - Thrilling overlooks and vistas
AAA's Via Magazine - Thrilling overlooks and vistas