The All-America City Award, the oldest and most prestigious civic recognition award in the country, was presented to MontgomeryCounty by the National Civic League in 2000.This award recognizes communities in which residents, government, businesses and non-profit organizations work together to address critical local issues.
People come to MontgomeryCounty because it is emerging as an international business center for bioscience, technology, law, finance, and other dynamic industries. Some 110 foreign companies with more than 15,000 employees have set up businesses here.Several top employers in Montgomery County include; National Institutes of Health (medical research), Giant Food (groceries),Adventist Healthcare (medical services), Avaya (IT business solutions), Marriott International (lodging), and the Food and Drug Administration. While Federal, State and Local government are major employers, 82.5% of MontgomeryCounty workers are employed in the private sector. MontgomeryCounty’s innovative “Montgomery Works” program offers one-stop employment and training centers bringing prospective employers and employees together.
Weather in Sandy Spring
The average high temperatures in Sandy Spring range from 41 in January to 86 in July
Average home income in Sandy Spring
The average household income of a Sandy Spring resident is $143,262 with an average home value of $735,619
Population of Sandy Spring
Sandy Spring has 2,353 residents.
Home ownership in Sandy Spring
The average level of home ownership in Sandy Spring is 78%.
Education breakdown of Sandy Spring
Education levels of residents of Sandy Spring include: highschool 13%, associate 4%, bachelor 32%, graduate 32%.
Households in Sandy Spring
Sandy Spring has 803 homes, built on average 33 years ago.