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Spotlight on Sandy Point


  • The population of Sandy Point is 270.
  • Sandy Point's population has had a considerable growth between the years 2006 and 2016.
  • Only 18 people are reported to have moved to Sandy Point from overseas, the dates of these migrations were between the years 1956 and 1985.
  • There is only one language listed as being spoken at home, other than English.
  • 1.5 percent of the population of Sandy Point needing help in their day to day lives due to disability.
  • There are 96 people in the workforce in Sandy Point with a lower proportion of people in full time work and a larger proportion of people working part time.
  • The individual median income in Sandy Point is higher than South Gippsland.
  • A higher proportion of households in Sandy Point earn between $800 and $900 than in South Gippsland.
  • A larger proportion of children attended Government Primary Schools than Victoria.
  • 26 percent of people in Sandy Point attended an educational institution in 2016.
  • There are 678 dwellings in Sandy Point with only 97 permanently occupied.