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Ashton-Sandy Springs
Montgomery County, Maryland

ZipCodes
20861




Page Contents for Ashton-Sandy Springs, Maryland

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Maryland state capital is Annapolis.
The population of Ashton-Sandy Springs is approximately 4,034 2007.
The approximate number of families is 1,282 2000.
The amount of land area in Ashton-Sandy Springs is 19.574 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Ashton-Sandy Springs is 7.6 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.051 sq kilometers.
The distance from Ashton-Sandy Springs to Washington DC is 16 miles.
The distance to the Maryland state capital is 31 miles. (as the crow flies)
Ashton-Sandy Springs is positioned 39.14 degrees north of the equator and 77.01 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Ashton-Sandy Springs elevation is 120 feet above sea level.
Ashton-Sandy Springs per capita income is $ 36,833 2000.
Ashton-Sandy Springs median income is $ 105,972 2007.
The Ashton-Sandy Springs median home price is $ 682,256 2007.

Location

in central Maryland about seven miles from Aspen Hill and about 16 miles from Washington, D.C.. Other nearby communities include Cloverly, Brookeville, Colesville, Olney, Burtonsville, Rossmoor and Fairland.
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History & History Related Items

In the early 1700's Sandy Springs was settled by Quakers who were looking for a place to grow their crops. They built their meeting house near a spring in 1817 which led to the naming of the community for the spring. The U.S. Census Bureau has combined Sandy spring with the community of Ashton.
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Ashton-Sandy Springs City Government

These two communities have been combined by the U.S. Census Bureau to create the Census-designated place CDP known as Ashton-Sandy Springs. The area is unincorporated and is governed by Montgomery County.

Ashton-Sandy Springs Chamber

Montgomery County, Maryland Chamber of Commerce
51 Monroe Street, Suite 1800
Rockville, Maryland 20850
Phone: 301-739-0015

Ashton-Sandy Springs Organizations

Montgomery County, Maryland Chamber of Commerce
51 Monroe Street, Suite 1800
Rockville, Maryland 20850
Phone: 301-739-0015 Ashton-Sandy Springs

Miscellany

The population of Ashton-Sandy Springs was:
1990 - 3,092
2000 - 3,437
2007 - 4,034

Number of Housing Units:
1990 - 1,156
2000 - 1,282


Median age:
2000 - 43.2 years

Median household income:
2000 - $ 73,458
2007 - $ 105,972

Median house value:
2000 - $ 273,800
2007 - $ 682,256

Ashton-Sandy Springs is located in the eastern time zone and does participate in daylight savings time during a portion of the year.


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