Sandy – (officially known as Sandy City) is a city in Salt Lake County, Utah. It is a suburb of Salt Lake City. The population was 87,461 at the 2010 census, making it the sixth-largest city in Utah.
Sandy is home to the South Towne Center shopping mall, the Jordan Commons entertainment and dining complex, and the South Towne Exposition Center. It is also the location of the soccer-specific Rio Tinto Stadium, which hosts Real Salt Lake home games, and opened on October 8, 2008.
The US Census Bureau estimated that the city population was 91,148 on July 1, 2014 , a 4.2% increase since the 2010 United States Census with density of 4,087 people/sq. mile. The city population remains the sixth largest in Utah as of 2010, there were 87,418 people, 28,296 households, and 22,553 families residing in the city.