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Sandy, Texas
(Blanco County)

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Welcome to Sandy ...

Sandy is located in Blanco County.

Sandy is 1,270 feet [387 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Sandy lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Sandy: (830)

Communities Also Named Sandy ...

While we believe that this Sandy is located in Blanco County, we know of another 2 Texas communities named Sandy. Those communities are located in the following counties: Limestone and Willacy County.

Beyond Texas, there are 23 communities that are also named Sandy - they are located in Arkansas, Florida, Georgia (2), Kentucky, Michigan (2), Nebraska, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee (3), Utah, Virginia and West Virginia (4).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sandy.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Sandy. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sandy. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sandy.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Sandy:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sandy ...

Looking for more information about Sandy? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Sandy, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Sandy.

Communities near Sandy ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Marble Falls   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) of Sandy

Located in Burnet County

Granite Shoals   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of Sandy

Located in Burnet County

City of Horseshoe Bay   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Sandy

Located in Llano County

Johnson City   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Sandy

Blanco   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of Sandy

Meadowlakes   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Sandy

Located in Burnet County

Cottonwood Shores   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Sandy

Located in Burnet County

Sunrise Beach Village   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of Sandy

Located in Llano County

Highland Haven   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Sandy

Located in Burnet County

Round Mountain   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of Sandy

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Sandy.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sandy. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sandy - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Sandy) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Sandy. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sandy

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sandy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.3610, Longitude: -98.4699     [Map].






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