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Sandstone is a city in Pine County.
The community was named for the quarries in the bluffs along the Kettle River
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Minnesota named Sandstone. For links to other places called Sandstone, MN, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Sandstone is 46.131N. The longitude is -92.867W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,089 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 1,549.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Sandstone demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Pine County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 55072 ZIP code.
28% of Sandstone residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Sandstone ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Sandstone was $18,053, compared with $21,587 nationally.
14% of Sandstone residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Sandstone, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $462. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $729.
Libraries in Sandstone include Sandstone Community Library ... View libraries
Pine County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Sandstone political report.
The average commute time for Sandstone workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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