In the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the Summer Village of Sandy Beach recorded a population of 278 living in 126 of its 264 total private dwellings, a 24.7% change from its 2011 population of 223. With a land area of 2.4 km2 (0.93 sq mi), it had a population density of 115.8/km2 (300.0/sq mi) in 2016.
In the 2011 Census, the Summer Village of Sandy Beach had a population of 223 living in 106 of its 277 total dwellings, a -6.7% change from its 2006 population of 239. With a land area of 2.43 km2 (0.94 sq mi), it had a population density of 91.8/km2 (237.7/sq mi) in 2011. (Wikipedia 2017)