Cayce, SC

Cayce profile

Living in Cayce

Cayce is a somewhat small city located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 14,009 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Cayce is the 34th largest community in South Carolina.

Unlike some cities, Cayce isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Cayce are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cayce is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cayce who work in office and administrative support (17.46%), management occupations (10.68%), and teaching (9.91%).

Because there are quite a few people attending college in Cayce, it is thought of as a college town. To the benefit of the many students in the area, Cayce provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards their needs and activities.

Cayce, while not large, also appears to be attractive to some younger, educated professionals, who help shape the character of the city.

The citizens of Cayce are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 34.25% of adults in Cayce have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Cayce in 2018 was $28,137, which is upper middle income relative to South Carolina, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $112,548 for a family of four. However, Cayce contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Cayce is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Cayce home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cayce residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Cayce include German, Irish, English, Scots-Irish, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Cayce is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Thai.