Cayce, SC

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Living in Cayce

Cayce is a somewhat small city located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 14,081 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Cayce is the 34th largest community in South Carolina.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Cayce is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cayce is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cayce who work in office and administrative support (15.59%), teaching (10.29%), and management occupations (10.12%).

In addition, Cayce is a college town. There are a lot of students in Cayce attending college, and as a result Cayce provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared to the needs and activities of students.

The education level of Cayce citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 32.64% of adults in Cayce have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Cayce in 2010 was $27,812, 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 $111,248 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 French.

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