Tega Cay, SC

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Tega Cay Profile


Overview

Tega Cay is a somewhat small city located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 9,608 people and just one neighborhood, Tega Cay is the 59th largest community in South Carolina. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Tega Cay, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Tega Cay, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Tega Cay’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Tega Cay does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $114,294.00.

Tega Cay home prices are not only among the most expensive in South Carolina, but Tega Cay real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Occupations and Workforce

Tega Cay is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 95.49% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Tega Cay is a city of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Tega Cay who work in management occupations (25.81%), sales jobs (15.71%), and business and financial occupations (12.27%).

Of important note, Tega Cay is also a city of artists. Tega Cay has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Tega Cay’s character.

Also of interest is that Tega Cay has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.


Setting & Lifestyle

In addition, Tega Cay is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.

Because of many things, Tega Cay is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Tega Cay really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Tega Cay perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

In Tega Cay, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.28 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

Tega Cay Demographics

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Tega Cay, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Tega Cay is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 60.55% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Tega Cay in 2010 was $44,179, which is wealthy relative to South Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $176,716 for a family of four.

The people who call Tega Cay home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Tega Cay residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Tega Cay include German, English, Italian, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Tega Cay is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

136 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Tega Cay 0.101011101001110
South Carolina 5.04
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Tega Cay 0.101011101001110
South Carolina 32.93
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Tega Cay 0.101011101001110
South Carolina 35

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 11 Condition Alerts found.

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School Quality

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District Quality Compared to South Carolina

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District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 20.0% 57.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 16.2% 50.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.8% 6.4%

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