Tea is a very small city located in the state of South Dakota. With a population of 6,031 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Tea is the 18th largest community in South Dakota. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Tea, 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 Tea, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Tea’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Tea does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $83,162.00.
Tea real estate is some of the most expensive in South Dakota, although Tea house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Tea is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.38% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Tea is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Tea who work in office and administrative support (12.33%), sales jobs (11.41%), and healthcare (11.34%).
Also of interest is that Tea has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Tea is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The education level of Tea citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 35.07% of adults in Tea have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Tea in 2018 was $30,493, which is upper middle income relative to South Dakota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $121,972 for a family of four.
The people who call Tea home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Tea residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Tea include German, Norwegian, Irish, Dutch, and English.
The most common language spoken in Tea is English. Other important languages spoken here include German/Yiddish and Spanish.