Farragut is a medium-sized town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 21,919 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Farragut is the 31st largest community in Tennessee.
Farragut home prices are not only among the most expensive in Tennessee, but Farragut real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Farragut is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 91.96% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Farragut is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Farragut who work in management occupations (15.74%), sales jobs (13.67%), and teaching (9.81%).
Because of many things, Farragut 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, Farragut really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Farragut 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.
Being a small town, Farragut does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Farragut. 63.15% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Farragut in 2010 was $45,540, which is wealthy relative to Tennessee and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $182,160 for a family of four.
Farragut is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Farragut home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Farragut residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Farragut include English, Irish, Scots-Irish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Farragut is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Spanish.