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%).
Farragut is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Farragut’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
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.