Farragut is a medium-sized town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 22,729 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 93.51% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Farragut is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Farragut who work in management occupations (18.19%), sales jobs (12.99%), and teaching (10.32%).
Also of interest is that Farragut has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
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.
Farragut is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
If knowledge is power, Farragut is a pretty powerful place. 63.05% of the adults in Farragut have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Farragut in 2010 was $49,137, which is wealthy relative to Tennessee and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $196,548 for a family of four.
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 German, English, Irish, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Farragut is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Spanish.