Tega Cay, SC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Tega Cay, South Carolina Info Snack

Population
10,412
Unemployment
5.0%
Poverty
0.3%
Median Home
$331,100
Median Income
$130,918
Median Rent
$1,453

Tega Cay SnackAbility

9.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8.5
Education
10
Commute
4

Tega Cay, SC Crime Report

169
Total Crimes
1,492.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-39.73%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Tega Cay
/ 100k People
South Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 169 1,492.7 3,451.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 5 44.2 511.3 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 9.0 5.0
Robbery 1 8.8 64.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 4 35.3 390.5 250.2
Property Crime 164 1,448.5 2,940.3 2,109.9
Burglary 1 8.8 533.4 340.5
Larceny 162 1,430.8 2,116.1 1,549.5
Car Theft 1 8.8 290.8 219.9

Tega Cay, SC Cost Of Living

119
Tega Cay's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Tega Cay South Carolina National Average
Overall 119 94 100
Services 106 102 100
Groceries 103 102 100
Health 101 95 100
Housing 158 80 100
Transportation 94 90 100
Utilities 95 107 100

Tega Cay, SC Photos

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Rankings for Tega Cay in South Carolina

Map Of Tega Cay, SC

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Population over time in Tega Cay

Year Population % Change
2019 10,412 4.6%
2018 9,954 5.2%
2017 9,464 4.9%
2016 9,026 4.8%
2015 8,609 4.7%
2014 8,224 4.0%
2013 7,911 4.2%
2012 7,595 3.8%
2011 7,320 4.4%
2010 7,014 -

Race / Ethnicity in Tega Cay

White
89.2% (9,286)
African American
2.0% (210)
American Indian
0.3% (27)
Asian
3.0% (314)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.4% (40)
Hispanic
5.1% (535)
Race Tega Cay SC USA
White 89.2% 63.7% 60.7%
African American 2.0% 26.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 3.0% 1.6% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.4% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.1% 5.7% 18.0%

Gender in Tega Cay

Female
50.9% (5,298)
Male
49.1% (5,113)
Gender Tega Cay SC USA
Female 50.9% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 49.1% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Tega Cay for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (104)
High School / GED
12.0% (1,249)
Some College
18.0% (1,874)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (937)
Bachelor's Degree
37.0% (3,852)
Master's Degree
19.0% (1,978)
Professional Degree
2.0% (208)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (208)
Education Tega Cay SC USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 12.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 37.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 19.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Tega Cay, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
0.8% (8,551)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.0% (0)
$15,000 to $24,999
0.7% (7,666)
$25,000 to $34,999
3.1% (32,141)
$35,000 to $49,999
5.2% (53,961)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.7% (121,782)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.9% (113,821)
$100,000 to $149,999
28.4% (295,758)
$150,000 to $199,999
17.8% (185,475)
$200,000 or more
21.3% (222,040)
Income Tega Cay SC USA
Less than $10,000 0.8% 7.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.0% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 0.7% 10.4% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 3.1% 10.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 5.2% 13.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.7% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.9% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 28.4% 12.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 17.8% 4.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 21.3% 4.6% 7.7%

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