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Tega Cay
  • Suburb in South Carolina

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grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade A
  4. Nightlife
    grade B+
  5. Good for Families
    grade A+
  6. Diversity
    grade B minus
  7. Jobs
    grade A minus
  8. Weather
    grade B+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B+
  12. Commute
    grade B minus

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Tega Cay is a suburb of Charlotte with a population of 10,412. Tega Cay is in York County and is one of the best places to live in South Carolina. Living in Tega Cay offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in Tega Cay and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Tega Cay are highly rated.

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About Tega Cay...
Population
10,412

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$331,100
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,453
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    4%
  • Own
    96%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    35.3
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    0
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    8.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    8.8
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,430.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    8.8
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    16%
  • 18-24 years
    5%
  • 25-34 years
    7%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    18%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    22%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    37%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    12%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    national  12%

Working in Tega Cay

Jobs
grade A minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$130,918
National
$62,843

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