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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+
  7. Jobs
    grade A
  8. Weather
    grade B+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  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 12,816. 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.

About

About Tega Cay...
Population
12,816

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$462,900
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,253
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    13%
  • Own
    87%
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Tega Cay Rankings

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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
    36.7
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    7.3
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    80.8
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    948
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    7.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    2%
  • 25-34 years
    4%
  • 35-44 years
    23%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    32%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    34%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    21%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    12%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    1%
    national  11%

Working in Tega Cay

Jobs
grade A
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$140,172
National
$75,149

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