Tega Cay York County, South Carolina

Tega Cay: City in York County, South Carolina, United States of America

About

Tega Cay is a city located in the county of York in the U.S. state of South Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 7,620. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 11,696 inhabitants.

Tega Cay Quick Facts

Population : 11,696 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : South Carolina (United States)
County : York County
Postal code : 29708
Phone Area Codes : 803
Water as percent of area : 17.94%
Land as percent of area : 82.06%
Altitude : 636 feet / 194 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 08:58:15 (7th October 2022)
Population growth : 34.85% (2010-2020)
Tega Cay locator map
Location of Tega Cay on South Carolina map.
Tega Cay City Hall  Tega Cay  SC image
Tega Cay City Hall Tega Cay SC
Tega Cay City Hall  Tega Cay  SC image

Geography

Tega Cay is located at 35°1'28"N 81°1'40"W (35.0243100, -81.0278500).

Tega Cay map

Demographics

The population of Tega Cay increased by 34.85% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 7,620 - census
2011 7,953 4.19% estimation process
2012 8,067 1.41% estimation process
2013 8,421 4.2% estimation process
2014 9,114 7.6% estimation process
2015 9,593 4.99% estimation process
2016 9,904 3.14% estimation process
2017 10,336 4.18% estimation process
2018 10,866 4.88% estimation process
2019 11,335 4.14% estimation process
2020 11,696 3.09% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 32,421
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 26,206
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 23.7%
April 1, 2020 Population : 33,274
April 1, 2010 Population : 26,215
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.0%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 22.2%
People over 65 (%) : 15.8%
Female persons, % : 52.4%
White only, percent : 89.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.9%
Asians alone % : 0.5%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.5%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.7%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 12.3%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 81.7%
2015-2019 Veterans : 2,185
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 4.7%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 60.0%

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 60.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $258,300
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,423
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $497
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,090
2015-2019 Households : 11,369
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.63
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 77.5%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 10.1%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 95.5%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 89.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 87.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 18.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 9.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 9.0%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 68.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 63.7%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 64,091
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 144,972
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 221,597
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 532,491
2012 total retail sales per capita : $19,778
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.7
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $65,088
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $27,156
Percentage of people living in poverty : 12.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,411
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,130
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 780
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 168
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,090
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 239
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,913
2010 population per square mile : 1,561.4
2010 land area in square miles : 16.79

Schools in Tega Cay

College & universities near Tega Cay, SC

Code Name City ZIP
432117 Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology-Rock Hill Rock Hill (SC) 29730

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near Tega Cay, SC

Code Name Address Type
GAS Gastonia 350 Hancock Street RAIL
CLT Charlotte 1914 North Tryon St. RAIL
KAN Kannapolis 201 South Main St. RAIL
SPB Spartanburg 290 Magnolia St RAIL
SAL Salisbury Depot and Liberty Sts. RAIL

Post offices near Tega Cay

Post Office Name City ZIP
Ebenezer Post Office Rock Hill (SC) 29732

Other cities in York County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in York County , SC.

City Name Population Title
Rock Hill 71,548 City in South Carolina
Fort Mill 24,929 City in York County, South Carolina, United States of America
Lake Wylie 8,841 Census-designated place in York County, South Carolina
York 8,637 City in South Carolina
Clover 6,800 Town in the U.
India Hook 3,328 Census-designated place in York County, South Carolina
Lesslie 3,112 Census-designated place in York County, South Carolina
McConnells 319 Town in York County, South Carolina, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Tega Cay distances to largest South Carolina cities