Tera began dating Evan Seinfeld since 2001. Evan Seinfeld is a musician and actor. He is also known for being the director, photographer, and writer. He is popular in the world for being the founding member of Biohazard. After years of romantic love affairs, they finally got engaged at the end of 2002. On 9th of January 2004, they tied their married knot as a loving husband and wife. Their wedding ceremony was held in Las Vegas. At the end of 2009, they dissolved this married life.
From 2010, Tara began dating Tony Acosta. Tony Acosta is a Hollywood special effects artist and he is famous for his work in the movies like 300, Dawn of the Dead, and the Superman movie Man of Steel. They have also welcomed a daughter named Sophia Evelia Acosta. Her nationality is American. Her ethnicity is Thai, Irish, English and Dutch. She is five feet and nine inches in her height.
When Tera was aged nine years old, her mother left her family and then she was completely raised by her father. Her father David Hopkins worked as a carefree hippie. When she was aged 12 years old, she took the modeling classes at Barbizon School of Modeling. Later at the age of 14, she was hired by Japanese modeling agency and then she began modeling in Japan.
Later on she got enrolled at Boise State University where she studied nursing. At the age of 18, she earned her GED. Later on she also attended a local vocational school from where she earned her EMT certification. In 1999, she began her adult career. As a model, she also posed for Playboy and Penthouse.
In the early 2000, she was named the Pet of the Month. She was also named the Pet of the Year runner-up in 2000. In 2003, she signed a contract with an American adult film production company Vivid Entertainment. At the end of 2006, she was seen in its production titled Tera Patrick's Fashion Underground.
In this production, she performed with Jean Val Jean and Tommy Gunn. She announced her retirement from adult industry in 2008. Her net worth is $15 million.