Taylor County Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work - Median Income by Zipcode

What is the population of Taylor County?

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There are 148,057 residents in Taylor County, with a median age of 37.1. Of this, 51.12% are males and 48.88% are females. US-born citizens make up 91.94% of the resident pool in Taylor County, while non-US-born citizens account for 4.2%. Additionally, 3.86% of the population is represented by non-citizens.
A total of 114,734 people in Taylor County currently live in the same house as they did last year.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 148,057 0.3%
Male Population 75,684 0.3%
Female Population 72,373 0.4%
Male population 51.12%
Female population 48.88%
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 37.1 1.1%
Citizen US Born 136,123 0.1%
Citizen not US Born 6,214 -5.1%
Not Citizen 5,720 12.4%
Citizen US Born 91.94%
Citizen not US Born 4.2%
Not Citizen 3.86%
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 1,215 27.1%
Moved from Same County 15,802 -4.3%
Moved from Same State 10,884 -0.4%
Moved from Different State 3,644 -4.1%
Same House as Last Year 114,734 1.3%
Moved from Abroad 0.83%
Moved from Same County 10.8%
Moved from Same State 7.44%
Moved from Different State 2.49%
Same House as Last Year 78.44%

What are the employment statistics in Taylor County?

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White-collar workers make up 76.47% of the working population in Taylor County, while blue-collar employees account for 23.53%. There are also 5,738 entrepreneurs in Taylor County (8.67% of the workforce); 42,575 workers employed in private companies (64.37%); and 10,425 people working in governmental institutions (15.76%).
Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 50,582 1.8%
Blue Collar 15,563 1.2%
White Collar 76.47%
Blue Collar 23.53%
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 5,738 2.1%
Private Companies 42,575 2.4%
Governmental Workers 10,425 1.6%
Not for Profit Companies 7,407 -2.6%
Self Employees 8.67%
Private Companies 64.37%
Governmental Workers 15.76%
Not for Profit Companies 11.2%

How many households are there in Taylor County?

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There are a total of 51,959 households in Taylor County, each made up of around 3 members. Family establishments represent 66.63% of these Taylor County households, while non-family units account for the remaining 33.37%. Additionally, 33.51% of households have children and 66.49% of households are without children.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 51,959 1.0%
Average People Per Household 3 -2.6%
Family Households 34,618 2.1%
Non-family Households 17,341 -1.0%
Family Households 66.63%
Non-family Households 33.37%
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 17,409 1.1%
Households without Children 34,550 1.0%
Households with Children 33.51%
Households without Children 66.49%

What are the median and average incomes in Taylor County?

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The average annual household income in Taylor County is $77,914, while the median household income sits at $54,375 per year. Residents aged 25 to 44 earn $62,100, while those between 45 and 64 years old have a median wage of $64,893. In contrast, people younger than 25 and those older than 65 earn less, at $35,678 and $47,949, respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $77,914 -1.5%
Median Household Income $54,375 7.1%
People below Poverty Level 18,335 -7.7%
People above Poverty Level 114,939 2.1%

How many homeowners and renters are there in Taylor County?

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There are 59,731 housing units in Taylor County, and the median year in which these properties were built is 1980. Of the 51,959 occupied housing units in Taylor County, 59.19% are owner-occupied, while 40.81% have renters living in them.
Meanwhile, properties bought with mortgages account for 51.33% of the units, and the median value of a home with a mortgage is $140,250. In general, housing costs reach $767 per month in Taylor County.
Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 59,731 0.4%
Median Year Built 1980 0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 3,973 -5.8%
Built between 1940 and 1949 4,318 0.6%
Built between 1950 and 1959 11,560 0.7%
Built between 1960 and 1969 6,042 -8.9%
Built between 1970 and 1979 8,414 -0.2%
Built between 1980 and 1989 9,643 10.7%
Built between 1990 and 1999 5,451 -5.3%
Built between 2000 and 2009 6,167 -0.8%
Built in 2010 or Later 4,163 10.2%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 51,959 1.0%
Owner Occupied 30,756 1.4%
Renter Occupied 21,203 0.5%
Owner Occupied 59.19%
Renter Occupied 40.81%
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 15,788 3.3%
Without Mortgage 14,968 -0.6%
Median Value with Mortgage $140,250 19.0%
Median Value without Mortgage $102,900 15.3%
Median Housing Costs per Month $767 -0.7%
With Mortgage 51.33%
Without Mortgage 48.67%

What is the level of education in Taylor County?

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Approximately 40.21% of the population in Taylor County holds a high school degree (that's 45,266 residents), while 26.07% have attained a college certificate (29,342 locals) and 14.66% have a bachelor's degree (16,499 people).
Y-o-Y Change
No High School 4,253 0.8%
Some High School 45,266 -1.6%
Some College 29,342 -1.8%
Associate Degree 8,893 7.8%
Bachelor's Degree 16,499 5.0%
Graduate Degree 8,308 8.9%
No High School 3.78%
Some High School 40.21%
Some College 26.07%
Associate Degree 7.9%
Bachelor's Degree 14.66%
Graduate Degree 7.38%

What is the marital status of Taylor County residents?

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A total of 40,655 people in Taylor County have never been married (which represents 33.43% of the total population), while 58,328 of them are wedded (47.97%). Separated and divorced residents are in smaller numbers, at 2,909 (2.39%) and 13,200 (10.85%), respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 40,655 0.8%
Married 58,328 1.2%
Separated 2,909 -11.2%
Widowed 6,513 -4.1%
Divorced 13,200 -2.1%
Never Married 33.43%
Married 47.97%
Separated 2.39%
Widowed 5.36%
Divorced 10.85%

What are the most common means of transportation in Taylor County?

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The top three means of transportation people in Taylor County use to get to work are: car, walking and bus or trolley bus. A total of 62,102 residents commute by car, 1,562 prefer going to work by walking and 463 by bus or trolley bus.
Y-o-Y Change
Car 62,102 0.0%
Bus or TrolleyBus 463 17.2%
Ferryboat 3 N/A
Bicycle 195 -3.0%
Motorcycle 137 17.1%
TaxiCab 70 -9.1%
Walk 1,562 15.7%

What is the median and average household income in Taylor County by zipcode?

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ZipCode Population Number of Households Median Income Average Income
79508 1,060 428 $54,375.00 $65,992.00
79530 450 206 $58,125.00 $57,908.00
79536 5,230 1,792 $61,903.00 $74,931.00
79541 1,172 392 $0.00 $174,034.00
79561 440 183 $56,875.00 $73,787.00
79562 3,795 1,230 $94,091.00 $97,601.00
79563 1,013 378 $49,500.00 $52,447.00
79566 218 98 $36,429.00 $66,448.00
79601 27,385 7,654 $46,468.00 $57,929.00
79602 26,033 8,798 $69,651.00 $92,794.00

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Zip codes included in this demographic data: 79508 79530 79536 79541 79561 79562 79563 79566 79601 79602 79603 79605 79606 79607 79699

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