Taylors, South Carolina

Submit your own pictures of this place and show them to the world

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2010: 21,617.
Population change since 2000: +7.4%
Males: 10,405  (48.1%)
Females: 11,212  (51.9%)
Median resident age:

38.1 years
South Carolina median age:

39.4 years

Zip codes: 29687.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $55,838 (it was $46,986 in 2000)
Taylors:

$55,838
SC:

$50,570

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $27,785 (it was $21,463 in 2000)

Taylors CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $161,604 (it was $108,700 in 2000)
Taylors:

$161,604
SC:

$161,800

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $157,832; detached houses: $164,069; townhouses or other attached units: $115,907; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $86,585; mobile homes: $60,481

Median gross rent in 2017: $855.

March 2019 cost of living index in Taylors: 85.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.6%
(13.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.5% for Black residents, 5.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 3.4% for other race residents, 5.5% for two or more races residents)
Business Profiles
Profiles of local businesses
Put your B&M business profile right here for free. 50,000 businesses already created their profiles!
Settings
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2020 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in Taylors, SC (2017)
    • 17,46173.7%White alone
    • 2,89712.2%Black alone
    • 2,1439.0%Hispanic
    • 5222.2%Asian alone
    • 3141.3%Two or more races
    • 1740.7%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 1080.5%American Indian alone
    • 360.2%Other race alone

Races in Taylors detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists, there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Taylors, South Carolina as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Taylors is 1,958 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Recent articles from our blog. Our writers, many of them Ph.D. graduates or candidates, create easy-to-read articles on a wide variety of topics.
Taylors, SC forum
Recent posts about Taylors, South Carolina on our local forum with over 2,200,000 registered users. Taylors is mentioned 2,558 times on our forum:
Moving to Taylors or Greer  (15 replies)
:::Initial Impression Of Greer/Taylors  (20 replies)
Eastgate Village, Taylors, South Carolina  (48 replies)
Taylors Mill  (6 replies)
Taylors, found a really nice little house  (19 replies)
Taylors, South Carolina: Retail  (8 replies)

Latest news from Taylors, SC collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: American (13.2%), English (12.9%), German (7.7%), Irish (6.4%), Scotch-Irish (2.7%), Italian (2.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 940 feet

Land area: 10.9 square miles.

Population density: 1,991 people per square mile   (low).

Taylors, South Carolina map

1,716 residents are foreign born (4.3% Latin America, 1.4% Asia).

This place:

7.2%
South Carolina:

4.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,176 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $812 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenville, SC (6.4 miles , pop. 56,002).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (86.3 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (527.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Wade Hampton, SC (1.6 miles ),
Greer, SC (2.2 miles ),
Greenville, SC (2.5 miles ),
Sans Souci, SC (2.5 miles ),
City View, SC (2.7 miles ),
Wedgefield, SC (2.8 miles ),
Travelers Rest, SC (2.9 miles ),
Parker, SC (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 34.91 N, Longitude: 82.31 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -7,294 (-30.8%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 1,171 (10.1%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 864

Distribution of median household income in Taylors, SC in 2017
Distribution of house value in Taylors, SC in 2017

Property values in Taylors, SC

Taylors satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.9%
South Carolina:

3.3%
Historical population in Taylors, SC
Historical housing units in Taylors, SC
Most common industries in Taylors, SC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Health care (7.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.2%)
  • Construction (6.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.8%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (3.8%)
  • Machinery (3.4%)
  • Educational services (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (12.9%)
  • Health care (12.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.2%)
  • Social assistance (3.0%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (2.8%)
Most common occupations in Taylors, SC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.9%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
  • Registered nurses (3.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.6%)

Average climate in Taylors, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Taylors, South Carolina average temperatures Taylors, South Carolina average precipitation Taylors, South Carolina humidity Taylors, South Carolina wind speed Taylors, South Carolina snowfall Taylors, South Carolina sunshine Taylors, South Carolina clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 61.7. This is better than average.

City:

61.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2011 was 0.187. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.187
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 7.65. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.65
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.154. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.154
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 12.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.3
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.56. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.56
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 0.00369. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00369
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Taylors-area historical tornado activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 5% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.5 miles away from the Taylors place center killed 2 people and injured 35 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/10/1952, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.6 miles away from the place center killed 2 people and injured 4 people.

Earthquake activity:

Taylors-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 72.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 111.5 miles away from Taylors center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 245.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 190.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 186.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 156.3 miles away from Taylors center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Greenville County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Taylors topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Taylors:

  • GREER SOUTH DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; GREER, SC)
  • NHC HEALTHCARE - GREENVILLE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; GREER, SC)
  • GREER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; GREER, SC)
  • EMERITUS AT GREENVILLE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; GREENVILLE, SC)
  • VISTACARE OF SOUTH CAROLINA (Hospital, about 5 miles away; GREENVILLE, SC)
  • GREENVILLE HOSPITAL SYSTEM HHA (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; GREENVILLE, SC)
  • PATEWOOD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; GREENVILLE, SC)

Amtrak station near Taylors:

  • 8 miles: GREENVILLE (1120 W. WASHINGTON ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Taylors:

  • Bob Jones University (about 5 miles; Greenville, SC; Full-time enrollment: 3,308)
  • Greenville Technical College (about 8 miles; Greenville, SC; FT enrollment: 9,859)
  • Furman University (about 8 miles; Greenville, SC; FT enrollment: 2,988)
  • North Greenville University (about 12 miles; Tigerville, SC; FT enrollment: 2,341)
  • Spartanburg Community College (about 19 miles; Spartanburg, SC; FT enrollment: 4,309)
  • University of South Carolina-Upstate (about 21 miles; Spartanburg, SC; FT enrollment: 4,994)
  • Tri-County Technical College (about 34 miles; Pendleton, SC; FT enrollment: 5,174)

Public high schools in Taylors:

Private high school in Taylors:

  • PLEASANT VIEW CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 29, Location: 110 OLD RUTHERFORD RD, Grades: KG-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Taylors:

Private elementary/middle school in Taylors:

  • PRINCE OF PEACE CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 251, Location: 1209 BRUSHY CREEK RD, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Taylors

Points of interest:

Click to draw/clear place borders

Notable locations in Taylors: Pebble Creek Golf Course (A), Taylors Fire Department Station 2 (B), Taylors Fire Department Station 1 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Taylors include: Aikens Chapel (A), Bethel Church (B), Eastside Church (C), Fellowship Church (D), Lee Road Church (E), Pebble Creek Church (F), Saint Luke Church (G), Southern Bleachery Church (H), Stephenson Memorial Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Mountain Creek (A), Cane Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: GemsTravels (100 Meridian Avenue).

Court: Garrett C R-Chick Springs Summary Court (2801 Wade Hampton Boulevard).

Birthplace of: Rasmi Gamble - College basketball player (Elon University Phoenix).

Greenville County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Taylors and their reported violations in the past:

TIFFANY LANES (Serves LA, Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-13-2009), St Public Notif requested (NOV-13-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-23-2006), St Public Notif requested (AUG-23-2006)
Average household size:
This place:

2.5 people
South Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

69.4%
Whole state:

67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

5.4%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
44 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
38 people in nursing homes in 2000
3 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with most branches in Taylors (2011 data):

  • Bank of Travelers Rest: Taylors Branch at 6000 Wade Hampton Boulevard, branch established on 2007/11/21. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $481.2 mil, Deposits: $419.9 mil, headquarters in Travelers Rest, SC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Travelers Rest Bancshares, Inc.
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Taylors Branch at 3255 Wade Hampton Boulevard, branch established on 1933/01/01. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • Woodforest National Bank: Taylors Branch at 3027 Wade Hampton Blvd., branch established on 2008/03/15. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions)
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Greer Branch at 6011 Wade Hampton Boulevard, branch established on 2004/10/18. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Independence National Bank: Wade Hampton Branch at 2801b Wade Hampton Boulevard, branch established on 2007/10/11. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $112.3 mil, Deposits: $96.6 mil, headquarters in Greenville, SC, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Independence Bancshares, Inc.
  • Synovus Bank: Wade Hampton Branch at 2800 Wade Hampton Boulevard, branch established on 1993/07/14. Info updated 2011/01/25: Bank assets: $26,863.3 mil, Deposits: $22,415.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 296 total offices, Holding Company: Synovus Financial Corp.
  • TD Bank, National Association: Tigerville Branch at 7800 North Tigerville Road, branch established on 2009/01/05. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • Greer State Bank: Taylors Branch at 3317 Wade Hampton Boulelvard, branch established on 2005/01/10. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $382.5 mil, Deposits: $281.8 mil, headquarters in Greer, SC, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Greer Bancshares Incorporated
  • SunTrust Bank: Eastgate Village Shopping Branch 709 at 5008 Old Spartanburg Road, branch established on 1921/01/01. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Taylors:

Marital status in Taylors, SC
  • Never married: 28.3%
  • Now married: 52.3%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

For population 25 years and over in Taylors:

  • High school or higher: 90.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
South Carolina average:

11.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Taylors
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Taylors, SC (based on Greenville County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant186,955473
Mainline Protestant44,20096
Catholic25,4178
Black Protestant7,75324
Other5,65625
Orthodox1,9303
None179,314-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 86
This county:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
Greenville County:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 23
Greenville County:

0.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 198
Here:

4.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 383
Here:

8.96 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Greenville County:

8.3%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Greenville County:

24.4%
South Carolina:

29.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Greenville County:

13.7%
South Carolina:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.6%
South Carolina:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Taylors:

43.7%
South Carolina:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Taylors:

28.9
South Carolina:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Taylors:

22.0%
South Carolina:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Taylors:

10.5%
South Carolina:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Taylors:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Taylors:

34.9%
South Carolina:

34.4%

General health condition:
Taylors:

54.4%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.6%
South Carolina:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Taylors, SC Residents

7.16% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($61,881 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.16%
South Carolina average:

7.95%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($818 average AGI)
Greenville County:

0.05%
South Carolina average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Spartanburg County, SC  0.76% ($48,235 average AGI)
from Anderson County, SC  0.48% ($44,626)
from Pickens County, SC  0.41% ($43,429)


6.07% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($53,594 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.07%
South Carolina average:

6.98%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,160 average AGI)
Greenville County:

0.07%
South Carolina average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Spartanburg County, SC  0.98% ($45,807 average AGI)
to Anderson County, SC  0.57% ($46,222)
to Pickens County, SC  0.48% ($48,958)
Businesses in Taylors, SC
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Office Depot1
Advance Auto Parts1Panera Bread1
AutoZone1PetSmart1
Blockbuster1Publix Super Markets1
Burger King2RadioShack1
CVS2Ruby Tuesday1
Chick-Fil-A1Sprint Nextel1
Curves1Starbucks1
Discount Tire1Subway1
FedEx2T-Mobile3
Firestone Complete Auto Care2Target1
GNC1U-Haul1
GameStop1UPS4
H&R Block1Verizon Wireless1
Hardee's1Waffle House1
Hobby Lobby1Walmart1
KFC1YMCA1
Little Caesars Pizza2

Strongest AM radio stations in Taylors:

  • WMUU (1260 AM; 5 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: WMUU, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCSZ (1070 AM; 50 kW; SANS SOUCI, SC; Owner: WHYZ RADIO, L.P.)
  • WCKI (1300 AM; 1 kW; GREER, SC; Owner: SIRA-PACK RADIO, INC.)
  • WYRD (1330 AM; 5 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WPJM (800 AM; 1 kW; GREER, SC; Owner: FULL GOSPEL WPJM 800 AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WDAB (1580 AM; 5 kW; TRAVELERS REST, SC; Owner: DABNEY-ADAMSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGVL (1440 AM; 5 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WJFJ (1160 AM; 10 kW; TRYON, NC; Owner: COLUMBUS BROADCAST CORPORATION, INC.)
  • WORD (950 AM; 5 kW; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGCR (720 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PISGAH FOREST, NC; Owner: ANCHOR BAPTIST BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Taylors:

  • WEPR (90.1 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WMUU-FM (94.5 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: WMUU, INC.)
  • WBZT-FM (96.7 FM; MAULDIN, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLFJ-FM (89.3 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WSPA-FM (98.9 FM; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFBC-FM (93.7 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WESC-FM (92.5 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WROQ (101.1 FM; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: OBC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSSL-FM (100.5 FM; GRAY COURT, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTPT (93.3 FM; FOREST CITY, NC; Owner: UPSTATE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WMYI (102.5 FM; HENDERSONVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W247AB (97.3 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WTBI-FM (91.7 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: TABERNACLE BAPTIST BIBLE COLLEGE)
  • WOLT (103.3 FM; GREER, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKSF (99.9 FM; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJMZ-FM (107.3 FM; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W218AD (91.5 FM; BREVARD, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNCW (88.7 FM; SPINDALE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • W220CD (91.9 FM; ENKA, NC; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Taylors:

  • WNTV (Channel 29; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WBSC-TV (Channel 40; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: ANDERSON (WFBC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WHNS (Channel 21; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WGGS-TV (Channel 16; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CAROLINA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WYFF (Channel 4; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: WYFF HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WSPA-TV (Channel 7; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WASV-TV (Channel 62; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSQY-LP (Channel 66; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ASHEVILLE MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WRET-TV (Channel 49; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • W10AJ (Channel 10; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Taylors fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 29Number of bridges
  • 308ft / 94.2mTotal length
  • $4,306,000Total costs
  • 247,034Total average daily traffic
  • 8,816Total average daily truck traffic
  • 347,908Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Taylors, SC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 51930-1939
  • 41960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 82000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Taylors, SC

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

92 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Taylors)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Taylors, SC)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • Taylors, 408 Buncombe Rd (Lat: 34.947056 Lon: -82.267833), Type: Mast, Structure height: 48.1 m, Overall height: 53.1 m, Call Sign: WQHP942,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11445.0 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 11365.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, Grant Date: 10/24/2017, Expiration Date: 10/02/2027, Certifier: Jennifer S Skasko, Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801
  • TAYLORS, 4 Landmark Drive (Taylors - Greenville, Sc Msa) (Lat: 34.912861 Lon: -82.317778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 80.7 m, Call Sign: WQIT354,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11285.0 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, Grant Date: 05/07/2008, Expiration Date: 05/07/2018, Cancellation Date: 11/07/2009, Certifier: William Chastain, Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • Taylors, Lat: 34.912861 Lon: -82.317778, Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 80.7 m, Call Sign: WQLV604,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/04/2010, Expiration Date: 05/04/2020, Certifier: Glenn W Ishihara, Registrant: Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, P.L.C., 1300 N. 17th Street, 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22209, Phone: (703) 812-0430, Fax: (703) 812-0486, Email:
  • Taylors, Lat: 34.912861 Lon: -82.317778, Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 80.7 m, Call Sign: WQLV604,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/04/2010, Expiration Date: 05/04/2020, Certifier: Glenn W Ishihara, Registrant: Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, P.L.C., 1300 N. 17th Street, 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22209, Phone: (703) 812-0430, Fax: (703) 812-0486, Email:
  • Taylors, Lat: 34.912861 Lon: -82.317778, Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 80.7 m, Call Sign: WQLV604,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/04/2010, Expiration Date: 05/04/2020, Certifier: Glenn W Ishihara, Registrant: Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, P.L.C., 1300 N. 17th Street, 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22209, Phone: (703) 812-0430, Fax: (703) 812-0486, Email:
  • Taylors, Lat: 34.912861 Lon: -82.317778, Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 80.7 m, Call Sign: WQLV604,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/04/2010, Expiration Date: 05/04/2020, Certifier: Glenn W Ishihara, Registrant: Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, P.L.C., 1300 N. 17th Street, 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22209, Phone: (703) 812-0430, Fax: (703) 812-0486, Email:
  • 3409 Rutherford Rd (Lat: 34.914833 Lon: -82.322333), Structure height: 8.5 m, Call Sign: WBS325, Licensee ID: L01630176,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6975.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/30/1976, Expiration Date: 12/01/2020, Registrant: Carolina Christian Broadcasting, Inc, 3409 Rutherford Road, Taylors, SC 29687

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

206 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Taylors)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

3 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Taylors)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

23 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 5 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED104$127,47967$122,748330$127,43012$41,32219$84,2901$16,960
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$119,0853$123,31327$119,3190$01$122,0600$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED14$105,74113$71,70388$128,9569$13,45611$78,3582$31,820
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$117,1839$111,16391$124,9123$93,8538$89,4030$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$83,1052$141,23014$115,5900$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0018.03 , 0018.04, 0026.02, 0026.04, 0026.07, 0027.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 5 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED17$153,38423$148,785
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$219,8806$114,805
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$172,9500$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$139,4602$111,495
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$143,6800$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0018.03 , 0018.04, 0026.02, 0026.04, 0026.07, 0027.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Taylors, SC
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Taylors, SC - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 89. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 157 took place in 2016, and the least - 21 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Taylors, SC When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (42.5%), and Structure Fires (38.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Taylors, SC
    • 64142.5%Outside Fires
    • 58438.7%Structure Fires
    • 22014.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 634.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Taylors, SC
Most common first names in Taylors, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James21672.2 years
William16773.1 years
John15972.9 years
Mary12875.3 years
Robert10769.8 years
Charles7772.2 years
Thomas7273.0 years
George5773.3 years
Margaret5576.0 years
Ruth5379.9 years
Most common last names in Taylors, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith9371.6 years
Jones7173.2 years
Davis5372.3 years
Brown5275.1 years
Miller3971.5 years
Williams3969.9 years
Johnson3770.4 years
Bishop3478.6 years
Thompson3268.2 years
Edwards3077.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Taylors, SC
  • 51.4%Utility gas
  • 45.0%Electricity
  • 1.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.5%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Taylors, SC
  • 56.5%Electricity
  • 39.1%Utility gas
  • 1.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.7%No fuel used
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Taylors compared to South Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Taylors on our top lists:

  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Jordan (population 500+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Eastern Africa (population 500+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant adherents"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 69 pilots and 94 other airmen in this city.
Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Lucas John Stoia (77)
  • John Wesley Harris, Jr. (25)
  • Solomon Bekele (15)
  • George Reiter (14)
  • Mark Steven Honkomp (12)
  • John Drake Vanselow (9)
  • William Forrester Seely (7)
  • William Gregory Hewitt (7)
  • Lori Shannon Sears (5)
  • John Y. Kamin (5)

Total of 300 patent applications in 2008-2020.