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Taylor County, Kentucky (KY)

County population in 2019: 25,678 (48% urban, 52% rural); it was 22,927 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,116
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,642
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 6,673
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,074 (it was 2,560 in 2000)
% of renters here:

28%
State:

31%

Land area: 270 sq. mi.

Water area: 7.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 95 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Taylor County: 82.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (24.2%), Construction (21.2%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (19.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 75%
  • Government: 5%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 19%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Taylor County, KY (2019)
    • 22,89999.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,1064.8%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 6903.0%Two or more races
    • 6372.8%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2891.3%Asian alone
    • 170.07%Some other race alone
    • 70.03%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

37.9 years
Kentucky median age:

39.2 years
Males: 12,568  (48.9%)
Females: 13,110  (51.1%)
Average household size:
Taylor County:

2.0 people
Kentucky:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $46,023 ($28,089 in 1999)
This county:

$46,023
Kentucky:

$52,295

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $505 (lower quartile is $374, upper quartile is $634)
This county:

$505
State:

$618


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $129,322 (it was $70,000 in 2000)
Taylor:

$129,322
Kentucky:

$151,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $85,592 - $202,095

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $167,790
Here:

$167,790
State:

$202,714

Townhouses or other attached units: $166,332
Here:

$166,332
State:

$210,849

In 2-unit structures: $179,815
Here:

$179,815
State:

$192,751

Mobile homes: $91,801
Here:

$91,801
State:

$65,175

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $924
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $341

Institutionalized population: 322

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 8
  • Burglaries: 64
  • Thefts: 58
  • Auto thefts: 7

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 65
  • Thefts: 85
  • Auto thefts: 6
Taylor County, KY map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 12 buildings, average cost: $77,500
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $85,700
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $94,400
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $159,100
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $98,300
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $148,200
  • 2005: 8 buildings, average cost: $188,800
  • 2006: 29 buildings, average cost: $150,900
  • 2007: 33 buildings, average cost: $132,000
  • 2008: 18 buildings, average cost: $140,500
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $69,500
  • 2010: 12 buildings, average cost: $86,400
  • 2011: 12 buildings, average cost: $86,400
  • 2012: 55 buildings, average cost: $181,600
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2014: 27 buildings, average cost: $86,100
  • 2015: 18 buildings, average cost: $130,600
  • 2016: 10 buildings, average cost: $142,000
  • 2017: 5 buildings, average cost: $234,000
  • 2018: 5 buildings, average cost: $270,000
  • 2019: 6 buildings, average cost: $321,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Taylor, KY residents
Average permit cost in Taylor, KY
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $997 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $888 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Taylor, KY in 2019
Distribution of house value in Taylor, KY in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Taylor, KY in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 16.8%
Taylor County:

16.8%
Kentucky:

16.3%
(15.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.6% for Black residents, 27.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 30.4% for other race residents, 59.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 37.9 years old
(Males: 35.8 years old, Females: 40.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40.1 years old, Black residents: 29.1 years old, American Indian residents: 51.8 years old, Asian residents: 22.6 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 18.6 years old, Other race residents: 21.8 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Taylor County is $386 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $429 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $553 a month.

Cities in this county include: Campbellsville, Saloma, Mannsville.

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

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Neighboring counties: Bollinger County, Missouri , Chautauqua County, Kansas , Caldwell County , Crawford County, Kansas , Marin County, California , Larue County , Petersburg city, Virginia .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.2%
Kentucky:

5.1%

Unemployment by year in Taylor, KY
County total employment by year in Taylor, KY
County average yearly wages by year in Taylor, KY

Current college students: 1,403
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 20.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 506 (25.9% naturalized citizens)

Taylor County:

2.0%
Whole state:

4.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 3122010 or later
  • 552000 to 2009
  • 781990 to 1999
  • 301980 to 1989
  • 111970 to 1979
  • 42Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 76.7%

Taylor County marital status for males Taylor County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,224
  • One, attached: 461
  • Two: 336
  • 3 or 4: 471
  • 5 to 9: 314
  • 10 to 19: 188
  • 20 or more: 13
  • Mobile homes: 1,072

Housing units in Taylor County with a mortgage: 3,034 (32 second mortgage, 426 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,947

Here:

60.0% with mortgage
State:

56.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Taylor County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,31747
Mainline Protestant3,00818
Catholic1,0152
Black Protestant5463
Other2592
None7,367-
Taylor County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Taylor County:

3.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.42 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.42 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Taylor County:

5.86 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 14
This county:

5.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Taylor County:

11.3%
Kentucky:

11.0%

Adult obesity rate:
Taylor County:

28.3%
State:

30.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.2%
State:

15.9%

Agriculture in Taylor County:

Average size of farms: 117 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $20,972
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $199.38
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.92%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 60.15%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $15,424
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 35.72%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.09%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $42,722
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 91.22%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 27.34
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 10.33%
Corn for grain: 5687 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 729 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 4836 harvested acres
Vegetables: 42 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 11 acres

Earthquake activity:

Taylor County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Kentucky state average. It is 116% greater than the overall U.S. average.

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 96.6 miles away from Taylor County center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW) earthquake occurred 157.8 miles away from the county center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 157.8 miles away from the county center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 140.1 miles away from the county center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 171.2 miles away from Taylor County center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 97.0 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Kentucky Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4497, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Kentucky Severe Winter Storms, Snowstorms, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides, Incident Period: February 15, 2015 to February 23, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4216: April 30, 2015, FEMA Id: 4216, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • Kentucky Severe Storms, Flooding, Mudslides, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 01, 2010 to June 01, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1912: May 11, 2010, FEMA Id: 1912, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Mudslide, Flood
  • Kentucky Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 27, 2009 to February 05, 2009, Emergency Declared EM-3302: January 28, 2009, FEMA Id: 3302, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Kentucky Severe Winter Storm and Flooding, Incident Period: January 26, 2009 to February 13, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1818: February 05, 2009, FEMA Id: 1818, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • Kentucky Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3231: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3231, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Kentucky Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: July 13, 2004 to July 15, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1537: August 06, 2004, FEMA Id: 1537, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Kentucky Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: April 27, 2002 to May 10, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1414: May 07, 2002, FEMA Id: 1414, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Kentucky Severe Storms/Flooding, Incident Period: March 01, 1997 to March 31, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1163: March 04, 1997, FEMA Id: 1163, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Kentucky Blizzard, Incident Period: January 05, 1996 to January 12, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1089: January 13, 1996, FEMA Id: 1089, Natural disaster type: Blizzard
  • 5 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Taylor County (15) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Mudslides: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Taylor

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 9,928 (81.8%)
  • Carpooled: 1,342 (11.1%)
  • Light rail, streetcar or trolley: 3 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 58 (0.5%)
  • Walked: 378 (3.1%)
  • Worked at home: 390 (3.2%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Venezuela (27%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (9%)
  • Germany (9%)
  • Korea (8%)
  • England (7%)
  • Japan (7%)
  • Mexico (6%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Taylor County


  • American (42%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • German (6%)
  • English (6%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • European (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Taylor County, Kentucky in 2000:

  • 521 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 136 people in nursing homes
  • 14 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

People in group quarters in Taylor County, Kentucky in 2010:

  • 695 people in college/university student housing
  • 177 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 145 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 17 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $46,316.

5.25% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,998 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.25%
Kentucky average:

6.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.34% relocated from other counties in Kentucky ($27,412 average AGI)
0.91% relocated from other states ($5,586 average AGI)
Taylor County:

0.91%
Kentucky average:

2.65%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Green County, KY  0.73% ($34,306 average AGI)
from Marion County, KY  0.73% ($34,548)
from Adair County, KY  0.53% ($24,667)
from Jefferson County, KY  0.37% ($35,645)


6.33% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,989 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.33%
Kentucky average:

6.57%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.87% relocated to other counties in Kentucky ($22,594 average AGI)
1.46% relocated to other states ($10,395 average AGI)
Taylor County:

1.46%
Kentucky average:

2.75%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Green County, KY  0.71% ($30,246 average AGI)
to Marion County, KY  0.68% ($26,621)
to Adair County, KY  0.55% ($25,362)
to Jefferson County, KY  0.34% ($32,379)
to Fayette County, KY  0.27% ($25,783)
to Hardin County, KY  0.27% ($36,696)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.3

Births per 1000 population in Taylor County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 11.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Taylor County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.5

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Taylor County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 6.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Taylor County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Taylor County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Taylor County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Taylor County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Taylor County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Taylor County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 5,101 (3,770 aged, 1,331 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 449 (8%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Taylor County, Kentucky in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (622)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (458)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (224)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (178)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (90)
  • Unspecified dementia (83)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (60)
  • Congestive heart failure (32)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (31)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (21)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 4.26
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 16,287
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 383
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 85,016

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,187
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,111
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 8

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 48
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 97

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 21

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 207.4. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 134.2
  • Other - 73.2

Household type by relationship:

Households: 25,678
  • Male householders: 4,941 (1,199 living alone), Female householders: 4,996 (1,479 living alone)
  • 4,759 spouses (4,751 opposite-sex spouses), 836 unmarried partners, (836 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 6,909 children (6,190 natural, 68 adopted, 649 stepchildren), 694 grandchildren, 175 brothers or sisters, 222 parents, 0 foster children, 669 other relatives, 272 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,199

Size of family households: 2,898 2-persons, 1,740 3-persons, 1,269 4-persons, 496 5-persons, 142 6-persons, 13 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,680 1-person, 654 2-persons, 25 3-persons.

3,334 married couples with children.
1,676 single-parent households (573 men, 1,103 women).

97.8% of residents of Taylor speak English at home.
0.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (75% speak English very well, 25% speak English well).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (54% speak English very well, 46% speak English well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (33% speak English very well, 53% speak English well, 14% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $149,756,000 ($6,378 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $16,351,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $69,016,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $34,134,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,423,000
Federal grants: $25,548,000
Federal procurement contracts: $13,927,000 ($12,917,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,709,000 ($1,021,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $174,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $7,429,000
Federal Government insurance: $1,045,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,460
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,333
Here:

56 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +63
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +684
Here:

+29 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Taylor County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.64 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.4

Year house built in Taylor County, Kentucky
  • Year house built in Taylor County, Kentucky
  • 4292014 or later
  • 3862010 to 2013
  • 1,1422000 to 2009
  • 1,9431990 to 1999
  • 1,5041980 to 1989
  • 2,2471970 to 1979
  • 1,4801960 to 1969
  • 9081950 to 1959
  • 3761940 to 1949
  • 7111939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Taylor County, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Taylor County, Kentucky
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Taylor County, Kentucky
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 643 rooms
  • 5594 rooms
  • 1,2265 rooms
  • 1,2166 rooms
  • 8427 rooms
  • 8498 rooms
  • 1,2189+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Taylor County, Kentucky
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Taylor County, Kentucky
  • 1241 room
  • 202 rooms
  • 3443 rooms
  • 1,3914 rooms
  • 8865 rooms
  • 6446 rooms
  • 2847 rooms
  • 1448 rooms
  • 809+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Taylor County, Kentucky
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Taylor County, Kentucky
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Taylor County, Kentucky
  • 0no bedroom
  • 251 bedroom
  • 1,0822 bedrooms
  • 3,2103 bedrooms
  • 1,2284 bedrooms
  • 4365+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Taylor County, Kentucky
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Taylor County, Kentucky
  • 146no bedroom
  • 4721 bedroom
  • 1,8302 bedrooms
  • 1,1333 bedrooms
  • 3514 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Taylor County, Kentucky in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Taylor County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Taylor County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 214no vehicle
  • 1,0241 vehicle
  • 2,6482 vehicles
  • 1,3003 vehicles
  • 5214 vehicles
  • 2925+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Taylor County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Taylor County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 656no vehicle
  • 1,9801 vehicle
  • 1,1122 vehicles
  • 1903 vehicles
  • 224 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

79.9% of Taylor County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 84% lived in Kentucky.

Taylor County:

79.9%
State average:

84.9%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 20,237
  • Other state: 4,753
  • Northeast: 548
  • Midwest: 2,048
  • South: 1,564
  • West: 584
Year householders moved into unit in Taylor County, KY
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Taylor County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 54.2%Electricity
  • 30.4%Utility gas
  • 7.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.9%Wood
  • 0.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.4%No fuel used
  • 0.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 47.8%Electricity
  • 45.4%Utility gas
  • 3.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.6%Wood
  • 0.8%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 137
Here:

5.7%
Kentucky:

11.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 111
Here:

7.8%
Kentucky:

13.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 878
Here:

50.7%
Kentucky:

17.7%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Taylor County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $876,000
  • Charges - Other: $253,000
    Regular Highways: $49,000
    Solid Waste Management: $35,000
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $454,000
    Local Fire Protection: $264,000
    Regular Highways: $188,000
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,406,000
    General - Other: $2,154,000
    Regular Highways: $1,529,000
    Central Staff Services: $556,000
    Parks and Recreation: $435,000
    Police Protection: $407,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $291,000
    Financial Administration: $289,000
    Health - Other: $229,000
    General Public Buildings: $149,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $98,000
    Air Transportation: $91,000
    Local Fire Protection: $70,000
    Solid Waste Management: $44,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $29,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $21,000
    Other: $16,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $197,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $393,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,836,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $45,690,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $11,001,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $11,001,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,145,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $291,000
    Interest Earnings: $40,000
    Sale of Property: $35,000
    Rents: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $307,000
    General - Other: $157,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $90,000
    Police Protection: $41,000
    Financial Administration: $22,000
    Health - Other: $4,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,621,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,001,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,426,000
    Highways: $1,402,000
  • Tax - Individual Income: $4,076,000
    Property: $1,101,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $237,000
    Corporation License: $98,000
    Other Selective Sales: $96,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $71,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,277,000

Taylor County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $876,000
  • Charges - Other: $253,000
    Regular Highways: $49,000
    Solid Waste Management: $35,000
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $454,000
    Local Fire Protection: $264,000
    Regular Highways: $188,000
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,406,000
    General - Other: $2,154,000
    Regular Highways: $1,529,000
    Central Staff Services: $556,000
    Parks and Recreation: $435,000
    Police Protection: $407,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $291,000
    Financial Administration: $289,000
    Health - Other: $229,000
    General Public Buildings: $149,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $98,000
    Air Transportation: $91,000
    Local Fire Protection: $70,000
    Solid Waste Management: $44,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $29,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $21,000
    Other: $16,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $197,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $393,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,836,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $45,690,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $11,001,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $11,001,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,145,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $291,000
    Interest Earnings: $40,000
    Sale of Property: $35,000
    Rents: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $307,000
    General - Other: $157,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $90,000
    Police Protection: $41,000
    Financial Administration: $22,000
    Health - Other: $4,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,621,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,001,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,426,000
    Highways: $1,402,000
  • Tax - Individual Income: $4,076,000
    Property: $1,101,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $237,000
    Corporation License: $98,000
    Other Selective Sales: $96,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $71,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,277,000

Taylor County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $876,000
  • Charges - Other: $253,000
    Regular Highways: $49,000
    Solid Waste Management: $35,000
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $454,000
    Local Fire Protection: $264,000
    Regular Highways: $188,000
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,406,000
    General - Other: $2,154,000
    Regular Highways: $1,529,000
    Central Staff Services: $556,000
    Parks and Recreation: $435,000
    Police Protection: $407,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $291,000
    Financial Administration: $289,000
    Health - Other: $229,000
    General Public Buildings: $149,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $98,000
    Air Transportation: $91,000
    Local Fire Protection: $70,000
    Solid Waste Management: $44,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $29,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $21,000
    Other: $16,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $197,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $393,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,836,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $45,690,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $11,001,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $11,001,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,145,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $291,000
    Interest Earnings: $40,000
    Sale of Property: $35,000
    Rents: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $307,000
    General - Other: $157,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $90,000
    Police Protection: $41,000
    Financial Administration: $22,000
    Health - Other: $4,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,621,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,001,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,426,000
    Highways: $1,402,000
  • Tax - Individual Income: $4,076,000
    Property: $1,101,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $237,000
    Corporation License: $98,000
    Other Selective Sales: $96,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $71,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,277,000

Taylor County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $876,000
  • Charges - Other: $253,000
    Regular Highways: $49,000
    Solid Waste Management: $35,000
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $454,000
    Local Fire Protection: $264,000
    Regular Highways: $188,000
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,406,000
    General - Other: $2,154,000
    Regular Highways: $1,529,000
    Central Staff Services: $556,000
    Parks and Recreation: $435,000
    Police Protection: $407,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $291,000
    Financial Administration: $289,000
    Health - Other: $229,000
    General Public Buildings: $149,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $98,000
    Air Transportation: $91,000
    Local Fire Protection: $70,000
    Solid Waste Management: $44,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $29,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $21,000
    Other: $16,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $197,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $393,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,836,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $45,690,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $11,001,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $11,001,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,145,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $291,000
    Interest Earnings: $40,000
    Sale of Property: $35,000
    Rents: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $307,000
    General - Other: $157,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $90,000
    Police Protection: $41,000
    Financial Administration: $22,000
    Health - Other: $4,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,621,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,001,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,426,000
    Highways: $1,402,000
  • Tax - Individual Income: $4,076,000
    Property: $1,101,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $237,000
    Corporation License: $98,000
    Other Selective Sales: $96,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $71,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,277,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,289
  • Number of aged recipients: 103
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,186
  • Number of recipients under 18: 175
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 867
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 247
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 520
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 553
Most common first names in Taylor County, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James20771.9 years
William18775.6 years
Mary16979.5 years
Robert11473.2 years
John10975.0 years
George9575.9 years
Charles9271.1 years
Henry6076.3 years
Margaret4677.2 years
Dorothy4576.2 years
Most common last names in Taylor County, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith11975.0 years
Cox11772.2 years
Skaggs5873.9 years
Miller5778.9 years
Johnson5773.5 years
Underwood5073.6 years
Wise4680.1 years
Thompson4671.6 years
Williams4573.1 years
Wright4573.6 years
Businesses in Taylor County, KY
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1La-Z-Boy2
Advance Auto Parts1Lane Furniture1
Arby's1Little Caesars Pizza1
AutoZone1Lowe's1
Baskin-Robbins1Maurices1
Best Western1McDonald's1
Burger King1Papa John's Pizza1
CVS1Penske1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Curves1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1SONIC Drive-In1
Domino's Pizza1Sprint Nextel1
FedEx1Subway2
GameStop1Super 81
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Hardee's1U-Haul3
Holiday Inn1UPS2
JCPenney1Walmart1
Jones New York1Wendy's1
Kroger2

Taylor County on our top lists:

  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"