Taylor County, TX Demographic Data

Taylor County, TX Summary

Taylor County is located in Texas
  • Population: 133,473
  • Area: 919.31 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 915.55 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 3.75 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 145.18 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 2,315.62 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Taylor County, TX Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
69,461
51%
50.8
Male
66,590
49%
49.2
Total Population
136,051
 
321,419,000

Taylor County, TX Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
9,762
7.2% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
9,179
6.7% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
9,481
7.0% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
10,586
7.8% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
14,809
10.9% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
19,262
14.2% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
14,477
10.6% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
14,459
10.6% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
8,798
6.5% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
6,282
4.6% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
10,271
7.5% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
5,773
4.2% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
2,912
2.1% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
102,361
75.2%
77.1
Female
52,897
51.7%
51.4
Male
49,464
48.3%
48.6
21 Years and over
93,206
68.5%
72.9
62 Years and over
22,749
16.7%
18.3
65 Years and over
18,956
13.9%
14.9
Female
10,871
57.3%
55.9
Male
8,085
42.7%
44.1
Median Age (years)
32
NR
NR

Taylor County, TX Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
131,450
96.6% 
96.9
White
104,669
76.9% 
73.1
Black or African American
10,296
7.6% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
759
0.6% 
0.8
Asian
2,100
1.5% 
5.4
Asian Indian
NR
NR 
1.2
Chinese
NR
NR 
1.3
Filipino
NR
NR 
0.9
Japanese
NR
NR 
0.2
Korean
NR
NR 
0.5
Vietnamese
NR
NR 
0.5
Other Asian
NR
NR 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
NR
NR 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
NR
NR 
0.0
Samoan
NR
NR 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
NR
NR 
0.1
Some Other Race
13,626
10.0% 
4.8
Two or More Races
4,601
3.4% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
32,538
23.9% 
17.6
Mexican
NR
NR 
11.1
Puerto Rican
NR
NR 
1.7
Cuban
NR
NR 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
NR
NR 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
103,513
76.1% 
82.4

Taylor County, TX Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
3,874
4.7% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
5,133
6.2% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
25,202
30.6% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
21,437
26.1% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
7,812
9.5% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
12,612
15.3% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
6,164
7.5% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
9,007
10.9%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
73,227
89.0%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
18,776
22.8%
30.6

Taylor County, TX Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
36,356
33.8%
33.5%
Now Married
48,146
44.7%
47.5
Divorced
12,769
11.9%
11.0%
Separated
3,215
3.0%
2.1
Widowed
7,143
6.6
5.8%

Taylor County, TX Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
107,666
85.3%
78.5%
Languages other than english
18,623
14.7%
21.5%
Spanish
NR
NR
13.3
Other indo-european languages
NR
NR
3.7
Asian and Pacific islander languages
NR
NR
3.5
Other Languages
NR
NR
1

Taylor County, TX Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
2,852
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
2,617
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
6,323
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
6,035
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
7,096
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
9,653
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
5,382
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
6,053
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
1,397
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
1,526
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
48,636
 
55,775
Per capita income
25,317
 
29,979

Taylor County, TX Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
1,136
1.8%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
7,131
11.4%
9.8
Construction
3,562
5.7%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
19,189
30.7%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
3,643
5.8%
6.5
Information
580
0.9%
2.1
Manufacturing
3,278
5.2%
10.3
Other services except public administration
3,562
5.7%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
4,005
6.4%
11.3
Public administration
3,678
5.9%
4.6
Retail trade
7,389
11.8%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
3,905
6.3%
5.1
Wholesale trade
1,387
2.2%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
6,395
10.2%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
19,084
30.6%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
8,200
13.1%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
14,791
23.7%
23.6%
Service occupations
13,975
22.4%
18.0%

Taylor County, TX Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
66,063
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
55,699
84.3%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
6,628
10.0%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
235
0.4%
5.2
Walked
951
1.4%
2.8
Other means
725
1.1%
1.8
Worked at home
1,825
2.8%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
15.0
 
26.0

Taylor County, TX Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
2,608
5.3%
8.9
1 vehicles
17,674
36.1%
33.5
2 vehicles
20,389
41.7%
37.2
3 or more
8,263
16.9%
20.3

Taylor County, TX Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
48,934
86.0%
87.7
Owner Occupied
28,527
58.3%
63.0
Renter Occupied
20,407
41.7%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
7,997
14.0%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
3
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
4
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0

Taylor County, TX Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
56,931
1 room
875
1.5%
2.3
2 rooms
701
1.2%
2.5
3 rooms
5,131
9.0%
9.0
4 rooms
9,873
17.3%
16.6
5 rooms
13,115
23.0%
20.0
6 rooms
13,395
23.5%
17.9
7 rooms
6,268
11.0%
12.1
8 rooms
3,919
6.9%
8.5
9 rooms or more
3,654
6.4%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 

Taylor County, TX Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
56,931
 
 
1-unit, detached
40,940
71.9%
61.4
1-unit, attached
1,734
3.0%
5.8
2-units
1,861
3.3%
3.7
3 or 4 units
2,092
3.7%
4.5
5 to 9 units
2,404
4.2%
4.8
10 to 19 units
2,901
5.1%
4.6
20 or more units
1,865
3.3%
8.8
Mobile home
3,134
5.5%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

Taylor County, TX Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
4,671
8.2%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
3,388
6.0%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
11,774
20.7%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
6,735
11.8%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
7,836
13.8%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
6,592
11.6%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
7,285
12.8%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
5,905
10.4%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
2,359
4.1%
2.5%
2014 or later
386
0.7%
0.5%

Taylor County, TX Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
22,025
45.0%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
1,520
3.1%
4.7
Electricity
24,779
50.6%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
27
0.1%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
202
0.4%
2.0
Solar energy
53
0.1%
0.1
Other fuel
22
0.0%
0.5
No fuel used
306
0.6%
1.2

Taylor County, TX Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
14,673
 
47140700.0
$3,000 or more
212
1.4%
9.9%
Less than $500
266
1.8%
1.5%
$2,500 to $2,999
503
3.4%
6.8%
$2,000 to $2,499
549
3.7%
11.8%
$1,500 to 1,999
2,600
17.7%
20.3%
$500 to $999
4,554
31.0%
20.5%
$1,000 to 1,499
5,989
40.8%
29.2%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
7,216
49.2%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
2,028
13.8%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
2,242
15.3%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
802
5.5%
7.3%
35.0% or more
2,385
16.3%
22.3%
Not Computed
0
NR
NR

Taylor County, TX Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
19,076 
 
41,410,200 
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
1.5%
$2,500 to $2,999
73
0.4%
1.7%
$2,000 to $2,499
474
2.5%
4.1%
$1,500 to $1,999
1,239
6.5%
11.0%
Less than $500
2,398
12.6%
11.0%
$1,000 to $1,499
4,276
22.4%
27.9%
$500 to $999
10,616
55.7%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
1,331
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
809
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
2,278
12.0%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
3,483
18.4%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
2,366
12.5%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
2,498
13.2%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
1,426
7.5%
9.2%
35.0% or more
6,910
36.4%
41.4%
Not Computed
1,446
NR
NR

Taylor County, TX Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
28,527
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
5,024
17.6%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
6,954
24.4%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
7,603
26.7%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
3,081
10.8%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
3,789
13.3%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
1,572
5.5%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
385
1.3%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
119
0.4%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
114,300
 
194,500
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