Taylor County, TX

Current Temperature ° Population 133,473

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 10.9%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 66.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 22.8%

Registered Offenders

50.33% Higher than national avg.
  • 423 offenders in Taylor County
  • 31.69 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $162,000
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 44
  • Homes For Sale: 886
  • Homes For Rent: 146

Environmental Hazards

791 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 2
  • Registered Polluters: 22
  • Superfunds: 17
  • Tanks & Spills: 750

Unemployment

Moderate 4.0%
  • Texas unemployment average: 4.5%
  • National unemployment average: 4.2%

Schools view all

54 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 54 K-12 public schools in Taylor County, TX and 3 private schools. Homefacts rates Taylor County's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

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Crime view details

423 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Taylor County, TX

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$162,000 compared to August 2016
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    14%
  • Rented
    35.8%
  • Owned
    50.1%

886 Homes For Sale View All

$132,500
601 County Road 274
Tuscola, TX 79562
-- Beds | -- Baths
$NR
12 Bowie Ct
Merkel, TX 79536
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$NR
1409 Fannin Street
Abilene, TX 79603
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$NR
412 Locust Street
Merkel, TX 79536
4 Beds | 2 Baths

44 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$27,850
Yorktown
Abilene, TX 79603
-- Beds | -- Baths
$NR
Minter
Abilene, TX 79603
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$NR
Belton
Abilene, TX 79605
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$NR
Arrowhead
Abilene, TX 79606
4 Beds | 2 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

278 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Taylor County, TX issued 278 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Taylor County, TX issued 284 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 284 permits, 282 were issued for single family homes and 2 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

146 Rental Properties View All

$995
634 Glenhaven Drive
Abilene, TX 79603
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$2,200
13 Fairway Oaks Boulevard
Abilene, TX 79606
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,400
1318 Tulane Drive
Abilene, TX 79602
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,300
2349 Kenny Circle
Abilene, TX 79606
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Taylor County, TX
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $566
  • 1 Bedroom: $617
  • 2 Bedrooms: $820
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,026
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,366

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Environmental Hazards

791 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Taylor County, TX
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Taylor County, TX
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  • Superfunds
    in Taylor County, TX
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Taylor County, TX
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Taylor County, TX has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Taylor County, TX is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.92 Average
    Taylor County, TX is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 45.35°
  • February 50.2°
  • March 58.67°
  • April 67.12°
  • May 73.51°
  • June 82.46°
  • July 84.02°
  • August 84.72°
  • September 75.8°
  • October 65.63°
  • November 56.53°
  • December 44.57°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Taylor County, TX

Earthquakes
Taylor County, TX has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Taylor County, TX has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Taylor County, TX has a very high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Taylor County, TX has a high risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Taylor County, TX: $48,636

Unemployment

Unemployment in Taylor County is 4.0%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.5% and 8.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 45.75%
White Collar - 54.25%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Greg Abbott
  • Sen. John Cornyn
  • Sen. Ted Cruz

Neighborhood Info

128 FCC Towers view all

2 Hospitals view all

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