Taylor, Mississippi Population 2021

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Taylor is a city located in Lafayette County Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 498, it is the 205th largest city in Mississippi and the 13330th largest city in the United States . Taylor is currently growing at a rate of 5.73% annually and its population has increased by 54.66% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 322 in 2010. Taylor reached it's highest population of 498 in 2021. Spanning over 3 miles, Taylor has a population density of 170 people per square mile.

The average household income in Taylor is $70,516 with a poverty rate of 15.96%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $597 per month, and the median house value is $202,300. The median age in Taylor is 43.8 years, 39.5 years for males, and 53.8 years for females.

Taylor Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Taylor was:

  • White: 64.89%
  • Black or African American: 30.14%
  • Two or more races: 3.90%
  • Other race: 1.06%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Taylor, Mississippi is 498 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 417.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 322.

Taylor, Mississippi Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White18364.89%
Black or African American8530.14%
Two or More Races113.90%
Some Other Race31.06%
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Taylor Population by Race

Taylor Population Pyramid $2021

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Taylor Median Age

43.8


Total

39.5


Male

53.8


Female

Taylor Adults

There are 212 adults, (58 of whom are seniors) in Taylor.

Taylor Age Dependency

83.1

Age Dependency Ratio

37.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Taylor Sex Ratio

Female

111

39.36%

Male

171

60.64%

Taylor Population by Age

Taylor Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Taylor Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.5%8.5%
All64.9%35.1%
Female50%50%
Non Family34.5%65.5%
Male33.3%66.7%

64.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Taylor Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1342.164.9
Married712.8991.5
Non Family581.0334.5
Male33.3333.3
Female23.550

2.91

Average Family Size

2.1

Average Household Size

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Taylor Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade83.88%
9th to 12th Grade178.25%
High School Graduate4019.42%
Some College5325.73%
Associates Degree157.28%
Bachelors Degree4320.87%
Graduate Degree3014.56%
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Taylor Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Taylor Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White15014264
Black48317
2+ Races882

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 42.67%.

Taylor Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,979$44,219$31,500
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$36,875$38,036$
Some College$39,375$54,688$29,722
Bachelors Degree$69,167$71,250$36,964
Graduate Degree$18,889$18,333$25,000

$36,979

Average Earnings

$44,219

Average Male

$31,500

Average Female

Taylor Earnings by Educational Attainment

Taylor Language by Age

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Taylor Language

98.46% of Taylor residents speak only English, while 1.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.77% of the population.

Taylor Language

Taylor Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black853743.53%
White18352.73%
Multiple11327.27%

15.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.05%

Male Poverty Rate

8.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Taylor

The race most likely to be in poverty in Taylor is Black, with 43.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Taylor is White, with 2.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.44%.

Taylor Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade64.00%
High School15.00%
Some College2.94%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Taylor Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed5.97%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed8.97%

Taylor Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Taylor Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$63,500$70,516
Families$90,909$91,200
Married Families$91,477-
Non Families$39,167$43,198
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Income by Household Type

Taylor Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

64.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.7%

Male Marriage Rate

67.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Taylor Married by Age and Sex

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Taylor Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Taylor Marital Status by Race

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Taylor Marital Status

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25

Number of Veterans

22

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam16
First Gulf War6
World War II1
Second Gulf War1
Korea

Taylor Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7413
35 to 546
55 to 643
75+2
18 to 341

Taylor Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1912.42%
2+ Races562.50%
Black11.96%

Taylor Veterans by Race

Taylor Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Taylor Veterans by Education

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67.4%

Labor Force Participation

67.4%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Taylor Employment by Age

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Taylor Employment by Race

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Taylor Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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68.79%

Born in Taylor

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Taylor residents were born in the United States, with 68.79% having been born in Mississippi. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Taylor Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021498275.73%
2020471276.08%
2019444276.47%
2018417307.75%
2017387236.32%
2016364226.43%
201534261.79%
201433641.20%
20133320.00%
201233261.84%
201132661.88%
20103200.00%

Taylor Population by Year