Taylorsville is a city located in Spencer County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Spencer County. With a 2020 population of 1,354, it is the 202nd largest city in Kentucky and the 13155th largest city in the United States. Taylorsville is currently growing at a rate of 3.75% annually but its population has decreased by -18.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,671 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Taylorsville has a population density of 1,490 people per square mile.
The average household income in Taylorsville is $51,537 with a poverty rate of 17.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $634 per month, and the median house value is $182,900. The median age in Taylorsville is 43.7 years, 40.5 years for males, and 44.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Taylorsvillewas:
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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 2+ races people with a rate of 64.29%.
94.58% of Taylorsville residents speak only English, while 5.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.42% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Taylorsville is Black, with 25.55% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Taylorsville is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 39.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.13%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Taylorsville
96.05% of Taylorsville residents were born in the United States, with 79.17% having been born in Kentucky. 3.95% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.