Taylorsville, North Carolina Population 2020

2,140

Taylorsville is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 2,140, it is the 246th largest city in North Carolina and the 7348th largest city in the United States. Taylorsville is currently declining at a rate of -0.79% annually but its population has increased by 2.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,098 in 2010. Taylorsville reached it's highest population of 2,183 in 2016. Spanning over 2 miles, Taylorsville has a population density of 893 people per square mile.

The average household income in Taylorsville is $50,821 with a poverty rate of 17.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $618 per month, and the median house value is $111,100. The median age in Taylorsville is 46.3 years, 48.2 years for males, and 45.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 64.0 males.

Taylorsville Demographics

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

  • White: 71.16%
  • Black or African American: 14.05%
  • Other race: 6.67%
  • Two or more races: 6.23%
  • Asian: 1.89%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Taylorsville, North Carolina is 2,140, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,174.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,098.

Taylorsville, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,62171.16%
Black or African American32014.05%
Some Other Race1526.67%
Two or More Races1426.23%
Asian431.89%

Taylorsville Population Pyramid 2020

Taylorsville Median Age

46.3


Total

48.2


Male

45.4


Female

Taylorsville Adults

There are 1,801 adults, (611 of whom are seniors) in Taylorsville.

Taylorsville Age Dependency

91.4

Age Dependency Ratio

51.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Taylorsville Sex Ratio

Female

1,389

60.97%

Male

889

39.03%

Taylorsville Households and Families

Taylorsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Taylorsville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.7%32.3%
Female45.1%54.9%
All44.9%55.1%
Non Family27.7%72.3%
Male9.3%90.7%

44.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8282.5344.9
Non Family3101.1227.7
Married3003.5167.7
Female1753.2245.1
Male433.059.3

3.32

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Taylorsville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade935.68%
9th to 12th Grade21112.90%
High School Graduate66540.65%
Some College33520.48%
Associates Degree1418.62%
Bachelors Degree1056.42%
Graduate Degree865.26%

Taylorsville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,224984183
Black2582078
Hispanic9082
Other Race8682
Asian3530
Multiple Races2929

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 14.95%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,139$30,714$22,935
Less Than High School$40,185$$16,607
High School Grad$19,904$22,440$16,429
Some College$24,773$40,313$23,542
Bachelors Degree$23,594$23,224$25,000
Graduate Degree$53,929$$

$25,139

Average Earnings

$30,714

Average Male

$22,935

Average Female

Taylorsville Language

Taylorsville Language by Age

Taylorsville Language

91.81% of Taylorsville residents speak only English, while 8.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.79% of the population.

Taylorsville Poverty

Taylorsville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,46225817.65%
Hispanic1956834.87%
Other1525234.21%
Black2624316.41%
Multiple13653.68%

17.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.53%

Male Poverty Rate

16.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Taylorsville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Taylorsville is Hispanic, with 34.87% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Taylorsville is Multiple, with 3.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.08%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.00%
High School15.46%
Some College10.48%
Bachelors or Greater9.73%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed26.92%
Female Employed9.91%
Male Employed6.74%

Taylorsville Income

Taylorsville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,727$50,821
Families$45,781$65,831
Married Families$49,375-
Non Families$17,500$24,929

Taylorsville Marital Status

Taylorsville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

29.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Taylorsville Married by Age and Sex

Taylorsville Marriage

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

Taylorsville Marital Status by Race

Taylorsville Veterans

46

Number of Veterans

42

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam22
Korea16
First Gulf War4
Second Gulf War4
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7422
75+16
35 to 548
55 to 64
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White362.65%
Black62.20%
Asian411.43%

$Taylorsville Veterans by Education

11.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

11.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Taylorsville Employment Status

50.6%

Labor Force Participation

48.1%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Taylorsville Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

67.65%

Born in North Carolina

94.73%

Native Born

5.27%

Foreign Born

3.73%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.73% of Taylorsville residents were born in the United States, with 67.65% having been born in North Carolina. 3.73% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,140-17-0.79%
20192,157-17-0.78%
20182,17480.37%
20172,166-17-0.78%
20162,183371.72%
20152,14610.05%
20142,145-13-0.60%
20132,158472.23%
20122,111361.73%
20112,075-12-0.57%
20102,0870.00%