Taylorville, Illinois Population 2021

11,227
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Taylorville is a city located in Christian County Illinois. Taylorville has a 2020 population of 11,227. It is also the county seat of Christian County. Taylorville is currently declining at a rate of -1.21% annually and its population has decreased by -9.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,463 in 2010. Taylorville reached it's highest population of 12,463 in 2010.

The average household income in Taylorville is $54,545 with a poverty rate of 14.30%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $674 per month, and the median house value is $88,900. The median age in Taylorville is 44 years, 41.9 years for males, and 45.7 years for females.

Taylorville Demographics

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

  • White: 95.82%
  • Two or more races: 1.84%
  • Black or African American: 0.83%
  • Native American: 0.71%
  • Asian: 0.55%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.25%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Taylorville, Illinois is 11,227 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,641.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,463.

Taylorville, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,27295.82%
Two or More Races2161.84%
Black or African American980.83%
American Indian and Alaska Native840.71%
Asian650.55%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander290.25%
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Taylorville Population by Race

Taylorville Population Pyramid $2021

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Taylorville Median Age

44


Total

41.9


Male

45.7


Female

Taylorville Adults

There are 9,458 adults, (2,448 of whom are seniors) in Taylorville.

Taylorville Age Dependency

67.8

Age Dependency Ratio

34.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Taylorville Sex Ratio

Female

6,336

53.86%

Male

5,428

46.14%

Taylorville Population by Age

Taylorville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Taylorville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.9%18.1%
All65.1%34.9%
Female56.6%43.4%
Non Family55.7%44.3%
Male30.9%69.1%

65.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Taylorville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,4902.0965.1
Non Family2,5831.1855.7
Married2,1442.9281.9
Female5692.9656.6
Male1942.730.9

2.82

Average Family Size

2.09

Average Household Size

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Taylorville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2643.07%
9th to 12th Grade6667.74%
High School Graduate3,53441.07%
Some College1,79920.91%
Associates Degree8169.48%
Bachelors Degree98111.40%
Graduate Degree5446.32%
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Taylorville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Taylorville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White8,2227,3691,357
2+ Races118100100
Native American848410
Asian656021
Hispanic503737
Black3624
Islander29

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 84.75%.

Taylorville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,738$42,295$24,721
Less Than 9th Grade$26,793$32,404$12,660
High School Graduate$30,461$37,427$21,529
Some College$34,194$50,217$24,318
Bachelors Degree$46,042$61,488$41,000
Graduate Degree$63,750$$67,880

$34,738

Average Earnings

$42,295

Average Male

$24,721

Average Female

Taylorville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Taylorville Language by Age

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Taylorville Language

98.62% of Taylorville residents speak only English, while 1.38% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.59% of the population.

Taylorville Language

Taylorville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,9681,35512.35%
Multiple21614366.20%
Native847488.10%
Black7171100.00%
Hispanic8133.70%

14.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.58%

Male Poverty Rate

16.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Taylorville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Taylorville is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Taylorville is Hispanic, with 3.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.94%.

Taylorville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade41.88%
High School13.93%
Some College7.97%
Bachelors or Greater4.46%

Taylorville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed48.44%
Male Unemployed28.89%
Female Employed9.92%
Male Employed3.26%

Taylorville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Taylorville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,355$54,545
Families$60,250$73,008
Married Families$69,789-
Non Families$24,089$32,606
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Income by Household Type

Taylorville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.3%

Male Marriage Rate

42.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Taylorville Married by Age and Sex

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Taylorville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Taylorville Marital Status by Race

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Taylorville Marital Status

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1,030

Number of Veterans

960

Male Veterans

70

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam277
Second Gulf War251
First Gulf War121
Korea101
World War II60

Taylorville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+291
65 to 74280
35 to 54240
18 to 34132
55 to 6487

Taylorville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White94610.42%
Native American84100.00%

Taylorville Veterans by Race

Taylorville Veterans by Education

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13.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Taylorville Veterans by Education

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55.1%

Labor Force Participation

53.6%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Taylorville Employment by Age

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Taylorville Employment by Race

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Taylorville 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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85.97%

Born in Taylorville

99.30%

Native Born

0.70%

Foreign Born

0.43%

Non Citizen

0.26%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.30% of Taylorville residents were born in the United States, with 85.97% having been born in Illinois. 0.43% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Taylorville Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202111,227-138-1.21%
202011,365-138-1.20%
201911,503-138-1.19%
201811,641-138-1.17%
201711,779-93-0.78%
201611,872-95-0.79%
201511,967-139-1.15%
201412,106-115-0.94%
201312,221-141-1.14%
201212,362-72-0.58%
201112,434-29-0.23%
201012,4630.00%

Taylorville Population by Year