The Town of Taylorsville had a population of 2,298 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Taylorsville is located at latitude 35.9218 and longitude -81.1765 in Alexander County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Taylorsville encompass a land area of 2.37 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Alexander County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,237 feet.
The Town of Taylorsville has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Total Population||2,298 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,150 (93.6%)|
|Population in Families||1,662 (72.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||148 ( 6.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$38,688|
|Average Household Income||$57,049|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||17%|
|Per Capita Income||$22,888|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,105 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||542 (49.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||399 (36.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||164 (14.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$159,307|
|Average Home Value||$170,455|
|Housing Affordability Index3||154|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.91%|
|Per Capita Income||2.41%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.04%|
The table below compares Taylorsville to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 299||60th|
|Population Density||# 242||67th|
|Median Household Income||# 568||23rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 248||34th|
|Per Capita Income||# 475||36th|
|Diversity Index||# 429||42nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.