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People

Total Population 1,126
Male Share of the Population 49.6%
Female Share of the Population 50.4%
Senior Citizens 19%
Employed Population 16+ 469
Age of the Population 32

Families

% of people married 27%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8.3%
Median Earnings25+ $25,196
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $21,875
Median Earnings With High School Degree $22,102

Wealth

Median Family Income $27,140
% Above Poverty Level 78.6%
% Below Poverty Level 21.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 23 minutes
% Working from Home 1.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.1%
% Using Public Transportation 0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone 29.2%
Median Gross Rent $649
Median House Value $87,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 21.4%
US/American 0%
English 5.1%
Irish 9.8%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Taylorsville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 27 miles SE of Louisville, Kentucky
County Spencer
Standard Zip Codes 40071
Phone Area Codes 502
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.031
Longitude -85.342

Taylorsville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station SHELBYVILLE 1 E
Distance 14 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 40 F
Apr Temp 38 to 67 F
Jul Temp 62 to 88 F
Oct Temp 40 to 69 F
Annual Precip 48 inches
Station BARDSTOWN 5 E
Distance 15 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 41 F
Apr Temp 44 to 67 F
Jul Temp 66 to 87 F
Oct Temp 45 to 68 F
Annual Precip 50 inches
Station ELIZABETHTOWN WP 2
Distance 36 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 40 F
Apr Temp 42 to 65 F
Jul Temp 65 to 86 F
Oct Temp 43 to 69 F
Annual Precip 49.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bardstown 12,930 $39,663
Bloomfield 965 $45,000
Jeffersontown 26,953 $74,963
Mount Washington 13,736 $70,495
Shelbyville 14,782 $52,601
Simpsonville 2,618 $66,509

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Taylorsville Public Libraries

Library
Spencer County Public Library
168 TAYLORSVILLE ROAD
Taylorsville, Kentucky
(502) 477-8137
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Taylorsville High Schools

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SPENCER COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
520 TAYLORSVILLE RD
502-477-3255
Serves 651 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 18.2

SPENCER COUNTY ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
404 MAIN CROSS ST
502-477-1530
A Non-traditional School
Serves 18 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9

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