Taylor, Wisconsin

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Taylor

Taylor, Wisconsin

Contact Accredited Schools With Online Options

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

High Points

Taylor strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Wisconsin):

Category Trophy
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 7% Taylor Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Taylor, Wisconsin

Comparing Taylor to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Wisconsin (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 9 9
Children Under 5 Years Old 7 7
Senior Citizens 4 4
Age of the Population 4 5
Well-Paid Single Men 3 1
Female Share of the Population 2 2
Racial Diversity 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 5 6
Portion of People Married 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 2 1
People in Middle Class or Better 1 1
Median Family Income 1 1
College Educated Adults 1 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 5 5
Short Commute Times 3 1
Walking and Biking to Work 2 2
Public Transportation Use 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 9 9
People Living Alone 7 6
Affordability of Rents 7 8
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 5
Housing Recently Built 5 6
Affordability of Property Taxes 5 10

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Taylor

Taylor Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 36 miles N of La Crosse, Wisconsin (center to center)
Nearest Large City 106 miles SE of St. Paul, Minnesota
County Jackson
Standard Zip Codes 54659
Phone Area Codes 715
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.321
Longitude -91.119

Taylor Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station BLAIR
Distance 5.8 miles
Jan Temp 0 to 24 F
Apr Temp 32 to 58 F
Jul Temp 58 to 83 F
Oct Temp 34 to 60 F
Annual Precip 33.9 inches
Distance 18 miles
Jan Temp 1 to 23 F
Apr Temp 31 to 57 F
Jul Temp 57 to 81 F
Oct Temp 34 to 60 F
Annual Precip 33.5 inches
Station DODGE
Distance 25 miles
Jan Temp 2 to 26 F
Apr Temp 33 to 60 F
Jul Temp 58 to 85 F
Oct Temp 36 to 62 F
Annual Precip 33.6 inches
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Taylor

Taylor Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 513 100%
Male 258 50.3%
Female 255 49.7%
Under 18 153 29.8%
18+ 360 70.2%
65+ 72 14%
Median Age 36.1
Average Family Size 2.91
White 499 97.3%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 3 0.6%
American Indian & Alaskan 10 1.9%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 1 0.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 0 0%

Estimated Taylor Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 503
Growth -10
Growth % -1.9%

Taylor Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Norwegian 46.4%
German 18.1%
Polish 6%
English 5.1%
Irish 4.1%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 3.6%
Slovene 3.1%
French Canadian 2.4%
Danish 2.4%
Italian 2.2%
US/American 1.9%
Scotch-Irish 1.2%
French (except Basque) 1%
Swedish 0.7%
Finnish 0.7%
Swiss 0.5%
Dutch 0.5%
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Taylor

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Taylor 513 $28,958
Black River Falls 3,618 $46,222
Blair 1,273 $41,292
Ettrick 521 $45,987
Hixton 446 $41,500
Pigeon Falls 388 $50,556
Whitehall 1,651 $48,047

Taylor Public Libraries

Taylor Memorial Library
420 2ND ST.
Taylor, Wisconsin
(715) 662-2310

library logo

More Information for Librarians

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Taylor

Featured Colleges in the Taylor Area (QuickSchools™)

quickinfoThese schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles).

Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.

Matching School Ads

Penn Foster College

Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.

  • Programs: Veterinary Technician (Associate)
  • Degrees: Associate

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MSHUS- Organizational and Social Services, MS in Psychology - Addictions, AAS in Business Administration - Small Business Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Associate, Bachelor

Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.

  • Programs: Creative Writing, Master of Fine Arts (Online), Entertainment Business, Master of Science (Online), Audio Production Bachelors (Online), more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Interested in a career as a professional dog trainer? Animal Behavior College is the place to start.

  • Programs: Veterinary Assistant, Grooming Instruction, Certified Dog Trainer Instructor Course
  • Degrees: Certificate
Penn Foster

Advance your career with our affordable, self-paced, career-focused distance education programs.

  • Programs: HVACR Technician, Diesel Mechanics, Veterinary Assistant, more...
  • Degrees: Diploma
Matching School Ads
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Taylor

Advanced Controls

Click this [+/-] link to see or edit the similarity criteria used.

Limit Results to One State?

Sorry, no cities with similar criterias found in our database. Please choose any other state and try.
You are visiting:

Find a school near you

Study Online in Taylor

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.

Additional Resources

Large City Map

Info for Taylor Government Officials

Are you an official in the Taylor government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.