The City of Taylorville had a population of 10,596 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Taylorville is located at latitude 39.5489 and longitude -89.2945 in Christian County. The formal boundaries for the City of Taylorville encompass a land area of 10.29 sq. miles and a water area of 1.91 sq. miles. Christian County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 630 feet.
The City of Taylorville 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||10,596 (100%)|
|Population in Households||10,282 (97.0%)|
|Population in Families||7,646 (72.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||314 ( 3.0%)|
|Median Household Income||$43,881|
|Average Household Income||$58,548|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$25,597|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||5,407 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,190 (59.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,540 (28.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||677 (12.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$94,685|
|Average Home Value||$116,949|
|Housing Affordability Index3||242|
|Average Household Size||2.17|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.74%|
|Per Capita Income||1.5%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.23%|
The table below compares Taylorville to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois 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||# 211||85th|
|Population Density||# 710||48th|
|Median Household Income||# 1229||10th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 803||59th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1085||21st|
|Diversity Index||# 729||47th|
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