The Borough of Taylor had a population of 6,118 as of July 1, 2015. Taylor ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Taylor is located at latitude 41.3958 and longitude -75.7147 in Lackawanna County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Taylor (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.2 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lackawanna County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 715 feet.
The Borough of Taylor (GNIS ID: 1215329) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Taylor population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Taylor: Taylorville.
|Population in Households||5,973|
|Population in Familes||4,720|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||145|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,803 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,630 (58.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||951 (33.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||222 ( 7.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$126,974|
|Average Home Value||$134,034|
|Median Household Income||$38,191|
|Average Household Income||$48,871|
|Per Capita Income||$20,749|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||4.07%|
|Per Capita Income||3.0%|
The table below compares Taylor to the other 1,764 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 198||89th|
|Population Density1||# 991||44th|
|Diversity Index2||# 382||78th|
|Median Household Income||# 1458||17th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1403||21st|
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