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Taylor, Arizona
(Navajo County)

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Welcome to Taylor ...

The town of Taylor is located in Navajo County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Taylor has a population of 4,324 people<2> (see below for details).

Taylor was established in 1878.

The community of Taylor is 5,730 feet [1,747 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Taylor is about 1 mile [or 1¾ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Taylor lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time

Taylor is within the boundaries of the (928) area code.

The ZIP code for Taylor: 85939<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Taylor had an population of 4,324 people. This is an increase of 5.16% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 36.15% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Taylor had a population of 4,112 people. This makes Taylor the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Taylor represents 0.06% of the total population of Arizona (which has 6,392,017 people), making it the state's 64th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,112 people, the population of Taylor increased 29.47% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,176 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Taylor.

Communities Also Named Taylor ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Arizona communities named Taylor: This one is located in Navajo County and the other is located in Apache County.

Beyond Arizona, there are 55 communities that are also named Taylor - they are located in Alabama (3), Alaska, Arkansas (2), British Columbia, California (2), Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho (3), Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan (3), Mississippi, Missouri (2), Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (2), Oklahoma (2), Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia (2), Wisconsin and Wyoming (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Taylor.

Communities near Taylor ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Taylor.

  • Show Low [Navajo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Show Low
    • Show Low [Navajo County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Taylor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,578 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Show Low
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Show Low<6>
  • White Mountain Lake [Navajo County]
  • White Mountain Lakes Estates [Navajo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Mountain Lakes Estates
    • White Mountain Lakes Estates [Navajo County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Taylor
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Mountain Lakes Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Mountain Lakes Estates
  • Linden [Navajo County]
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    • Linden [Navajo County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Taylor
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Clay Springs [Navajo County]
    • Pinedale [Navajo County]
    • Lakeside [Navajo County]
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      • Lakeside [Navajo County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<5> to the south of Taylor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeside
    • Woodruff [Navajo County]
    • Pinetop-Lakeside [Navajo County]
    • Pinetop [Navajo County]
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      • Pinetop [Navajo County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<5> to the south of Taylor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pinetop have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinetop

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Taylor. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Taylor.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Taylor. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Taylor.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Taylor. See our Newspapers Page for Taylor.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Taylor ...

Looking for more information about Taylor? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Taylor, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Taylor.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Arizona

About Navajo County

About Arizona

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Taylor. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Navajo County:

The official website for State of Arizona:

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arizona's counties, including Navajo, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Taylor.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Taylor - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Taylor). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Taylor or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Taylor) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Taylor. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from TaylorOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Taylor. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4651, Longitude: -110.0912    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






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