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Taylorsville, North Carolina
Welcome to Taylorsville ...
The location of Taylorsville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Taylorsville has a population of 2,142 people<3> (see below for details).
Taylorsville was established in 1847.
The community of Taylorsville is 1,200 feet [366 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Taylorsville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Taylorsville: (828)
Websites for Taylorsville ...
Official Website: www.taylorsvillenc.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Taylorsville had an population of 2,142 people. This is an increase of 2.1% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 19.07% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Taylorsville had a population of 2,098 people (or 5.64% of the total population of Alexander County). This makes Taylorsville the county's most populous community.
The population of Taylorsville represents 0.02% of the population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 242nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,098 people, the population of Taylorsville increased 16.62% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,799 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Taylorsville.
Communities Also Named Taylorsville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Taylorsville - they are located in Alabama, California, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi (2), Ohio (3), Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee (2), Texas, Utah and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Taylorsville.
Communities near Taylorsville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Taylorsville.
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 Taylorsville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Taylorsville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Taylorsville. 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 Taylorsville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Taylorsville. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Taylorsville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Taylorsville ...
Looking for more information about Taylorsville? 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 Taylorsville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Taylorsville.
Adding Taylorsville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Taylorsville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Taylorsville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Taylorsville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Carolina (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Taylorsville on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Taylorsville: www.taylorsvillenc.com/
The official website for Alexander County: www.co.alexander.nc.us/
The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022