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Welcome to Taylor ...
The location of Taylor has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Taylor has a population of 5,911 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Taylor.
Taylor is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Taylor lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Taylor had an population of 5,911 people. This is a decrease of 5.62% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.71% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Taylor had a population of 6,263 people. This makes Taylor the county's 7th most populous community.
The population of Taylor represents 0.05% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 142nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 6,263 people, the population of Taylor decreased 3.27% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 6,475 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 Pennsylvania communities named Taylor: This one is located in Lackawanna County and the other is located in Allegheny County.
Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 55 communities that are also named Taylor - they are located in Alabama (3), Alaska, Arizona (2), 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, 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.
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 ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Lackawanna County: www.lackawannacounty.org/
The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 02 Aug 2022