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Welcome to Taylor ...

The city of Taylor is located in Williamson County.

The location of Taylor has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Taylor has a population of 17,167 people<2> (see below for details).

Taylor is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Taylor lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Taylor: (512)

The ZIP code for Taylor: 76574<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Taylor had a population of 15,191 people. This makes Taylor the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Taylor represents 0.06% of the population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 160th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 15,191 people, the population of Taylor increased 11.9% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 13,575 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Taylor had an population of 17,167 people. This is an increase of 13.01% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 26.46% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Taylor ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that 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, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia (2), Wisconsin and Wyoming (2).

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

Websites for Taylor ...

Official Website: www.ci.taylor.tx.us/

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Taylor. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Taylor. Our list includes 17 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

Communities near Taylor ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Round Rock   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the West (W) of Taylor

Georgetown   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of Taylor

Pflugerville   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Taylor

Located in Travis County

Hutto   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of Taylor

Manor   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Taylor

Located in Travis County

Elgin   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Taylor

Located in Bastrop County

Bartlett   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of Taylor

Located in Bell County

City of Jarrell   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Taylor

Granger   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of Taylor

Thorndale   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Taylor

Located in Milam County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Taylor.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Taylor: www.ci.taylor.tx.us/

The official website for Williamson County: www.wilco.org/

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<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 city (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 drawn 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 for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Taylor

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Taylor. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5735, Longitude: -97.4215     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Taylor have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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