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Welcome to Taylorsville ...

The city of Taylorsville is located in Salt Lake County<1>.

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 59,805 people<3> (see below for details).

Taylorsville was settled in 1848 and was incorporated April 24, 1996.

The community of Taylorsville is 4,340 feet [1,323 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Taylorsville is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Taylorsville lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Taylorsville: (801) and (385)<5>

The ZIP codes for Taylorsville: 84118, 84119, 84123, 84129<6>

Websites for Taylorsville ...

Official Website: www.taylorsvilleut.gov/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Taylorsville had an population of 59,805 people. This is an increase of 1.97% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.12% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Taylorsville had a population of 58,652 people (which is 5.7% of the total population of Salt Lake County). This makes Taylorsville the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Taylorsville represents 2.12% of the population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 10th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 58,652 people, the population of Taylorsville increased 2.11% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 57,439 people).

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

Adding Taylorsville to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

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, we also found mention of Taylorsville elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .

We also found Taylorsville mentioned in the book Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Taylorsville on our Genealogy Page.

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), North Carolina, Ohio (3), Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee (2), Texas 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.

  • Salt Lake City [Salt Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salt Lake City
    • Salt Lake City [Salt Lake County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<7> to the north of Taylorsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 200,567 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salt Lake City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salt Lake City<8>
  • Sandy [Salt Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandy
    • Sandy [Salt Lake County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<7> to the southeast of Taylorsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 96,380 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sandy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sandy<8>
  • South Jordan [Salt Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Jordan
    • South Jordan [Salt Lake County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<7> to the south of Taylorsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 76,598 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Jordan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Jordan<8>
  • Lehi [Utah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lehi
    • Lehi [Utah County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the south of Taylorsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 69,724 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lehi have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lehi
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lehi<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Herriman [Salt Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Herriman
      • Herriman [Salt Lake County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<7> to the south of Taylorsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 51,348 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herriman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Herriman<8>
    • Draper [Salt Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Draper
      • Draper [Salt Lake County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<7> to the southeast of Taylorsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 48,587 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Draper
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Draper<8>
    • Riverton [Salt Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Riverton
      • Riverton [Salt Lake County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<7> to the south of Taylorsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 44,440 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Riverton<8>
    • Bountiful [Davis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bountiful
      • Bountiful [Davis County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the north of Taylorsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 43,981 people
      • Former names for Bountiful:
      • Calls Settlement
      • North Canyon Settlement
      • North Canyon Ward
      • North Mill Creek Canyon Ward
      • Sessions Settlement
      • Stoker
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bountiful
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bountiful<8>
    • Cottonwood Heights [Salt Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cottonwood Heights
      • Cottonwood Heights [Salt Lake County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<7> to the east of Taylorsville
      • Estimated population in 2015: 34,343 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cottonwood Heights
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cottonwood Heights<8>
    • Holladay [Salt Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holladay
      • Holladay [Salt Lake County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<7> to the east of Taylorsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 30,325 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holladay
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holladay<8>

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. 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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Utah

About Salt Lake County

About Utah

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Taylorsville: www.taylorsvilleut.gov/

The official website for Salt Lake County: www.slco.org/

The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Utah's counties, including Salt Lake, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Taylorsville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Taylorsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (385) is an overlay for area code (801).
<6>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 Taylorsville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Taylorsville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Taylorsville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Taylorsville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Taylorsville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Taylorsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6569, Longitude: -111.9481       In this case, the coordinates for Taylorsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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