Taylors, SC

Taylors profile

Living in Taylors

Taylors is a medium-sized town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 23,222 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Taylors is the 24th largest community in South Carolina.

Unlike some towns, Taylors isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Taylors are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Taylors is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Taylors who work in office and administrative support (13.11%), sales jobs (10.94%), and management occupations (8.51%).

Also of interest is that Taylors has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 9.36% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

As is often the case in a small town, Taylors doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The citizens of Taylors are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 36.09% of adults in Taylors have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Taylors in 2018 was $30,282, which is upper middle income relative to South Carolina, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $121,128 for a family of four. However, Taylors contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Taylors is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Taylors home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Taylors residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Taylors also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.91% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Taylors include English, Irish, German, Italian, and Scots-Irish.

The most common language spoken in Taylors is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.