Taylorsville is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 59,992 people and 12 constituent neighborhoods, Taylorsville is the tenth largest community in Utah.
Taylorsville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Taylorsville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Taylorsville who work in office and administrative support (18.56%), sales jobs (10.20%), and management occupations (8.50%).
Also of interest is that Taylorsville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Although the majority of commuting trips in the city are by private automobile, Taylorsville is somewhat unusual for a city of its size for having a substantial number of people who use public transportation. For a lot of people, the bus helps to get to and from their jobs every morning, which benefits everyone in the Taylorsville area by reducing both traffic and air pollution.
The citizens of Taylorsville are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.85% of adults in Taylorsville having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Taylorsville in 2010 was $24,979, which is middle income relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $99,916 for a family of four. However, Taylorsville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Taylorsville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Taylorsville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Taylorsville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Taylorsville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 20.82% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Taylorsville include English, German, Irish, Danish, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Taylorsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.