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.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Taylorsville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-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.
For the size of the city, public transportation in Taylorsville is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the bus. For Taylorsville, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.
The population of Taylorsville overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Taylorsville, 21.85% have at least a bachelor's 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.