Taylorville Information

Taylorville Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Taylorville, IL

General Taylorville Information

State: Illinois

County: Christian County

Close cities: Bulpitt, IL, Tovey, IL, Nokomis, IL, Kincaid, IL, Palmer, IL, Owaneco, IL, Stonington, IL, Pawnee, IL, Edinburg, IL, Morrisonville, IL

Taylorville Population (census data)
Total 11,164
Male 5,243 (47.0%)
Female 5,921 (53.0%)

Population Density: 1,384 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 76.3 (US Avg is 100)

Taylorville Elevation: 634 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1881

Land Area: 8.07 square miles

Median Household Income: $39,078

Zip Codes: 62568.

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Taylorville Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (97.3%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)
  • Black (0.7%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (20.3%)
  • United States (11.8%)
  • Irish (11.4%)
  • English (11.1%)
  • Italian (6.8%)
  • French (3.0%)

Local Taylorville Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Chicago White Sox, Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Cardinals
NFL Football: Chicago Bears, St. Louis Rams
NBA Basketball: Chicago Bulls
NHL Hockey: St. Louis Blues, Chicago Blackhawks
NCAA Sports: University of Illinois, Eastern Illinois University

Taylorville School Information

High Schools
Taylorville Junior High School (120 E Bidwell Street, Taylorville, IL, 62568 - Taylorville Community Unit School District 3 District)
Taylorville Senior High School (815 W Springfield Road, Taylorville, IL, 62568 - Taylorville Community Unit School District 3 District)
Elementary Schools
Memorial Elementary School (101 E Adams Street, Taylorville, IL, 62568 - Taylorville Community Unit School District 3 District)
North Elementary School (805 N Cherokee Street, Taylorville, IL, 62568 - Taylorville Community Unit School District 3 District)
South Elementary School (1004 W Prairie Street, Taylorville, IL, 62568 - Taylorville Community Unit School District 3 District)
West Elementary School (300 N Elevator, Taylorville, IL, 62568 - Taylorville Community Unit School District 3 District)
Other/Private Schools
Taylorville Correctional Center (P. O. Box 1000, Taylorville, IL, 62568 - Corrections School District 428 Department Of District)

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