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Taylor County at a Glance


By population numbers alone, we may seem small. But don’t let our size fool you. The sheer magnitude of our labor market area, the proximity of nationally ranked educational institutions and the presence of multiple global powerhouse companies such as Amazon, UPS, Murakami Manufacturing, INFAC North America and others give Taylor County the credence it deserves.

Here’s a look at some key stats for Taylor County and surrounding areas.

Total Population


2015 2016 2017
Taylor County 25,567 25,397 25,472
City of Campbellsville 11,469 11,387 11,415
Taylor County LMA 174,592 174,800 175,304

Source: US Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Annual Estimates

Population Projections

2020 2025 2030 2035
Taylor County 25,945 26,446 26,890 27,298

Source: Kentucky State Data Center, University of Louisville

Population by Selected Age Groups, 2017


Taylor County


Taylor Co. Median Age


Labor Market Area


Taylor Co. Labor Market Area



Taylor Co. Demographic Key 1


Taylor Co. Demographic Key 2


Source: US Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census

Population by Race and Hispanic Origin, 2017


Taylor County


Taylor Co. Median Age 2016


Labor Market Area


Taylor Co. Labor Market Area 2016



Taylor Co. Demographic Key 1 2016


Taylor Co. Demographic Key 2 2016


Note: Hispanic is not a race category. A person can be white, black or African American, etc. and be of Hispanic origin.

Source: US Dept. of Commerce Bureau of the Census

2017 Unemployment Rate (%)


4.7


Taylor County


4.9


Labor Market Area


4.9


Kentucky


4.4


US



Source: US Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census

Per Capita Personal Income


2011 2016 Pct. Change
Taylor County $28,837 $33,504 16.2%
Taylor County LMA $22,574 – $36,474 $25,994 – $36,377
Kentucky $33,989 $38,926 14.5%
US $41,560 $49,246 18.5%

Source: US Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis