Taylorsville 74 Excellent
Taylorsville Livability #79 ranked city in Utah#8,767 ranked city in the USARanks better than 70% of areas
A+ Taylorsville Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
D+ Taylorsville Cost of Living Cost of living is 2% lower than Utah
1011% more expensive than the US average
1033% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Taylorsville cost of living
C- Taylorsville Crime Total crime is 26% higher than Utah
Total crime
3,03822% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3322% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-8%Year over year crime is down
Taylorsville crime
C- Taylorsville Employment Household income is 8% lower than Utah
Median household income
$57,8265% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$24,19319% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%15% lower than the US average
Taylorsville employment
B Taylorsville Housing Home value is 14% lower than Utah
Median home value
$192,8004% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$9302% lower than the US average
Home ownership
69%8% higher than the US average
Taylorsville real estate or Taylorsville rentals
F Taylorsville Schools HS graduation rate is 3% lower than Utah
High school grad. rates
86%3% higher than the US average
School test scores
32%36% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
23:146% higher than the US average
Taylorsville K-12 schools
A- Taylorsville User Ratings There are a total of 4 ratings in Taylorsville
Overall user rating
79% 4 total ratings
User reviews rating
80% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
79% 3 total surveys
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      Living in Taylorsville, UT

      Taylorsville is a moderately-sized city located in the state of Utah. The city has a population of 60,448 residents. Taylorsville has a population density of 5,570 people per square mile. This would be considered well above the national population density level. According to the most recent Census, 78% of Taylorsville residents are White, 5% Asian and 2% Black. Taylorsville could be a great place for young adults and students as the average age of 33 years old is below the nation’s average. 75% of the people in Taylorsville (over the age of 15) are married and 56% have kids under the age of eighteen. Knowing that, it’s safe to say that this area could be a great place for other families to lay down roots.

      Are you trying to figure out if living in Taylorsville is the right fit for your lifestyle? To ensure a fulfilling experience before moving to any new city in Utah, you will probably want to make sure that you check all of the most important boxes. Using the livability score which includes data from categories like amenities, crime, weather, you can easily compare the best places to live in Taylorsville and also determine if there are any nearby cities that might be a better match for your lifestyle. You can also compare Taylorsville to Utah and the national average.

      With a livability score of 69/100, Taylorsville is ranked #11,936 in the United States and #108 in Utah. If we examine each of the categories on their own, we see that Taylorsville ranks well for amenities (A+) and housing (B). There is at least one category that does not have great scores in Taylorsville. The following was graded with a concerning score: education (F).

      Conveniently located amenities and interesting attractions are a great way to continuously enjoy Taylorsville on a regular basis. Knowing that there are an abundance of amenities and things to do can ensure that you always have access to nearby grocery stores, restaurants and coffee shops.

      Based on multiple factors including: median home and rental prices, appreciation rates and home affordability, Taylorsville has received high marks in the housing category. Based on these calculations, the apartment rental and real estate market appears to be very healthy.

      There are many factors that go into deciding if an area is the right fit for your lifestyle. Certain “must haves” like low crime, great schools and nearby amenities are all at the top of most people's lists. But before even considering if those options are available, most people will need to know if the real estate in Taylorsville is actually affordable. The median home price for Taylorsville homes is $192,800, which is 14.2% lower than the Utah average. If we take a closer look at the affordability of homes in Taylorsville, we’ll see that the home price to income ratio is 3.3, which is 8.3% lower than the Utah average. Year over year appreciation rates for homes in the Taylorsville area were 11.4% and the 5 year appreciation rates came in at 9.1%. Why is this important? Knowing the appreciation rates for any area is a quick and easy way to determine if you will see a solid return on your investment.

      Taylorsville transportation information

      Average one way commute21min22min26min
      Workers who drive to work78.1%75.9%76.4%
      Workers who carpool13.4%11.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit3.4%2.6%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.3%0.8%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.9%2.6%2.8%
      Working from home3.1%5.4%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Taylorsville, UT data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).