Taylor County , West Virginia

Taylor County: County in West Virginia, United States

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Location of Taylor County on West Virginia map.

About

Taylor County is a county located in the U.S. state of West Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 16,895 and a population density of 37 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 16,695 inhabitants. Its county seat is Grafton. The county was created 177 years ago in 1844.

Geography

Taylor County is located at 39°20'10"N 80°2'46"W (39.3359900, -80.0461800). It has 5 neighbors: Barbour County, Harrison County, Marion County, Monongalia County and Preston County.

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Weather

Taylor County forecast: A slight chance of rain showers between 10am and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 3pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%. more

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Taylor County Quick Facts

Population : 16,695 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : West Virginia (United States)
Different from : Taylor County, Taylor County, Taylor County, Taylor County, Taylor County, Taylor County
Area : 455 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.7%
Land as percent of area : 98.3%
Named for : John Taylor of Caroline
Altitude : 1,089 feet / 332 meters
Capital : Grafton
Establishment : January 01, 1844
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 16:11:51 (3rd August 2021)
Density : 37 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -1.2% (2010-2019)
Weather : 80℉ Slight Chance Rain Showers then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather

Taylor County has 5 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Taylor County decreased by 1.2% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 16,895 - census
2011 16,934 0.23% estimation process
2012 16,973 0.23% estimation process
2013 16,990 0.1% estimation process
2014 17,102 0.65% estimation process
2015 16,930 -1.02% estimation process
2016 16,952 0.13% estimation process
2017 16,914 -0.22% estimation process
2018 16,828 -0.51% estimation process
2019 16,695 -0.8% estimation process

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People born in Taylor County (1)

Major League Baseball pitcher Bill Powell was born in Taylor County

Other places with the same name (6)

Taylor County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Taylor County.

City Name Population Title
Grafton 4,982 Town in West Virginia
Flemington 306 Town in West Virginia, United States

West Virginia Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
West Virginia 1,792,147 State of the United States of America
Kanawha County 178,124 County in West Virginia, United States
Berkeley County 119,171 County in West Virginia, United States of America
Monongalia County 105,612 County in West Virginia, United States
Cabell County 91,945 County in West Virginia, United States
Wood County 83,518 County in West Virginia, United States
Raleigh County 73,361 County in West Virginia, United States
Harrison County 67,256 County in West Virginia, United States
Mercer County 58,758 County in West Virginia, United States
Jefferson County 57,146 County in West Virginia, United States
Putnam County 56,450 County in West Virginia, United States
Marion County 56,072 County in West Virginia, United States
Charleston 46,536 Capital city of West Virginia, United States
Huntington 45,110 City in Cabell County, West Virginia, United States
Fayette County 42,406 County in West Virginia, United States
Ohio County 41,411 County in West Virginia, United States

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