Taylor County, Texas 

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Population

135,371

+4.6% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.2%

Median Income

$44,695

Median Home Price

$123,200

United States / Texas / No Metro Area / Taylor County / Cities / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Taylor County, Texas

Small city - North-central Texas, 185 miles west of Dallas. October, April and May are the most pleasant months in Taylor County, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Historic/cultural interest
Small-town atmosphere
Cost of living
Cons
Low incomes
Recreation
Isolation
 $191,550 
314 Sophia Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1500 SqFt
 $234,900 
7910 Skyline Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1980 SqFt
 $265,000 
5409 Willow View Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 2417 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Abilene Metro Area

Abilene is a former watering hole and junction where the Chisolm Trail met the railroad. Today the area is largely supported by agriculture but also has some minor manufacturing, three small colleges and universities, and nearby Dyess Air Force Base. The town has a good set of arts and cultural amenities for a town its size, and has been recognized for its use of the arts to preserve and revitalize the historic district.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Texas
County: Taylor County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately conservative
City: Abilene, Potosi, 9 total
Zip Codes: 79605, 79601, 79602, 79606, 79603, 79536, 79562, 79607, 79508, 79541, 14 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1790 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Taylor County is 3.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Taylor County jobs have increased by 2.0%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Taylor County's cost of living is 20.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Taylor County's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
October, April and May are the most pleasant months in Taylor County, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Taylor county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Taylor County's population is 135,371 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 4.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 16.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Taylor County is $123,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.2%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Taylor County public schools spend $8,866 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15 students per teacher in Taylor County. More Education



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ZIP CODES IN TAYLOR COUNTY, TEXAS
79605, 79601, 79602, 79606, 79603, 79536, 79562, 79607, 79508, 79541, 14 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN TAYLOR
$191,550
314 Sophia Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$234,900
7910 Skyline Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$265,000
5409 Willow View Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$245,000
2166 County Road 131
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$224,900
201 Spring Park Way
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$214,993
7801 Venice Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$1,495
2319 Independence Blvd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

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