Taylorsville, California

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Taylorsville
census-designated place
Location in Plumas County and the state of California
Location in Plumas County and the state of California
Coordinates: 40°4′25″N 120°50′17″W / 40.07361°N 120.83806°W / 40.07361; -120.83806Coordinates: 40°4′25″N 120°50′17″W / 40.07361°N 120.83806°W / 40.07361; -120.83806
Country  United States
State  California
County Plumas
Area[1]
 • Total 3.248 sq mi (8.412 km2)
 • Land 3.248 sq mi (8.412 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 3,547 ft (1,081 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 140
 • Density 43/sq mi (17/km2)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP code 95983
Area code(s) 530
FIPS code 06-78008
GNIS feature ID 1659961

Taylorsville is a census-designated place (CDP) in Plumas County, California, United States. The population was 150 at the 2010 census, down from 154 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Taylorsville is located at 40°4′25″N 120°50′17″W / 40.07361°N 120.83806°W / 40.07361; -120.83806 (40.073685, -120.838180)[2].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 3.2 square miles (8.3 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

2010[edit]

The 2010 United States Census[3] reported that Taylorsville had a population of 140. The population density was 43.1 people per square mile (16.6/km²). The racial makeup of Taylorsville was 131 (93.6%) White, 0 (0.0%) African American, 3 (2.1%) Native American, 0 (0.0%) Asian, 0 (0.0%) Pacific Islander, 0 (0.0%) from other races, and 6 (4.3%) from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1 persons (0.7%).

The Census reported that 140 people (100% of the population) lived in households, 0 (0%) lived in non-institutionalized group quarters, and 0 (0%) were institutionalized.

There were 71 households, out of which 12 (16.9%) had children under the age of 18 living in them, 28 (39.4%) were opposite-sex married couples living together, 5 (7.0%) had a female householder with no husband present, 4 (5.6%) had a male householder with no wife present. There were 6 (8.5%) unmarried opposite-sex partnerships, and 0 (0%) same-sex married couples or partnerships. 30 households (42.3%) were made up of individuals and 8 (11.3%) had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.97. There were 37 families (52.1% of all households); the average family size was 2.62.

The population was spread out with 25 people (17.9%) under the age of 18, 9 people (6.4%) aged 18 to 24, 25 people (17.9%) aged 25 to 44, 54 people (38.6%) aged 45 to 64, and 27 people (19.3%) who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 50.3 years. For every 100 females there were 105.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 105.4 males.

There were 88 housing units at an average density of 27.1 per square mile (10.5/km²), of which 50 (70.4%) were owner-occupied, and 21 (29.6%) were occupied by renters. The homeowner vacancy rate was 0%; the rental vacancy rate was 4.5%. 92 people (65.7% of the population) lived in owner-occupied housing units and 48 people (34.3%) lived in rental housing units.

2000[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 154 people, 75 households, and 45 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 47.9 people per square mile (18.5/km²). There were 102 housing units at an average density of 31.7 per square mile (12.3/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 92.21% White, 0.65% Native American, 0.65% Asian, 0.65% from other races, and 5.84% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.95% of the population.

There were 75 households out of which 21.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.7% were married couples living together, 6.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 40.0% were non-families. 34.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.05 and the average family size was 2.62.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 17.5% under the age of 18, 7.8% from 18 to 24, 18.8% from 25 to 44, 33.8% from 45 to 64, and 22.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 47 years. For every 100 females there were 77.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 84.1 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $23,194, and the median income for a family was $55,781. Males had a median income of $31,250 versus $25,577 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $17,733. None of the families and 19.4% of the population were living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 41.5% of those over 64.

Politics[edit]

In the state legislature, Taylorsville is in the 1st Senate District, represented by Republican Ted Gaines,[5] and the 1st Assembly District, represented by Republican Brian Dahle.[6]

Federally, Taylorsville is in California's 1st congressional district, represented by Republican Doug LaMalfa.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Census
  2. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  3. ^ All data are derived from the United States Census Bureau reports from the 2010 United States Census, and are accessible on-line here. The data on unmarried partnerships and same-sex married couples are from the Census report DEC_10_SF1_PCT15. All other housing and population data are from Census report DEC_10_DP_DPDP1. Both reports are viewable online or downloadable in a zip file containing a comma-delimited data file. The area data, from which densities are calculated, are available on-line here. Percentage totals may not add to 100% due to rounding. The Census Bureau defines families as a household containing one or more people related to the householder by birth, opposite-sex marriage, or adoption. People living in group quarters are tabulated by the Census Bureau as neither owners nor renters. For further details, see the text files accompanying the data files containing the Census reports mentioned above.
  4. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  5. ^ "Senators". State of California. Retrieved March 10, 2013. 
  6. ^ "Members Assembly". State of California. Retrieved March 2, 2013. 
  7. ^ "California's 1st Congressional District - Representatives & District Map". Civic Impulse, LLC. Retrieved March 3, 2013.