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Williamson County, Texas


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Page Contents for Taylor, Texas

Statistics & Facts


History & History-related items

City Attractions


Chamber of Commerce.

Community events.



Statistics & Facts

The Texas state capital is Austin.
The population of Taylor is approximately 15191 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 4,727 (1990), 5306 (2010).
The amount of land area in Taylor is 27.87 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.076 sq kilometers.
The distance from Taylor to Washington DC is 1321 miles.
The distance to the Texas state capital is 27 miles. (as the crow flies)
Taylor is positioned 30.57 degrees north of the equator and 97.41 degrees west of the prime meridian.


in Southwest Williamson County, north and a little east of Austin on Highway 79
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History & History Related Items

A history of the city of Taylor
The original name of Taylor Texas was Taylorsville, in honor of Edward Moses Taylor. He was an official of the Houston Belt and Terminal Railroad in 1876 when the town was laid out. Taylor was incorporated in 1882. The name was changed to Taylor in 1892.
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The founding of Taylor

August 9, 1876

The incorporation of Taylor



Lake Granger is 8 miles away.
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Taylor City Government

City of Taylor
400 Porter Street
Taylor, Texas 76574
Phone: (512) 352-3675
FAX (512) 352-8483

Taylor Chamber

The Taylor Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 231
1519 N Main Street
Taylor, Texas 76574
Phone (512) 352-6364 or (512) 365-8485 or FAX: (512) 352-6366

Taylor Community Events

A Taylor Community Events Calendar

Taylor Organizations

The Taylor Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 231
1519 N Main Street
Taylor, Texas 76574
Phone (512) 352-6364 or (512) 365-8485 or FAX: (512) 352-6366

Taylor Libraries

Taylor Public Library
721 Vance Street
Taylor, Texas 76574
Phone (512)352-3434 or (512)432-4065
Fax (512)365-8191

Taylor Schools

The Taylor Independent School District
602 West Twelfth Street
Taylor, Texas 76574-2998
Phone: 512 352-6361

Temple College Taylor CenterTemple College Taylor Center
516 North Main Street
Taylor, Texas 76574
Phone: (512)352-2688

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