- Taylor Township, Fulton County, Pennsylvania
name = Taylor Township
category = Township
country = United States
state = Pennsylvania
region_type = County
region = Fulton County
area_imperial = 32.7
coordinates_type = region:US_type:city
population_as_of = 2000
population = 1237
population_density_imperial = 37.9
established_type = Established
timezone = EST
utc_offset = -4
timezone_DST = EDT
utc_offset_DST = -5
map_caption = Location of Taylor Township in Fulton County
map1 = Map of Pennsylvania highlighting Fulton County.svg
map1_caption = Location of Fulton County in Pennsylvania
map2 = Map of USA PA.svg
map2_caption = Location of Pennsylvania in the United States
Taylor Township is a township in Fulton County,
Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 1,237 at the 2000 census.
According to the
United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 32.7 square miles (84.6 km²), all of it land.
As of the
censusGR|2 of 2000, there were 1,237 people, 490 households, and 358 families residing in the township. The population densitywas 37.9 people per square mile (14.6/km²). There were 568 housing units at an average density of 17.4/sq mi (6.7/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 99.11% White, 0.08% African American, 0.49% Native American, 0.08% from other races, and 0.24% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.24% of the population.
There were 490 households out of which 33.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.4% were married couples living together, 7.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.9% were non-families. 24.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.52 and the average family size was 2.98.
In the township the population was spread out with 26.6% under the age of 18, 5.7% from 18 to 24, 29.3% from 25 to 44, 23.4% from 45 to 64, and 15.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 101.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.4 males.
The median income for a household in the township was $34,013, and the median income for a family was $39,792. Males had a median income of $30,556 versus $17,250 for females. The
per capita incomefor the township was $15,461. About 4.8% of families and 7.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 10.6% of those under age 18 and 9.7% of those age 65 or over.
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