Taylor County, Florida
Taylor County Courthouse in Perry
Taylor County is located in Florida's panhandle along Apalachee Bay in the Gulf of Mexico. Taylor County was formed on December 23, 1856 and contains 1,042 square miles of land area and 190 square miles of water surface. The county seat is Perry. Taylor County was named for President Zachary Taylor.
Part of St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge is in Taylor County.
Taylor County Administrative Offices in Perry
Private Sector, wages or salary: 73%
Government Sector: 20%
Unincorporated, Self-Employed: 6%
Homemaker, Unpaid: 1%
Population Density: 21 People per Square Mile
Median Resident Age: 37.8 Years
Cost of Living Index for Taylor County: 81.1
Median Household Income: $34,610
Median Home Value: $117,130
Government, Agriculture & Forestry, Construction, Health Care, Educational Services, Lodging & Food Services, Paper Manufacturing, Metal & Metal Products, Retail Services, Transportation Equipment, Finance & Insurance Services