Blount County, Tennessee

Blount County: County in Tennessee, United States


Blount County is a county located in the U.S. state of Tennessee. As of the 2010 census, the population was 123,010 and a population density of 84 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 134,751 inhabitants. Its county seat is Maryville. The county was created 227 years ago in 1795.

Quick Facts about Blount County

Population : 134,751 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Tennessee (United States)
Different from : Blount County
Twitter username : blounttngov
Area : 1468 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.4%
Land as percent of area : 98.6%
Named for : William Blount
Altitude : 1,106 feet / 337 meters
Capital : Maryville
Establishment : July 07, 1795
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 02:53:04 (7th June 2023)
Density : 92 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 8.71% (2010-2020)
Blount County locator map
Location of Blount County on Tennessee map.
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Blount-county-tennessee-courthouse1 image


Blount County is located at 35°41'14"N 83°55'32"W (35.6872400, -83.9255300). It has 4 neighbors: Graham County, Swain County, Loudon County and Monroe County.

Blount County map

The largest city of Blount County is Maryville with a population of 29,995. Other cities include, Red Bank population 11,881, Alcoa population 10,382, Fairview population 9,599 and Louisville population 4,139. See all Blount County cities & populated places.

Blount County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Blount County.

City Name Population Title
Maryville 29,995 City in Tennessee, USA
Red Bank 11,881 City in Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States of America
Alcoa 10,382 City in Tennessee, United States
Fairview 9,599 City in Williamson County, Tennessee, United States of America
Eagleton Village 5,052 Census designated place
Louisville 4,139 Human settlement in Blount County, Tennessee, United States of America
Watertown 1,536 City in Wilson County, Tennessee, United States
Friendsville 902 Human settlement in Blount County, Tennessee, United States of America
Rockford 851 City in Tennessee, United States
Townsend 477 City in Blount County, Tennessee, in the southeastern United State

Blount County has 4 neighbours.

  • Maryville


The population of Blount County increased by 8.71% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 123,010 - census
2011 123,664 0.53% estimation process
2012 124,024 0.29% estimation process
2013 124,874 0.68% estimation process
2014 125,847 0.77% estimation process
2015 126,954 0.87% estimation process
2016 128,264 1.02% estimation process
2017 129,999 1.33% estimation process
2018 131,331 1.01% estimation process
2019 133,088 1.32% estimation process
2020 134,751 1.23% estimation process

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People born in Blount County (7)

People born in Blount County, including politician Joshua L. Martin, professional basketball player Tommy Woods, football player and coach Ollie Keller, .


Other places with the same name (2)

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