Knox County , Tennessee

Knox County: County in Maine, United States

Knox County locator map
Location of Knox County on Tennessee map.

About

Knox County is a county located in the U.S. state of Tennessee. As of the 2010 census, the population was 432,226 and a population density of 146 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 470,313 inhabitants. Its county seat is Rockland. The county was created 161 years ago in 1859.

Geography

Knox County is located at 35°59'36"N 83°56'14"W (35.9932200, -83.9370900). It has 3 neighbors: Hancock County, Lincoln County and Waldo County.

Knox County Courthouse  Rockland  Maine image
Knox County Courthouse Rockland Maine

The largest city of Knox County is Knoxville with a population of 187,603. Other cities include, Brentwood population 42,783 and Garland population 298. See all Knox County cities & populated places.

Weather

Knox County forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible. more

Knox County Courthouse  Rockland  Maine image

Knox County map

Knox County Quick Facts

Population : 470,313 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Tennessee (United States)
Different from : Knox County, Knox County, Knox County, Knox County, Knox County, Knox County, Knox County, Knox County
Area : 2958 km2
Water as percent of area : 68%
Land as percent of area : 32%
Named for : Henry Knox
Altitude : 1,171 feet / 357 meters
Capital : Rockland
Establishment : January 01, 1860
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 21:54:59 (4th August 2021)
Density : 159 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 8.1% (2010-2019)
Weather : 77℉ Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather

Knox County has 3 neighbours.

  • Appleton
  • Cushing
  • Isle au Haut
  • Camden
  • Rockport
  • Rockland
  • South Thomaston
  • Warren
  • Vinalhaven
  • Matinicus Isle
  • St. George
  • Friendship
  • Owls Head
  • Criehaven, Maine
  • Muscle Ridge Islands
  • Thomaston
  • Washington
  • Hope
  • North Haven
  • Union

Demographics

The population of Knox County increased by 8.1% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 432,226 - census
2011 436,776 1.04% estimation process
2012 440,791 0.91% estimation process
2013 444,314 0.79% estimation process
2014 447,903 0.8% estimation process
2015 451,297 0.75% estimation process
2016 456,089 1.05% estimation process
2017 461,565 1.19% estimation process
2018 466,258 1.01% estimation process
2019 470,313 0.86% estimation process

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People born in Knox County (4)

People born in Knox County, including composer, music theorist and professor of music Walter Piston, editor in chief of the Seattle Daily Times Alden J. Blethen, book illustrator Charles Copeland, you can see a list of people who born in Knox County.

  • E. S. Clark

Other places with the same name (8)

Knox County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Knoxville 187,603 County seat of Knox County, Tennessee, United States; third-largest city in Tennessee
Brentwood 42,783 Suburb of Nashville, Tennessee, located in Williamson County, USA
Farragut 23,778 Town of the United States
Mascot 2,411 Census-designated place in Knox County, Tennessee
Garland 298 Place in Tennessee

Tennessee Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Tennessee 6,829,174 State of the United States of America
Shelby County 937,166 County in Tennessee, United States
Davidson County 694,144 County in Tennessee, United States
Nashville 684,410 Consolidated city-county in Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, and the state capital of Tennessee
Memphis 651,073 County seat of Shelby County, Tennessee, United States
New South Memphis 641,608 City in United States of America
Hamilton County 367,804 County in Tennessee, United States
Rutherford County 332,285 County in North Carolina, United States
Williamson County 238,412 County in Tennessee, United States
Montgomery County 208,993 County in Tennessee, United States
Sumner County 191,283 County in Tennessee, United States
Knoxville 187,603 County seat of Knox County, Tennessee, United States; third-largest city in Tennessee
Chattanooga 182,799 City in and county seat of Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States
Sullivan County 158,348 County in New York, United States
Clarksville 158,146 City in Tennessee
East Chattanooga 154,024 City in Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States of America

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