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 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 475,609 inhabitants. Its county seat is Rockland. The county was created 161 years ago in 1859.

Knox County Courthouse  Rockland  Maine image
Knox County Courthouse Rockland Maine
Knox County Courthouse  Rockland  Maine image

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 map

The largest city of Knox County is Knoxville with a population of 190,223. Other cities include, Brentwood population 42,876 and Garland population 300. See all Knox County cities & populated places.

Weather

Knox County forecast: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind 0 to 5 mph. more

Knox County Quick Facts

Population : 475,609 (2020)
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 : 12:54:34 (24th October 2021)
Density : 161 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 9.12% (2010-2020)
Weather : 49℉ Partly Cloudy 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 9.12% in 10 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
2020 475,609 1.11% 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 he was born in 17/06/1862

Other places with the same name (9)

Knox County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Knoxville 190,223 County seat of Knox County, Tennessee, United States; third-largest city in Tennessee
Brentwood 42,876 Suburb of Nashville, Tennessee, located in Williamson County, USA
Farragut 24,045 Town of the United States
Mascot 2,411 Census-designated place in Knox County, Tennessee
Garland 300 Place in Tennessee

Tennessee Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Shelby County 936,017 County in Tennessee, United States
Davidson County 694,176 County in Tennessee, United States
Nashville 684,410 Consolidated city-county in Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, and the state capital of Tennessee
Memphis 649,705 County seat of Shelby County, Tennessee, United States
New South Memphis 641,608 City in United States of America
Hamilton County 371,662 County in Tennessee, United States
Rutherford County 339,261 County in North Carolina, United States
Williamson County 245,348 County in Tennessee, United States
Montgomery County 214,251 County in Tennessee, United States
Sumner County 195,561 County in Tennessee, United States
Knoxville 190,223 County seat of Knox County, Tennessee, United States; third-largest city in Tennessee
Chattanooga 184,742 City in and county seat of Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States
Clarksville 161,247 City in Tennessee
Sullivan County 158,755 County in New York, United States
East Chattanooga 154,024 City in Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States of America
Murfreesboro 150,757 City in Tennessee, United States of America