Knox County , Illinois
Knox County: County in Illinois, United States
Knox County is a county located in the U.S. state of Illinois. As of the 2010 census, the population was 52,919 and a population density of 28 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 49,053 inhabitants. Its county seat is Galesburg. The county was created 196 years ago in 1824.
Knox County map
The largest city of Knox County is Galesburg with a population of 29,803. Other cities include, Truro population 18,532, Abingdon population 3,008, Knox population 2,692 and Knoxville population 2,692. See all Knox County cities & populated places.
Knox County forecast: Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Northwest wind around 3 mph. more
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Official website of Knox County
Knox County Quick Facts
|Population :||49,053 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Illinois (United States)|
|Different from :||Knox County, Knox County, Knox County, Knox County, Knox County, Knox County, Knox County, Knox County|
|Area :||1864 km2|
|Water as percent of area :||0.5%|
|Land as percent of area :||99.5%|
|Named for :||Henry Knox|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1825|
|Time Zone :||America/Chicago|
|Local time :||08:21:23 (22nd October 2021)|
|Density :||26 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-7.88% (2010-2020)|
|Weather :||59℉ Partly Sunny 7-days weather|
Knox County has 6 neighbours.
According to census records, the population of Knox County decreased by 7.88% in 10 years.
People born in Knox County (5)
People born in Knox County, including Union Army officer and U.S.A. diplomat Edwin Hurd Conger, politician John E. Raker, zoologist Harley Jones Van Cleave, you can see a list of people who born in Knox County.
Other places with the same name (9)
- Knox County , Tennessee county in Maine, United States with a population of 475,609 people.
- Knox County , Ohio county in Ohio, United States with a population of 62,423 people.
- Knox County , Maine county in Maine, United States with a population of 39,951 people.
- Knox County , Indiana county in Indiana, United States with a population of 36,522 people.
- Knox County , Kentucky county in Kentucky, United States with a population of 31,022 people.
- Knox County , Nebraska county in Nebraska, United States with a population of 8,304 people.
- Knox County , Missouri county in Missouri, United States with a population of 3,940 people.
- Knox County , Texas county in Texas, United States with a population of 3,683 people.
Knox County Populated Places (more)
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Knox County.
|Galesburg||29,803||County seat of Knox County, Illinois, United States|
|Truro||18,532||Human settlement in United States of America|
|Abingdon||3,008||City in Knox County, Illinois, United States of America|
|Knox||2,692||County seat of Knox County, Tennessee, United States; third-largest city in Tennessee|
|Knoxville||2,692||City in Knox County, Illinois, United States|
|Ontario||871||Unincorporated community in Illinois|
|Wataga||773||Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America|
|East Galesburg||761||Human settlement in Knox Township, Illinois, United States of America|
|Oneida||653||City in Illinois, USA|
|Yates City||641||Village in Illinois, United States|
|Williamsfield||538||Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America|
|Altona||490||Village in Illinois, United States|
|Victoria||282||Village in Illinois, United States|
|Rio||280||Village in Illinois, USA|
|Maquon||259||Township in Knox County, Illinois|
|Saint Augustine||111||Human settlement in Knox County, Illinois, United States of America|
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