Knox County , Texas

Knox County: County in Texas, United States

About

Knox County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 3,719 and a population density of 2 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 3,683 inhabitants. Its county seat is Benjamin. The county was created 135 years ago in 1885.

Knox County Quick Facts

Population : 3,683 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
Different from : Knox County, Knox County, Knox County, Knox County, Knox County, Knox County, Knox County, Knox County
Area : 2216 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.6%
Land as percent of area : 99.4%
Named for : Henry Knox
Capital : Benjamin
Establishment : January 01, 1886
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 13:37:14 (1st December 2021)
Density : 2 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.98% (2010-2020)
Weather : 42℉ Mostly Clear 7-days weather
Knox County locator map
Location of Knox County on Texas map.
Knox County Texas Courthouse 2015 image
Knox County Texas Courthouse 2015
Knox County Texas Courthouse 2015 image

Geography

Knox County is located at 33°36'22"N 99°44'29"W (33.6061300, -99.7414300). It has 6 neighbors: Baylor County, Foard County, Haskell County, Throckmorton County, King County and Stonewall County.

Knox County map

The largest city of Knox County is Munday with a population of 1,284. Other cities include, Knox City population 1,120, Benjamin population 257 and Goree population 207. See all Knox County cities & populated places.

Knox County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Munday 1,284 City in Knox County, Texas, United States
Knox City 1,120 City in Knox County, Texas, United States
Benjamin 257 City in Texas, USA
Goree 207 City in Knox County, Texas, United States

Weather

Knox County forecast: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. more

Knox County has 6 neighbours.

  • Benjamin

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Knox County decreased by 0.98% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,719 - census
2011 3,722 0.08% estimation process
2012 3,730 0.21% estimation process
2013 3,722 -0.21% estimation process
2014 3,801 2.08% estimation process
2015 3,792 -0.24% estimation process
2016 3,732 -1.61% estimation process
2017 3,674 -1.58% estimation process
2018 3,662 -0.33% estimation process
2019 3,664 0.05% estimation process
2020 3,683 0.52% estimation process

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Local Places in Knox County

People born in Knox County (3)

People born in Knox County, including professional wrestler Stan Hansen, film actor Bud Osborne, football player L.J. Collier, you can see a list of people who born in Knox County.

Other places with the same name (9)

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