Knox Knox County, Illinois
Knox: County seat of Knox County, Tennessee, United States; third-largest city in Tennessee
Knox is a city located in the county of Knox in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,911 and a population density of 11 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,692 inhabitants.
The city was created 236 years ago in 1785.
Knox Quick Facts
|Population :||2,692 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Illinois (United States)|
|County :||Knox County|
|Postal code :||37902|
|Phone Area Codes :||865|
|Area :||269.79 km2|
|Official name :||Knoxville|
|Altitude :||886 feet / 270 meters|
|Capital city :||Knox is capital of Knox County|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1786 (236 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||America/Chicago|
|Local time :||14:45:39 (22nd May 2022)|
|Density :||10 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-8.14% (2010-2020)|
Knox is located at 40°56'3"N 90°15'17"W (40.9342000, -90.2548500).
- Official Website
Official website of Knox
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According to census records, the population of Knox decreased by 8.14% in 10 years.
People born in Knox (200)
- Christina Hendricks (American actress) she was born in 03/05/1975
- Polly Bergen (American actress, singer, entrepreneur (1930-2014)) she was born in 14/07/1930
- Joseph Wood Krutch (American writer, critic, and naturalist) he was born in 25/11/1893
- Candy Reynolds (American tennis player) she was born in 24/03/1955
- Johnny Knoxville (American actor, stunt performer, and filmmaker) he was born in 11/03/1971
- David Farragut (United States Navy admiral) he was born in 05/07/1801
- Thomas C. Hindman (American politician and Confederate States Army general in the Civil War) he was born in 28/01/1828
- James Agee (American author, journalist, poet, screenwriter and film critic) he was born in 27/11/1909
- Victor Ashe (American politician) he was born in 01/01/1945
- Jake Thomas (actor, singer) he was born in 30/01/1990
- Mary Costa (singer) she was born in 05/04/1930
- Kenny Chesney (American country music singer/songwriter) he was born in 26/03/1968
- Dennis Hwang (graphic artist) he was born in 01/01/1978
- Andrew Humphreys (American politician (1821-1904)) he was born in 30/03/1821
- David Keith (actor, director) he was born in 08/05/1954
- Karl Edward Wagner (American writer) he was born in 12/12/1945
- Jason Witten (American football player, tight end) he was born in 06/05/1982
- Walt Simonson (American cartoonist and comics creator) he was born in 02/09/1946
Schools in Knox
College & universities near Knox, IL
|146427||Knox College||Galesburg (IL)||61401-9999|
Amtrak & bus stations near Knox, IL
|GBB||Galesburg station||225 South Seminary Street||RAIL|
|KEE||Kewanee||Loomis and North Tremont Sts.||RAIL|
|PIA||Peoria, Illinois||6100 West Everett M. Dirksen Parkway||BUS|
|MLI||Moline, Illinois||1200 River Drive||BUS|
|MAC||Macomb||120 East Calhoun Street||RAIL|
Post offices near Knox
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Knoxvill Post Office||Knoxville (IL)||61448|
Other places with the same name (7)
- Knox , Indiana city in Center Township, Starke County, Indiana, United States with a population of 3,597 people.
- Knox , Indiana city in Center Township, Starke County, Indiana, United States with a population of 3,552 people.
- Knox , New York town in Albany County, New York, United States with a population of 2,655 people.
- Knox , Pennsylvania borough of Pennsylvania with a population of 1,067 people.
- Knox , Ohio township in Vinton County, Ohio with a population of 535 people.
- Knox , North Dakota city in Benson County, North Dakota, United States with a population of 27 people.
Other cities in Knox County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Knox County , IL.
|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|
|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|
Distance to Other Cities
Knox distances to largest Illinois cities