Knoxville Knox County, Illinois

Knoxville: City in Knox County, Illinois, United States

About

Knoxville 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 1,239 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,692 inhabitants.

The city was created 191 years ago in 1830.

Knoxville Quick Facts

Population : 2,692 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Knox County
Postal code : 61448
Phone Area Codes : 309
Area : 2.35 km2
Establishment : January 01, 1831 (191 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 15:06:15 (22nd May 2022)
Density : 1,146 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -8.14% (2010-2020)
Knoxville locator map
Location of Knoxville on Illinois map.
Knox County Pork Producers Building  Knox County Fairgrounds image
Knox County Pork Producers Building Knox County Fairgrounds
Knox County Pork Producers Building  Knox County Fairgrounds image

Geography

Knoxville is located at 40°54'30"N 90°17'5"W (40.9083700, -90.2848500).

Knoxville map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Knoxville decreased by 8.14% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,911 - census
2011 2,901 -0.34% estimation process
2012 2,879 -0.76% estimation process
2013 2,869 -0.35% estimation process
2014 2,858 -0.38% estimation process
2015 2,825 -1.17% estimation process
2016 2,801 -0.86% estimation process
2017 2,780 -0.76% estimation process
2018 2,743 -1.35% estimation process
2019 2,726 -0.62% estimation process
2020 2,692 -1.26% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 38,297
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 36,032
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 6.3%
April 1, 2020 Population : 37,287
April 1, 2010 Population : 35,824
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.1%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 19.8%
People over 65 (%) : 16.2%
Female persons, % : 51.2%
White only, percent : 75.4%
Black or African American alone, percent : 3.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.3%
Asians alone % : 8.8%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 7.0%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 16.7%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 66.3%
2015-2019 Veterans : 2,077
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 12.2%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 67.3%

Knoxville zip code is 61448. County name: Knox, County fips: 17095

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 67.3%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $596,400
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,577
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $578
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,728
2015-2019 Households : 14,723
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.56
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.0%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 17.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 95.5%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 92.9%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 95.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 41.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 7.0%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 3.2%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 68.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 65.3%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 43,360
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 713,755
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 309,839
2012 total retail sales per capita : $8,449
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 32.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $107,328
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $51,001
Percentage of people living in poverty : 5.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 3,489
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,797
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,124
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 794
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,438
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 379
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,851
2010 population per square mile : 2,953.1
2010 land area in square miles : 12.13
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 38.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $67,100
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $882
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $362
2015-2019 median gross rent : $866
2015-2019 Households : 6,618
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.91
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 81.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 29.4%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 83.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 69.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 71.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 8.3%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 11.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 27.1%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 57.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 51.0%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 33,580
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 836,497
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 218,333
2012 total retail sales per capita : $11,568
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 28.0
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $36,792
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $16,171
Percentage of people living in poverty : 26.2%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,175
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 927
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,048
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,659
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 387
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 128
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,919
2010 population per square mile : 1,991.0
2010 land area in square miles : 9.28

People born in Knoxville (8)

People born in Knoxville, including actor Justin Hartley, jazz drummer Matt Wilson, Major League Baseball pitcher in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization Matt Reynolds, .

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Schools in Knoxville

College & universities near Knoxville, IL

Code Name City ZIP
146427 Knox College Galesburg (IL) 61401-9999
143613 Carl Sandburg College Galesburg (IL) 61401
147341 Monmouth College Monmouth (IL) 61462-1998
457554 Innovations Design Academy Canton (IL) 61520
145354 Graham Hospital School of Nursing Canton (IL) 61520-2497

Stations (13)

Amtrak & bus stations near Knoxville, IL

Code Name Address Type
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
MAC Macomb 120 East Calhoun Street RAIL
MLI Moline, Illinois 1200 River Drive BUS

Post offices near Knoxville

Post Office Name City ZIP
Knoxvill Post Office Knoxville (IL) 61448
East Galesburg Post Office East Galesburg (IL) 61430
Galesburg Post Office Galesburg (IL) 61401
Gilson Post Office Gilson (IL) 61436
Wataga Post Office Wataga (IL) 61488

Other places with the same name (5)

  • Knoxville , Tennessee county seat of Knox County, Tennessee, United States; third-largest city in Tennessee with a population of 190,223 people.
  • Knoxville , Iowa city in and seat of Marion County, Iowa, United States with a population of 7,082 people.
  • Knoxville , Arkansas city in Arkansas, USA with a population of 754 people.
  • Knoxville , Pennsylvania borough in Tioga County, Pennsylvania, in the United States with a population of 594 people.

Other cities in Knox County

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

City Name Population Title
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
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

Knoxville distances to largest Illinois cities