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Where is Knox County, Tennessee?

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Knox County is a county equivalent area found in Tennessee, USA. The county government of Knox is found in the county seat of Knoxville.

With a total 1,361.99 sq. km of land and water area, Knox County, Tennessee is the 2088th largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 448,644 people, Knox County has a total 197288 households earning 47694 on average per year.

Knox County, Tennessee - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 47093
Area Codes 865
Time Zone EST
Major Cities Knoxville (population: 399,588), Powell (population: 25,924), Corryton (population: 12,964), Strawberry Plains (population: 9,321), Mascot (population: 2,928)
Land Area 173,222 sq miles
Water Area 508 sq miles
Household Income $47,694
Housing Units 197,288
Median Home Value $157,400
High School Grads 90% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 34% of population
Retail Spending $19,329 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $919,247 per capita

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.