Blount County


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Blount County, Tennessee

341 Court St
Maryville, TN 37804
Phone: (865) 273-5700
Fax: (865) 273-5705
www.blounttn.org

On southeastern border of TN, south of Knoxville; organized Jul 11, 1795 (prior to statehood) from Knox County. Name Origin: For William Blount (1749-1800), territorial governor of TN (1790-96) and U.S. senator from TN (1796-97)

Area (sq mi):: 566.65 (land 558.56; water 8.08) Population per square mile: 206.80
Population 2005: 115,535 State rank: 10 Population change: 2000-20005 9.20%; 1990-2000 23.10% Population 2000: 105,823 (White 94.10%; Black or African American 2.90%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.70%; Other 1.60%). Foreign born: 1.50%. Median age: 38.40
Income 2000: per capita $19,416; median household $37,862; Population below poverty level: 9.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,947-$26,253
Unemployment (2004): 4.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.20% Median travel time to work: 24.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 36.50%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Maryville County seat (25,569)

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    Blount County, Alabama

    220 2nd Ave E Rm 106
    Oneonta, AL 35121
    Phone: (205) 625-4160
    Fax: (205) 625-5961
    www.coveredbridge.org

    In north-central AL, east of Gadsden; organized Feb 6, 1818 (prior to statehood) from Montgomery County. Name Origin: For William Blount (1749-1800), NC delegate to Continental Congress and U.S. senator from Tennessee (1796-97)

    Area (sq mi):: 650.60 (land 645.59; water 5.02) Population per square mile: 86.30
    Population 2005: 55,725 State rank: 22 Population change: 2000-20005 9.20%; 1990-2000 30.00% Population 2000: 51,024 (White 92.10%; Black or African American 1.20%; Hispanic or Latino 5.30%; Asian 0.10%; Other 3.60%). Foreign born: 3.10%. Median age: 36.40
    Income 2000: per capita $16,325; median household $35,241; Population below poverty level: 11.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,973-$21,623
    Unemployment (2004): 4.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 34.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 59.70%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    References in periodicals archive ?
    For questions concerning the contract documents, contact Teresa Johnson, Blount County Purchasing, at 865-273-5743 or tjohnson@blounttn.
    County Commissioner Karen Miller had proposed the non-binding resolution, which stated that "the Governor, Attorney General, and ALL WE Blount County Legislators have sworn an oath consistent with the moral Law of God.
    DENSO is one of the world's largest automotive parts manufacturers and one of the largest employers in Blount County.
    Blount County Economic Development Council, http://blountedc.
    KNOXVILLE, Tennessee, Ramadan 15, 1436, Jul 2, 2015, SPA -- A freight train carrying flammable and toxic gas derailed and caught fire in Blount County, Tennessee, Thursday, prompting the evacuation of more than 5,000 people.
    Blount County Probate Judge David Standridge and a pharmacist, Al Mickle.
    Captain Jeff Burehfield of the Blount County, Tennessee, Sheriff's Office responded to an emergency call regarding two fishermen in distress.
    In Tennessee, this species has been reported from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in Blount County northeast to the French Broad River in Cocke County along the North Carolina border, though populations have a patchy distribution in high elevation zones within this region (Crespi et al.
    School-based events included a kickoff of the "Slow, Go, Whoa" healthy eating program in Blount County, adolescent pregnancy prevention education in Pickett County and a blood drive and student health fair in Polk County.
    Blount County, including Oneonta, Cleveland, Highland Lake and Allgood -- Hunstville, including Providence and Zierdt Road -- The eastern side of Montgomery and Millbrook -- Roanoke, Albertville and Tallassee.