Cocke County

Cocke County, Tennessee

360 E Main St Room 146 Courthouse Annex
Newport, TN 37821
Phone: (423) 623-8791
Fax: (423) 623-8792

On the central eastern border of TN, east of Knoxville; organized Aug 9, 1797 from Jefferson County. Name Origin: For William Cocke (1747-1828), explorer with Daniel Boone (c.1734-1820), TN legislator and judge, and U.S. senator (1796-97; 1799-1805)

Area (sq mi):: 443.15 (land 434.40; water 8.75) Population per square mile: 80.40
Population 2005: 34,929 State rank: 41 Population change: 2000-20005 4.10%; 1990-2000 15.20% Population 2000: 33,565 (White 95.50%; Black or African American 2.00%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.70%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 38.60
Income 2000: per capita $13,881; median household $25,553; Population below poverty level: 22.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,955-$18,816
Unemployment (2004): 8.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 28.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 40.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Ballew said the name Messiah could cause problems if the child grows up in Cocke County, which has a large Christian population.
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.
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HealthStar facilities service over 300,000 patients annually across six contiguous counties, while supporting Baptist Hospital Cocke County, Jefferson Memorial Hospital, Lakeway Regional Hospital, Morristown Hamblen Healthcare System, and Wellmont-Hawkins County Memorial Hospital.
Hunt is a Master of Public Health Student in the Health Service Administration track and is from Cocke County in the Appalachia region of east Tennessee.
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announced today plans to drill an approximately 6,000-foot exploratory well to the Knox formation in Cocke County, Tennessee, 40 miles southeast of its producing Swan Creek oil and gas field in Hancock County.