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Knox County, Kentucky

PO Box 173
Barbourville, KY 40906
Phone: (606) 546-8915
Fax: (606) 546-6196

In southeastern KY, west of Harlan; established Dec 19, 1799 from Lincoln County. Name Origin: For Gen. Henry Knox (1750-1806), Revolutionary War officer and first U.S. secretary of war (1785-95)

Area (sq mi):: 387.71 (land 387.66; water 0.04) Population per square mile: 82.70
Population 2005: 32,069 State rank: 32 Population change: 2000-20005 0.90%; 1990-2000 7.10% Population 2000: 31,795 (White 97.40%; Black or African American 0.80%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.20%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 35.30
Income 2000: per capita $10,660; median household $18,294; Population below poverty level: 34.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $16,291-$18,785
Unemployment (2004): 6.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 24.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 35.90%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Knox County, Texas

PO Box 196
Benjamin, TX 79505
Phone: (940) 459-2441
Fax: (940) 459-2005
www.knoxcountytexas.com

In north-central TX, southwest of Wichita Falls; organized Feb 1, 1858 from Fannin County. Name Origin: For Gen. Henry Knox (1750-1806), Revolutionary War officer and first U.S. secretary of war (1785-95)

Area (sq mi):: 855.43 (land 849.00; water 6.43) Population per square mile: 4.50
Population 2005: 3,781 State rank: 215 Population change: 2000-20005 -11.10%; 1990-2000 -12.10% Population 2000: 4,253 (White 66.50%; Black or African American 6.90%; Hispanic or Latino 25.10%; Asian 0.20%; Other 18.60%). Foreign born: 6.70%. Median age: 40.50
Income 2000: per capita $13,443; median household $25,453; Population below poverty level: 22.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,195-$22,275
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.10% Median travel time to work: 16.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 17.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Knox County, Nebraska

PO Box 166
Center, NE 68724
Phone: (402) 288-5604
Fax: (402) 288-5605
www.co.knox.ne.us

On the northeastern border of NE, northwest of Sioux City, IA. Original county; organized as L'Eau Qui Court County, Feb 10, 1857 (prior to statehood); name changed to Emmett County; then to present name Feb 21, 1873. Name Origin: For Gen. Henry Knox (1750-1806), Revolutionary War officer and first U.S. secretary of war (1785-95)

Area (sq mi):: 1139.65 (land 1108.12; water 31.53) Population per square mile: 8.00
Population 2005: 8,916 State rank: 33 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.90%; 1990-2000 -1.70% Population 2000: 9,374 (White 91.30%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.20%; Other 8.00%). Foreign born: 1.00%. Median age: 43.00
Income 2000: per capita $13,971; median household $27,564; Population below poverty level: 15.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,152-$24,721
Unemployment (2004): 3.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.20% Median travel time to work: 17.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 22.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Knox County, Missouri

107 N 4th St
Edina, MO 63537
Phone: (660) 397-2184
Fax: (660) 397-3331

In northeastern MO, north of Columbia; organized Feb 14, 1845 from Scotland County. Name Origin: For Gen. Henry Knox (1750-1806), Revolutionary War officer and first U.S. Secretary of War (1785-95)

Area (sq mi):: 506.77 (land 505.71; water 1.07) Population per square mile: 8.20
Population 2005: 4,171 State rank: 113 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.40%; 1990-2000 -2.70% Population 2000: 4,361 (White 98.10%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 0.30%. Median age: 41.60
Income 2000: per capita $13,075; median household $27,124; Population below poverty level: 18.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,490-$22,343
Unemployment (2004): 4.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.40% Median travel time to work: 23.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 35.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Knox County, Illinois

200 S Cherry St
Galesburg, IL 61401
Phone: (309) 345-3860
Fax: (309) 345-0098
www.knoxcountyil.com

In northwestern IL south of Moline; organized Jan 13, 1825 from Fulton County. Name Origin: For Gen. Henry Knox (1750-1806), Revolutionary War officer and first U.S. secretary of war (1785-95)

Area (sq mi):: 719.70 (land 716.28; water 3.42) Population per square mile: 74.40
Population 2005: 53,309 State rank: 27 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.50%; 1990-2000 -1.00% Population 2000: 55,836 (White 88.40%; Black or African American 6.30%; Hispanic or Latino 3.40%; Asian 0.70%; Other 3.20%). Foreign born: 1.60%. Median age: 39.40
Income 2000: per capita $17,985; median household $35,407; Population below poverty level: 11.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,108-$24,382
Unemployment (2004): 8.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.70% Median travel time to work: 18.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 14.90%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Galesburg County seat (32,408)

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    Knox County, Tennessee

    City-County Bldg 400 Main St Suite 603
    Knoxville, TN 37902
    Phone: (865) 215-2534
    Fax: (865) 215-2038
    www.knoxcounty.org

    In central eastern TN, east of Oak Ridge; organized Jun 11, 1792 (prior to statehood) from Greene and Hawkins counties. Name Origin: For Gen. Henry Knox (1750-1806), Revolutionary War officer and first U.S. secretary of war (1785-95)

    Area (sq mi):: 525.78 (land 508.46; water 17.32) Population per square mile: 796.50
    Population 2005: 404,972 State rank: 3 Population change: 2000-20005 6.00%; 1990-2000 13.80% Population 2000: 382,032 (White 87.40%; Black or African American 8.60%; Hispanic or Latino 1.30%; Asian 1.30%; Other 2.00%). Foreign born: 2.50%. Median age: 36.00
    Income 2000: per capita $21,875; median household $37,454; Population below poverty level: 12.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $28,554-$30,901
    Unemployment (2004): 3.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.40% Median travel time to work: 22.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 14.40%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Knoxville County seat (178,118)
  • Farragut (18,985)

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    Knox County, Ohio

    117 E High St Suite 161
    Mount Vernon, OH 43050
    Phone: (740) 393-6703
    Fax: (740) 393-6705
    www.knoxcountyohio.org

    In central OH, northeast of Columbus; organized Mar 1, 1808 from Fairfield County. Name Origin: For Gen. Henry Knox (1750-1806), Revolutionary War officer and first U.S. secretary of war (1785-95)

    Area (sq mi):: 529.53 (land 527.12; water 2.41) Population per square mile: 110.80
    Population 2005: 58,398 State rank: 44 Population change: 2000-20005 7.20%; 1990-2000 14.80% Population 2000: 54,500 (White 97.20%; Black or African American 0.70%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 1.00%. Median age: 36.50
    Income 2000: per capita $17,695; median household $38,877; Population below poverty level: 10.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,197-$24,932
    Unemployment (2004): 5.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.90% Median travel time to work: 25.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 29.50%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Mount Vernon County seat (16,019)

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    Knox County, Maine

    62 Union St
    Rockland, ME 04841
    Phone: (207) 594-0420
    Fax: (207) 594-0445
    knoxcounty.midcoast.com

    On Atlantic coast of ME, east of Augusta; organized Mar 9, 1860 from Lincoln and Waldo counties. Name Origin: For Gen. Henry Knox (1750-1806), officer in the Revolutionary War, and first U.S. secretary of war (1785-95)

    Area (sq mi):: 1142.10 (land 365.67; water 776.43) Population per square mile: 112.70
    Population 2005: 41,219 State rank: 10 Population change: 2000-20005 4.00%; 1990-2000 9.10% Population 2000: 39,618 (White 97.90%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.40%; Other 1.10%). Foreign born: 2.10%. Median age: 41.40
    Income 2000: per capita $19,981; median household $36,774; Population below poverty level: 10.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,264-$31,114
    Unemployment (2004): 3.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 18.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 13.90%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Knox County, Indiana

    101 N 7th St
    Vincennes, IN 47591
    Phone: (812) 885-2521
    Fax: (812) 895-4929

    On the southwest border of IN; organized Jun 20, 1790 (prior to statehood) from Northwest Territory. Name Origin: For Gen. Henry Knox (1750-1806), Revolutionary War officer and first U.S. secretary of war (1785-94)

    Area (sq mi):: 524.06 (land 515.83; water 8.22) Population per square mile: 74.40
    Population 2005: 38,366 State rank: 38 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.30%; 1990-2000 -1.60% Population 2000: 39,256 (White 96.00%; Black or African American 1.90%; Hispanic or Latino 0.80%; Asian 0.50%; Other 1.20%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 36.70
    Income 2000: per capita $16,085; median household $31,362; Population below poverty level: 16.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,828-$25,461
    Unemployment (2004): 4.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 18.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 16.40%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Vincennes County seat (18,105)

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    A woman was killed when a tornado hit Columbus, Mississippi, and a man died when he drove into floodwaters in Knox County, Tennessee, officials said.
    Meridian Waste enters Knoxville with the acquisition of Poplar View Landfill and Riverside Landfill, two of only three operational construction and demolition landfills in Knox County, Tennessee.
    WWE star Glenn Jacobs won two-thirds of the vote to take office in Knox County, Tennessee.
    Glenn Jacobs, popularly known as Kane from World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), won the mayoralty of Knox County, Tennessee, as per ABC 6 on Thursday.
    Summary: Washington D.C [U.S.A], August 3 (ANI): Former World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) champion Glenn Jacobs, who is known as Kane, has been elected as the mayor of the Knox County, Tennessee.
    You're running for mayor of Knox County, Tennessee. What's tougher, a Hell in a Cell match or the world of politics?
    The Knox County, Tennessee and Louisville, Kentucky air pollution control authorities participated in this settlement.
    RH: Were you surprised when Robopocalypse was challenged for profanity at a STEM Academy in Knox County, Tennessee?
    The positive tick had been collected from a coyote in Knox County, Tennessee, in July 2007.
    2008, a single adult female was captured in the home of the first author in Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee. The specimen, approximately 16.2 mm in length, displayed the characteristic light bands on the terminal 2 antennal segments, as well as alternating light and dark banding along the exposed lateral abdominal margins (Fig.
    She was born July 23, 1907, in Knox County, Tennessee to Sill and Ibbie Weaver Rice.
    Knox County, Tennessee, emergency dispatchers "answered about 660,000 calls for help last year.