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Knox County Statistics

Facts

Land area386.3 square miles
Population Density82.5 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)31,790
Population change-0.3%
Under 5 years of age6.2%
Under 1823.4%
65 and over16.5%
Females51.5%
White97.1
Hispanic or Latino of any race1.1
Asian0.3%
Two or more races1%
Black or African American1.2%
Native American0.2%
Pacific Islander0.2%
Had graduated from high school67%
Had a bachelor degree or higher10.1%
Veterans1,564

Households and Housing

Households12,350
Persons per household2.5
Living in the same house for one year or more86.6%
Median household income$24,038
The Per capita income$14,367
Live below the poverty line34.7%
Housing units14,352
Multi-unit structures11%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$71,400
Residents owning their homes64.4%

Business Facts

Total number of firms3,121
Women-owned firms30.3%
Asian-owned firms1.6%
Hispanic-owned firms0%
Black-owned firms0%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$318,643
Retail sales per capita$9,870
Manufacturers shipments$210,723
Merchant wholesaler sales$63,723
Source US Census Data