Knox, Indiana

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Population in 2014: 3,622 (89% urban, 11% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.7%
 
Males: 1,659  (45.8%)
Females: 1,963  (54.2%)
Median resident age:  35.7 years
Indiana median age:  37.3 years

Zip codes: 46534.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $29,848 (it was $29,891 in 2000)
Knox:

$29,848
IN:

$47,529

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,418 (it was $16,184 in 2000)

Knox city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $79,211 (it was $66,200 in 2000)
Knox:

$79,211
IN:

$122,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $687.

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  • Races in Knox, IN (2010)

    Knox races chart
    • 3,51394.8%White alone
    • 1092.9%Hispanic
    • 511.4%Two or more races
    • 130.4%Black alone
    • 120.3%Asian alone
    • 60.2%American Indian alone

Races in Knox detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Knox: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (19.9%), Irish (18.6%), English (9.8%), Polish (8.0%), United States (5.5%), Italian (3.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 702 feet

Land area: 3.93 square miles.

Population density: 922 people per square mile   (low).

Knox,IN real estate house value index trend

Knox, Indiana map

For population 25 years and over in Knox:

  • High school or higher: 76.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Unemployed: 9.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Knox city:

  • Never married: 29.2%
  • Now married: 44.4%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 8.9%
  • Divorced: 16.8%

20 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.5%
Indiana:

4.8%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Knox, Indiana as of August 30, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Knox to the number of sex offenders is 204 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $624 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $629 (0.8%)

Knox satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: South Bend, IN (32.4 miles , pop. 107,789).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (66.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Bass Lake, IN (2.2 miles ), Hamlet, IN (2.5 miles ), North Judson, IN (3.1 miles ), Koontz Lake, IN (3.3 miles ), Hanna, IN (3.4 miles ), Culver, IN (3.4 miles ), Monterey, IN (3.5 miles ), Kingsford Heights, IN (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 28 buildings, average cost: $47,100
  • 1998: 19 buildings, average cost: $56,600
  • 1999: 27 buildings, average cost: $58,700
  • 2000: 19 buildings, average cost: $84,400
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $76,400
  • 2002: 22 buildings, average cost: $78,400
  • 2003: 18 buildings, average cost: $66,100
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $64,100
  • 2005: 15 buildings, average cost: $72,600
  • 2006: 24 buildings, average cost: $82,200
  • 2007: 18 buildings, average cost: $82,200
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $83,300
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.29 N, Longitude: 86.62 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,370 (+37.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 662 (48.7%)

Area code: 574

Knox household income distribution Knox home values distribution

Crime rates in Knox by Year
Type 2002 2003 2006 2007 2012 2013
Murders 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 101201
per 100,000 26.50.027.154.10.027.3
Robberies 001000
per 100,000 0.00.027.10.00.00.0
Assaults 31551025
per 100,000 79.627.71,490.1270.354.2136.7
Burglaries 199514386
per 100,000 504.1249.21,381.71,162.5216.9164.1
Thefts 1051082191957038
per 100,000 2,785.92,990.95,933.45,271.71,897.51,039.1
Auto thefts 58241120
per 100,000 132.7221.5650.2297.454.20.0
Arson 110001
per 100,000 26.527.70.00.00.027.3
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 295.1) 189.4156.1695.2402.5103.599.6

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Crime rate in Knox detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.92
Indiana average:

1.88
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.0%
Indiana:

4.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -315 (-7.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (33%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Information (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Knox: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Knox, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Knox-area historical tornado activity is near Indiana state average. It is 78% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/17/1963, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.6 miles away from the Knox city center killed one person and injured 70 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/12/1976, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.7 miles away from the city center injured 4 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Knox-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 207.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 183.6 miles away from Knox center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 256.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 128.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 236.9 miles away from Knox center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 205.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Starke County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Knox topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Knox:

  • HOSPICE OF STARKE COUNTY (11 SOUTH MAIN STREET)
  • INDIANA UNIVERSITY HEALTH STARKE HOSPITAL (Proprietary, 102 E CULVER RD)
  • PATHFINDER SERVICES INC (356 E MOUND ST)
  • PATHFINDER SERVICES INC (107 BINKLEY)
  • COUNTRYSIDE PLACE OF KNOX (300 E CULVER RD)
  • EDGEWOOD MANOR OF KNOX (RT 8 AND EDGEWOOD DRIVE PO BOX 337)
  • GOLDEN LIVING CENTER-KNOX (300 E CULVER RD)
  • WINTERSONG VILLAGE (1005 S EDGEWOOD DR)
  • DSI - KNOX DIALYSIS (1008 S EDGEWOOD DRIVE)

Airports and heliports located in Knox:

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College/University in Knox:

  • Knox Beauty College (Full-time enrollment: 43; Location: 320 E Culver Rd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.kbc.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Knox:

  • Purdue University-North Central Campus (about 25 miles; Westville, IN; Full-time enrollment: 3,682)
  • Valparaiso University (about 25 miles; Valparaiso, IN; FT enrollment: 3,542)
  • Indiana University-South Bend (about 34 miles; South Bend, IN; FT enrollment: 5,563)
  • University of Notre Dame (about 35 miles; Notre Dame, IN; FT enrollment: 12,214)
  • Indiana University-Northwest (about 42 miles; Gary, IN; FT enrollment: 4,390)
  • Andrews University (about 49 miles; Berrien Springs, MI; FT enrollment: 3,103)
  • Purdue University-Calumet Campus (about 49 miles; Hammond, IN; FT enrollment: 7,343)

Public high school in Knox:

Public elementary/middle schools in Knox:

See full list of schools located in Knox

Library in Knox:

  • STARKE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY SYSTEM (Operating income: $777,876; Location: 152 WEST CULVER ROAD; 101,243 books; 2,648 audio materials; 7,628 video materials; 7 local licensed databases; 37 state licensed databases; 265 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Knox: Knox Center Township Fire Department North Station (A), Knox Center Township Fire Department Station 1 (B), Knox Center Township Fire Department Station 2 Headquarters (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Crown Hill Cemetery (1), Oak Park Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Knox include: Sandy Acres Park (1), Wythougan Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Astoria Inn (2001 South USHighway 35).

Courts: Knox City - Court (101 West Washington Street), Starke County - Judge Of Starke Circuit Court (1795 North 200 East).

Starke County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2007 was 89.1. This is about average.

City:

89.1
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 12.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 22.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.0
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 25.6%
(24.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 80.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 53.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.9%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.2%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
16 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
102 people in nursing homes in 2000
58 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Knox, Indiana environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Knox (2011 data):

  • First Farmers Bank and Trust Company: Knox Branch at 1402 S. Heaton, branch established on 1934/03/01. Info updated 2009/12/09: Bank assets: $912.5 mil, Deposits: $732.0 mil, headquarters in Converse, IN, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 20 total offices, Holding Company: First Farmers Financial Corporation
  • KeyBank National Association: Knox Main Branch at 20 North Main Street, branch established on 1931/12/23. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • 1st Source Bank: Knox Branch at 1620 South U.S. 35, branch established on 1975/02/01. Info updated 2008/06/16: Bank assets: $4,361.6 mil, Deposits: $3,520.6 mil, headquarters in South Bend, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 79 total offices, Holding Company: 1st Source Corporation
  • DeMotte State Bank: Knox Branch at 1501 South Heaton, branch established on 1995/07/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $359.4 mil, Deposits: $277.9 mil, headquarters in Demotte, IN, positive income, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Demotte Bancorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Indiana average:

11.1

Knox travel time to work - commute Knox mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Knox city (based on Starke County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,81220
Catholic2,2915
Mainline Protestant1,0674
Other71
None17,186-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Starke County:

2.98 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Starke County:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Starke County:

2.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Here:

4.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.4%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Starke County:

28.8%
Indiana:

29.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

17.0%
State:

14.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Knox:

50.1%
Indiana:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.3%
Indiana:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.7
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.1%
State:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Knox:

9.5%
Indiana:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

31.3%
Indiana:

33.8%

General health condition:
Knox:

55.4%
Indiana:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Knox:

77.1%
Indiana:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Knox, IN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 5$14,984$35,9627$3,280
Judicial and Legal 4$7,201$21,6030$0
Police Protection - Officers 7$24,512$42,0212$738
Firefighters 0$0 1$312
Streets and Highways 4$10,952$32,8560$0
Sewerage 4$10,748$32,2440$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 3$854
Water Supply 4$9,724$29,1721$744
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$752
Totals for Government 28$78,121$33,48015$6,680

Knox government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $492,000 ($135.84)
    General - Other: $492,000 ($135.84)
    Sewerage: $314,000 ($86.69)
    Water Utilities: $215,000 ($59.36)
    Regular Highways: $197,000 ($54.39)
    Solid Waste Management: $131,000 ($36.17)
    Central Staff Services: $96,000 ($26.50)
    Fire Protection: $93,000 ($25.68)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $92,000 ($25.40)
    Parks & Recreation: $91,000 ($25.12)
    General Public Buildings: $55,000 ($15.18)
    Financial Administration: $52,000 ($14.36)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $105,000 ($28.99)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $369,000 ($101.88)
    Water Utilities: $71,000 ($19.60)
    Sewerage: $71,000 ($19.60)
    Regular Highways: $27,000 ($7.45)
    Police Protection: $27,000 ($7.45)
    Fire Protection: $9,000 ($2.48)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($1.10)
    Central Staff: $3,000 ($0.83)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($0.28)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $991,000 ($273.61)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $70,000 ($19.33)

Knox government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $356,000 ($98.29)
    Solid Waste Management: $99,000 ($27.33)
    All Other: $29,000 ($8.01)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $75,000 ($20.71)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $108,000 ($29.82)
    Highways: $29,000 ($8.01)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $217,000 ($59.91)
    Interest Earnings: $97,000 ($26.78)
    Property Sale Other: $33,000 ($9.11)
    Rents: $8,000 ($2.21)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $254,000 ($70.13)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $223,000 ($61.57)
    Highways: $112,000 ($30.92)
    All Other: $109,000 ($30.09)
  • Tax - Property: $1,024,000 ($282.72)
    Individual Income: $118,000 ($32.58)
    Public Utilities: $12,000 ($3.31)
    NEC: $10,000 ($2.76)

Knox government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,401,000 ($386.80)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,149,000 ($593.32)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $2,097,000 ($578.96)
    Water Utilities: $1,377,000 ($380.18)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $52,000 ($14.36)
    Water Utilities: $24,000 ($6.63)

Knox government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $77,000 ($21.26)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,644,000 ($453.89)

5.55% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,679 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.55%
Indiana average:

5.59%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Marshall County, IN  0.90% ($22,289 average AGI)
from LaPorte County, IN  0.52% ($29,068)
from Porter County, IN  0.50% ($36,190)


6.14% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,286 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.14%
Indiana average:

5.83%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Marshall County, IN  0.90% ($27,566 average AGI)
to LaPorte County, IN  0.59% ($24,120)
to St. Joseph County, IN  0.52% ($26,455)

Strongest AM radio stations in Knox:

  • WKVI (1520 AM; daytime; 2 kW; KNOX, IN; Owner: KANKAEE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDND (1620 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WNDZ (750 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PORTAGE, IN; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WSBT (960 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, INC.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Knox:

  • WKVI-FM (99.3 FM; KNOX, IN; Owner: KANKAKEE VALLEY B/CING. CO., INC.)
  • WHLP (89.9 FM; HANNA, IN; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WNSN (101.5 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, INC.)
  • WNDV-FM (92.9 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WBYT (100.7 FM; ELKHART, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WZOC (94.3 FM; PLYMOUTH, IN; Owner: PLYMOUTH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W217AT (91.3 FM; PLYMOUTH, IN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WFRI (100.1 FM; WINAMAC, IN; Owner: PROGRESSIVE BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC)
  • WLJE (105.5 FM; VALPARAISO, IN; Owner: PORTER COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W300AL (107.9 FM; MISHAWAKA, IN; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WVPE (88.1 FM; ELKHART, IN; Owner: ELKHART COMMUNITY SCHOOLS CORP.)
  • WLRX (95.7 FM; NAPPANEE, IN; Owner: TALKING STICK COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Knox:

  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMWB-LP (Channel 25; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WMWB-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNDU-TV (Channel 16; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: MICHIANA TELECASTING CORP.)
  • WSBT-TV (Channel 22; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, INC.)
  • WSJV (Channel 28; ELKHART, IN; Owner: WSJV TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WNIT (Channel 34; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: MICHIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBND-LP (Channel 57; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WBND-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHME-TV (Channel 46; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRDY-LP (Channel 69; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WEIGEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W24AW (Channel 24; VALPARAISO, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W54BK (Channel 54; CHESTERTON, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
Knox fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Knox fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 9m30ftTotal length
  • 8,219Total average daily traffic
  • 1,321Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,771Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Knox)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 50 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Knox, IN)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 50 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 74 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Knox)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Knox)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Knox and their reported violations in the past:

KNOX WATER WORKS (Population served: 3,700, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-17-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-19-2012)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 134
  • Hazardous Condition: 12
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Knox

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Knox, IN

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (91%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Knox, IN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
Advance Auto Parts1Pizza Hut1
Alco Stores1RadioShack1
Blockbuster1Sears1
Burger King1Subway1
CVS1Taco Bell1
Chevrolet1U-Haul1
Ford1UPS1
H&R Block1Walgreens1
Lane Furniture1

Knox compared to Indiana state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 9 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
  • Kent M. Schonberger (2)
  • Kenny Lone Eagle (1)

Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2016.