Knox County, Indiana (IN)

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County population in 2012: 38,122 (64% urban, 36% rural); it was 39,256 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 6,373
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,802
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 10,723
Renter-occupied apartments: 5,074 (it was 4,829 in 2000)
% of renters here:

31%
State:

30%

Land area: 516 sq. mi.

Water area: 8.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 75 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Knox County: 79.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (28.4%), Manufacturing (15.6%), Educational, health and social services (15.0%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (13.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 63%
  • Government: 6%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 28%
  • Unpaid family work: 2%
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Races in Knox County, Indiana:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (94.1%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (2.6%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • Asian alone (0.6%)
Median resident age:  38.0 years
Indiana median age:  37.0 years
Males: 19,338  (50.7%)
Females: 19,102  (49.3%)
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Knox County,IN real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Knox County:

2.0 people
Indiana:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,799 ($31,362 in 1999)

This county:

$41799
Indiana:

$47529

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $439 (lower quartile is $316, upper quartile is $595)
This county:

$439
State:

$585


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $83,689 (it was $63,400 in 2000)
Knox:

$83,689
Indiana:

$122,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $53,506 - $144,494
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $848
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $326

Institutionalized population: 785

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2003: 39 buildings, average cost: $120,900
  • 2004: 54 buildings, average cost: $129,200
  • 2007: 43 buildings, average cost: $152,800
  • 2008: 39 buildings, average cost: $156,000
  • 2009: 34 buildings, average cost: $167,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $759 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $640 (0.8%)

Knox County household income distribution in 2009 Knox County home values distribution Knox County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.1%
(13.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.3% for Black residents, 31.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 36.4% for other race residents, 22.7% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.1%
Knox County:

14.1%
Indiana:

15.9%
(13.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.8% for Black residents, 32.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 40.1% for other race residents, 22.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 39 years old
(Males: 36 years old, Females: 41 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40 years old, Black residents: 20 years old, American Indian residents: 52 years old, Asian residents: 38 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 19 years old, Other race residents: 27 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Knox County is $398 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $623 a month.

Cities in this county include: Vincennes, Bicknell, Freelandville, Oaktown, Monroe City, Wheatland, Bruceville, Sandborn, Edwardsport, Decker.

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

2005 air pollution in Knox County:

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 15.7 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour: 42 µg/m3(standard limit: 35 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Knox County: Bicknell Country Club (A), Griswold Station (B), Storks Ferry (C), Bicknell Vigo Township Fire Department (D), Johnson - Decker Township Volunteer Fire Department (E), Vincennes Township Fire Department Station 6 (F), Johnson Township Volunteer Fire Department (G), Vincennes Township Fire Department Station 10 (H), Vincennes Township Fire Department Station 5 (I), Palmyra Township Fire Department (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Knox County include: Bethel Church (A), Hamline Chapel (B), Hermon Church (C), Indiana Church (D), Maria Creek Church (E), Morris Chapel (F), Mount Zion Church (G), New Bethel Church (H), Royal Oak Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Meyer Cemetery (1), Asher Cemetery (2), Beedell Cemetery (3), Begeman Cemetery (4), West Salem Cemetery (5), Fritchton Cemetery (6), Hartley Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Mine Pond (A), Maria Pond (B), Long Pond (C), City Lake (D), Claypole Pond (E), Clear Pond (F), Horseshoe Pond (G), Wabash Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Scott Creek (A), Pond Creek (B), Plass Ditch (C), Wilson Creek (D), Snapp Creek (E), Smalls Creek (F), Kelso Creek (G), Opossum Branch (H), Reel Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Knox County include: White Oak State Fishing Area (1), Camp Arthur (2), Vincennes Common (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Daviess County , Crawford County, Illinois , Gibson County , Greene County , Lawrence County, Illinois , Pike County , Sullivan County , Wabash County, Illinois .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.3%
Indiana:

6.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 3,756
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 81.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 14.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 430 (32% naturalized citizens)

Knox County:

1.1%
Whole state:

3.1%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 225
  • 1990 to 1994: 29
  • 1985 to 1989: 36
  • 1980 to 1984: 29
  • 1975 to 1979: 26
  • 1970 to 1974: 16
  • 1970 to 1974: 25
  • 1965 to 1969: 44

Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 83.6%

Knox County marital status for males Knox County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Knox County with a mortgage: 5,660 (578 second mortgage, 644 home equity loan, 3 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,241

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

70.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Knox County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,73540
Mainline Protestant5,69933
Catholic4,8676
Other7953
None20,344-
Knox County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Knox County:

1.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Knox County:

4.21 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 26
This county:

6.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Knox County:

9.4%
Indiana:

9.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Knox County:

28.5%
State:

29.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.3%
State:

14.3%

Agriculture in Knox County:

Average size of farms: 591 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $169,764
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $282.37
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 1.31%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 15.88%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $151,118
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 85.60%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 9.58%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $160,277
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 79.53%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 2.61
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 2.82%
Corn for grain: 110225 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 16948 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 125991 harvested acres
Vegetables: 7,402 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 123 acres

Tornado activity:

Knox County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Indiana state average. It is 3707209.8 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one injury recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 2/25/1956, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Knox County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 76% 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 30.4 miles away from Knox County 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 26.6 miles away from the county 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 52.9 miles away from the county 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 27.8 miles away from the county center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 37.2 miles away from Knox County 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 191.3 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Knox County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (24%)
  • Germany (20%)
  • Japan (18%)
  • Korea (10%)
  • Yugoslavia (7%)
  • Philippines (4%)
  • India (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Knox County (%):

  • United States or American (29%)
  • German (26%)
  • English (10%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • French (except Basque) (5%)
  • European (4%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)

Knox County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 14,729 (83%)
  • Carpooled: 1,742 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 23 (0%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 8 (0%)
  • Taxi: 5 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 20 (0%)
  • Walked: 746 (4%)
  • Other means: 145 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 411 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Knox County, Indiana in 2000:

  • 1,591 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 497 people in nursing homes
  • 115 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 102 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 58 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 54 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 35 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 35 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 6 people in other group homes

People in group quarters in Knox County, Indiana in 2010:

  • 1,836 people in college/university student housing
  • 368 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 220 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 75 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 74 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 24 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 24 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 16 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $49,245.

4.94% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,279 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.94%
Indiana average:

5.59%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.81% relocated from other counties in Indiana ($15,349 average AGI)
2.13% relocated from other states ($14,930 average AGI)
Knox County:

2.13%
Indiana average:

2.09%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lawrence County, IL  0.40% ($25,750 average AGI)
from Daviess County, IN  0.35% ($23,500)
from Gibson County, IN  0.25% ($32,794)
from Marion County, IN  0.24% ($21,515)
from Vanderburgh County, IN  0.22% ($24,484)
from Greene County, IN  0.15% ($21,810)
from Sullivan County, IN  0.15% ($39,143)


4.92% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,770 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.92%
Indiana average:

5.83%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.89% relocated to other counties in Indiana ($18,330 average AGI)
2.03% relocated to other states ($13,440 average AGI)
Knox County:

2.03%
Indiana average:

2.32%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Daviess County, IN  0.35% ($32,313 average AGI)
to Marion County, IN  0.33% ($20,587)
to Vanderburgh County, IN  0.33% ($36,435)
to Lawrence County, IL  0.31% ($31,372)
to Gibson County, IN  0.24% ($34,515)
to Monroe County, IN  0.20% ($30,214)
to Vigo County, IN  0.17% ($37,375)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.8

Births per 1000 population in Knox County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 11.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Knox County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.9

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Knox County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 7,105 (5,916 aged, 1,189 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.6
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 22080.02
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 603.510
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 73333.85

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1258.930
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1152.060
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 13.03

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 30.47
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 80.8

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 10.43

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 170.5. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 114.9
  • Other - 55.6

Household type by relationship:

Households: 35,795

Size of family households: 4,645 2-persons, 2,284 3-persons, 1,699 4-persons, 720 5-persons, 245 6-persons, 132 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,585 1-person, 749 2-persons, 110 3-persons, 56 4-persons, 15 5-persons, 3 6-persons, 6 7-or-more-persons.

6,197 married couples with children.
2,085 single-parent households (441 men, 1,644 women).

96.8% of residents of Knox County speak English at home.
1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (59% speak English very well, 27% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
1.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (73% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (33% speak English very well, 30% speak English well, 29% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (93% speak English very well, 7% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $257,126,000 ($6689 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $5,478,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $107,174,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $66,995,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $13,086,000
Federal grants: $53,754,000
Federal procurement contracts: $5,038,000 ($1,339,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $11,080,000 ($89,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,022,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $9,955,000
Federal Government insurance: $50,231,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,310
Here:

60 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,410
Here:

63 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +198
Here:

+5 per 1000 residents
State:

+9 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -947
Here -25 per 1000 residents
State -3 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Knox County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 5.40 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 239
  • 2000 to 2004: 972
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,451
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,391
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,087
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,852
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,832
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,064
  • 1939 or earlier: 6,021
Rooms in houses/apartments in Knox County, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 95
  • 3 rooms: 168
  • 4 rooms: 1,268
  • 5 rooms: 2,924
  • 6 rooms: 2,888
  • 7 rooms: 1,544
  • 8 rooms: 919
  • 9+ rooms: 917
  • 1 room: 62
  • 2 rooms: 386
  • 3 rooms: 821
  • 4 rooms: 1,649
  • 5 rooms: 1,040
  • 6 rooms: 451
  • 7 rooms: 201
  • 8 rooms: 140
  • 9+ rooms: 79
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Knox County, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 10
  • 1 bedroom: 349
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,456
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,332
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,243
  • 5+ bedrooms: 333
  • no bedroom: 105
  • 1 bedroom: 1,324
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,274
  • 3 bedrooms: 908
  • 4 bedrooms: 167
  • 5+ bedrooms: 51
Cars and other vehicles available in Knox County, Indiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 467
  • 1 vehicle: 2,805
  • 2 vehicles: 4,966
  • 3 vehicles: 1,686
  • 4 vehicles: 658
  • 5+ vehicles: 141
  • no vehicle: 746
  • 1 vehicle: 2,582
  • 2 vehicles: 1,164
  • 3 vehicles: 249
  • 4 vehicles: 82
  • 5+ vehicles: 6

57% of Knox County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 58% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 66% lived in Indiana.

Knox County:

56.7%
State average:

55.7%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $43,100


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Knox County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (67.1%)
  • Electricity (19.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.7%)
  • Wood (1.3%)
  • Utility gas (61.0%)
  • Electricity (30.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.0%)
  • Other fuel (0.8%)
  • Wood (0.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 268
Here:

6.6%
Indiana:

11.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 164
Here:

7.3%
Indiana:

8.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 129
Here:

3.6%
Indiana:

23.4%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Knox County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Hospitals: $9,556,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $110,664,000
    General - Other: $4,053,000
    Regular Highways: $3,448,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,405,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,901,000
    Financial Administration: $2,003,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,028,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $988,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $903,000
    Police Protection: $836,000
    Local Fire Protection: $823,000
    Parks and Recreation: $545,000
    Corrections - Other: $434,000
    Health - Other: $310,000
    Solid Waste Management: $80,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,731,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $4,231,000
    General - Other: $692,000
    Central Staff Services: $556,000
    Local Fire Protection: $148,000
    Regular Highways: $141,000
    Financial Administration: $32,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $17,000
    Health - Other: $4,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $59,013,000

Knox County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $128,838,000
    All Other: $1,737,000
    Parks and Recreation: $227,000
    Solid Waste Management: $7,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $287,000
    All Other: $97,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $330,000
    All Other: $8,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $10,487,000
    Sale of Property: $8,605,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,873,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,133,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $976,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,330,000
    All Other: $1,233,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,169,000
    Highways: $890,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,990,000
    Individual Income: $4,676,000
    NEC: $2,627,000
    Other License: $142,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $97,000

Knox County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $38,954,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,715,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,695,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $456,000

Knox County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,304,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $76,440,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,342,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Knox County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Knox County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Knox County, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary44578.7 years
John36975.3 years
William36075.6 years
Charles31674.8 years
James29272.1 years
Robert28671.2 years
Helen21480.6 years
George18575.7 years
Dorothy15879.2 years
Paul13473.6 years
Most common last names in Knox County, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith17475.9 years
Williams14375.9 years
Miller11679.7 years
Johnson10676.7 years
Jones9175.6 years
Wilson7873.3 years
Brown7077.1 years
Thompson6876.7 years
Lane5974.8 years
Clark5875.3 years
Businesses in Knox County, IN
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2Lane Furniture1
Advance Auto Parts1Little Caesars Pizza1
Applebee's1Long John Silver's1
Arby's1Lowe's1
AutoZone1MasterBrand Cabinets9
Best Western1Maurices1
Buffalo Wild Wings1McDonald's3
Burger King1Nike2
CVS1Nissan1
Chevrolet1OfficeMax1
Comfort Suites1Papa John's Pizza1
Dairy Queen1Payless1
Days Inn1Pizza Hut1
Decora Cabinetry2Quiznos1
Dennys1RadioShack2
Econo Lodge1Rue211
FedEx2Sears1
GNC1Subway2
GameStop1Super 81
Goodwill1T-Mobile1
H&R Block2Taco Bell2
Hardee's1U-Haul3
Holiday Inn1UPS2
JCPenney1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
Kohl's1Wendy's1
Kroger1YMCA1
La-Z-Boy1

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