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Knox County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2016: 3,934 (all rural); it was 4,253 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 350
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 761
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 1,275
Renter-occupied apartments: 395 (it was 415 in 2000)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

36%

Land area: 849 sq. mi.

Water area: 6.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 5 people per square mile   (very low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Knox County: 77.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (27.8%), Educational, health and social services (25.0%), Retail trade (11.1%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (11.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 65%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 33%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Knox County, Texas:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (59.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (33.1%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (6.6%)
Median resident age:  41.4 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years
Males: 2,002  (50.9%)
Females: 1,932  (49.1%)
Average household size:
Knox County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $43,604 ($25,453 in 1999)

This county:

$43,604
Texas:

$56,565

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $281 (lower quartile is $206, upper quartile is $361)
This county:

$281
State:

$809


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $49,005 (it was $28,900 in 2000)
Knox:

$49,005
Texas:

$161,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $22,312 - $88,637
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $729
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $341

Institutionalized population: 102

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 2
  • Burglaries: 5
  • Thefts: 13
  • Auto thefts: 4

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 2
  • Burglaries: 4
  • Thefts: 15
  • Auto thefts: 0
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Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $890 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $784 (1.6%)

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 2016: 13.7%
Knox County:

13.7%
Texas:

15.6%
(10.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.4% for Black residents, 16.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 9.1% for other race residents, 33.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 41.4 years old
(Males: 39.6 years old, Females: 43.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 49.8 years old, Black residents: 31.3 years old, American Indian residents: 71.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26.1 years old, Other race residents: 28.0 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Knox County is $389 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $484 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $617 a month.

Cities in this county include: Munday, Knox City, Goree, Benjamin.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Knox County: Cindy Windmill (A), Cowboy Windmill (B), Croton Camp (C), Croton Windmill (D), Devils Playground Windmill (E), Dickens Pens Windmill (F), Double Tubs Windmill (G), Dumont Horse Pasture Windmill (H), East Presley Windmill (I), Eighteen Creek Windmill (J), Farm Windmill (K), Flakemoore Windmill (L), Floyd Smith Windmill (M), Fortyone Windmill (N), Gates Williams Windmill (O), Gene Williams Windmill (P), Getaway Pens (Q), Headquarters Windmill (R), Hoyle Windmill (S), Humble Windmill (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Knox County: Foreman Chapel (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Espuela Cemetery (1), McAdoo Cemetery (2), Amity Cemetery (3), Dickens Cemetery (4), Afton Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Grade Stabilization Structure Ca-5 Reservoir (A), Grade Stabilization Structure Ca-4 Reservoir (B), Grade Stabilization Structure Ca-3 Reservoir (C), Grade Stabilization Structure Ca-2 Reservoir (D), Grade Stabilization Structure Ca-1 Reservoir (E), Patton Springs Lake (F), Soil Conservation Service Lake 1 (G), Soil Conservation Service Site 2 Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Boggy Creek (A), J-2 Creek (B), Washout Creek (C), Middle Creek (D), Mexican Creek (E), Little Croton Creek (F), Grapevine Branch (G), Geneva Fork (H), Dockum Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Ashley County, Arkansas , Archer County , La Paz County, Arizona , Bailey County , Baylor County , Collin County , Motley County , Young County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.9%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 78
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 80.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 18.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 316 (43.7% naturalized citizens)

Knox County:

8.1%
Whole state:

17.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 42
  • 2000 to 2009: 50
  • 1990 to 1999: 65
  • 1980 to 1989: 61
  • 1970 to 1979: 48
  • Before 1970: 48
Note: State values scaled to Knox County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 82.2%

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

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,801
  • One, attached: 13
  • Two: 125
  • 3 or 4: 74
  • Mobile homes: 78

Housing units in Knox County with a mortgage: 247 (0 second mortgage, 7 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 811

Here:

23.3% with mortgage
State:

57.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Knox County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,12917
Catholic7252
Mainline Protestant4525
None413-
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: 2
Knox County:

5.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Knox County:

8.58 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 2
This county:

5.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Knox County:

11.8%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Knox County:

26.9%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

23.6%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Knox County:

Average size of farms: 2082 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $170,406
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $117.27
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 68.19%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $150,068
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 22.20%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 17.81%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $90,037
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.19%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 12.15
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.03%
All wheat for grain: 89863 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 22875 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Knox County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 4983493.8 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Knox County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 64% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 69.9 miles away from Knox County center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 310.8 miles away from the county center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 213.2 miles away from the county center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 114.0 miles away from the county center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 212.4 miles away from Knox County center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 203.5 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Texas Severe Winter Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: December 26, 2016 to January 21, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4255: February 09, 2016, FEMA Id: 4255, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Texas Swenson Fire, Incident Period: April 06, 2011 to April 23, 2011, Fire Management Assistance Declared: April 09, 2011, FEMA Id: 2884, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Wildfires, Incident Period: March 14, 2008 to September 01, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3284: March 14, 2008, FEMA Id: 3284, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 23, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1606: September 24, 2005, FEMA Id: 1606, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 20, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3261: September 21, 2005, FEMA Id: 3261, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3216: September 02, 2005, FEMA Id: 3216, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Extreme Fire Hazards, Incident Period: August 01, 1999 to December 10, 1999, Emergency Declared EM-3142: September 01, 1999, FEMA Id: 3142, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Extreme Fire Hazard, Incident Period: August 30, 1993 to November 15, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3113: September 10, 1993, FEMA Id: 3113, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas SEVERE STORMS, TORNADOES, FLOODING, Incident Period: May 04, 1989 to June 07, 1989, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-828: May 19, 1989, FEMA Id: 828, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood

The number of natural disasters in Knox County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 5

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (26%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (4%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

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

  • Mexico (88%)
  • Peru (4%)
  • Honduras (1%)
  • El Salvador (1%)
  • Canada (1%)
  • Nigeria (0%)
  • Sweden (0%)

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

  • German (12%)
  • American (9%)
  • English (6%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • French Canadian (0%)
  • Scotch-Irish (0%)

Knox County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,183 (77.9%)
  • Carpooled: 189 (12.4%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 1 (0.1%)
  • Bicycle: 36 (2.4%)
  • Walked: 26 (1.7%)
  • Worked at home: 81 (5.3%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

117 people in nursing homes
13 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
91 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
11 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $37,839.

7.93% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,577 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.93%
Texas average:

7.14%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other counties in Texas.
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other states.

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries



8.16% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($23,520 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.16%
Texas average:

6.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.85% relocated to other counties in Texas ($18,850 average AGI)
1.31% relocated to other states ($4,680 average AGI)
Knox County:

1.31%
Texas average:

2.01%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Haskell County, TX  1.31% ($29,125 average AGI)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.0
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: 14.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 16.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 14.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Knox County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 4.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.2

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Knox County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 31.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 22.6%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Knox County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Knox County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 882 (774 aged, 108 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 154 (19%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Knox County, Texas in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (50)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (23)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (22)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (13)
  • Congestive heart failure (11)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 25%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 26%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 25.69
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7,937
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 360
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 36,245

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,296
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,666
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 53

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 24
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 79

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,934
  • In family households: 3,311 (487 male householders, 474 female householders)
    735 spouses, 1,333 children (1,203 natural, 81 adopted, 51 stepchildren), 66 grandchildren, 45 brothers or sisters, 61 parents, 62 other relatives, 43 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 473 (239 male householders (230 living alone)), 210 female householders (202 living alone)), 22 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 147

Size of family households: 526 2-persons, 176 3-persons, 135 4-persons, 79 5-persons, 38 6-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 431 1-person, 16 2-persons.

651 married couples with children.
306 single-parent households (64 men, 242 women).

77.3% of residents of Knox speak English at home.
22.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (57% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 12% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $42,469,000 ($10,909 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $462,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $11,200,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $9,598,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $7,553,000
Federal grants: $12,411,000
Federal procurement contracts: $288,000 ($56,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,419,000 ($209,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $39,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $76,000
Federal Government insurance: $13,704,000

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

Births: 265
Here:

70 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 340
Here:

90 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +56
Here:

+15 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -448
Here -118 per 1000 residents
State +10 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Knox County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.13 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 0
  • 2010 to 2013: 9
  • 2000 to 2009: 53
  • 1990 to 1999: 70
  • 1980 to 1989: 218
  • 1970 to 1979: 292
  • 1960 to 1969: 383
  • 1950 to 1959: 422
  • 1940 to 1949: 227
  • 1939 or earlier: 371
Note: State values scaled to Knox population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Knox County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Knox County population
  • 1 room: 14
  • 2 rooms: 9
  • 3 rooms: 5
  • 4 rooms: 157
  • 5 rooms: 299
  • 6 rooms: 272
  • 7 rooms: 173
  • 8 rooms: 46
  • 9+ rooms: 62
  • 1 room: 18
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 76
  • 4 rooms: 101
  • 5 rooms: 89
  • 6 rooms: 62
  • 7 rooms: 6
  • 8 rooms: 5
  • 9+ rooms: 4
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Knox County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Knox County population
  • no bedroom: 13
  • 1 bedroom: 10
  • 2 bedrooms: 250
  • 3 bedrooms: 568
  • 4 bedrooms: 171
  • 5+ bedrooms: 21
  • no bedroom: 18
  • 1 bedroom: 53
  • 2 bedrooms: 142
  • 3 bedrooms: 147
  • 4 bedrooms: 5
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Knox County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Knox County population
  • no vehicle: 7
  • 1 vehicle: 367
  • 2 vehicles: 373
  • 3 vehicles: 196
  • 4 vehicles: 72
  • 5+ vehicles: 27
  • no vehicle: 47
  • 1 vehicle: 200
  • 2 vehicles: 85
  • 3 vehicles: 18
  • 4 vehicles: 13
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

82% of Knox County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 22% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 89% lived in Texas.

Knox County:

81.6%
State average:

84.1%

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

  • This state: 3,148
  • Other state: 446
  • Northeast: 39
  • Midwest: 99
  • South: 152
  • West: 157

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Knox County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (56.9%)
  • Electricity (31.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6.5%)
  • Wood (3.5%)
  • Utility gas (51.2%)
  • Electricity (31.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9.4%)
  • Wood (4.4%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 4
Here:

0.8%
Texas:

6.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 5
Here:

2.7%
Texas:

6.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 16
Here:

15.1%
Texas:

15.1%

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 2002:

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $433,000
    Regular Highways: $398,000
    Police Protection: $387,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $189,000
    Welfare - Other: $160,000
    Central Staff Services: $127,000
    General Public Buildings: $98,000
    General - Other: $87,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $40,000
    Libraries: $6,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $804,000

Knox County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $93,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $162,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $31,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $92,000
    Highways: $22,000
  • Tax - Property: $878,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $240,000
    NEC: $128,000

Knox County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $329,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 150
  • Number of aged recipients: 33
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 117
  • Number of recipients under 18: 16
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 86
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 48
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 69
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 66
Knox County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Knox County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Knox County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5678.5 years
Mary5680.3 years
James5476.3 years
William4678.4 years
George3479.2 years
Joe2875.8 years
Robert2573.9 years
Thomas2175.6 years
Charles2077.7 years
Annie1686.7 years
Most common last names in Knox County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5679.5 years
Moore2781.2 years
Jones2576.3 years
Phillips2085.3 years
Williams1980.9 years
Brown1979.3 years
Johnson1777.5 years
Coffman1577.3 years
Thompson1582.3 years
Patterson1482.9 years

Businesses in Knox County, TX

  • Dairy Queen: 1