Knox County is located in the U.S. state of . As of the 2020 census, the population was 478,971, making it the third-most populous county in Tennessee.

Notable Places in the Area

The is a public land-grant research university in . Photo: Nightryder84, CC BY-SA 3.0.

A or Masonic Hall is, within Freemasonry, the room or edifice where a Masonic Lodge meets. Photo: Beata May, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The honors those who have contributed to the sport of women's basketball. Photo: Bms4880, CC BY 3.0.

The , is an art museum in . Photo: Bms4880, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

, in Knox County, is the third-largest city in . Photo: Bms4880, CC BY 3.0.

is a neighborhood in , , United States, located northwest of the city's downtown area. Photo: Bms4880, CC BY 3.0.

is a neighborhood in , USA, located west of the downtown area and immediately north of the main campus of the . Photo: Bms4880, CC BY 3.0.


35.986° or 35° 59' 9.6" north
-83.9376° or 83° 56' 15.2" west
Open Location Code
965 feet (294 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 316993987
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: Knox County
  • Arabic: Condado han Knox, Tennessee
  • Arabic: مقاطعة كنوكس
  • Armenian: Նոքս շրջան
  • Asturian; Bable: condáu de Knox
  • Basque: Knox konderria (Tennessee)
  • Basque: Knox konderria
  • Bavarian: Knox County, Tennessee
  • Bavarian: Knox County
  • Belarusian: Нокс
  • Bishnupriya: কক্স কাউন্টি, টেনেসি
  • Bishnupriya: কক্স কাউন্টি
  • Bulgarian: Нокс
  • Catalan: comtat de Knox
  • Cebuano: Knox County
  • Chechen: Нокс (гуо, Теннесси)
  • Chechen: Нокс
  • Chinese: Knox Kūn
  • Chinese: 諾克斯縣
  • Chinese: 诺克斯县
  • Corsican: cuntea di Knox (Tennessee)
  • Corsican: cuntea di Knox
  • Czech: Knox County
  • Dutch: Knox County
  • English: Knox County, Tennessee
  • English: Knox County
  • Finnish: Knoxin piirikunta (Tennessee)
  • French: Comté de Knox
  • French: comté de Knox
  • French: comté de Knox (Tennessee)
  • Frisian: Knox County (Tennessee)
  • Frisian: Knox County
  • Gaelic (Scots): Knox County
  • Georgian: ნოქსის ოლქი
  • German: Knox County
  • Hebrew: מחוז נוקס
  • Hungarian: Knox megye
  • Irish: Contae Knox, Tennessee
  • Italian: Contea di Knox
  • Italian: contea di Knox
  • Japanese: ノックス郡
  • Korean: 녹스군 (테네시주)
  • Latin: Knox Comitatus (Tennesia)
  • Latin: Knox Comitatus
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Knox County
  • Min Dong Chinese: Knox Gông
  • Min Nan Chinese: Knox Kūn
  • Norwegian: Knox County
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Knox County
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Knox County i Tennessee
  • Persian: شهرستان ناکس، تنسی
  • Polish: Hrabstwo Knox
  • Portuguese: Condado de Knox
  • Romanian: Comitatul Knox, Tennessee
  • Romanian: Comitatul Knox
  • Russian: Нокс
  • Sardinian: contea de Knox
  • Serbian: Knox County, Tennessee
  • Serbian: Округ Нокс
  • Serbo-Croatian: Knox County, Tennessee
  • Serbo-Croatian: Knox County
  • South Azerbaijani: ناکس بؤلگه‌سی، تنسی
  • Spanish: Condado de Knox
  • Swedish: Knox County, Tennessee
  • Swedish: Knox County
  • Tatar: Нокс (округ, Теннесси)
  • Tatar: Нокс
  • Turkish: Knox County, Tennessee
  • Ukrainian: Нокс
  • Urdu: کنو کاؤنٹی، ٹینیسی
  • Vietnamese: Quận Knox
  • Waray (Philippines): Condado han Knox
  • Welsh: Knox County, Tennessee
  • Welsh: Knox County
  • Western Panjabi: ناکس کاؤنٹی، ٹینیسی
  • Knoxin piirikunta
  • Quận Knox, Tennessee
  • 녹스군

Other Places Named Knox

  • Maine, United States
  • Victoria, Australia
  • Area in Victoria, Australia
  • Illinois, United States
  • County in Ohio, United States
  • County in Indiana, United States

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