Real Estate Market Update for Knox County, KY
Map Information for Knox County, KY
Area Information for Knox County, KY
  • Population: 32,540
  • Median Age: 37.83 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 18.07 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 2
  • Sales Tax: 6%
  • Population Density: 84/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 2.38%
  • Closest Airport: Mcghee Tyson
  • Closest College: Union College
  • Closest Jr. College: Somerset Cmnty College-laurel South
  • Median Household Income: $22,259
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 14.72%
  • Median Years in Residence: 3.17 yr
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Tenn Smokies
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 20%
* Scale from 1-5** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Knox County, KY
Median Age: 37.83 Married: 33% Number of Households: 12,949 Households with Children: 4,372
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Knox County, KY

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Jesse D Lay Elementary School 1.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 3 5
      Barbourville City School 1.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-12 2-5 4
      Knox County Middle School 1.3 mi Public 7-8 1 3
      Knox Central High School 1.4 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Knox County Learning Academy 1.5 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Knox County Area Technology Center 1.5 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      G R Hampton Elementary School 2.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 2-5 3
      Knox Appalachian School 3.0 mi Public 5-12 0 0
      Central Elementary School 4.5 mi Public K-6 1 0
      Girdler Elementary School 5.8 mi Public K-6 2-5 4
      Dewitt Elementary School 9.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 0 0
      Flat Lick Elementary School 56.2 mi Public K-6 0 4
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics 2014
      Local Weather for Knox County, KY
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