Knox County, Indiana

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Knox County
Knox County Courthhouse, Vincennes
Knox County Courthhouse, Vincennes
Map of Indiana highlighting Knox County
Location within the U.S. state of Indiana
Map of the United States highlighting Indiana
Indiana's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 38°41′N 87°25′W / 38.69°N 87.42°W / 38.69; -87.42
Country United States
State Indiana
FoundedJune 6, 1790
Named forHenry Knox
Largest cityVincennes
 • Total524.04 sq mi (1,357.3 km2)
 • Land516.03 sq mi (1,336.5 km2)
 • Water8.01 sq mi (20.7 km2)
 • Estimate 
 • Density71.5/sq mi (27.61/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district8th

Indiana county number 42

  • Oldest county in Indiana and Indiana Territory
  • Eighth largest county in Indiana by area

Knox County is a county in the state of Indiana, in the United States. As of 2010, 38,440 people lived there.[1] The county seat is Vincennes.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "America Fact Finder/Quick Facts/Knox County". US Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 29 May 2017. Retrieved 6 December 2019.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 31 May 2011. Retrieved 7 June 2011.