• Area:
    • City of Knoxville Total Area – 93 square miles
    • Knox County Total Area – 508.46 square miles
    • City of Knoxville Land – 92.66 square miles
    • Knox County Land – 508.46 square miles
    • City of Knoxville Water – 5.43 square miles
    • Knox County Water – 17.32 square miles
    • Mean Elevation – 936 feet
  • Government:
    • Type – Mayor-council government
    • City of Knoxville Mayor – Bill Haslam
    • Knox County Mayor – Mike Ragsdale
  • Population:
    • City of Knoxville Total Population – 173,890 (2000)
    • Knox County Total Population – 411,967 (2006)
    • Knox County Households – 157,872 (2000)
  • Racial Makeup: (2000)
    • Caucasian – 138,611 people
    • African American – 28,171 people
    • Asian – 2,525 people
    • Native American – 541 people
    • Hispanic – 2,751 people
    • Other – 1,257 people
       
  • Knox County Age: (2002)
    • 19 & under – 98,177 people
    • 20-24 – 31,408
    • 25-44 – 115,957
    • 45-64 – 88,075
    • 65 or older – 48,415 people
    • Average age – 36 years old
  • Gender: (2000)
    • Male
      City of Knoxville – 82,390
      Knox County – 184,577 
    • Female
    • City of Knoxville – 91,500
    • Knox County – 197,455
  •  Climate:
    • Average Temperatures
      • Highs
        • July – 88°F
        • January – 46°F
      • Lows
        • July – 69°F
        • January – 29°F
    • Record Temperatures
      • High – 105°F
      • Low – 24°F
    • Average Annual Rainfall – 48.2 inches
    • Average Annual Snowfall – 9.9 inches
  • Income: (2001)
    •  Knox County Average Income - $29,426