In 2020, Knox County, TN had a population of 466k people with a median age of 37.4 and a median household income of $59,250. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Knox County, TN grew from 461,104 to 466,184, a 1.1% increase and its median household income grew from $57,470 to $59,250, a 3.1% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Knox County, TN are White (Non-Hispanic) (81.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (8.58%), White (Hispanic) (2.86%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.35%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.25%).
None of the households in Knox County, TN reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
96.9% of the residents in Knox County, TN are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Knox County, TN are The University of Tennessee-Knoxville (7,694 degrees awarded in 2021), Pellissippi State Community College (2,194 degrees), and South College (220552) (1,874 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Knox County, TN was $194,200, and the homeownership rate was 65%.
Most people in Knox County, TN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Knox County, TN was 2 cars per household.