Knoxville, Tennessee

Knoxville, Tennessee

Knoxville is a city in the U.S. state of Tennessee, and the county seat of Knox County.

settlement, city, town or city, populated place, university city, geographical area

Area
254.051933743 square kilometres , 254 square kilometres , 254.0 square kilometres , 98.09 square miles
Births
Randy Orton , Quentin Tarantino , Johnny Knoxville , Brad Renfro , Kenny Chesney ,  …
Broadcast Area of
WKHT , WNFZ , WATO , WIMZ-FM , WVLZ ,  …
Capital of, County Seat of
Knox County, TN
Closest Airport
McGhee Tyson Airport , Knoxville Downtown Island Airport
Contents
Tennessee Valley Authority , University of Tennessee , Regal Entertainment Group , Goody's Family Clothing , Pilot Travel Centers ,  …
Coordinates
35°57'38.16"N , 35°58'22"N , 83°55'14.88"W , 83°56'32"W , 83°56'31"W
Created
1791
Deaths
William Blount , Archie Campbell , Mark Linkous , William W. Johnstone , John Tate ,  …
Elevation
886 feet (270 metres) , 270 metres (886 feet) , 276 metres (906 feet) , 936 feet (285 metres) , 275 metres (902 feet)
End of
U.S. Route 129
Established
1786
Founded here
Regal Entertainment Group , Alpha Industries , House Hasson Hardware , Front Porch Productions
GNIS ID
"1648562"
GeoNames URL
http://sws.geonames.org/4634946/
Housing Units in 2000
84,981
Land area
240 square kilometres , 240.0 square kilometres , 92.66 square miles , 239,982,414 square metres
Location
the United States , Tennessee , The Confederate States of America , the Tennessee 423 telephone code area , the Tennessee 865 telephone code area
Location of
Tennessee Valley Authority , University of Tennessee , Neyland Stadium , Home & Garden Television , Regal Entertainment Group ,  …
Locations
the Tennessee 423 telephone code area , the Tennessee 865 telephone code area
Mayor
Bill Haslam
Met Office ID
"448"
Mouth of
French Broad River , Holston River
Nearest City to
Ramsey House , Alfred Buffat Homestead , Seven Islands Methodist Church , Marble Springs , University of Tennessee Agriculture Farm Mound ,  …
Official Web Site of, Website
http://www.cityofknoxville.org
Origin of
Kenny Chesney , Jake Thomas , 10 Years , Whitechapel , Brian Bell ,  …
Pet Name
"The Marble City"
Population
175,651 , 176,785 , 176,879 , 177,595 , 178,118 ,  …
Population density
1,876.7 per square mile
Raised
Brian Bell
Residents
Quentin Tarantino , Glen Jacobs , Johnny Knoxville , Brad Renfro , Jeff Jarrett ,  …
Source of
Tennessee River
US Census URI
http://www.rdfabout.com/rdf/usgov/geo/us/tn/counties/knox_county/knoxville
Water Proportion
5.5%
Water area
5.43 square miles , 14.1 square kilometres , 14,060,176 square metres

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