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Time Zone: Knott County lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Hindman is the Seat for Knott County.

Knott County was founded in 1884. Knott was created by taking area from Perry, , and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Knott had a population of 17,126 people. This is a decrease of 2.96% since the last Census (which gave a population of 17,649 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Knott represented 0.44% of the total population of Kentucky, making it the state's 61st most populous county (out of 120 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

YearPopulationChange
Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201016,346-7.38%-4.55% since 2009
200917,126-2.96%+0.13% since 2008
200817,104-3.09% 
200717,092-3.16% 
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200017,649The Last Census

More information can be found on the Knott County Census Page for Knott County.

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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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