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Welcome to Knox ...

Knox is located in Clarion County<1>.

The location of Knox has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Knox has a population of 1,073 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Knox.

Knox is 1,360 feet [415 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Knox had an population of 1,073 people. This is a decrease of 6.37% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.76% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Knox had a population of 1,146 people. This makes Knox the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,146 people, the population of Knox decreased 2.55% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,176 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Knox.

Communities Also Named Knox ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Pennsylvania communities named Knox: This one is located in Clarion County and the other is located in Beaver County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 20 communities that are also named Knox - they are located in Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Manitoba, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Montana, Nebraska, New York, North Dakota, Ohio (3) and South Carolina.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Knox.

Communities near Knox ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Knox.

  • Oil City [Venango County]
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    • Oil City [Venango County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Knox
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,543 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oil City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oil City<6>
  • Franklin [Venango County]
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    • Franklin [Venango County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Knox
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,966 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<6>
  • Clarion [Clarion County]
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    • Clarion [Clarion County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Knox
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,693 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarion<6>
  • Sugarcreek [Venango County]
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    • Sugarcreek [Venango County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Knox
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,868 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sugarcreek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sugarcreek
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Bethlehem [Clarion County]
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      • New Bethlehem [Clarion County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Knox
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 912 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Bethlehem<6>
    • East Brady [Clarion County]
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      • East Brady [Clarion County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Knox
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 904 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Brady have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Brady
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Brady<6>
    • Rimersburg [Clarion County]
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      • Rimersburg [Clarion County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Knox
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 878 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rimersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rimersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rimersburg<6>
    • Parker [Armstrong County]
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      • Parker [Armstrong County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Knox
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 793 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parker have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parker
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parker<6>
    • Sligo [Clarion County]
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      • Sligo [Clarion County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Knox
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 663 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sligo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sligo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sligo<6>
    • Emlenton [Venango County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Emlenton
      • Emlenton [Venango County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Knox
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 567 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Emlenton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emlenton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emlenton<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Knox. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Knox.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Knox. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Knox.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Knox. See our Newspapers Page for Knox.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Knox ...

Looking for more information about Knox? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Knox, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Knox.

Adding Knox to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Knox in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Knox was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Knox on our Genealogy Page.

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About Clarion County

About Pennsylvania

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Knox. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Clarion County: www.co.clarion.pa.us/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Clarion, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Knox.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Knox - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Knox) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Knox. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from KnoxOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Knox. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2331, Longitude: -79.5359       In this case, the coordinates for Knox have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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