Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Knott County, Kentucky

Knott County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. It was formed in 1884. As of 2000, the population is 17,649. Its county seat is Hindman. The county is named for James Proctor Knott, Governor of Kentucky 1883-87. It is a prohibition or dry county. Notable inhabitants include U.S. Congressman Carl D. Perkins, Appalachian author James Still, poet Albert Stewart, country music star David Tolliver and actress Rebecca Gayheart. Its county seat, Hindman, is home to the Hindman Settlement School, founded as America's first settlement school. Nearby Pippa Passes is home to Alice Lloyd College. Tourism is increasing in the county, especially the popularity of elk viewing. Knott County and its surrounding counties is home to 5,700 free ranging elk, the largest elk herd east of the ... (from wikipedia)

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Kentucky State$44,335 Average House Value (as of 2000)
13,506 Population (as of 2000)$20,720 Average House Income (as of 2000)
7,306 Population (current)210.5 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)0.0 Square Miles of Water

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204 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$20,038,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
2,477 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$83,821,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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