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Knox County, Texas

US county information
NameKnox County
StateTexas
SeatBenjamin
US Area
Total Area855 sq mi (2214.5 km2)
Land Area849 sq mi (2198.9 km2)
Water Area6 sq mi (15.5 km2)
Population4253 (2000)
Density2/km2 (5.2/sq mi)
Founded1876

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Knox County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. In 2000, its population was 4,253. Its county seat is Benjamin . The county is named for Henry Knox, an American Revolutionary War general.

The 1932 Texas Republican gubernatorial nominee, Orville Bullington, resided in Knox County and served as county attorney early in his career.


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