Knox County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Bends 1
Cliffs 1
Flats 1
Gaps 12
Lakes 2
Pillars 1
Ridges 9
Streams 227
Summits 20
Valleys 42
Cultural Features
Airports 1
Buildings 14
Cemeteries 116
Churches 73
Civil 9
Hospitals 2
Locales 16
Parks 1
Post Offices 9
Reservoirs 2
Schools 33
Towers 9
Historical Features
Churches 3
Locales 43
Mines 8
Populated Places 11
Post Offices 61
Schools 48
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
  • Historical Landmarks: Kentucky's National Historic Landmarks