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    Knox County offers excellent access to transportation.

Transportation in Knox County Indiana

The Median Center of US Population is approximately 20 miles west of Vincennes. Because of its strategic location near the Median Center of U.S. Population and the major urban centers, markets and industries, Knox County is a prime location for development and distribution with excellent access to transportation.

Highway Access

Knox County is intersected by two major US Highway systems, all routes conform to Federal and State safety regulations for oversized and overweight vehicles.

Knox County Indiana location map

  1. US 41 is a north-south route which runs from Chicago, IL to Nashville, TN meets 1-65, 1-24 and 1-40.
    At Terre Haute, IN, US 41 intersects 1-70 and at Evansville, IN,1-64 (only 45 minutes from Vincennes).
  2. US 50 is an east-west route which runs from Washington, DC to Kansas City, MO
    US 50 intersects 1-65 Seymour, IN and 1-64 at St Louis, Mo.

Knox County is served by 16 motor freight carriers including 5 major interstate carriers.

Rail Access

Knox County is served by CSX Transportation with two main lines intersecting at Vincennes, IN.

Median Center of US population

  • North-South main line track from Evansville, IN to Chicago, IL.
  • East-West main line track from Cincinnati, OH to St Louis, MO.
  • Daily Switching service is available.
  • All cities within a 400 mile radius may be reached within two days.

Air Access

 Airport proximity map forKnox county indiana

Ports of Indiana–Mt. Vernon is the 7th largest inland port in the United States and serves as a major multi-modal hub for the region handling over 4 million trip tons of cargo a year.

Port of Mt. Vernon