Open Data

Planning will consider non-confidential public information to be open by default and will proactively publish data and data-containing information, consistent with relevant public records law.

Greenways and Trails Greenways and multiuse trails in Knox County, including the Urban Wilderness trail system. REST Shapefile Geodatabase
Parks Public parks, open spaces and other recreation facilities in Knox County. REST Shapefile Geodatabase
Zoning Zoning map data for the City of Knoxville and Knox County, TN. REST Shapefile Geodatabase
Growth Policy Plan  Recommended Rural and Urban Growth Boundaries for Farragut and Knoxville REST Shapefile Geodatabase
Crash Analysis
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Bicycle, Pedestrian
and Life-Altering Traffic Crashes
Bicycle, pedestrian, and fatal or serious motor vehicle crashes in the Knoxville region, Oct. 2016 to Sept. 2021 REST Shapefile Geodatabase

Terms of Use

By accessing Knoxville-Knox County Planning’s Open Data Website and using the data sets provided herein, the user agrees to abide by the following terms and conditions.


Except where otherwise stated in the file containing such Data or on the page from which such Data is accessed, including its metadata, Data is made available under the Public Domain Dedication and License v1.0 whose full text can be found at here


The data on this web site was prepared and/or compiled by Planning staff for its internal purposes only, and was not designed or intended for general use by members of the public. Planning, including its officers, employees and agents, makes no representation or warranty as to its accuracy or its fitness of use for a particular purpose. Any user of this information accepts the same as is, with all faults or discrepancies, and assumes all responsibility for the use thereof, and further covenants and agrees to hold Planning, its officers, employees and agents, harmless from and against any damage, loss or liability arising from any use of the information. Planning disclaims and accepts no responsibility for any and all damage, loss or liability, whether direct, indirect or consequential, which arises or may arise from the data on this web site or the use thereof by any person or entity.


While not required, when using content, data, documentation, code, and related materials from Planning’s Open Data Program in your own work, we ask that proper credit be given. An example citation is provided below:

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No Association

You may not use any trademark, official mark, official emblem or logo of Knoxville-Knox County Planning, or any of its other means of promotion or publicity, without its prior written consent nor in any event to represent or imply an association or affiliation with Planning.