The City of Cherokee had a population of 778 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Cherokee is located at latitude 37.3451 and longitude -94.8216 in Crawford County. The formal boundaries for the City of Cherokee (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.71 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Crawford County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 948 feet.
The City of Cherokee (GNIS ID: 2393818) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Cherokee population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||778|
|Population in Familes||616|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.49|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||348 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||240 (69.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||72 (20.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||35 (10.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$78,972|
|Average Home Value||$101,042|
|Median Household Income||$34,451|
|Average Household Income||$47,183|
|Per Capita Income||$19,036|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.09%|
|Per Capita Income||2.11%|
The table below compares Cherokee to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 238||65th|
|Population Density1||# 228||66th|
|Diversity Index2||# 457||32nd|
|Median Household Income||# 636||5th|
|Per Capita Income||# 629||6th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kansas Census Data Comparison Tool.