Cherokee County Population 2017

Cherokee County's estimated population is 241,689 with a growth rate of 2.58% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cherokee County is the 7th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016241,6896,0802.58%
2015235,6095,0312.18%
2014230,5786,0972.72%
2013224,4813,6931.67%
2012220,7883,0511.40%
2011217,7372,5411.18%
2010215,196124,992138.57%
199090,20438,50574.48%
198051,69920,64066.45%
197031,0598,05835.03%
196023,0012,25110.85%
195020,7506243.10%
194020,1261230.61%
193020,0031,4347.72%
192018,5691,90811.45%
191016,6611,4189.30%
190015,243-169-1.10%
189015,4121,0877.59%
188014,3253,92637.75%
187010,399-892-7.90%
186011,291-1,509-11.79%
185012,8006,905117.13%
18405,8950.00%

Cherokee County Population Growth

Population Data via

Cherokee County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White209,90786.85%
Black or African American15,2946.33%
Two or More Races4,6881.94%
Asian4,3981.82%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,1160.46%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2060.09%

Cherokee County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Cherokee County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Woodstock2377730929715230.08%
Canton2314626340319413.80%
Acworth204782241819409.47%
Holly Springs922611281205522.27%
Ball Ground1436190947332.94%
Nelson13141361473.58%
Waleska64487923536.49%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990