Cherokee County Population 2017

Cherokee County's estimated population is 56,646 with a growth rate of 0.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cherokee County is the 24th largest county in South Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201656,6461530.27%
201556,4931790.32%
201456,3142590.46%
201356,0551950.35%
201255,8601440.26%
201155,7161840.33%
201055,53211,02624.77%
199044,5063,5238.60%
198040,9834,19211.39%
197036,7911,5864.51%
196035,2052130.61%
195034,9921,7025.11%
194033,2901,0893.38%
193032,2014,63116.80%
192027,5701,3915.31%
191026,1794,82022.57%
190021,3590.00%

Cherokee County Population Growth

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Cherokee County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White43,21276.28%
Black or African American11,72620.70%
Two or More Races8571.51%
Asian3590.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native2720.48%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander670.12%

Cherokee County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Cherokee County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Gaffney12545129203752.99%
Blacksburg18481888402.16%
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