Cherokee is a city located in Colbert County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 1,002, it is the 257th largest city in Alabama and the 10278th largest city in the United States . Cherokee is currently declining at a rate of -0.30% annually and its population has decreased by -4.39% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,048 in 2010. Cherokee reached it's highest population of 1,049 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Cherokee has a population density of 452 people per square mile.
The average household income in Cherokee is $42,786 with a poverty rate of 26.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $675 per month, and the median house value is $69,400. The median age in Cherokee is 46.1 years, 45 years for males, and 50.1 years for females.