Cherokee is a city located in Colbert County Alabama. Cherokee has a 2020 population of 954. Cherokee is currently declining at a rate of -0.83% annually and its population has decreased by -1.65% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 970 in 2010.
The average household income in Cherokee is $42,786 with a poverty rate of 33.90%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $765 per month, and the median house value is $77,100. The median age in Cherokee is 46.1 years, 45 years for males, and 50.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cherokeewas:
100.00% of Cherokee residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Cherokee is White, with 28.95% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Cherokee is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.00%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Cherokee
100.00% of Cherokee residents were born in the United States, with 74.32% having been born in Alabama. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.