Cherokee is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 994, it is the 254th largest city in Alabama and the 10326th largest city in the United States. Cherokee is currently declining at a rate of -0.50% annually and its population has decreased by -5.15% 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 448 people per square mile.
The average household income in Cherokee is $42,546 with a poverty rate of 27.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $763 per month, and the median house value is $75,000. The median age in Cherokee is 48.9 years, 45.8 years for males, and 50.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.6 males.