Cherokee, Kansas Population 2020

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Cherokee is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 713, it is the 237th largest city in Kansas and the 11798th largest city in the United States. Cherokee is currently growing at a rate of 0.28% annually but its population has decreased by -0.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 714 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Cherokee has a population density of 996 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cherokee is $53,882 with a poverty rate of 16.04%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $644 per month, and the median house value is $49,300. The median age in Cherokee is 31.5 years, 26 years for males, and 34.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 105.9 males.

Cherokee Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cherokee was:

  • White: 96.45%
  • Two or more races: 3.55%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Cherokee, Kansas is 713, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 709.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 714.

Cherokee, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White84296.45%
Two or More Races313.55%
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Cherokee Population Pyramid 2020

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Cherokee Median Age

31.5


Total

26


Male

34.5


Female

Cherokee Adults

There are 593 adults, (114 of whom are seniors) in Cherokee.

Cherokee Age Dependency

82.3

Age Dependency Ratio

23.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

58.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Cherokee Sex Ratio

Female

424

48.57%

Male

449

51.43%

Cherokee Households and Families

Cherokee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cherokee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family95.8%4.2%
All83.2%16.8%
Married79.3%20.7%
Female69.2%30.8%
Male57.1%42.9%

83.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2972.9483.2
Married1743.7379.3
Non Family961.3695.8
Male143.557.1
Female133.3869.2

3.69

Average Family Size

2.94

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Cherokee Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade30.59%
9th to 12th Grade173.34%
High School Graduate18436.15%
Some College15229.86%
Associates Degree387.47%
Bachelors Degree6512.77%
Graduate Degree509.82%
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Cherokee Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White481461102
Multiple Races1515
Hispanic131313

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,348$36,875$30,694
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$24,167$$
Some College$33,478$34,896$29,432
Bachelors Degree$36,875$48,068$31,333
Graduate Degree$40,250$36,250$41,750

$33,348

Average Earnings

$36,875

Average Male

$30,694

Average Female

Cherokee Language

Cherokee Language by Age

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Cherokee Language

99.75% of Cherokee residents speak only English, while 0.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.25% of the population.

Cherokee Poverty

Cherokee Poverty by Race

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16.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.15%

Male Poverty Rate

12.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cherokee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cherokee is White, with 17.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cherokee is White, with 17.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.32%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School75.00%
High School20.11%
Bachelors or Greater5.22%
Some College4.21%
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Name Poverty
Male Employed19.11%
Female Employed11.17%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Cherokee Income

Cherokee Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$40,341$53,882
Families$53,750$58,582
Married Families$53,654-
Non Families$19,600$44,041
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Cherokee Marital Status

Cherokee Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.2%

Male Marriage Rate

52.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Cherokee Married by Age and Sex

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Cherokee Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Cherokee Marital Status by Race

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Cherokee Veterans

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48

Number of Veterans

46

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War19
Second Gulf War10
Vietnam4
World War II2
Korea
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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5420
55 to 6413
75+7
18 to 346
65 to 742
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Name Veterans % of Total
White457.87%
2 or More320.00%

Cherokee Veterans by Education

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18.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cherokee Employment Status

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59.2%

Labor Force Participation

55.9%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

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Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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67.81%

Born in Kansas

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Cherokee residents were born in the United States, with 67.81% having been born in Kansas. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202071320.28%
201971120.28%
201870930.42%
201770620.28%
20167040.00%
2015704-2-0.28%
20147060.00%
2013706-1-0.14%
201270710.14%
201170610.14%
20107050.00%