Cherokee, Kansas Population 2024

593

Cherokee is a city located in Crawford County Kansas. Cherokee has a 2024 population of 593. Cherokee is currently declining at a rate of annually and its population has increased by 0.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 590 in 2020.

The average household income in Cherokee is $53,271 with a poverty rate of 10.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Cherokee is 38.3 years, 35.2 years for males, and 41.9 years for females.

Cherokee Demographics

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

  • White: 92.75%
  • Two or more races: 7.25%
  • Black or African American:
  • Native American:
  • Asian:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
  • Other race:
State
Kansas
Land Area (mi²)
0.7 sq mi
Density (mi²)
828.20/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
0.51% (3)
The current population of Cherokee, Kansas is 593 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 590.

Cherokee, Kansas Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White65292.75%
Two or more races517.25%
Black or African American
Native American
Asian
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
Other race
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Cherokee Population by Race

Cherokee Population Pyramid 2024

Cherokee Median Age

38.3

Total

35.2

Male

41.9

Female

Cherokee Adults

There are 513 adults, (104 of whom are seniors) in Cherokee.

Cherokee Age Dependency

71.9

Age Dependency Ratio

25.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Cherokee Sex Ratio

Female33447.51%
Male36952.49%

Cherokee Population by Age

Cherokee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All2702.678.121.9
Non Family1201.2271.728.3
Married1143.8985.114.9
Female243.3366.733.3
Male122.831000
showing: 5 rows

3.63

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

78.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Cherokee Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Cherokee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cherokee Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 27.59%.

Cherokee Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$35,625

Average Earnings

$47,500

Average Male

$28,636

Average Female

Cherokee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cherokee Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Cherokee Language

99.55% of Cherokee residents speak only English, while 0.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.3% of the population.

Cherokee Language

Cherokee Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White648619.41%
Multiple501632%
showing: 2 rows

10.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.5%

Male Poverty Rate

9.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cherokee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cherokee is Multiple, with 32% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cherokee is White, with 9.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.7%. Among those working part-time, it was 19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.89%.

Cherokee Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Bachelors or Greater18.39%
High School15.96%
Some College8.23%
Less Than 9th Grade
showing: 4 rows

Cherokee Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Employed8.27%
Male Employed8.06%
Male Unemployed
Female Unemployed
showing: 4 rows

Cherokee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cherokee Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Cherokee Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

46.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.5%

Male Marriage Rate

43.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Cherokee Married by Age and Sex

male

female

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

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Cherokee Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

32

Number of Veterans

32

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

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Cherokee Veterans by War

count

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Cherokee Veterans by Age

count

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Cherokee Veterans by Race

Cherokee Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

21.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

59.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cherokee Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

61.7%

Labor Force Participation

56.9%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Cherokee Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Cherokee Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Cherokee Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

66.15%

Born in Cherokee

100%

Native Born

Foreign Born

Non Citizen

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100% of Cherokee residents were born in the United States, with 66.15% having been born in Kansas. of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Cherokee Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
2029593
2028593
2027593
2026593
2025593
2024593
2023593
2022593
202159330.51%
2020590-117-16.55%
2019707-1-0.14%
201870820.28%
2017706
201670620.28%
2015704-3-0.42%
201470710.14%
2013706-4-0.56%
201271040.57%
201170610.14%
2010705
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Cherokee Population by Year