dcsimg

People

Total Population 1,564
Male Share of the Population 53.1%
Female Share of the Population 46.9%
Senior Citizens 20.2%
Employed Population 16+ 722
Age of the Population 48

Families

% of people married 54.9%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 20.5%
Median Earnings25+ $30,409
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $30,598
Median Earnings With High School Degree $22,105

Wealth

Median Family Income $58,750
% Above Poverty Level 83.1%
% Below Poverty Level 16.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 17 minutes
% Working from Home 1.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 30.8%
Median Gross Rent $698
Median House Value $61,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 23.3%
US/American 0%
English 13.9%
Irish 14.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Cherokee Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 85 miles SW of Wichita, Kansas
County Alfalfa
Standard Zip Codes 73728
Phone Area Codes 580
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.754
Longitude -98.356

Cherokee Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station CHEROKEE
Distance 1 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 45 F
Apr Temp 43 to 70 F
Jul Temp 70 to 96 F
Oct Temp 46 to 74 F
Annual Precip 31.2 inches
Station HELENA 1 SSE
Distance 15.8 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 44 F
Apr Temp 44 to 70 F
Jul Temp 69 to 95 F
Oct Temp 47 to 73 F
Annual Precip 31.6 inches
Station ANTHONY
Distance 32.7 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 42 F
Apr Temp 43 to 68 F
Jul Temp 70 to 94 F
Oct Temp 47 to 72 F
Annual Precip 31.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Aline 245 $60,909
Burlington 149 $47,813
Carmen 509 $49,167
Dacoma 93 $37,321
Helena 1,452 $63,333
Jet 227 $43,333

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Cherokee Public Libraries

Library
Cherokee - City County Library
602 SOUTH GRAND
Cherokee, Oklahoma
(580) 596-2366

library logo

More Information for Librarians

Click the Visit School Site buttons to go directly to a school's website and learn more about the school and programs it has to offer. School website will open in a new tab.
Click the Request Info buttons to request more information from a representative at the school.

 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner
  • RN to MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner

Nursing@Simmons, the innovative, online nursing degree program from Simmons School of Nursing and Health Sciences prepares Registered Nurses for the next stage of their careers.

You need to have a Bachelor’s degree and RN license to be qualified for this school.

Programs
  • MBA@UNC
UNC Kenan-Flagler is one of the world's top-ranked business schools. At UNC Kenan-Flagler, you develop the skills that make you a highly effective leader and prepare you for long-term career success. The strength of the UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA degree comes from a school culture in which members live the business school's core values of excellence, leadership, teamwork, integrity and community.
Programs
  • Business Administration - Human Resources (BS)
  • Business Management & Accounting (AAS)
  • Nursing (RN completion to BS) (RN req.)
  • Students are issued a new laptop at the beginning of their programs.
  • All online services and study materials are available 24/7, with faculty available five days a week.
  • All programs available online, with the MBA program offered on campus in Salt Lake City.
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC), with programmatic accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC).
  • Approved by the Better Business Bureau (BBB) since 2010.

Our family of non-profit colleges admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin.

Programs
  • Bachelors in Business Management
  • MS - Teaching and Learning
  • Graduate Specialization - Accounting
  • The first and only 100% online, fully accredited public university in the United States
  • No set class times or locations
  • Affordable tuition, guaranteed not to increase as long as you are enrolled
  • Accelerated eight-week terms
  • Classes start every month
Programs
  • Master of Science in Applied Psychology - Community Psychology
  • MSN - Clinical Nurse Leader
  • Master of Science in Applied Psychology - Industrial Organizational Psychology

Sacred Heart University Online is an affordable and convenient way to earn a degree online from a university ranked among America’s best colleges. Experience Sacred Heart’s signature core values and degree programs based on interactive personal attention, small classes, and rigorous academics offer students a unique life platform for career advancement and personal fulfillment.

Cherokee High Schools

CHEROKEE HS
6TH & MASSACHUSETTS
580-596-3391
Serves 127 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 8.3

Study Online in Cherokee
Additional Resources
Info for Cherokee Government Officials


Are you an official in the Cherokee government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top