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Demographics

People

Total Population862
Male Share of the Population43.9%
Female Share of the Population56.1%
Senior Citizens16.4%
Employed Population 16+364
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married56.2%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher14.7%
Median Earnings25+$31,150
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,591

Wealth

Median Family Income$52,344
% Above Poverty Level79.9%
% Below Poverty Level20.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home6.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone33.2%
Median Gross Rent$610
Median House Value$54,400

Ancestry

German23.1%
English19.1%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.7%
Irish11.6%
Scottish5.7%
Italian5.2%
Welsh4.4%
French Except Basque3.6%
Dutch3.4%
Slovene1.4%
Russian0.9%
Belgian0.6%
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Cherokee Almanac

CategoryValue
County Crawford County
Standard Zip Codes66724
Phone Area Codes620
Time Zone
Approximate Latitude37.34
Approximate Longitude-94.82

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)

StationGIRARD
Distance10.8 miles
Jan Temp21 to 41 F
Apr Temp45 to 68 F
Jul Temp69 to 91 F
Oct Temp47 to 71 F
Annual Precip45.9 inches
StationCOLUMBUS 1 SW
Distance12.6 miles
Jan Temp21 to 41 F
Apr Temp44 to 67 F
Jul Temp69 to 90 F
Oct Temp47 to 70 F
Annual Precip44.4 inches
StationJOPLIN RGNL AP
Distance21.7 miles
Jan Temp24 to 42 F
Apr Temp46 to 69 F
Jul Temp69 to 90 F
Oct Temp48 to 71 F
Annual Precip46 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Frontenac3,438$63,449
Girard2,763$44,444
Pittsburg20,399$54,907

Cherokee Public Schools

Southeast High
126 W 400 Hwy
ZIP: 66724
(620) 457-8365
High
Total Enrollment 233
Southeast Junior High School
206 W Magnolia
ZIP: 66724
(620) 457-8315
Primary
Total Enrollment 176
Sources :
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