Cherokee County OK Information


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  1. Cherokee County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forCherokee County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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  3. Oklahoma Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Cherokee County OK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 49,799
Population in Households 47,791
Population in Familes 38,762
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,008
Population Density2 67
Diversity Index3 68


Median Household Income $39,345
Average Household Income $52,423
Per Capita Income $20,187


Total Housing Units 22,593 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,526 (55.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,256 (27.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,811 (16.9%)
Median Home Value $128,243
Average Home Value $186,809


Total Households 18,782
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 12,445
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.71% 0.62%
Households 0.63% 0.58%
Families 0.49% 0.48%
Median Household Income   2.02%
Per Capita Income   2.19%


Cherokee County OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cherokee County to the other 77 counties and county equivalents in Oklahoma by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 16 81st
Population Density # 15 82nd
Diversity Index # 7 91st
Median Household Income # 61 22nd
Per Capita Income # 73 6th

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