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Cherokee County

 

Cherokee county is located in west North Carolina. Cherokee county has 455.43 square miles of land area and 11.30 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Cherokee county population is 27,444, which has grown 12.95% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 18.46% and is higher than the national average rate of 9.71%. Cherokee county median household income is $34,981 in 2008-2012 and has grown by 24.97% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 18.54% and is lower than the national average rate of 26.32%. Cherokee county median house value is $150,100 in 2008-2012 and has grown by 74.53% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 41.83% and is higher than the national average rate of 51.67%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Cherokee county is much better than the state average in quality. The Cherokee county area code is 828.

Population27,444 (2010), rank #72
Population Growth12.95% since 2000, rank #40
Population Density:58.80/sq mi, rank #73
Median Household Income:$34,981 at 2008-2012—24.97% increase since 2000, rank #79
Median House Price:$150,100 at 2008-2012—74.53% increase since 2000, rank #38
Time Zone:Eastern GMT -5:00 with Daylight Saving in the Summer
Land Area:455.43 sq mi, rank #52
Water Area:11.30 sq mi (2.42%), rank #35
State:North Carolina
School District:
Area Code:828
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Cherokee County Cities / Towns

Cherokee County Zip Codes

28901 5,3542890328905 3,12928906 18,475

Cherokee County Census Tracts


 
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