Cherokee, Kansas

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Population in 2013: 712 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.4%
 
Males: 302  (42.4%)
Females: 410  (57.6%)
Median resident age:  39.7 years
Kansas median age:  32.8 years

Zip codes: 66724.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $36,745 (it was $29,083 in 2000)
Cherokee:

$36,745
KS:

$50,241
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,693 (it was $14,693 in 2000)

Cherokee city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $59,331 (it was $28,600 in 2000)
Cherokee:

$59,331
KS:

$130,100
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $65,154; Detached houses: $69,018; Mobile homes: $26,965

Median gross rent in 2012: $597.

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Cherokee races chart
  • White alone - 681 (95.4%)
  • Two or more races - 18 (2.5%)
  • Hispanic - 11 (1.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 3 (0.4%)
  • Black alone - 1 (0.1%)

Races in Cherokee detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Cherokee: 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (21.0%), English (15.0%), German (13.8%), Italian (13.1%), Irish (10.6%), Dutch (4.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 949 feet

Land area: 0.69 square miles.

Population density: 1,038 people per square mile   (low).

Cherokee,KS real estate house value index trend

Cherokee, Kansas map

For population 25 years and over in Cherokee:

  • High school or higher: 87.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.6%
  • Unemployed: 8.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cherokee city:

  • Never married: 27.6%
  • Now married: 50.9%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 9.1%
  • Divorced: 9.8%

2 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.3%
Kansas:  6.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $850 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $552 (1.0%)

Cherokee satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (85.2 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (104.2 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (333.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Weir, KS (1.9 miles ), Scammon, KS (2.1 miles ), Roseland, KS (2.2 miles) , Chicopee, KS (2.3 miles ), West Mineral, KS (2.7 miles ), Pittsburg, KS (2.9 miles ), Frontenac, KS (3.2 miles ), McCune, KS (3.3 miles ).

Latitude: 37.34 N, Longitude: 94.82 W

Area code: 620

Cherokee household income distribution Cherokee home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.39
Kansas average:

2.68
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.4%
Kansas:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +72 (+11.1%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (39%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Financial managers (6%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Cherokee: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Cherokee, Kansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cherokee-area historical tornado activity is near Kansas state average. It is 94% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/2003, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.1 miles away from the Cherokee city center killed 4 people and injured 30 people and caused $20 million in damages.

On 9/27/1959, a category F4 tornado 21.7 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cherokee-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Kansas state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 208.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 209.5 miles away from Cherokee center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 276.4 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 281.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 291.3 miles away from Cherokee center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 206.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Crawford County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cherokee topographic map

Birthplace of: W. Darrell Overdyke - Historian, Samuel Triplett - Navy Medal of Honor recipient.

Hospitals and medical centers near Cherokee:

  • BEVERLY NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)
  • SOUTHERNCARE PITTSBURG (Hospital, about 8 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)
  • MEDICALODGE SOUTH (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)
  • MEDICALODGES PITTSBURG (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPICE OF AMERICA-SOUTHEAST KANSAS (Hospital, about 9 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - PITTSBURG (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)
  • VIA CHRISTI VILLAGE PITTSBURG INC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; PITTSBURG, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cherokee:

  • Pittsburg State University (about 8 miles; Pittsburg, KS; Full-time enrollment: 6,838)
  • Missouri Southern State University (about 27 miles; Joplin, MO; FT enrollment: 4,456)
  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 33 miles; Miami, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Crowder College (about 45 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • Allen County Community College (about 52 miles; Iola, KS; FT enrollment: 2,089)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 78 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • Southwest Baptist University (about 80 miles; Bolivar, MO; FT enrollment: 2,783)

Public high school in Cherokee:

Public elementary/middle school in Cherokee:

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Notable locations in Cherokee: Cherokee Police Department (A), Cherokee City Hall (B), Cherokee City Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Cherokee include: Cherokee United Methodist Church (A), First Baptist Church of Cherokee (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Crawford County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 104. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

104
U.S.:

74

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 40.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

40.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 19.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.9
U.S.:

20.2

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00895. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00895
U.S.:

0.01468

Drinking water stations with addresses in Cherokee and their reported violations in the past:

CHEROKEE, CITY OF (Population served: 718, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-20-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-20-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAY-31-2006), St Public Notif received (JUN-05-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Cherokee that have no violations reported:

  • CHEROKEE CO RWD 5 (Population served: 480, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 18.3%
(18.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Kansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.7%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.0%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Cherokee compared to Kansas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Cherokee (2011 data):

  • Labette Bank: Lcsb-Cherokee Branch at K-7 And Us-160 Highways, branch established on 1997/07/14. Info updated 2011/12/19: Bank assets: $328.7 mil, Deposits: $288.3 mil, headquarters in Altamont, KS, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Labette County Bankshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Cherokee travel time to work - commute Cherokee mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (75%)
  • Electricity (21%)
  • Wood (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cherokee city (based on Crawford County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.02%
Here: 45.0%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Christian Churches and Churches of ChristSouthern Baptist Convention
Adherents33.0%15.6%10.9%5.1%4.9%
Congregations7.1%23.2%3.6%7.1%7.1%
NameLutheran ChurchChurch of the NazareneAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents4.5%4.4%3.9%3.5%14.2%
Congregations5.4%5.4%5.4%7.1%28.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Crawford County:

1.55 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Crawford County:

1.03 / 10,000 pop.
Kansas:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Crawford County:

4.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
Here:

8.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.7%
Kansas:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Crawford County:

29.8%
Kansas:

27.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.2%
State:

13.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$1,906$22,8721$500
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,744$32,9281$1,820
Firefighters 0$0 11$431
Water Supply 1$3,000$36,0000$0
Totals for Government 3$7,650$30,60013$2,751

Cherokee government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $93,000 ($130.62)
    Financial Administration: $55,000 ($77.25)
    Regular Highways: $42,000 ($58.99)
    Sewerage: $22,000 ($30.90)
    Police Protection: $14,000 ($19.66)
    General - Other: $11,000 ($15.45)
    Fire Protection: $9,000 ($12.64)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $45,000 ($63.20)
    Financial Administration: $20,000 ($28.09)
    General - Other: $16,000 ($22.47)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $99,000 ($139.04)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $24,000 ($33.71)

Cherokee government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $22,000 ($30.90)
    All Other: $4,000 ($5.62)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,000 ($4.21)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($12.64)
    General Revenue, NEC: $5,000 ($7.02)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $178,000 ($250.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $21,000 ($29.49)
    General Support: $11,000 ($15.45)
  • Tax - Property: $57,000 ($80.06)
    Total General Sales: $44,000 ($61.80)
    Public Utilities: $16,000 ($22.47)

Cherokee government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $425,000 ($596.91)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $400,000 ($561.80)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $25,000 ($35.11)

Cherokee government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $235,000 ($330.06)

6.38% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,724 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.38%
Kansas average:

6.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cherokee County, KS  0.50% ($22,791 average AGI)
from Jasper County, MO  0.43% ($24,649)
from Johnson County, KS  0.37% ($35,633)


7.19% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,496 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.19%
Kansas average:

6.89%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jasper County, MO  0.54% ($28,384 average AGI)
to Johnson County, KS  0.49% ($35,530)
to Cherokee County, KS  0.47% ($24,254)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cherokee:

  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KSEK (1340 AM; 1 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KOCR (1310 AM; 5 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KKLL (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KWAS (1230 AM; 1 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cherokee:

  • KRPS (89.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: PITTSBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KKOW-FM (96.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • KJML (105.3 FM; COLUMBUS, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KIXQ (102.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSYN (92.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSEK-FM (99.1 FM; GIRARD, KS; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KJMK (93.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KWXD (103.5 FM; ASBURY, MO; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KMOQ (107.1 FM; BAXTER SPRINGS, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KCAR-FM (104.3 FM; GALENA, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KMXL (95.1 FM; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: CARTHAGE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KXDG (97.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KOBC (90.7 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KBZI (100.7 FM; DEERFIELD, MO; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS INC)
  • KLKC-FM (93.5 FM; PARSONS, KS; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Cherokee:

  • KOAM-TV (Channel 7; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: SAGA QUAD STATES COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KODE-TV (Channel 12; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOZJ (Channel 26; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • K05KD (Channel 5; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KJPX-LP (Channel 47; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KSNF (Channel 16; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • K20GA (Channel 20; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCLJ-CA (Channel 46; JOPLIN/CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • K52FC (Channel 52; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K55HU (Channel 55; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Cherokee fatal accident list:

Aug 25, 1975 11:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Cherokee)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Railroad Milepost 136.27 (Lat: 37.356444 Lon: -94.819417), Call Sign: WNQH583
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.775 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/04/1999, Expiration Date: 09/19/2004, Cancellation Date: 08/02/2002
    Registrant: Bnsf, 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4613, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • Lat: 37.350000 Lon: -94.824167, Call Sign: WQFP261
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.740 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/29/2006, Expiration Date: 08/29/2016, Certifier: George E Burns
    Registrant: Washington Electronics, 1009 W 4th, Pittsburg, KS 66762, Phone: (620) 212-3717, Fax: (620) 232-3461, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • KC03RW556, 334 Ne Highway 400 (#274011) (Lat: 37.338861 Lon: -94.824722), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 75.3 m, Overall height: 77.1 m, Call Sign: WQQY353
    Assigned Frequencies: 11225.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz... (+38 more)
    Grant Date: 03/25/2013, Expiration Date: 03/25/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz
    Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: K0GZW
    Grant Date: 09/15/1994, Expiration Date: 04/18/1999, Cancellation Date: 04/19/2001
    Registrant: Samuel J Ross, Box 51a Rt 1, Cherokee, KS 66724
  • Call Sign: KB0IEY, Licensee ID: L00304999
    Grant Date: 02/14/2012, Expiration Date: 03/31/2022, Certifier: William A Johnson Jr
    Registrant: William A Johnson Jr, 9941 Nw 10th St, Cherokee, KS 66724
  • Call Sign: KB0IJB, Licensee ID: L01640288
    Grant Date: 04/18/2012, Expiration Date: 04/18/2022
    Registrant: Ricky D Knight, 309 W Magnolia, Cherokee, KS 66724
  • Call Sign: WD0DTS, Licensee ID: L01003800
    Grant Date: 04/13/2005, Expiration Date: 04/25/2015, Certifier: Steve M Hefley
    Registrant: Steve M Hefley, 917 S 120th, Cherokee, KS 66724
  • Call Sign: KD0AVG, Licensee ID: L01290500
    Grant Date: 06/04/2007, Expiration Date: 06/04/2017, Certifier: Rick L Grotheer
    Registrant: Rick L Grotheer, 905 E Pine, Cherokee, KS 66724
  • Call Sign: KD0AVH, Licensee ID: L01290501
    Grant Date: 06/04/2007, Expiration Date: 06/04/2017, Certifier: Lloyd G Snyders
    Registrant: Lloyd G Snyders, Cherokee, KS 66724
  • Call Sign: KD0KZL, Licensee ID: L01559696
    Grant Date: 04/06/2010, Expiration Date: 04/06/2020, Certifier: Calvin W Bush
    Registrant: Calvin W Bush, Cherokee, KS 66724

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 46
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Cherokee

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cherokee, KS
Most common first names in Cherokee, KS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2673.1 years
Charles1271.8 years
William1177.5 years
Mary1179.3 years
James875.7 years
Frank883.4 years
Anna783.4 years
Joe770.9 years
Harold674.2 years
Betty665.5 years
Most common last names in Cherokee, KS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Potocnik777.4 years
Imhof679.7 years
Jones670.0 years
Kruger681.5 years
Smith567.2 years
Mccants584.0 years
Bertella547.2 years
Brisbin474.5 years
Wood466.8 years
Howey476.3 years

Cherokee on our top lists:

  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Management occupations:"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Child care workers"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • William Studyvin (3)
  • William G. Studyvin (2)
  • William B. Studyvin (1)

Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2015.



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