Cherokee, Oklahoma

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Population in 2014: 1,538 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.6%
 
Males: 808  (52.6%)
Females: 730  (47.4%)
Median resident age:  46.4 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.2 years

Zip codes: 73728.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,519 (it was $29,010 in 2000)
Cherokee:

$40,519
OK:

$45,690

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,055 (it was $16,163 in 2000)

Cherokee city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $57,630 (it was $30,500 in 2000)
Cherokee:

$57,630
OK:

$116,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $708.

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  • Races in Cherokee, OK (2010)

    Cherokee races chart
    • 1,38892.7%White alone
    • 412.7%Hispanic
    • 332.2%American Indian alone
    • 231.5%Two or more races
    • 100.7%Black alone
    • 20.1%Asian alone
    • 10.07%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cherokee: 79.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (26.8%), Irish (16.4%), English (10.1%), United States (8.5%), Scottish (3.5%), Scotch-Irish (3.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1181 feet

Land area: 1.46 square miles.

Population density: 1,051 people per square mile   (low).

Cherokee,OK real estate house value index trend

Cherokee, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Cherokee:

  • High school or higher: 88.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cherokee city:

  • Never married: 19.6%
  • Now married: 55.6%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 10.0%
  • Divorced: 13.8%

10 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
Oklahoma:

5.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $425 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $274 (0.6%)

Cherokee satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (85.6 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (287.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Lambert, OK (2.5 miles) , North Alfalfa, OK (2.6 miles ), Burlington, OK (3.3 miles) , Byron, OK (3.3 miles) , Nescatunga, OK (3.3 miles) , Jet, OK (3.4 miles ), Amorita, OK (3.5 miles) , Dacoma, OK (3.6 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $121,800

Latitude: 36.75 N, Longitude: 98.36 W

Area code: 580

Cherokee household income distribution Cherokee home values distribution

Crime rates in Cherokee by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0010001000010
per 100,000 0.00.063.90.00.00.070.70.00.00.00.066.60.0
Robberies 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 67170400041236
per 100,000 363.6446.71,087.00.0267.00.00.00.0290.766.1132.2199.9381.0
Burglaries 1031562610811681
per 100,000 606.1191.4959.1393.4133.5415.2706.7564.272.766.1396.6533.063.5
Thefts 481135114552582
per 100,000 242.4510.5703.3196.7333.869.2989.4352.6363.4132.1330.5533.0127.0
Auto thefts 0010003010112
per 100,000 0.00.063.90.00.00.0212.00.072.70.066.166.6127.0
Arson 0030000100000
per 100,000 0.00.0191.80.00.00.00.070.50.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 129.9128.2383.936.879.233.1169.155.887.024.175.7163.699.8

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Crime rate in Cherokee detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 8 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.54
Oklahoma average:

1.84
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.8%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -152 (-8.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Cherokee, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cherokee-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 109% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/16/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.7 miles away from the Cherokee city center injured 7 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/2/1979, a category F4 tornado 21.0 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 25 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cherokee-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 65% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 20.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 130.9 miles away from Cherokee center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 291.6 miles away from the city 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 180.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 136.5 miles away from Cherokee center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 143.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Alfalfa County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cherokee topographic map

Birthplace of: Judith Hand - Anti-war activist, G. William Oakley - Theatre director.

Hospitals and medical centers in Cherokee:

  • ALFALFA COUNTY HOSPITAL (provides emergency services, 405 SOUTH OKLAHOMA AVENUE)
  • THE CARING COMPANY (217 S GRAND)
  • CHEROKEE MANOR (1100 MEMORIAL DRIVE)

airports located in Cherokee:

See details about airports located in Cherokee, OK

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cherokee:

  • Northern Oklahoma College (about 59 miles; Tonkawa, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,414)
  • Cowley County Community College (about 76 miles; Arkansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 3,173)
  • Wichita Technical Institute (about 83 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,015)
  • Langston University (about 83 miles; Langston, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Newman University (about 84 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,066)
  • Oklahoma State University-Main Campus (about 84 miles; Stillwater, OK; FT enrollment: 21,700)
  • Friends University (about 84 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)

Public high school in Cherokee:

  • CHEROKEE HS (Students: 100, Location: 412 E 5TH STREET, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Cherokee:

  • CHEROKEE MS (Students: 235, Location: 412 E 5TH STREET, Grades: 6-8)
  • CHEROKEE ES (Students: 221, Location: 700 S NEBRASKA, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in Cherokee

Library in Cherokee:

  • CHEROKEE CITY- COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $45,037; Location: 123 SOUTH GRAND; 17,267 books; 529 audio materials; 807 video materials; 23 state licensed databases; 7 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Cherokee: Alfalfa County Emergency Medical Services (A), Cherokee Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Alfalfa County Historical Society & Museum (117 West Main Street), Cherokee Chamber of Commerce (111 South Grand Avenue), Great Salt Plains Association (111 South Grand Avenue).

Hotel: Cherokee Inn (1720 South Grand Avenue).

Courts: Alfalfa County - Court Clerk (Court House), Wagoner County - County District Court Clerk (307 East).

Alfalfa County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.2%
(13.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 17.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  61.2%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.6%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
40 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
11 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
26 people in nursing homes in 2000
4 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Cherokee, Oklahoma environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Cherokee (2011 data):

  • ACB Bank: Acb Bank at 323 S Grand Street, branch established on 1908/01/29. Info updated 2006/10/05: Bank assets: $69.0 mil, Deposits: $55.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Alfalfa County Bancshares, Inc.
  • Farmers Exchange Bank: at 419 South Grand Street, branch established on 1935/03/02. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $153.4 mil, Deposits: $132.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers Exchange Bancorporation, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Oklahoma average:

11.2

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

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

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,12811
Evangelical Protestant1,62117
Catholic2722
None1,621-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Alfalfa County:

3.56 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Alfalfa County:

7.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

5.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.2%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Alfalfa County:

29.6%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Cherokee:

50.2%
Oklahoma:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

45.9%
Oklahoma:

44.2%

Average BMI:
Cherokee:

28.8
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Cherokee:

20.3%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.0%
Oklahoma:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Cherokee:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.2%
Oklahoma:

33.8%

General health condition:
Cherokee:

54.5%
State:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.2%
Oklahoma:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cherokee, OK Residents
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$4,229$50,7480$0
Other Government Administration 2$9,398$56,3880$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 4$2,782
Police Protection - Officers 5$11,845$28,4285$2,012
Police - Other 4$6,605$19,8151$1,379
Firefighters 0$0 34$3,056
Streets and Highways 4$7,602$22,8060$0
Health 1$4,985$59,82011$5,038
Sewerage 1$3,185$38,2200$0
Parks and Recreation 1$1,805$21,6600$0
Water Supply 4$8,097$24,2910$0
Local Libraries 0$0 1$3,393
Other and Unallocable 1$2,933$35,1960$0
Totals for Government 24$60,684$30,34256$17,660

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $43,000 ($27.96)
    Parks & Recreation: $42,000 ($27.31)
    General: $2,000 ($1.30)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($0.65)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $336,000 ($218.47)
    Water Utilities: $186,000 ($120.94)
    Police Protection: $110,000 ($71.52)
    Solid Waste Management: $104,000 ($67.62)
    Parks & Recreation: $67,000 ($43.56)
    Health Services - Other: $62,000 ($40.31)
    General - Other: $48,000 ($31.21)
    Sewerage: $30,000 ($19.51)
    Regular Highways: $30,000 ($19.51)
    Fire Protection: $20,000 ($13.00)
    Libraries: $16,000 ($10.40)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,000 ($4.55)
    Financial Administration: $5,000 ($3.25)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $27,000 ($17.56)
    Police Protection: $7,000 ($4.55)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($3.25)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $555,000 ($360.86)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($4.55)

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

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $0 ($0.00)
  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $126,000 ($81.92)
    Sewerage: $78,000 ($50.72)
    All Other: $67,000 ($43.56)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($1.95)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $16,000 ($10.40)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $25,000 ($16.25)
    Highways: $12,000 ($7.80)
    All Other: $5,000 ($3.25)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $96,000 ($62.42)
    General Revenue, NEC: $35,000 ($22.76)
    Rents: $4,000 ($2.60)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $265,000 ($172.30)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $3,000 ($1.95)
    Highways: $3,000 ($1.95)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $346,000 ($224.97)
    Public Utilities: $58,000 ($37.71)
    NEC: $9,000 ($5.85)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $123,000 ($79.97)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $117,000 ($76.07)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $6,000 ($3.90)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $263,000 ($171.00)
    Beginning: $6,000 ($3.90)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,161,000 ($1405.07)

7.60% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,616 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.60%
Oklahoma average:

7.34%

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 Garfield County, OK  1.16% ($48,421 average AGI)
from Woods County, OK  1.03% ($36,529)


7.43% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,164 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.43%
Oklahoma average:

7.24%

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 Garfield County, OK  1.58% ($33,154 average AGI)
to Woods County, OK  0.73% ($18,250)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cherokee:

  • KCRC (1390 AM; 10 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KALV (1430 AM; 1 kW; ALVA, OK; Owner: MM&K OF ALVA, INC.)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KGWA (960 AM; 1 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: WILLIAMS CAPITOL CORPORATION)
  • KWLS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PRATT, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cherokee:

  • KNID (99.7 FM; ALVA, OK; Owner: CHRISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KQBL (96.9 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: CHAMPLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXLS (95.7 FM; LAHOMA, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)

TV broadcast stations around Cherokee:

  • K56FK (Channel 56; ALVA - CHEROKEE, OK; Owner: SHAFER TRANSLATOR, INC.)
  • K58EM (Channel 58; ALVA - CHEROKEE, OK; Owner: SHAFER TRANSLATOR, INC.)
  • K60ER (Channel 60; CHEROKEE & ALVA, OK; Owner: SHAFER TRANSLATOR, INC.)
  • K62EH (Channel 62; CHEROKEE & ALVA, OK; Owner: SHAFER TRANSLATOR, INC.)
  • K64EA (Channel 64; CHEROKEE & ALVA, OK; Owner: SHAFER TRANSLATOR, INC.)

Cherokee fatal accident list:

Feb 18, 2010 07:35 AM, Us-64, Lat: 36.75731, Lon: -98.35710, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 24, 1998 07:36 AM, Us-64, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 2, Fatalities: 2
Nov 15, 1991 10:40 PM, Ohio St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
Nov 4, 1979 05:22 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 20m66ftTotal length
  • $6,954,000Total costs
  • 8,650Total average daily traffic
  • 1,889Total average daily truck traffic
  • 13,840Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

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

CHEROKEE (Address: 121 N. GRAND , Population served: 1,630, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-20-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-20-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-30-2007), St Public Notif received (JAN-30-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-04-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-04-2012)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between FEB-2010 and APR-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between FEB-2010 and APR-2010, Contaminant: TTHM
  • 8 regular monitoring violations
Most common first names in Cherokee, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2879.9 years
Mary2684.1 years
John2378.3 years
George1573.6 years
Robert1576.3 years
Ruth1583.0 years
Charles1577.8 years
James1571.2 years
Hazel1382.5 years
Paul1274.7 years
Most common last names in Cherokee, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2780.2 years
Brown2280.9 years
Jenlink1386.6 years
Davis1281.7 years
Tidwell883.6 years
Patton884.2 years
Mcdowell881.7 years
Coppock882.0 years
Young882.3 years
Green876.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (75%)
  • Electricity (25%)

Businesses in Cherokee, OK

  • Alco Stores: 1
  • Chevrolet: 1
  • Pizza Hut: 1

Cherokee compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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 significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 5 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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