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Cherokee is a city in Alfalfa County.
It is the county seat.
The latitude of Cherokee is 36.754N. The longitude is -98.356W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,181 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,559.
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20% of Cherokee residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Cherokee ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Cherokee was $16,163, compared with $21,587 nationally.
18% of Cherokee residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Cherokee, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $140. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $519.
Libraries in Cherokee include Cherokee - City County Library ... View libraries
Alfalfa County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Cherokee political report.
The average commute time for Cherokee workers is 18 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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