Cherokee County , South Carolina

Cherokee County: County in South Carolina, United States

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Cherokee County is a county located in the U.S. state of South Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 55,342 and a population density of 54 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 57,300 inhabitants. Its county seat is Gaffney. The county was created 124 years ago in 1896.

Geography

Cherokee County is located at 35°2'54"N 81°37'13"W (35.0482000, -81.6203900). It has 5 neighbors: Cleveland County, Rutherford County, Spartanburg County, Union County and York County.

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The largest city of Cherokee County is Gaffney with a population of 12,609. . See all Cherokee County cities & populated places.

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Cherokee County Quick Facts

Population : 57,300 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : South Carolina (United States)
Different from : Cherokee County, Cherokee County, Cherokee County, Cherokee County, Cherokee County, Cherokee County, Cherokee County
Area : 1029 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.1%
Land as percent of area : 98.9%
Capital : Gaffney
Establishment : January 01, 1897
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 01:08:55 (13th June 2021)
Density : 56 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 3.42% (2010-2019)

Cherokee County has 5 neighbours.

  • Gaffney

Demographics

The population of Cherokee County increased by 3.42% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 55,342 - census
2011 55,705 0.65% estimation process
2012 55,822 0.21% estimation process
2013 56,056 0.42% estimation process
2014 56,351 0.52% estimation process
2015 56,512 0.28% estimation process
2016 56,683 0.3% estimation process
2017 56,913 0.4% estimation process
2018 57,069 0.27% estimation process
2019 57,300 0.4% estimation process

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People born in Cherokee County (3)

People born in Cherokee County, including politician William T. Nuckolls, state legislator and 101st Governor of South Carolina from 1942 to 1943 Richard Manning Jefferies, Steve Moss, you can see a list of people who born in Cherokee County.

Other places with the same name (7)

Cherokee County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Cherokee County.

City Name Population Title
Gaffney 12,609 City in South Carolina
Blacksburg 1,880 Town in South Carolina, United States

South Carolina Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
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Charleston County 411,406 County in South Carolina, United States of America
Horry County 354,081 County in South Carolina, United States
Spartanburg County 319,785 County in South Carolina, United States
Lexington County 298,750 County in South Carolina, United States
York County 280,979 County in South Carolina, United States
Berkeley County 227,907 County in South Carolina, United States of America
Anderson County 202,558 County in Tennessee, United States
Anderson County Airport 194,692 County in South Carolina, United States
Beaufort County 192,122 County in South Carolina, United States
Aiken County 170,872 County in South Carolina, United States
Dorchester County 162,809 County in Maryland, United States
Florence County 138,293 County in South Carolina, United States
Charleston 137,566 City in Charleston County South Carolina, United States
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