Cherokee County , Texas

Cherokee County: County in Texas, United States

Cherokee County locator map
Location of Cherokee County on Texas map.

About

Cherokee County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 50,845 and a population density of 18 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 2,020 inhabitants. Its county seat is Rusk. The county was created 175 years ago in 1845.

Cherokee county tx courthouse image
Cherokee county tx courthouse
Cherokee county tx courthouse image

Geography

Cherokee County is located at 31°50'13"N 95°9'55"W (31.8369500, -95.1651800). It has 7 neighbors: Houston County, Anderson County, Angelina County, Henderson County, Nacogdoches County, Rusk County and Smith County.

Cherokee County map

The largest city of Cherokee County is Jacksonville with a population of 14,829. Other cities include, Rusk population 5,664, New Summerfield population 1,187 and Gallatin population 435. See all Cherokee County cities & populated places.

Weather

Cherokee County forecast: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 20%. more

Cherokee County Quick Facts

Population : 52,875 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
Different from : Cherokee County, Cherokee County, Cherokee County, Cherokee County, Cherokee County, Cherokee County, Cherokee County
Area : 2750 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.9%
Land as percent of area : 99.1%
Named for : Cherokee
Capital : Rusk
Establishment : January 01, 1846
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 23:38:01 (20th September 2021)
Density : 19 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 3.84% (2010-2020)
Weather : 87℉ Mostly Sunny then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather

Cherokee County has 7 neighbours.

  • Rusk

Demographics

The population of Cherokee County increased by 3.84% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 50,845 - census
2011 51,090 0.48% estimation process
2012 51,277 0.36% estimation process
2013 51,093 -0.36% estimation process
2014 51,189 0.19% estimation process
2015 51,568 0.73% estimation process
2016 51,879 0.6% estimation process
2017 52,116 0.45% estimation process
2018 52,381 0.51% estimation process
2019 52,646 0.5% estimation process
2020 52,875 0.43% estimation process

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People born in Cherokee County (1)

American politician (1857-1933) John B. Kendrick was born in Cherokee County

Other places with the same name (8)

Cherokee County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Jacksonville 14,829 City in Texas, United States
Rusk 5,664 City in Cherokee County, Texas
Cross Roads 1,578 Town of the United States
Alto 1,239 Town in Texas, USA
New Summerfield 1,187 City in Cherokee County, Texas, United States
Wells 781 Town in Cherokee County, Texas, United States
Gallatin 435 Human settlement in Cherokee County, Texas, United States of America
Cuney 140 Town of the United States

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