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 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 52,646 inhabitants. Its county seat is Rusk. The county was created 175 years ago in 1845.

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.

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Cherokee county tx courthouse

The largest city of Cherokee County is Jacksonville with a population of 14,815. Other cities include, Rusk population 5,602, New Summerfield population 1,170 and Gallatin population 434. See all Cherokee County cities & populated places.

Cherokee county tx courthouse image

Cherokee County map

Cherokee County Quick Facts

Population : 52,646 (2019)
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 : 00:48:19 (19th June 2021)
Density : 19 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 3.42% (2010-2019)

Cherokee County has 7 neighbours.

  • Rusk

Demographics

The population of Cherokee County increased by 3.42% in 9 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

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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 (7)

Cherokee County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Jacksonville 14,815 City in Texas, United States
Rusk 5,602 City in Cherokee County, Texas
Cross Roads 1,516 Town of the United States
Alto 1,240 Town in Texas, USA
New Summerfield 1,170 City in Cherokee County, Texas, United States
Wells 792 Town in Cherokee County, Texas, United States
Gallatin 434 Human settlement in Cherokee County, Texas, United States of America
Cuney 140 Town of the United States

Texas Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Texas 28,995,881 State in the southern United States
Harris County 4,713,325 County in Texas, United States
Dallas County 2,635,516 County in Texas, United States
Houston 2,320,268 County seat of Harris County, Texas; fourth largest city in the United States by population
Tarrant County 2,102,515 County in Texas, United States
Bexar County 2,003,554 County in Texas, United States
San Antonio 1,547,253 Second-most populous city in Texas, United States of America
Dallas 1,343,573 County seat of Dallas County, Texas; ninth largest city in the United States by population
Travis County 1,273,954 County in Texas, United States
Collin County 1,034,730 County in Texas, United States
Austin 978,908 City in Travis, Hays and Williamson counties, Texas, United States; Texas state capital and Travis County seat
Montopolis 912,791 City in Travis, Hays and Williamson counties, Texas, United States; Texas state capital and Travis County seat
Fort Worth 909,585 City in Texas, USA
Denton County 887,207 County in Texas, United States
Hidalgo County 868,707 County in New Mexico, United States
El Paso County 839,238 County in Texas, United States

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