Cherokee County, OK has a population of 48,267 people with a median age of 34.9 and a median household income of $38,585. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Cherokee County, OK grew from 48,097 to 48,267, a 0.35% increase and its median household income declined from $38,694 to $38,585, a 0.28% decrease.
The population of Cherokee County, OK is 48.8% White, 33.2% Native, and 9.2% Two+. 7.16% of the people in Cherokee County, OK speak a non-English language, and 97.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Cherokee County, OK are Northeastern State University, with 1,735 graduates, Indian Capital Technology Center-Tahlequah, with 175 graduates, and Beauty Technical College Inc, with 8 graduates.
The median property value in Cherokee County, OK is $108,700, and the homeownership rate is 66.8%. Most people in Cherokee County, OK commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Cherokee County, OK is 2 cars per household.
Cherokee County, OK is the 17th most populated county in Oklahoma and borders Adair County, OK; Delaware County, OK; Mayes County, OK; Muskogee County, OK; Sequoyah County, OK; and Wagoner County, OK& 1 more.