Cherokee, NC has a population of 2,013 people with a median age of 46.3 and a median household income of $32,778. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Cherokee, NC declined from 2,157 to 2,013, a 6.68% decrease and its median household income grew from $27,338 to $32,778, a 19.9% increase.
The population of Cherokee, NC is 80% Native, 13.5% White, and 3.08% Two+. 5.02% of the people in Cherokee, NC speak a non-English language, and 97.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Cherokee, NC are Haywood Community College, with 581 graduates, Mars Hill University, with 258 graduates, and N/A, with N/A graduates.
The median property value in Cherokee, NC is $108,200, and the homeownership rate is 73%. Most people in Cherokee, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 11.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Cherokee, NC is 2 cars per household.
Cherokee, NC is a census place located in Swain County, NC and Jackson County, NC. It borders .