Cherokee, AL

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640 Vital Statistics. 24 Condition Alerts found.

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Cherokee Profile


Overview

Cherokee is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 1,014 people and just one neighborhood, Cherokee is the 280th largest community in Alabama.

Occupations and Workforce

Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Cherokee is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 51.09% of the Cherokee workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Cherokee is a town of construction workers and builders, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cherokee who work in office and administrative support (9.61%), sales jobs (8.30%), and healthcare (8.30%).

Also of interest is that Cherokee has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.


Setting & Lifestyle

It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Cherokee has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Cherokee has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Cherokee than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Cherokee may be for you.

Cherokee Demographics

The percentage of adults in Cherokee who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.20% of the adults in Cherokee have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Cherokee in 2010 was $18,109, which is lower middle income relative to Alabama and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $72,436 for a family of four.

Cherokee is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Cherokee home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cherokee residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Cherokee include Irish, English, Dutch, and French .

The most common language spoken in Cherokee is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Cherokee 0.101011101001110
Alabama 4.72

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Cherokee 0.101011101001110
Alabama 29.79

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Cherokee 0.101011101001110
Alabama 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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District Quality Compared to Alabama

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Better than of AL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to AL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Cherokee Middle School
4595 Old Lee Highway
Cherokee, AL, 35616
05-08
Cherokee Elem School
1305 North Pike
Cherokee, AL, 35616
PK-06
Cherokee High School
850 High School Dr
Cherokee, AL, 35616
07-12
Colbert Heights High School
6825 Woodmont Dr
Tuscumbia, AL, 35674
07-12
Hatton Elem School
2130 Hatton School Rd
Leighton, AL, 35646
KG-06
Leighton Elem School
8100 Old Highway 20
Leighton, AL, 35646
KG-06
Colbert Heights Elem School
1551 Sunset Dr
Tuscumbia, AL, 35674
KG-06
New Bethel Elem School
900 New Bethel School Rd
Tuscumbia, AL, 35674
KG-06
Colbert Co High School
2200 High School St
Leighton, AL, 35646
07-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 68.9% 58.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 59.7% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.2% 6.4%

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