Cherokee, AL

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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. 52.00% of the Cherokee workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Cherokee is a town of transportation and shipping workers, construction workers and builders, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Cherokee who work in healthcare (10.18%), office and administrative support (9.82%), and food service (5.45%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Cherokee is worth considering.

One downside of living in Cherokee, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.38 minutes every day commuting to work.

Cherokee Demographics

The percentage of adults in Cherokee with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.19% of adults in Cherokee have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Cherokee in 2010 was $17,181, which is lower middle income relative to Alabama, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $68,724 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 German, English, Dutch, and European.

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

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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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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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Cherokee 0.101011101001110
Alabama 29.79
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Cherokee 0.101011101001110
Alabama 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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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
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Schools In This District

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

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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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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