Cherokee is a somewhat small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 5,139 people and just one neighborhood, Cherokee is the 74th largest community in Iowa.
Occupations and Workforce
Cherokee is a blue-collar town, with 35.18% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Cherokee is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Cherokee who work in office and administrative support (15.19%), healthcare (9.66%) and sales jobs (7.07%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Cherokee has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Cherokee a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 13.81 minutes getting to work every day.