Cherokee, KS

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Cherokee Profile


Overview

Cherokee is a tiny city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 713 people and just one neighborhood, Cherokee is the 224th largest community in Kansas. Much of the housing stock in Cherokee was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in Cherokee, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 40.64% of Cherokee’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Cherokee is a city of service providers, construction workers and builders, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Cherokee who work in teaching (15.55%), healthcare suport services (12.01%), and office and administrative support (8.83%).

There are many members of the armed forces living in Cherokee. You will notice when you visit or live here that some of the people you meet or see around town are employed by the armed services - even if they are not always in uniform.


Setting & Lifestyle

Because of many things, Cherokee is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Cherokee a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Cherokee has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Cherokee’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

Being a small city, Cherokee does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Cherokee Demographics

The citizens of Cherokee are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.85% of adults in Cherokee have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Cherokee in 2010 was $16,364, which is low income relative to Kansas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $65,456 for a family of four.

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, Irish, Italian, and Dutch.

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

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert 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
Kansas 3.90
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)

Crime
Cherokee 0.101011101001110
Kansas 27.20
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
Kansas 23

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

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

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Better than of KS 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 KS Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Girard High
415 North Summit
Girard, KS, 66743
09-12
Girard Middle
415 North Summit
Girard, KS, 66743
06-08
R V Haderlein Elem
520 W. Prairie
Girard, KS, 66743
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 51.0% 50.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 40.1% 40.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.9% 9.7%

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CHEROKEE


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Kansas

(10 is best)

Better than of KS school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
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 KS Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Southeast High
126 W 400 Hwy
Cherokee, KS, 66724
09-12
Mccune Elem
403 Brunetti Drive
Mccune, KS, 66753
M-M
Southeast Junior High School
206 W Magnolia
Cherokee, KS, 66724
KG-08
Southeast Elementary School
303 S Humbert
Weir, KS, 66781
PK-06

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 61.1% 50.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 43.8% 40.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 17.2% 9.7%

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