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Cherokee

County Data

  • Rural/Non-rural: Non-rural
  • County Health Ranking: 3
  • Population: 254,149
  • Total Number of Physicians: 248
  • Life Expectancy: 79.9
  • #1 Cause of Death: Heart disease
  • Uninsured Population Under 65 (percentage): 12.8
  • Population in Poverty (percentage): 7.5
  • Population Without a High School Diploma (percentage): 9.2
  • #1 Industry: Retail Trade
  • White Alone, not Hispanic or Latino: 78.4
  • Black or African American Alone: 7.4
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.5
  • Asian Alone: 2
  • Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander: 0.1
  • Two or More Races: 2.2
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.1