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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    A-
  2. Crime & Safety
    B
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    A-
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    B-
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    A-
  10. Health & Fitness
    C+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B
  12. Commute
    B
Cherokee County is located in Oklahoma with a population of 48,404. Cherokee County is one of the best places to live in Oklahoma. Living in Cherokee County offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Many families and young professionals live in Cherokee County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Cherokee County are highly rated.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$111,300
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$621
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    34%
  • Own
    66%
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Cherokee County Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    91.4
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    11.4
    40.7
  • Robbery
    45.7
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    679.5
    500.1
  • Theft
    4,328.5
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    245.5
    284

Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    15%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    15%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    8%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    16%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    32%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    15%
    13%

Working in Cherokee County

Jobs
B-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$39,187
National
$55,322

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