Cherokee, Alabama

Current Temperature ° Population 1,161

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Schools

School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 19.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 63.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 17.2%

Crime Rate

15.71% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 134
  • Violent Crimes: 202
  • Robbery: 67
  • Burglary: 773
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

76.84% Higher than national avg.
  • 8 offenders in Cherokee
  • 68.91 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $0
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 0
  • Homes For Sale: 31
  • Homes For Rent: 0

Environmental Hazards

23 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 5
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 17

Unemployment

Very High 6.0%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 5.2%
  • National unemployment average: 4.3%

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Summary
There are 2 K-12 public schools in Cherokee, AL and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Cherokee's schools as Average, with an overall C rating.
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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

8 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    26.3%
  • Rented
    22.2%
  • Owned
    51.5%

31 Homes For Sale View All

$237,000
10276 Riverton Rose Tl
Cherokee, AL 35616
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$569,000
11010 Riverton Rose
Cherokee, AL 35616
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$35,000
6 Riverton Riviera Ii Road Rd
Cherokee, AL 35616
-- Beds | -- Baths
$93,000
2 Riverton Riviera Ii Road Rd
Cherokee, AL 35616
-- Beds | -- Baths

1 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2008, the city of Cherokee, AL issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2007, the city of Cherokee, AL issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $553
  • 1 Bedroom: $553
  • 2 Bedrooms: $700
  • 3 Bedrooms: $933
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,133

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Environmental Hazards

23 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (393/397)
    Cherokee, AL has 98.99% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Cherokee, AL is a red zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.83 Average
    Cherokee, AL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 42.53°
  • February 43.65°
  • March 52.35°
  • April 61.58°
  • May 68.75°
  • June 79.23°
  • July 81.42°
  • August 79.6°
  • September 71.37°
  • October 59.87°
  • November 50.73°
  • December 42.93°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Cherokee, AL

Earthquakes
Cherokee, AL has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Cherokee, AL has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Cherokee, AL has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Cherokee, AL has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Cherokee, AL: $28,359

Unemployment

Unemployment in Cherokee is 6.0%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 5.2% and 4.3% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 58.95%
White Collar - 41.05%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Robert Bentley
  • Sen. Jeff Sessions
  • Sen. Richard C. Shelby

City Representatives

  • Robert Aderholt

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

9 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Cherokee, AL

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Cherokee, AL
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