Cherokee County, KS

Population 21,409

Cherokee County, KS Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 12.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 68.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 18.5%

Registered Offenders

57.05% Higher than national avg.

Environmental Hazards

113 Found nearby

Unemployment

Low 4.0%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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15 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 15 K-12 public schools in Cherokee County, KS and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Cherokee County's schools as Average, with an overall C rating.
1 Private School

Faith Christian Academy

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

79 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$113,900 compared to July 2020
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    19.9%
  • Rented
    20.1%
  • Owned
    59.9%

9 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Cherokee County, KS issued 9 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Cherokee County, KS issued 0 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

**Displaying data from Cherokee County, KS
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $527
  • 1 Bedroom: $549
  • 2 Bedrooms: $718
  • 3 Bedrooms: $895
  • 4 Bedrooms: $992

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Environmental Hazards

113 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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  • Registered Polluters
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Cherokee County, KS has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Cherokee County, KS is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.93 Average
    Cherokee County, KS is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 33.83°
  • February 38°
  • March 49.77°
  • April 58.37°
  • May 66.77°
  • June 78.63°
  • July 81.67°
  • August 79.84°
  • September 69.78°
  • October 58.53°
  • November 49.47°
  • December 36.15°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Cherokee County, KS

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Cherokee County, KS: $41,240

Unemployment

Unemployment in Cherokee County is 4.0%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.4% and 5.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 48.61%
White Collar - 51.39%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Sam Brownback
  • Sen. Jerry Moran
  • Sen. Pat Roberts

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

30 FCC Towers view all

2 Hospitals view all

3 Retirement Homes view all