Cherokee County, TX

Current Temperature ° Population 51,009

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 21.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 62%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 16.2%

Registered Offenders

33.64% Higher than national avg.
  • 121 offenders in Cherokee County
  • 23.72 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $0
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 5
  • Homes For Sale: 186
  • Homes For Rent: 1

Environmental Hazards

184 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 2
  • Registered Polluters: 10
  • Superfunds: 12
  • Tanks & Spills: 160

Unemployment

Moderate 4.7%
  • Texas unemployment average: 4.5%
  • National unemployment average: 4.2%

Schools view all

19 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 19 K-12 public schools in Cherokee County, TX and 2 private schools. Homefacts rates Cherokee County's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

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Crime view details

121 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Cherokee County, TX

Real Estate view all

Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
No Data
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    15.4%
  • Rented
    23.9%
  • Owned
    60.7%

186 Homes For Sale View All

$62,500
201 Toby
Jacksonville, TX 75766
-- Beds | -- Baths
$425,000
#1 Cr 4413
New Summerfield, TX 75780
-- Beds | -- Baths
$316,000
00 Cr 3901
Rusk, TX 75785
-- Beds | -- Baths
$79,900
246 W Crockett St
Rusk, TX 75785
4 Beds | 3 Baths

5 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$NR
FM 1248
Rusk, TX 75785
-- Beds | -- Baths
$NR
Barron
Rusk, TX 75785
-- Beds | -- Baths
$89,869
Valley View
Jacksonville, TX 75766
-- Beds | -- Baths
$112,593
Thompson St
Rusk, TX 75785
-- Beds | -- Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

We're sorry! No Number Of Properties Per Bedroom found in our database.

6 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Cherokee County, TX issued 6 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, TX issued 15 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 15 permits, 13 were issued for single family homes and 2 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

1 Rental Property View All

$5,000
1511 E Rusk St.
Jacksonville, TX 75766
-- Beds | -- Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Cherokee County, TX
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $564
  • 1 Bedroom: $567
  • 2 Bedrooms: $754
  • 3 Bedrooms: $989
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,106

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Environmental Hazards

184 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Cherokee County, TX
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Cherokee County, TX
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Cherokee County, TX
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Cherokee County, TX has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Cherokee County, TX is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.91 Average
    Cherokee County, TX is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 49.5°
  • February 50.88°
  • March 59.83°
  • April 67.88°
  • May 74.68°
  • June 82.52°
  • July 85.32°
  • August 87.3°
  • September 79.23°
  • October 67.57°
  • November 58.4°
  • December 49.3°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Cherokee County, TX

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

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Cherokee County, TX: $39,595

Unemployment

Unemployment in Cherokee County is 4.7%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.5% and 8.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 53.18%
White Collar - 46.82%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Greg Abbott
  • Sen. John Cornyn
  • Sen. Ted Cruz

Neighborhood Info

4 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

45 FCC Towers view all

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