Basic information about the Cherokee County
The Cherokee County is located in the state of South Carolina. This county occupies 398 square miles, with 5 square miles being water areas. There are 55.342 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Cherokee County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (75.03%), followed by Black or African American (20.38%) and Some Other Race (2.21%). There are 21.519 households in the county, while 69,43% of them are family households and 30,57% represent non family households. There are 5 cities and towns in Cherokee County. The most populated city is Gaffney city and the smallest town or village is Smyrna town.