Cherokee County, South Carolina state, USA

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Cherokee County, South Carolina, USA

Map of Cherokee County
Population
- Total:55.342 (2010)
- Density:140,8/sq mi (54,4/sq km)
Area
- Total:398 sq mi (1.029 sq km)
- Land:393 sq mi (1.017 sq km)
- Water:5 sq mi (12 sq km)
- % water:1,17 %
Latitude:+35.0497962
Longitude:-081.6076469

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.


Statistical data for the Cherokee County based on the 2010 U.S. Census

Racial makeup

Total
55,342
White alone
41,52575.03 %
Black or African American alone
11,27820.38 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1990.36 %
Asian alone
3130.57 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
170.03 %
Some Other Race alone
1,2232.21 %
Two or More races
7871.42 %

Statistical data for the Cherokee County

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
55,342
White alone
41,52575.03 %
Black or African American alone
11,27820.38 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1990.36 %
Asian alone
3130.57 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
170.03 %
Some Other Race alone
1,2232.21 %
Two or More races
7871.42 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
55,342
Not Hispanic or Latino
53,31096.33 %
Hispanic or Latino
2,0323.67 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
55,342
Not Hispanic or Latino
53,31096.33 %
White alone
40,93976.79 %
Black or African American alone
11,21421.04 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
1290.24 %
Asian alone
3080.58 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
60.01 %
Some Other Race alone
490.09 %
Two or More races
6651.25 %
Hispanic or Latino
2,0323.67 %
White alone
58628.84 %
Black or African American alone
643.15 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
703.44 %
Asian alone
50.25 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
110.54 %
Some Other Race alone
1,17457.78 %
Two or More races
1226.00 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
38
Male
37
Female
39

Household Type

Total
21,519
Family households
14,94169.43 %
Husband-wife family
9,93966.52 %
Other family
5,00233.48 %
Male householder, no wife present
1,26525.29 %
Female householder, no husband present
3,73774.71 %
Nonfamily households
6,57830.57 %
Householder living alone
5,55884.49 %
Householder not living alone
1,02015.51 %

Geographical and Cultural Features and Landmarks in the Cherokee County - including Historical Features

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City Alias ZIP Codes
BlacksburgBlacksburg29702
BlacksburgCherokee Falls29702
BlacksburgCherokee Fls29702
BlacksburgKings Creek29702
GaffneyGaffney29340, 29341, 29342

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