Cherokee, Alabama 

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Population

790

-43.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.7%

Best Places to Live in Cherokee, Alabama

Small city - Extreme northwest Alabama along the Tennessee River. May, October and September are the most pleasant months in Cherokee, while July and January are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Cost of living
-Low crime rate
-Entertainment (mainly music)
Cons
-Isolation
-Economic cycles
-Arts & culture

Local Listings in Cherokee
 $174,900 
1804 Barnes Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 3248 SqFt
 $450,000 
975 Buchanan Peninsula Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 3248 SqFt
 $395,000 
525 Riverview Cir
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 3248 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Florence-Muscle Shoals Metro Area

Florence is the center of the shoals area of the Tennessee Valley and is adjacent to the more well-known and colorfully named town of Muscle Shoals. The area is business friendly, and located here are several manufacturing industries, including aluminum, rubber, and steel, but the job base has declined from its strongest years. The Cost of living Index is low and home prices are attractive. Crime rates are low for the region.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Cherokee
Zip Codes: 35616
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 540 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Cherokee is 4.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Cherokee jobs have increased by 1.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Cherokee's cost of living is 26.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Cherokee's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and September are the most pleasant months in Cherokee, while July and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Colbert county voted Republican in the last four Presidential elections, after voting Democratic in 2000. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Cherokee's population is 790 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 43.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Cherokee is $66,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -0.2%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Cherokee public schools spend $10,867 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.8 students per teacher in Cherokee. More Education


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Housing Market in Cherokee

It's not a good time to buy in Cherokee. Home Appreciation is down -0.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Cherokee Real Estate

The median home price in Cherokee is $66,500. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Nice Climate, but Very Windy - 4/3/2009
I like the climate in Cherokee, but it is a hot spot for tornadic... Read More

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ZIP CODES IN CHEROKEE, ALABAMA
35616

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NEW LISTINGS IN CHEROKEE
$174,900
1804 Barnes Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$450,000
975 Buchanan Peninsula Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$395,000
525 Riverview Cir
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$55,000
870 Virginia St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$1,295,000
385 Riverview Cir
Bed 4 | Bath 5

$100,000
5280 Old Lee Hwy
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$425,000
46 Creekside Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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