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|People QuickFacts||Cherokee County||Oklahoma|
|Population, 2014 estimate||NA||3,878,051|
|Population, 2013 estimate||48,017||3,853,118|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||46,986||3,751,616|
|Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2014||NA||3.4%|
|Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||2.2%||2.7%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||6.5%||6.9%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||23.5%||24.6%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||14.7%||14.3%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||50.7%||50.5%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||53.8%||75.4%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||1.5%||7.7%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||34.6%||9.0%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.7%||2.0%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.1%||0.2%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||9.3%||5.8%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||6.5%||9.6%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||49.6%||67.5%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013||86.2%||82.5%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013||2.7%||5.5%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013||6.0%||9.4%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013||85.1%||86.4%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013||24.5%||23.5%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013||23.5||21.0|
|Housing units, 2013||21,508||1,682,256|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013||66.5%||67.1%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013||13.7%||15.2%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013||$103,900||$112,800|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013||2.68||2.55|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013||$18,582||$24,208|
|Median household income, 2009-2013||$37,260||$45,339|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013||22.8%||16.9%|
|Business QuickFacts||Cherokee County||Oklahoma|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||736||90,9542|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||9,221||1,305,1832|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||13.2%||3.5%2|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||2,869||266,586|
|Total number of firms, 2007||2,981||333,797|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||3.1%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||23.1%||6.3%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||2.0%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.0%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||2.3%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||24.5%||25.3%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||01||60,681,358|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||D||48,074,682|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||332,498||43,095,353|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$7,378||$11,931|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||42,076||5,106,585|
|Building permits, 2013||66||13,583|
|Geography QuickFacts||Cherokee County||Oklahoma|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||749.41||68,594.92|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||62.7||54.7|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||Tahlequah, OK Micro Area|