Cherokee County, Alabama Basics:

Cherokee County Alabama - Government Site

Population: 26,056
Area: 554 square miles
County seat: Centre
Area code(s) in use: 256
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 77.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.1%
Median household income: $36,241
Persons in poverty: 19.5%
Home ownership rate: 74.4%
Mean travel time to work: 27.4 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Calhoun  Chattooga (GA)  Cleburne  Dekalb  Etowah  Floyd (GA)  Polk (GA)  Walker (GA)  

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Map of the Cherokee County area

Our detail map of Cherokee County shows the Cherokee County, Alabama boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Cherokee County, Alabama

  Airports     show all on map

Centre Municipal Airport, Centre-Piedmont-Cherokee County Regional Airport, Flying M Ranch Airport, Headquarters Airport

  Areas     show all on map

Cotton Patch

  Bays     show all on map

Anderson Cove, Black Mallard Cove, Chestnut Cove, Dead Boy Cove, Hawthorn Cove, Tillery Cove, Trotter Cove, Tucker Cove, Waterhouse Cove, Woods Cove

  Bends     show all on map

Pollard Bend, Wrights Bend, Yanceys Bend

  Bridges     show all on map

Burnett Bridge, Garrett Bridge

  Buildings     show all on map

Broomtown - Rinehart Volunteer Fire Department, Cedar Bluff Police Department, Cedar Bluff Volunteer Fire Department, Centre City Hall, Centre Volunteer Fire Department, Cherokee County Courthouse, Cherokee County Health and Rehabilitation Center, Cherokee County Sheriff's Office, Ellisville Volunteer Fire Department, Gaylesville Volunteer Fire Department, Leesburg Police Department, Leesburg Volunteer Fire Department, McCord Cross Roads Volunteer Fire Department, Mount Davis Community Center, Mount Weisner Volunteer Fire Department, Sand Rock Volunteer Fire Department, Spring Creek Volunteer Fire Department, Spring Garden Volunteer Fire Department, Tuckers Chapel Volunteer Fire Department, Weiss Dam Powerhouse

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Alexander Cemetery, Arrington Chapel Cemetery, Barnett Cemetery, Bates Cemetery, Berea Cemetery, Bethel Cemetery, Bethel Cemetery, Black Oak Cemetery, Calcedonia Cemetery, Cannon Cemetery, Carmel Cemetery, Cedar Bluff Cemetery, Cedar Hill Cemetery, Centre Cemetery, Cherokee Memory Gardens, Chesnut Cemetery, Coffey Cemetery, Daniels Cemetery, Davenport Cemetery, Davis Cemetery, Davis Chapel Cemetery, Dixons Chapel Cemetery, Ebenezer Alexis Cemetery, Fairview Cemetery, Farmer Cemetery, Fife Cemetery, Forest Hill Cemetery, Friendship Cemetery, Garrett Cemetery, Gibson Cemetery, Goshen Cemetery, Hardman Cemetery, Harris Cemetery, Hebron Cemetery, Henderson-Hill Cemetery, Hopewell Cemetery, Howell Cemetery, Howell Cemetery, Hunts Cemetery, Lambert Cemetery, Landston Cemetery, Lawrence Cemetery, Lebanon Cemetery, Lebanon Cemetery, Mackey Cemetery, Mathews Cemetery, McCoy Cemetery, McGhee Cemetery, Mill Creek Cemetery, Morrison Cemetery, Mosely Cemetery, Moshat Cemetery, Mount Bethel Cemetery, Mount Calvary Cemetery, Mount Lookout Cemetery, Mount Olive Cemetery, Mount Olive Cemetery, Mount Union Cemetery, Mount Zion Cemetery, Mount Zion Cemetery, Mountain Springs Cemetery, Nazareth Cemetery, Neal Hill Cemetery, New Bethel Cemetery, New Bethel Cemetery, Newberry Cemetery, Noah Cemetery, Oak Bowery Cemetery, Oak Grove Cemetery, Parker Grove Cemetery, Piney Grove Cemetery, Pisgah Cemetery, Pleasant Gap Cemetery, Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Pleasant Valley Cemetery, Pratt Cemetery, Providence Cemetery, Providence Cemetery, Randall Cemetery, Salem Cemetery, Salem Cemetery, Sand Rock Cemetery, Sand Valley Cemetery, Sardis Hill Cemetery, Sewell Cemetery, Shady Grove Cemetery, Sheepskin Cemetery, Shiloh Cemetery, Smith Cemetery, Smith Chapel Cemetery, Starling Cemetery, Stinsom Cemetery, Stinson Cemetery, Stories Cemetery, Tates Chapel Cemetery, Taylors Chapel Cemetery, Tuckers Chapel Cemetery, Union Cemetery, Union Grove Cemetery, Union Hill Cemetery, Unity Cemetery, Ware Cemetery, Waterhouse Cemetery, Weaver Cemetery, Welcome Hill Cemetery, Yellow Creek Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Broomtown Census Designated Place, Spring Garden Census Designated Place

  Churches     show all on map

Alexis Baptist Church, Antioch Church of Christ, Arrington Chapel Congregational Methodist Church, Barrets Chapel, Berea Church of Christ, Bethel Church, Bethel Methodist Church, Black Oak Baptist Church, Blanche Methodist Church, Bothwell Methodist Church, Calcedonia Baptist Church, Carmel Presbyterian Church, Cedar Bluff Church, Cedar Hill Methodist Church, Centre Church, Chesterfield Baptist Church, Christian Mission Church, Daniels Chapel Methodist Church, Davis Chapel Methodist Church, Demaris Baptist Church, Dixon Memorial Church, Ebenezer Methodist Church, Ellisville Church, Enon Grove Baptist Church, Exie Church, Fair Haven Baptist Church, Fairview Methodist Church, Faith Church, Faith Church, Farill Baptist Church, First Baptist Church of Centre, Flint Hill Church, Forest Hill Church, Free Pentecost Church, Freedom Church, Friendship Baptist Church, Friendship Baptist Church, Frog Mountain Church (historical), Gaylesville Baptist Church, Goshen United Methodist Church, Goshen Valley Church, Hebron Methodist Church, Hopewell Church, Hunt Chapel, Jamestown Tabernacle Church, Jenning Chapel, Kingdom Hall Church, Lebanon Campground Church, Lebanon Church of Christ, Liberty Baptist Church, Lighthouse Church, Little River Baptist Church, Macedonia Baptist Church, Melrose Baptist Church, Mill Creek Missionary Baptist Church, Missionary Church, Moshat Baptist Church, Mount Bethel Missionary Baptist Church, Mount Calvary Baptist Church, Mount Olive Church, Mount Pleasant Church (historical), Mount Zion Church, Mount Zion Church, Mount Zion Wesleyan Methodist Church, Mountain Springs Methodist Church, Nazareth Baptist Church, New Bethel Church, New Bethel Church, New Bethel Church, New Bethel Church, New Hope Church, New Hope Church, New Prospect Church, New Prospect Church, Noah Baptist Church, Oak Bowery Methodist Church, Old Nazareth Baptist Church, Olivers Chapel Church of Christ, Parkers Grove Methodist Church, Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church, Pine Grove Baptist Church, Pine Grove Church, Pisgah Baptist Church, Pleasant Arbour Baptist Church, Pleasant Gap Church, Pleasant Hill Church, Pleasant Valley Baptist Church, Pleasant Valley Baptist Church, Providence Baptist Church, Providence Baptist Church, Providence Church, Rock Hill Baptist Church, Rock Run Baptist Church, Round Mountain Baptist Church, Saint Marks Methodist Church, Salem Church, Salem Church, Sand Rock Church, Sand Valley Baptist Church, Sandy Creek Baptist Church, Sardis Hill Missionary Baptist Church, Shady Grove Baptist Church, Shiloh Baptist Church, Slackland Baptist Church, Smith Chapel, Spring Garden Methodist Church, Tabernacle of Life Church, Tates Chapel Baptist Church, Taylors Chapel, Tennala Baptist Church, Tuckers Chapel Methodist Church, Union Church, Union Grove Methodist Church, Union Hill Methodist Church, Union Methodist Church, Unity Hill Baptist Church, Unity Missionary Baptist Church, Watson Chapel, Welcome Hill Baptist Church, Wright Will Church, Yellow Creek Baptist Church

  Crossings     show all on map

Adams Ferry, Bradford Ferry (historical), Carthens Ferry (historical), Davis Ferry (historical), Edwards Ferry (historical), Ewing Ferry (historical), Fort Armstrong Ferry (historical), Garrett Ferry (historical), Hamptons Ferry (historical), Hardwick Ferry (historical), Lawrence Ferry (historical), McCoy Ferry (historical), Perkins Ferry (historical), Sewell Ferry (historical), Tripp Ferry (historical), Westmoreland Ferry (historical), Wood Ferry (historical)

  Dams     show all on map

Arrington Number 1 Dam, Arrington Number 2 Dam, Lagarde Number 1 Dam, Lagarde Number 2 Dam, Norton Dam, Terrapin Creek Watershed Dam Number 17, Terrapin Creek Watershed Dam Number 6, Terrapin Creek Watershed Dam Number 8, Weisner Dam, Weiss Dam

  Flats     show all on map

Wolfden Flats

  Gaps     show all on map

Daniels Gap, Gaylesville Gap, Huff Gap, Lanie Gap, McCullough Gap, Pucket Gap, Starling Gap, Staton Gap, Thomson Gap

  Hospitals     show all on map

Cherokee Medical Center

  Islands     show all on map

Buffingtons Island, Byrams Island, Godfreys Island, Hog Island, Pruetts Island

  Lakes     show all on map

Blue Pond

  Levees     show all on map

Weiss Lake Dike

  Locales     show all on map

Abernathy Mill (historical), Bay Springs Marina, Cedar Bluff Marina, Cherokee Country Club, Cherokee Plaza Shopping Center, Coffey Plantation (historical), Couches Mill (historical), Daniels Mill (historical), Davis Fish Farm, Doctor McElraths Mill (historical), Flat Landing (historical), Kirks Landing (historical), Lakeshore Marina, Leesburg Industrial Park, Little River Marina, Pine Cove Marina, Rock Run Station, Round Mountain Ironworks (historical), Shield Mill (historical), Yellow Creek Falls

  Mines     show all on map

Baker Hill Mines, Bustup Mine, Dockage Mine, Indian Mine, Klondike Mine, Monahan Mine, New Dykes Cut Mine, Old Dykes Cut Mine, Stonewall Mine, Texas Cut Mine, Warhoop Mine

  Parks     show all on map

Canyon Mouth Park, Cedar Bluff Park, Centre City Park, Cornwall Furnace Memorial Park, Ethel Morrison Memorial Park, Leesburg Park, Little Rock City Park, Windom Ball Field

  Pillars     show all on map

Rock City

  Populated Places     show all on map

Adams Crossroads, Alexis, Alpine Shores, Anderson, Antioch, Antioch Estates, Aubrey Isle, Ball Flat, Bauxite, Bay Springs, Bay View Estates, Berry Springs, Big Nose Creek Subdivision, Billy Goat Hill, Blanche, Blue Pond, Bluffton, Bomar, Bristow, Brooks Estates, Broomtown, Burgess, Burkhalter Subdivision, Cedar Bluff, Cedar Springs (historical), Centre, Chesterfield, Coloma (historical), Congo, Coosa River Subdivision, Cornwall, Cornwall Furnace, Dewey, Dixon Shop, Ellisville, Elrath, Estes Crossroads, Ewing, Exie, Farill, Ferguson, Five Points, Forney, Frog Mountain, Fullerton, Gaylesville, Gnatville, Grantville (historical), Grassland, Griffin, Grover, Hall Valley, Hanson, Hopewell, Howells Crossroads, Hurley, Jamestown, Key, Kings Hill (historical), Kirks Grove, Langdon (historical), Lawrence, Leesburg, Leonard, Little River, Lookout Valley Acres, Loop, Mackey, Maple Grove, McCord Crossroads, McElrath Subdivision, McFrey Crossroads, McGhee, McWorther Subdivision, Meadows Estates, Mona (historical), Moshat, Mount Zion (historical), Mountain Acres, Mountain Lake Estates, New Moon, Newberry Cove, Newberry Crossroads, Noah, Northwood Estates, Oceola, Old Coloma, Pathkiller Cove, Pine Grove, Piney, Plano, Pleasant Gap, Pope, Rhinehart, Richardson, Ricks (historical), Ringgold, Roberts Subdivision, Rock Run, Round Mountain, Sand Rock, Sandy Springs, Sanford Springs, Sewell Subdivision, Shangrila, Sidhart (historical), Slackland, Spring Garden, Starkville (historical), Sterling (historical), Summer Estates, Taft, Tecumseh, Tecumseh Furnace, Tennala, Tucker Crossroads, Turkey Town (historical), Warner (historical), Waterhouse, Waterloo Springs, Watson, Weiss Dam, Whorton, Yellow Creek View Subdivision

  Post Offices     show all on map

Alexis Post Office (historical), Ball Flat Post Office (historical), Bass Post Office (historical), Bauxite Post Office (historical), Bid Post Office (historical), Blaine Post Office (historical), Blanche Post Office (historical), Blue Pond Post Office (historical), Bluffton Post Office (historical), Bomar Post Office (historical), Brimstone Post Office (historical), Bristow Post Office (historical), Broomtown Post Office (historical), Burnett Post Office (historical), Cedar Bluff Post Office, Cedar Springs Post Office (historical), Centre Post Office, Chance Post Office (historical), Chesterfield Post Office (historical), Collins Post Office (historical), Coloma Post Office (historical), Congo Post Office (historical), Dewey Post Office (historical), Edna Post Office (historical), Elrath Post Office (historical), Exie Post Office (historical), Farill Post Office (historical), Firestone Post Office (historical), Forney Post Office (historical), Fullerton Post Office (historical), Gaylesville Post Office, Gnatville Post Office (historical), Godwin Post Office (historical), Grantville Post Office (historical), Grassland Post Office (historical), Grover Post Office (historical), Gulf Post Office (historical), Hana Post Office (historical), Hancock Post Office (historical), Hawels Crossroads Post Office (historical), Hulgan Post Office (historical), Hurley Post Office (historical), Jamestown Post Office (historical), Key Post Office (historical), Kings Hill Post Office (historical), Kirks Grove Post Office (historical), Langdon City Post Office (historical), Lawrence Post Office (historical), Leesburg Post Office, Leonard Post Office (historical), Loop Post Office (historical), Mackey Post Office (historical), Maple Grove Post Office (historical), McGhee Post Office (historical), Mill Ford Post Office (historical), Mona Post Office (historical), Moshat Post Office (historical), New Goshen Post Office (historical), New Moon Post Office (historical), Noah Post Office (historical), Osceola Post Office (historical), Plano Post Office (historical), Pleasant Gap Post Office (historical), Pope Post Office (historical), Rand Post Office (historical), Rayna Post Office (historical), Red Land Post Office (historical), Ricks Post Office (historical), Ringgold Post Office (historical), Rock Run Post Office (historical), Rock Run Station Post Office (historical), Round Mountain Post Office (historical), Ryals Post Office (historical), Sandrock Post Office (historical), Slackland Post Office (historical), Spring Garden Post Office, Starkville Post Office (historical), Sterling Post Office (historical), Story Post Office (historical), Taff Post Office (historical), Tecumseh Post Office (historical), Uivanta Post Office (historical), Warners Post Office (historical), Waterhouse Post Office (historical), Weeda Post Office (historical), Wharton Post Office (historical)

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Arrington Lake Number 1, Arrington Lake Number 2, Arrington Lakes, Helms Lake, La Garde Lake, Lagarde Number 1 Lake, Lagarde Number 2 Lake, Lake Weisner, McGee Lake, Norton Lake, Terrapin Creek Lake Number 17, Terrapin Creek Lake Number 8, Weiss Lake, Woods Lake

  Ridges     show all on map

Back Valley Ridge, Bogan Mountain, Chinquapin Ridge, Coloma Mountain, Dirtseller Mountain, Indian Mountain, Poplar Ridge, Shinbone Ridge, Wolf Ridge

  Schools     show all on map

Alexis School, Baker School (historical), Cedar Bluff High School, Centre Elementary School, Centre Middle School, Cherokee County High School, Cherokee County Training School, Five Points School, Gaylesville High School, Hardin Junior High School, Hatcher High School, Livingston Junior High School, Mount Zion School (historical), Pleasant Gap School (historical), Rinehart Junior High School, Sand Rock High School, Spring Garden High School

  Springs     show all on map

Berry Spring, Bristow Spring, Congo Spring, Erwin Spring, Garvin Spring, Goss Spring, Harbour Spring, Hendon Spring, Log Hollow Spring, Mountain Spring, Sanford Spring, Standford Spring, Standford Springs, Taft Spring, Waterloo Spring

  Streams     show all on map

Alpine Creek, Ballplay Creek, Big Elm Branch, Big Nose Creek, Bob Hollow Branch, Bulse Branch, Cantrell Branch, Chattooga River, Cowan Creek, Culstigh Creek, Dry Branch, Dry Branch, Dry Slough, East Fork Little River, Esom Slough, Firestone Branch, Forney Branch, Frog Creek, Horsepen Branch, Hurricane Creek, Indian Branch, Johnnies Creek, Kanady Creek, Little Ballplay Creek, Little River, Locust Branch, Lumpkin Mill Creek, Mill Creek, Mill Creek, Mills Creek, Morrison Creek, Mud Creek, Mud Creek, Muddy Branch, Panther Creek, Sal Brown Branch, Sandy Creek, Spring Creek, Spring Creek, Strickland Branch, Sugar Creek, Terrapin Creek, Three Mile Creek, Vanns Branch, Wolf Branch, Wolf Creek, Yellow Creek

  Summits     show all on map

Baker Hill, Bluffton Mountain, Bogan Peak, Brown Mountain, Casey Hill, Craig Mountain, Davis Mountain, Doieg Hill, Flagpole Mountain, Flint Hill, Freeman Hill, Frog Mountain, Frost Mountain, Gobler Knob, Graveyard Hill, High Point, Indian Hill, McCauley Mountain, Roberts Mountain, Rock Quarry Mountain, Round Mountain, Stubbs Mountain, Suzanne Davis Mountain, Vineyard Mountain, Weisner Mountain, Wolfden Mountain, Woodward Mountain

  Towers     show all on map

Craig Mountain Lookout Tower, WAGC-AM (Centre), WEIS-AM (Centre)

  Valleys     show all on map

Back Valley, Batten Hollow, Broomtown Valley, Hawkins Hollow, Lanie Hollow, Little River Canyon, Pump Log Hollow, Shinbone Valley, Shinbone Valley,

Cherokee County, Alabama Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteCherokee County White population 24,28424,284  
BlackCherokee County Black population 1,1991,198
MixedCherokee County Mixed population 365364
American IndianCherokee County American Indian population 130130
AsianCherokee County Asian population 7878
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderCherokee County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
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