The Lake Cherokee Census Designated Place had a population of 2,981 as of July 1, 2017. Lake Cherokee CDP ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Texas. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Lake Cherokee CDP is located at latitude 32.3602 and longitude -94.6501 in Rusk County. The formal boundaries for the Lake Cherokee Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 12.29 sq. miles and a water area of 4.23 sq. miles.
While the primary coordinates for Lake Cherokee Census Designated Place are located in Rusk County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Gregg County.
The Lake Cherokee Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2586944) has a U2 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place without an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Texas is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Lake Cherokee Census Designated Place is located within Tatum Division of Rusk County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lake Cherokee CDP population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Population in Households||2,979|
|Population in Familes||2,593|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||2|
|Average Household Size||2.35|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,801 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,119 (62.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||149 ( 8.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||533 (29.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$131,210|
|Average Home Value||$204,308|
|Median Household Income||$56,993|
|Average Household Income||$100,281|
|Per Capita Income||$41,635|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||4.36%|
|Per Capita Income||3.15%|
The table below compares Lake Cherokee CDP to the other 1,749 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 568||68th|
|Population Density1||# 1450||17th|
|Diversity Index2||# 794||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 476||73rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 137||92nd|
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