In 2018, Cherokee County, SC had a population of 56.7k people with a median age of 38.7 and a median household income of $35,836. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Cherokee County, SC grew from 56,549 to 56,711, a 0.286% increase and its median household income grew from $35,286 to $35,836, a 1.56% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Cherokee County, SC are White (Non-Hispanic) (72.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (20%), White (Hispanic) (2.36%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.1%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.47%). NaNk% of the people in Cherokee County, SC speak a non-English language, and 98.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Cherokee County, SC are Limestone College (679 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Cherokee County, SC is $95,300, and the homeownership rate is 69.1%. Most people in Cherokee County, SC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Cherokee County, SC is 2 cars per household.