Cherokee, AL has a population of 853 and is the 16,151st largest city in the United States. The population density is 385 per sq mi which is 318% higher than the Alabama average and 325% higher than the national average. The median age in Cherokee is 45 which is approximately 16% higher than the Alabama average of 39. In Cherokee, 62% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 98% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 72% of Cherokee residents were born in Alabama, 28% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.