Cherokee, KS has a population of 862 and is the 16,097th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,211 per sq mi which is 3351% higher than the Kansas average and 1236% higher than the national average. The median age in Cherokee is 36 which is approximately 1% lower than the Kansas average of 36. In Cherokee, 68% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 98% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 68% of Cherokee residents were born in Kansas, 32% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.