Cherokee, Iowa

city in Iowa

Cherokee is a city in Iowa in the United States.

Cherokee, Iowa
Motto(s): 
"Citizens With a Passion for Community and a Community with Passion for its Citizens!"[1]
Location of Cherokee, Iowa
Location of Cherokee, Iowa
Coordinates: 42°45′N 95°33′W / 42.750°N 95.550°W / 42.750; -95.550Coordinates: 42°45′N 95°33′W / 42.750°N 95.550°W / 42.750; -95.550
Country United States
State Iowa
CountyCherokee
Government
K
 • TypeMayor-council
 • MayorCraig Schmidt
Area
 • Total6.79 sq mi (17.59 km2)
 • Land6.77 sq mi (17.53 km2)
 • Water0.02 sq mi (0.06 km2)
Elevation
1,194 ft (364 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total5,253
 • Estimate 
(2019)
4,869
 • Density719.52/sq mi (277.82/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
51012
Area code(s)712
FIPS code19-13080
GNIS feature ID0455370
WebsiteCity of Cherokee

ReferencesEdit

  1. "City of Cherokee, Iowa". City of Cherokee, Iowa. Retrieved September 2, 2012.
  2. "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 17, 2020.