Businesses in Cherokee, North Carolina

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 24%
 Hotels & Travel: 14.7%
 Restaurants: 10.5%
 Medical: 7.8%
 Professional Services: 5.3%
 Food: 5.2%
 Other: 32.6%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts741.4 years4.03.1
Car repair541 years2.2
Gas stations1131 years4.14.9
Beauty salons55.02.2
Public administration2441.5 years4.610.6
Social work73.23.1
Art galleries64.52.7
Museums74.63.1
Atm's64.72.7
Banks74.73.1
Convenience stores821.8 years4.03.5
General contractors1727.7 years3.77.5
Campgrounds2733.4 years4.311.9
Holiday homes, cabins and resorts1029.7 years4.44.4
Hotels and motels3734.5 years4.216.4
Other accommodation4635.3 years4.220.4
Travel agencies1234.6 years4.65.3
Construction of buildings823.8 years4.73.5
Other membership organizations1049 years4.54.4
Child care and day care624.7 years4.72.7
Health and medical294.512.8
Physicians and surgeons124.05.3
Churches1847.8 years4.78.0
American restaurants1730.7 years4.27.5
Burger restaurants627.8 years4.22.7
Cafes54.72.2
Clothing stores1931.3 years4.48.4
Electronics stores94.54.0
Gifts, cards and party supplies5032.9 years4.422.1
Hobby shops64.62.7
Office supplies and stationery stores541.4 years2.2
Shopping other2429.2 years4.410.6
Public parks64.52.7
Area of Cherokee, North Carolina12.05 sq mi
Population2,260
Male Population1,088 (48.2%)
Female Population1,172 (51.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +98.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +21.1%
Median Age33.7
Male Median Age31.2
Female Median Age36
Area Codes828
NeighborhoodsCherokee
Local TimeSaturday 4:47 PM
TimezoneEastern Standard Time
Lat & Lng35.47427° / -83.31487°
Zip Codes28719

Cherokee, North Carolina - Map

Cherokee, North Carolina Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population1,1381,5021,8662,260
Population Density94.5 / mi²124.7 / mi²154.9 / mi²187.6 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Cherokee, North Carolina Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 21.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Cherokee, North Carolina+98.6%+50.5%+21.1%
North Carolina+99.6%+54.2%+27.7%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Cherokee, North Carolina Median Age

Median Age: 33.7 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Cherokee, North Carolina33.7 years36 years31.2 years
North Carolina37.5 years38.8 years36.1 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Cherokee, North Carolina Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 58782170
5-99470165
10-148091172
15-1910099199
20-248086166
25-298879167
30-346565130
35-397463137
40-446686153
45-497775152
50-545976135
55-595985144
60-646167129
65-695450104
70-74264774
75-7992636
80-848514
85 Plus21821
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Cherokee, North Carolina Population Density

Population Density: 187.6 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Cherokee, North Carolina2,26012.05 sq mi187.6 / mi²
North Carolina10.3 million53,819.4 sq mi191.9 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Cherokee, North Carolina Historical Population

Estimated Population from 1740 to 2015
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Business distribution by price for Cherokee, North Carolina

 Moderate: 49.4%
 Inexpensive: 36%
 Expensive: 11.2%
 Very Expensive: 3.4%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Cherokee, North Carolina CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Cherokee, North Carolina32,739 t14.5 t2,717 t/mi²
North Carolina168,507,440 t16.3 t3,130 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Cherokee, North Carolina CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)32,739 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita14.5 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneHigh (7)
FloodMedium (4)
EarthquakeMedium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4CZ353K.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
3/5/1912:56 PM3.3798.7 km17,070 m7km NE of Maynardville, Tennesseeusgs.gov
12/15/188:12 PM3.0171.4 km19,690 m5km ESE of Mascot, Tennesseeusgs.gov
4/29/183:32 PM3.191.5 km21,170 m10km WSW of Bean Station, Tennesseeusgs.gov
4/20/102:28 AM3.368.1 km2,240 m4km SW of Maryville, Tennesseeusgs.gov
8/31/097:07 AM3.380.7 km14,250 m8km SW of Louisville, Tennesseeusgs.gov
8/1/096:38 AM3.299.9 km5,400 m11km NE of McCaysville, Georgiausgs.gov
12/17/084:05 PM3.368.6 km9,540 m6km SSW of New Market, Tennesseeusgs.gov
12/18/0612:34 AM3.395 km17,690 m14km ESE of Englewood, Tennesseeusgs.gov
6/15/065:57 PM3.411 km1,370 m9km W of Maggie Valley, North Carolinausgs.gov
5/10/065:17 AM3.298.3 km24,690 m3km WNW of Madisonville, Tennesseeusgs.gov

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Cherokee, North Carolina

Cherokee (ᏣᎳᎩ in Cherokee language) /ˈtʃɛrəkˌiː/ is a census-designated place (CDP) in Swain and Jackson counties in western North Carolina, United States, within the Qualla Boundary land trust. It is located in the Oconaluftee River Valley around t..  ︎  Cherokee, North Carolina Wikipedia Page

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