From a total population of 4,697, Cherokee has a median age of 46.5. The average age of males, in Cherokee, is 41.7 while the average age of females is 52.8. When you compare this to median age of Iowa, Cherokee is 8.5 years older.
The median income of individuals, in Cherokee, is $25,249 while the average household income is $44,014. When comparing the median income of people living in Cherokee to the rest of Iowa, the average income in Cherokee is $2,372 less.