Cherokee County, Oklahoma

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Cherokee County, Oklahoma
Map
Map of Oklahoma highlighting Cherokee County
Location in the state of Oklahoma
Map of the USA highlighting Oklahoma
Oklahoma's location in the U.S.
Statistics
Founded information needed
Seat Tahlequah
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

776 sq mi (2,010 km²)
751 sq mi (1,945 km²)
25 sq mi (65 km²), 3.27%
Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

42,521
57/sq mi (22/km²)

Cherokee County is a county in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. As of 2000, the population was 42,521. Its capital city is Tahlequah.

Bordering counties[change | edit source]

Cities and towns[change | edit source]

NRHP sites[change | edit source]

The following sites in Cherokee County are listed on the National Register of Historic Places:

  • Cherokee Female Seminary, Tahlequah
  • Cherokee National Capitol, Tahlequah
  • Cherokee National Jail, Tahlequah
  • Cherokee Supreme Court Building, Tahlequah
  • First Cherokee Female Seminary Site, Tahlequah
  • French-Parks House, Tahlequah
  • Illinois Campground, Tahlequah
  • Indian University of Tahlequah, Tahlequah
  • Dr. Irwin D. Loeser Log Cabin, Tahlequah
  • Murrell Home, Park Hill
  • Ross Cemetery, Park Hill
  • Tahlequah Armory, Tahlequah
  • Tahlequah Carnegie Library, Tahlequah
  • Joseph M. Thompson House, Tahlequah