Cherokee County

Cherokee County

Last updated July 2020

21,347 Total Voters

Republican 46.71% Democrat 19.87% Libertarian 0.59% Unaffiliated 32.83%
White 95.42% Black 1.01% Other 3.57%

Cherokee County is the westernmost county in the U.S. state of North Carolina. It borders Tennessee to its west and Georgia to its south. As of the 2010 census, the population was 27,444. The county seat is Murphy, population 1,627 (2010), elevation 1604 ft.

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Unemployment 11.7%

Voter Registration Thousands

In the General Assembly

  • State House
  • Roger West (NC-120)
  • State Senate
  • Jim Davis (NC-50)

Election Results