The county of Cherokee is located in Iowa and was founded in 1851. There are 12,072 residents in Cherokee who have access to courthouses in Cherokee. In general, each county has a full set of courts, from traffic court to superior and appellate court; supreme courts are usually located in the state capital. Iowa is part of the 8th federal circuit court as well.
There are 5,253 residents in Cherokee, which is 6.5 square miles and 1,194ft above sea level.