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Cherokee, Iowa

Welcome to Cherokee… Located in the beautiful Little Sioux River Valley in Northwest Iowa. Cherokee offers a rich blend of cultural activities and recreational opportunities. Our healthcare facilities and educational institutions are second to none. 

Cherokee is county seat of Cherokee County, located at the junction of U.S. Hwy. 59 and State Hwy. 3, about 60 miles northeast of Sioux City and 60 miles southwest of the Iowa Great Lakes region.

Cherokee is home to a wide variety of businesses and industry and boast a beautiful downtown area with retail shops and services.

The Little Sioux River winds through town, providing an excellent recreational source for fishing and canoeing, as well as a backdrop to a beautiful park and trails system.

Living in Cherokee offers the security and peace of a rural community.  Home in new sub-divisions and traditional neighborhoods are available in a variety of price levels. Cherokee also offers numerous choices for senior housing.

Whether you are looking for something entertaining to do this weekend, or a new community to call home, a good place to shop, or a place to open a new business, Cherokee is your place to be. We invite you to spend some time with us and experience all that Cherokee has to offer.