About Cherokee County
Cherokee County has been a sought after place to raise a family for over two decades. With easy access to interstates, one at each side of the county, it makes the drive into Atlanta easier for work, sporting events, concerts, and other activities. A half hour drive to the east, and you can visit additional restaurants, malls, another concert venue and much more in Alpharetta and Roswell.
In 2003 the population of Cherokee County was approximately 159,295. Since 1980, the population has more than tripled in size. Woodstock, GA, located in the southern section of the county and Canton, GA, a little further north, are the two largest cities in Cherokee County.