Cherokee County is a county in Kansas. It covers 591 square miles (378,253 acres), which represents less than one percent of the state total. Of the 105 counties in Kansas, Cherokee County ranks 28th in terms of the size of its population (20,533, according to 2015 Census estimates). Manufacturing and related services provide the main economic inputs to Cherokee County. Recent data from Lands of America calculates the average value of ranches, land, farms and other recreational acreage for sale in Cherokee County at $1,098 per acre. The average list price of property and land for sale was $315,633 (the most expensive listing being for $702,000) and the median size of land and real estate for sale in Cherokee County was 160 acres. Land for sale in Cherokee County totaled 862 acres and $946,900 in overall land value, with the city of Columbus featuring the most land for sale in the county. Farmland was the most common type of land for sale in Cherokee County.