Some of the cities, towns, and places in Cherokee County are Andrews, Culberson, Hanging Dog, Marble, Murphy, Owl Creek, Ranger, Topton, Unaka, Violet
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.