Cherokee County

Cherokee county is in upper east Texas and Rusk is the county seat. Altitude range is 187-775 ft. Area cities and towns in Cherokee county are: Alto, Bullard, Cuney, Gallatin, Jacksonville, New Summerfield, Reklaw, Rusk, Shadybrook, Troup and Wells. In addition there are many unincorporated communities. Cherokee County has 8 school districts.

Alto TX

Alto is in the Upper East county of Cherokee. Zip code area is 75925.

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Bullard TX

Bullard is in the Upper East county of Cherokee. Zip code area is 75757. We had the pleasure of visiting a sweet little winery in Bullard called M6 Winery. They have a fantastic chocolate wine and tasting.

Jacksonville TX

Jacksonville is in the Upper East county of Cherokee. Zip code area is 75766.

Rusk TX

Rusk is in the Upper East county of Cherokee, and the county seat. Zip code area is 75785. Step back in time and take a relaxing train ride through the piney woods in Rusk on the Texas State Railroad. It is an enjoyable treat for kids and adults.

Shadybrook TX

Shadybrook, a Lake Palestine town is in the Upper East county of Cherokee. Zip code area is 75757.

Troup TX

Troup is in the Upper East county of Cherokee. Zip code area is 75789.

Cherokee county area lakes are:

Lake Jacksonville is located 3 miles southwest of Jacksonville in Cherokee county off US 79. The lake is 1,320 acres with a maximum depth of 62 feet. The reservoir controlling authority is Jacksonville Municipal Water Supply. You will find largemouth and spotted bass, crappie, and sunfish at Lake Jacksonville. You will find boat ramps, and tent/RV camping.

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Lake Palestine

Lake Palestine is a freshwater lake in Anderson, Cherokee, Henderson and Smith counties. It is located on the Neches River, 15 miles southwest of Tyler on Texas 155. The surface area is 25,560 acres, 18 miles long, with 135 miles of shoreline, and the maximum depth is 58 feet. The conservation pool elevation is 345 feet above mean sea level. Fluctuation is 2.2 feet. The reservoir controlling authority is Upper Neches River Authority. Click Here for more information about Lake Palestine.

Lake Striker

is in Cherokee County 20 miles east of Jacksonville. The lake is 1,863 acres and maximum depth is 35 feet. The water controlling authority is Angelina-Nacogdoches Co. Water Control and Improvement District No. 1.

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