Cherokee Village is located within the areas of Sharp and Fulton Counties. This city has a total area of about 53.9 sq. kms. In 1955, the development of the Chirokee village had a profound impact on Arkansas. Older Americans who flocked to Chirokee village transformed the state into one of the most popular retirement destinations with the development of the retirement community industry in United States. Chirokee Village Development Company added two golf courses, seven lakes, three recreation centres, a water system for its residents and 350 miles of roads.