Cherokee Village SID

Cherokee Village’s recreational amenities are owned and operated by the Suburban Improvement District including lakes, golf courses, RV park/campground, parks and recreation centers. These amenities are for the benefit and use of Property Owners and their guests which also includes any guest renting a place to stay in Cherokee Village.  Learn more about SID

City of Cherokee Village

The community of Cherokee Village was incorporated as a city in 1998.  The city has an elected mayor, clerk and city council that oversees city services and departments including police, fire protection, streets, animal control, code enforcement and planning & zoning.  Learn more about the City

Our Town Grant

The City of Cherokee Village was awarded an Our Town Grant by the National Endowment for the Arts in 2020. The Grant is meant to create a bridge linking us to the past to learn the history of this land and how we arrived at the modern-day community of Cherokee Village. It is meant to encourage the community to contemplate its role in celebrating, protecting and nurturing this place we love and call home. And it is meant to inspire us to envision what our community can be for future generations to come.  Learn more about the Our Town Grant [link to website]


Cherokee Village – a great place to visit…An even better Relocation Destination!

Cherokee Village has been attracting new residents for more than 60 years. Our beautiful location, wonderful amenities and mild weather has attracted new residents from all across the United States and from around the world. Cherokee Village is a fusion of recreation and retirement community with a strong emphasis on recreation!

Our community covers more than 13,000 acres with a little under 5,000 permanent residents nestled into the gently rolling Ozark foothills. Our seven lakes range from small and intimate to large enough for boating and skiing and all of them offer great fishing. Our two beautiful golf courses challenge the most avid golfer.

Features & Amenities

You’ll find a variety of community amenities including three recreational centers; parks, picnic areas, walking and hiking trails, six swimming pools, shuffle board, miniature golf, horseshoes, lakeside beach, fitness center, tennis courts, playgrounds, RV Park and campground and much more. Cherokee Village also has the important services including the White River Medical Complex offering the finest in healthcare and the Ash Flat Regional Airport supporting private aviation with its 5010 foot runway.

Our People Make the Difference

Our location, geography and amenities are all important but its the people of our village that make it such a unique place to live. Our residents come from all across the United States and quite a few different countries. This eclectic mix of personalities and backgrounds make us unlike any other community in Arkansas. Cherokee Village is a retirement-relocation community with a lively group of creative and diverse individuals. Why not come visit and see for yourself!

Sharp County Regional Airport

Sharp County Regional Airport is a public-use airport in Sharp County, Arkansas, United States. It is located three nautical miles (4 mi, 6 km) northeast of the central business district of Ash Flat, Arkansas. The airport is owned by the Sharp County Regional Airport Authority at 20 Airport Ln Cherokee Village, AR 72529.

870-257-2289. Learn more about the airport.


Cherokee Village

  • C.V. United Methodist
  • C.V. Community of Christ
  • First Baptist of C.V.
  • Peace Lutheran
  • St. Michael’s Catholic

Hardy & Highland

  • Abundant Life F.M. 
  • Christian Science Reading
  • Community Christian 
  • First Assembly of God
  • First Baptist Church 
  • First Landmark Baptist 
  • Foothills Baptist Church 
  • Friendship Baptist
  • Hardy United Methodist
  • Highland Hills Baptist 
  • Ministerial Alliance 
  • Spring Lake Baptist
  • Spring River Baptist 
  • Spring River Presbyterian 

Ash Flat

  • Ash Flat Church of Christ  
  • Ash Flat First Baptist 
  • Ash Flat United Methodist 
  • J.C. of Latter-day Saints
  • Light in the Wilderness