Pawnee County, Oklahoma

related topics
{household, population, female}
{county, mile, population}
{mi², represent, 1st}
{town, population, incorporate}

Pawnee County is a county located in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. As of 2000, the population was 16,612. Its county seat is Pawnee[1].



According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,541 km² (595 mi²). 1,475 km² (569 mi²) of it is land and 66 km² (25 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 4.27% water.

Adjacent counties


As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 16,612 people, 6,383 households, and 4,748 families residing in the county. The population density was 11/km² (29/mi²). There were 7,464 housing units at an average density of 5/km² (13/mi²). The racial makeup of the county was 82.27% White, 0.69% Black or African American, 12.13% Native American, 0.20% Asian, 0.05% Pacific Islander, 0.24% from other races, and 4.42% from two or more races. 1.16% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 6,383 households out of which 32.60% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.60% were married couples living together, 9.00% had a female householder with no husband present, and 25.60% were non-families. 22.80% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.00% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.58 and the average family size was 3.02.

In the county, the population was spread out with 26.50% under the age of 18, 7.30% from 18 to 24, 26.20% from 25 to 44, 25.20% from 45 to 64, and 14.80% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 97.40 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.40 males.

Full article ▸

related documents
Mitchell County, Georgia
Oglethorpe County, Georgia
Schleicher County, Texas
Monroe County, Georgia
Mason County, Texas
Drew County, Arkansas
Garden City, Alabama
Ray County, Missouri
Foster County, North Dakota
St. Francis County, Arkansas
Morgan County, Georgia
Pittsburg County, Oklahoma
Tift County, Georgia
Golden Valley County, Montana
Cheyenne County, Colorado
Irion County, Texas
Escambia County, Alabama
Mason County, Washington
Grant County, Minnesota
McDuffie County, Georgia
Gonzales County, Texas
McHenry County, North Dakota
Nowata County, Oklahoma
Scott County, Missouri
Gunnison County, Colorado
Murray County, Oklahoma
Tillman County, Oklahoma
Stephens County, Oklahoma
Covington County, Alabama
Humphreys County, Tennessee