Shawnee, Oklahoma Population 2019

Shawnee, Oklahoma's estimated population is 31,434 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Shawnee, Oklahoma is the 14th largest city in Oklahoma based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 712.22 people/mi² (274.99 people/km²).

The overall median age is 34.9 years, 33.5 years for males, and 36 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.9 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.46 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Shawnee, Oklahoma is $38,471, while the mean household income is $53,320.

Shawnee Ok Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Shawnee Ok was:

  • White: 74.08%
  • Native American: 14.50%
  • Two or more races: 5.43%
  • Black or African American: 4.32%
  • Other race: 0.85%
  • Asian: 0.76%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.07%

How Many People Live in Shawnee, Oklahoma?

31,434
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201831,4341960.63%
201731,238860.28%
201631,1522040.66%
201530,948-46-0.15%
201430,9942860.93%
201330,7082230.73%
201230,4853671.22%
201130,1181850.62%
201029,9331,2410.42%
200028,6922,6750.98%
199026,017-489-0.19%
198026,5061,4310.56%
197025,0757490.30%
196024,3261,3780.58%
195022,9488950.40%
194022,053-1,230-0.54%
193023,2837,9354.26%
192015,3482,8742.10%
191012,4749,01213.68%
19003,4620.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White22,945
American Indian and Alaska Native4,490
Two or More Races1,683
Black or African American1,337
Some Other Race262
Asian236
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander21

Shawnee Ok Population Pyramid 2019

Shawnee Ok Median Age

34.9


Total

33.5


Male

36


Female

Shawnee Ok Adults

There are 23,782 adults, (4,639 of whom are seniors) in Shawnee Ok.

Shawnee Ok Age Dependency

61.8

Age Dependency Ratio

24.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Shawnee Ok Sex Ratio

Female

16,312

52.66%

Male

14,662

47.34%

Shawnee Ok Households and Families

Shawnee Ok Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Shawnee Ok Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.4%29.6%
All56.2%43.8%
Male47.9%52.1%
Non Family47%53%
Female44.6%55.4%

56.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,9082.4656.2
Married4,8423.2170.4
Non Family4,6091.1747
Female1,9083.3944.6
Male5493.4147.9

3.15

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Shawnee Ok Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8334.20%
9th to 12th Grade1,9789.98%
High School Graduate6,60733.35%
Some College4,91524.81%
Associates Degree1,4427.28%
Bachelors Degree2,69313.59%
Graduate Degree1,3426.77%

Shawnee Ok Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,07913,2323,439
Native American2,5562,021267
Hispanic784548110
Multiple Races735647127
Black60551952
Asian16512648
Other Race1338925

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 88.03%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 29.09%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,649$33,190$23,433
Less Than High School$17,769$21,330$11,954
High School Grad$22,605$29,242$18,463
Some College$26,488$33,080$22,825
Bachelors Degree$39,474$54,054$33,889
Graduate Degree$53,549$65,347$49,500

$28,649

Average Earnings

$33,190

Average Male

$23,433

Average Female

Shawnee Ok Language

Shawnee Ok Language by Age

Shawnee Ok Language

94.74% of Shawnee Ok residents speak only English, while 5.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.65% of the population.

Shawnee Ok Poverty

Shawnee Ok Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,4493,61217.66%
Native4,3921,25728.62%
Black1,27158546.03%
Hispanic1,78451028.59%
Multiple1,49834923.30%
Other2169845.37%
Asian234135.56%

21.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.39%

Male Poverty Rate

22.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Shawnee Ok

The race most likely to be in poverty in Shawnee Ok is Black, with 46.03% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Shawnee Ok is Asian, with 5.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.89%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.43%
High School18.58%
Some College15.88%
Bachelors or Greater4.95%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed49.61%
Male Unemployed38.72%
Female Employed12.13%
Male Employed10.00%

Shawnee Ok Income

Shawnee Ok Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,471$53,320
Families$48,510$64,387
Married Families$62,288$78,510
Non Families$25,036$33,137

Shawnee Ok Marital Status

Shawnee Ok Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.8%

Male Marriage Rate

38.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Shawnee Ok Married by Age and Sex

Shawnee Ok Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Shawnee Ok Marital Status by Race

Shawnee Ok Veterans

2,216

Number of Veterans

2,051

Male Veterans

165

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam743
Second Gulf War450
First Gulf War410
Korea226
World War II118

Shawnee Ok Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,87110.24%
Indian2247.13%
2 or More747.14%
Hispanic504.27%
Black424.50%
Other52.65%

Shawnee Ok Veterans by Education

9.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Shawnee Ok Employment Status

58.8%

Labor Force Participation

54.4%

Employment Rate

7.4%

Unemployment Rate

Shawnee Ok Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

68.61%

Born in Oklahoma

97.63%

Native Born

2.37%

Foreign Born

1.49%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.63% of Shawnee Ok residents were born in the United States, with 68.61% having been born in Oklahoma. 1.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.