Pawhuska, Oklahoma Population 2022

2,864
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Pawhuska is a city located in Osage County Oklahoma. Pawhuska has a 2020 population of 2,864. It is also the county seat of Osage County. Pawhuska is currently declining at a rate of -2.05% annually and its population has decreased by -4.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,984 in 2010.

The average household income in Pawhuska is $45,422 with a poverty rate of 19.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $646 per month, and the median house value is $62,400. The median age in Pawhuska is 39.5 years, 32.6 years for males, and 44.9 years for females.

Pawhuska Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Pawhuskawas:

  • White: 58.42%
  • Native American: 30.93%
  • Two or more races: 7.70%
  • Black or African American: 2.52%
  • Other race: 0.23%
  • Asian: 0.20%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Pawhuska, Oklahoma is 2,864 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,984.

Pawhuska, Oklahoma Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,01958.42%
Black or African American872.52%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,06930.93%
Asian70.20%
Some Other Race80.23%
Two or More Races2667.70%
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Pawhuska Population by Race

Pawhuska Population Pyramid 2022

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Pawhuska Median Age

39.8


Total

34.2


Male

46.2


Female

Pawhuska Adults

There are 2,719 adults, (556 of whom are seniors) in Pawhuska.

Pawhuska Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Pawhuska Sex Ratio

Female

1,772

51.27%

Male

1,684

48.73%

Pawhuska Population by Age

Pawhuska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pawhuska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.7%24.3%
Female69.9%30.1%
All66.8%33.2%
Male57.7%42.3%
Non Family52.1%47.9%

66.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pawhuska Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2972.5166.8
Married6293.2775.7
Male265.3157.7
Female2292.869.9
Non Family4131.0352.1

3.1

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

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Pawhuska Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1435.82%
9th to 12th Grade28711.67%
High School Graduate84134.20%
Some College54021.96%
Associates Degree32513.22%
Bachelors Degree2128.62%
Graduate Degree1114.51%
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Pawhuska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pawhuska Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic464026
Black837843
Native American581504113
White1,5711,316167
2+ Races209129
Other Race82
Asian7

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 93.98%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 56.52%.

Pawhuska Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,433$31,005$22,413
Less Than 9th Grade$16,509$30,272$
High School Graduate$29,609$28,750$30,000
Some College$25,722$29,091$19,464
Bachelors Degree$42,760$$36,691
Graduate Degree$46,635$68,594$42,026

$27,433

Average Earnings

$31,005

Average Male

$22,413

Average Female

Pawhuska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pawhuska Language by Age

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Pawhuska Language

98.34% of Pawhuska residents speak only English, while 1.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.73% of the population.

Pawhuska Language

Pawhuska Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian77100.00%
Black575596.49%
Multiple2328235.34%
Hispanic1122825.00%
White1,90334017.87%
Native1,03716315.72%
Other2NaN%

19.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.81%

Male Poverty Rate

19.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pawhuska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pawhuska is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pawhuska is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.00%.

Pawhuska Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade34.94%
High School16.51%
Some College4.69%
Bachelors or Greater29.34%

Pawhuska Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.33%
Male Unemployed56.86%
Female Employed9.39%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Pawhuska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pawhuska Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,140$46,175
Families$41,429$50,691
Married Families$53,079-
Non Families$20,721$32,927
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Income by Household Type

Pawhuska Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.8%

Male Marriage Rate

45.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Pawhuska Married by Age and Sex

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Pawhuska Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Pawhuska Marital Status by Race

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Pawhuska Marital Status

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238

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War48
First Gulf War58
Vietnam96
Korea35
World War II

Pawhuska Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3418
35 to 5458
55 to 6443
65 to 7464
75+55

Pawhuska Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1699.58%
Black4351.81%
Native American264.17%
Hispanic1226.09%

Pawhuska Veterans by Race

Pawhuska Veterans by Education

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18.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

60.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pawhuska Veterans by Education

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59.4%

Labor Force Participation

53.6%

Employment Rate

9.8%

Unemployment Rate

Pawhuska Employment by Age

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Pawhuska Employment by Race

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Pawhuska Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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64.38%

Born in Pawhuska

99.62%

Native Born

0.38%

Foreign Born

0.17%

Non Citizen

0.20%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.62% of Pawhuska residents were born in the United States, with 64.38% having been born in Oklahoma. 0.17% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Pawhuska Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19102,7760.00%
19206,4143,6388.74%
19305,931-483-0.78%
19405,443-488-0.85%
19505,331-112-0.21%
19605,414830.15%
19704,238-1,176-2.42%
19804,7715331.19%
19903,825-946-2.19%
20003,629-196-0.52%
20103,584-45-0.12%
20113,524-60-1.67%
20123,464-60-1.70%
20133,404-60-1.73%
20143,344-60-1.76%
20153,284-60-1.79%
20163,224-60-1.83%
20173,164-60-1.86%
20183,104-60-1.90%
20193,044-60-1.93%
20202,984-60-1.97%
20212,924-60-2.01%
20222,864-60-2.05%

Pawhuska Population by Year