Pawhuska, Oklahoma Population 2021

3,345
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Pawhuska is a city located in Osage County Oklahoma. It is also the county seat of Osage County. With a 2020 population of 3,345, it is the 96th largest city in Oklahoma and the 5897th largest city in the United States . Pawhuska is currently declining at a rate of -1.04% annually and its population has decreased by -6.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,584 in 2010. Pawhuska reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 4 miles, Pawhuska has a population density of 921 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pawhuska is $45,422 with a poverty rate of 20.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $632 per month, and the median house value is $69,600. 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: 54.18%
  • Native American: 31.20%
  • Two or more races: 8.53%
  • Other race: 3.53%
  • Black or African American: 2.33%
  • Asian: 0.23%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Pawhuska, Oklahoma is 3,345 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,415.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,584.

Pawhuska, Oklahoma Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,88654.18%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,08631.20%
Two or More Races2978.53%
Some Other Race1233.53%
Black or African American812.33%
Asian80.23%
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Pawhuska Population by Race

Pawhuska Population Pyramid $2021

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Pawhuska Median Age

39.5


Total

32.6


Male

44.9


Female

Pawhuska Adults

There are 2,711 adults, (533 of whom are seniors) in Pawhuska.

Pawhuska Age Dependency

59.8

Age Dependency Ratio

24.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Pawhuska Sex Ratio

Female

1,841

52.89%

Male

1,640

47.11%

Pawhuska Population by Age

Pawhuska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pawhuska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family46.4%53.6%
All63.9%36.1%
Female67.2%32.8%
Married76.2%23.8%
Male100%0%

63.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pawhuska Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3862.3763.9
Married6093.2276.2
Non Family5021.0446.4
Female2622.9167.2
Male133.15100

3.04

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

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Pawhuska Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1235.01%
9th to 12th Grade1998.11%
High School Graduate89336.40%
Some College58223.73%
Associates Degree29311.94%
Bachelors Degree2219.01%
Graduate Degree1425.79%
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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
White1,5041,318186
Native American605539117
2+ Races211160
Hispanic817542
Black736833
Other Race524627
Asian8

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 93.15%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 51.92%.

Pawhuska Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,834$31,643$29,066
Less Than 9th Grade$16,618$30,214$
High School Graduate$29,800$32,847$29,639
Some College$26,610$32,593$23,846
Bachelors Degree$37,470$$36,964
Graduate Degree$41,983$68,214$41,293

$29,834

Average Earnings

$31,643

Average Male

$29,066

Average Female

Pawhuska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pawhuska Language by Age

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Pawhuska Language

96.41% of Pawhuska residents speak only English, while 3.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.37% of the population.

Pawhuska Language

Pawhuska Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,78635719.99%
Native1,06016015.09%
Multiple2819333.10%
Black474595.74%
Hispanic193178.81%
Asian88100.00%
Other12321.63%

20.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.11%

Male Poverty Rate

19.96%

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 1.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.58%.

Pawhuska Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.52%
High School18.77%
Bachelors or Greater18.18%
Some College8.89%

Pawhuska Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed55.36%
Female Employed7.87%
Male Employed7.57%

Pawhuska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pawhuska Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$39,091$45,422
Families$45,625$51,599
Married Families$50,964-
Non Families$21,023$30,799
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Income by Household Type

Pawhuska Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.4%

Male Marriage Rate

39.9%

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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252

Number of Veterans

217

Male Veterans

35

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam94
Second Gulf War84
First Gulf War72
Korea28
World War II

Pawhuska Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5472
75+54
65 to 7454
55 to 6437
18 to 3435

Pawhuska Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1559.33%
Native American477.29%
Black3345.21%
Hispanic3126.72%
Other Race1719.54%

Pawhuska Veterans by Race

Pawhuska Veterans by Education

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13.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pawhuska Veterans by Education

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59.5%

Labor Force Participation

54.9%

Employment Rate

7.7%

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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61.85%

Born in Pawhuska

99.60%

Native Born

0.40%

Foreign Born

0.17%

Non Citizen

0.23%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.60% of Pawhuska residents were born in the United States, with 61.85% 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: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,345-35-1.04%
20203,380-35-1.02%
20193,415-35-1.01%
20183,450-47-1.34%
20173,497-27-0.77%
20163,524-21-0.59%
20153,545-37-1.03%
20143,582-19-0.53%
20133,601-32-0.88%
20123,633-52-1.41%
20113,685-1-0.03%
20103,686570.16%
20003,629-196-0.52%
19903,825-946-2.19%
19804,7715331.19%
19704,238-1,176-2.42%
19605,414830.15%
19505,331-112-0.21%
19405,443-488-0.85%
19305,931-483-0.78%
19206,4143,6388.74%
19102,7760.00%

Pawhuska Population by Year