Pawnee County, Oklahoma Population 2020

Pawnee County, Oklahoma's estimated population is 16,268 with a growth rate of -0.37% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pawnee County, Oklahoma is the 44th largest county in Oklahoma.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202016,268-61-0.37%
201916,329-61-0.37%
201816,390-61-0.37%
201716,451-37-0.22%
201616,488400.24%
201516,448850.52%
201416,363-101-0.61%
201316,464120.07%
201216,452-285-1.70%
201116,7371390.84%
201016,5981,0236.57%
199015,5752651.73%
198015,3103,97235.03%
197011,3384544.17%
196010,884-2,732-20.06%
195013,616-3,779-21.72%
194017,395-2,487-12.51%
193019,8827563.95%
192019,1261,79410.35%
191017,3322201.29%
190017,1124,74638.38%
189012,3660.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.37%
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Founded
1893
County Seat

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,93978.76%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,98312.07%
Two or More Races1,2647.69%
Black or African American1550.94%
Asian680.41%
Some Other Race120.07%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander70.04%

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Population Pyramid 2020

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Median Age

41.9


Total

41.2


Male

42.4


Female

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Adults

There are 12,487 adults, (3,060 of whom are seniors) in Pawnee County, Oklahoma.

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Age Dependency

74.3

Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Sex Ratio

Female

8,212

49.99%

Male

8,216

50.01%

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Households and Families

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.8%15.2%
All75.9%24.1%
Non Family68.1%31.9%
Male67.5%32.5%
Female56.7%43.3%

75.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,2052.6175.9
Married3,4173.0984.8
Non Family1,6881.2168.1
Female7463.3656.7
Male3543.0967.5

3.04

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2892.57%
9th to 12th Grade1,0239.10%
High School Graduate4,91543.73%
Some College2,36121.01%
Associates Degree8477.54%
Bachelors Degree1,17710.47%
Graduate Degree6285.59%

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,0978,0301,534
Native American1,1291,012145
Multiple Races696595112
Hispanic26723716
Black8277
Asian43385
Other Race1212
Islander77

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.86%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,484$43,823$26,019
Less Than High School$20,844$26,571$16,310
High School Grad$32,208$40,625$22,065
Some College$33,849$50,393$24,143
Bachelors Degree$42,708$60,592$36,806
Graduate Degree$63,125$79,722$53,125

$35,484

Average Earnings

$43,823

Average Male

$26,019

Average Female

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Language

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Language by Age

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Language

98.16% of Pawnee County, Oklahoma residents speak only English, while 1.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 0.78% of the population.

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Poverty

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,4851,79414.37%
Native1,93941621.45%
Multiple1,23122218.03%
Hispanic4888818.03%
Black1242620.97%

15.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.15%

Male Poverty Rate

16.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pawnee County, Oklahoma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pawnee County, Oklahoma is Native, with 21.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pawnee County, Oklahoma is White, with 14.37% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.60%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.29%
High School12.97%
Some College11.73%
Bachelors or Greater3.67%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.73%
Male Unemployed23.35%
Female Employed9.18%
Male Employed7.00%

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Income

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,413$60,959
Families$54,811$70,747
Married Families$66,840-
Non Families$24,613$31,516

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.9%

Male Marriage Rate

53.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Married by Age and Sex

Pawnee County, Oklahoma 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.

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Marital Status by Race

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Veterans

1,243

Number of Veterans

1,141

Male Veterans

102

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam554
First Gulf War178
Korea99
Second Gulf War74
World War II25
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74413
75+349
35 to 54247
55 to 64176
18 to 3458
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,10410.90%
Indian805.95%
2 or More394.68%
Black1312.15%
Asian716.28%

$Pawnee County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

7.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pawnee County, Oklahoma Employment Status

53.3%

Labor Force Participation

50.9%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Pawnee County, Oklahoma 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

75.77%

Born in Oklahoma

99.09%

Native Born

0.91%

Foreign Born

0.41%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.09% of Pawnee County, Oklahoma residents were born in the United States, with 75.77% having been born in Oklahoma. 0.41% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

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