Pawnee County, Oklahoma

county in Oklahoma, United States

Pawnee County is a county in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. As of 2000, 16,612 people lived there. Its county seat is Pawnee.

Pawnee County
Pawnee County Courthouse, 2014
Pawnee County Courthouse, 2014
Map of Oklahoma highlighting Pawnee County
Location within the U.S. state of Oklahoma
Map of the United States highlighting Oklahoma
Oklahoma's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 36°19′N 96°42′W / 36.31°N 96.7°W / 36.31; -96.7
Country United States
State Oklahoma
Founded1893
Named forPawnee Tribe
SeatPawnee
Largest cityCleveland
Area
 • Total595 sq mi (1,540 km2)
 • Land568 sq mi (1,470 km2)
 • Water27 sq mi (70 km2)  4.5%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2013)
16,513
 • Density29/sq mi (11/km2)
Websitewww.cityofpawnee.com/county-of-pawnee

GeographyEdit

The county has a total area of 595 square miles.