Pottawatomie County , Kansas

Pottawatomie County: County in Kansas, United States

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Location of Pottawatomie County on Kansas map.

About

Pottawatomie County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 21,604 and a population density of 10 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 24,383 inhabitants. Its county seat is Westmoreland. The county was created 164 years ago in 1857.

Geography

Pottawatomie County is located at 39°22'44"N 96°20'33"W (39.3790100, -96.3424400). It has 6 neighbors: Jackson County, Marshall County, Nemaha County, Riley County, Shawnee County and Wabaunsee County.

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The largest city of Pottawatomie County is Wamego with a population of 5,739. Other cities include, Saint Marys population 3,775, Saint George population 998, Westmoreland population 742 and Onaga population 682. See all Pottawatomie County cities & populated places.

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Pottawatomie County Quick Facts

Population : 24,383 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Kansas (United States)
Different from : Pottawattamie County, Pottawatomie County
Twitter username : ptcountyks
Area : 2233 km2
Water as percent of area : 2.4%
Land as percent of area : 97.6%
Named for : Potawatomi
Capital : Westmoreland
Establishment : February 02, 1857
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 11:00:03 (15th June 2021)
Density : 11 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 11.4% (2010-2019)

Pottawatomie County has 6 neighbours.

  • Westmoreland

Demographics

The population of Pottawatomie County increased by 11.4% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 21,604 - census
2011 22,028 1.92% estimation process
2012 22,331 1.36% estimation process
2013 22,574 1.08% estimation process
2014 22,740 0.73% estimation process
2015 23,123 1.66% estimation process
2016 23,605 2.04% estimation process
2017 23,916 1.3% estimation process
2018 24,209 1.21% estimation process
2019 24,383 0.71% estimation process

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People born in Pottawatomie County (1)

American humor columnist and newspaper reporter Larry Thompson was born in Pottawatomie County

Other places with the same name (1)

Pottawatomie County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Pottawatomie County.

City Name Population Title
Wamego 5,739 City in Pottawatomie County, Kansas, United States of America
Saint Marys 3,775 City in Pottawatomie and Wabaunsee couties in Kansas, United States
Saint George 998 City in Kansas, United States
Westmoreland 742 City in Pottawatomie County, Kansas, United States
Onaga 682 Human settlement in Pottawatomie County, Kansas, United States of America
Louisville 225 City in Pottawatomie County, Kansas, United States
Olsburg 218 Human settlement in Pottawatomie County, Kansas, United States of America
Belvue 200 Township in Pottawatomie County, Kansas
Emmett 186 Human settlement in Pottawatomie County, Kansas, United States of America
Havensville 155 Human settlement in Pottawatomie County, Kansas, United States of America
Wheaton 113 City in Pottawatomie County, Kansas
Saint Clere 87 Human settlement in Pottawatomie County, Kansas, United States of America
Blaine 45 Human settlement in United States of America

Kansas Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Kansas 2,913,314 State of the United States of America
Johnson County 602,401 County in Wyoming, United States
Sedgwick County 516,042 County in Kansas, United States
Wichita 389,938 County seat of Sedgwick County, Kansas, United States
Overland Park 195,494 City in the U.
Shawnee County 176,875 County in Kansas, United States
Wyandotte County 165,429 County in Kansas, United States
Kansas City 152,960 County seat of Wyandotte County, Kansas, United States
Douglas County 122,259 County in Kansas, United States
Leavenworth County 81,758 County in Kansas, United States
Riley County 74,232 County in Kansas, United States
Butler County 66,911 County in Kansas, United States of America
Shawnee 65,807 City in Oklahoma, United States
Reno County 61,998 County in Kansas, United States
Lenexa 55,625 City in Kansas, United States
Saline County 54,224 County in Kansas, United States

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