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Time Zone: Pawnee County lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Larned is the Seat for Pawnee County.

Pawnee County was founded February 26, 1867.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Pawnee had a population of 6,206 people. This is a decrease of 14.2% since the last Census (which gave a population of 7,233 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Pawnee represented 0.27% of the total population of Kansas, making it the state's 55th most populous county (out of 105 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
20106,973-3.59%+12.36% since 2009
20096,206-14.2%-0.8% since 2008
20086,256-13.51%-2.27% since 2007
20007,233The Last Census

More information can be found on the Pawnee County Census Page for Pawnee County.


Below are some of the communities located in Pawnee County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Pawnee County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Larned   3,5404,23616.43% decrease  
Burdett   21825614.84% decrease  
Garfield   16919814.65% decrease  
Rozel   15618214.29% decrease  

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Footnotes ...

<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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