Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma

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Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma
Pottawatomie county oklahoma courthouse.jpg
Pottawatomie County Courthouse in Shawnee
Location within Oklahoma
Location within Oklahoma
Map of the United States highlighting Oklahoma
Oklahoma's location within the U.S.
Founded1891
Named forPotawatomi people
SeatShawnee
Largest cityShawnee
Area
 • Total793 sq mi (2,054 km2)
 • Land788 sq mi (2,041 km2)
 • Water5.7 sq mi (15 km2), 0.7%
Population (est.)
 • (2015)71,875
 • Density88/sq mi (34/km2)
Congressional district5th
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5

Pottawatomie County is a county in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. 65,521 people lived there at the 2000 census. Its county seat is Shawnee.