Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma

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Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma
Pottawatomie county oklahoma courthouse.jpg
Pottawatomie County Courthouse in Shawnee
Map of Oklahoma highlighting Pottawatomie County
Location in the U.S. state of Oklahoma
Map of the United States highlighting Oklahoma
Oklahoma's location in the U.S.
Founded 1891
Named for Potawatomi people
Seat Shawnee
Largest city Shawnee
Area
 • Total 793 sq mi (2,054 km2)
 • Land 788 sq mi (2,041 km2)
 • Water 5.7 sq mi (15 km2), 0.7%
Population (est.)
 • (2015) 71,875
 • Density 88/sq mi (34/km2)
Congressional district 5th
Time zone Central: 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.