Shawnee is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 31,377 people and 12 constituent neighborhoods, Shawnee is the 14th largest community in Oklahoma.
Unlike some cities, Shawnee isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Shawnee are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Shawnee is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Shawnee who work in sales jobs (11.36%), office and administrative support (10.44%), and management occupations (8.74%).
Even though Shawnee is not a small city, it doesn't have a public transportation system that anybody uses for their daily commute to work.
The population of Shawnee overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Shawnee, 23.79% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Shawnee in 2018 was $23,658, which is middle income relative to Oklahoma, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $94,632 for a family of four. However, Shawnee contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Shawnee is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Shawnee home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Shawnee residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Shawnee include German, Irish, English, French, and European.
The most common language spoken in Shawnee is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Native American languages.