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Ozawkie, Kansas
—  City  —
Location of Ozawkie, Kansas
Coordinates: 39°14′00″N 95°27′57″W / 39.2333333°N 95.46583°W / 39.2333333; -95.46583
Country United States
State Kansas
County Jefferson
 - Type Mayor/Council
 - Mayor Christopher Feuerborn
 - City Clerk Melissa Zimmerman
 - Total 0.3 sq mi (0.8 km2)
 - Land 0.3 sq mi (0.8 km2)
 - Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 1,001 ft (305 m)
Population (2000)
 - Total 552
 - Density 1,797.3/sq mi (694.0/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 - Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 66070
Area code(s) 785
FIPS code 20-53925[1]
GNIS feature ID 0478489[2]

Ozawkie is a city in Jefferson County, Kansas, United States. It is part of the Topeka, Kansas Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 552 at the 2000 census. Located adjacent to Perry Lake, Ozawkie formerly existed in a different location but was relocated prior to the reservoir's construction.[3]



Ozawkie is located at 39°14′00″N 95°27′57″W / 39.233201°N 95.465709°W / 39.233201; -95.465709Coordinates: 39°14′00″N 95°27′57″W / 39.233201°N 95.465709°W / 39.233201; -95.465709 (39.233201, -95.465709).[4]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.3 square miles (1 km²), all of it land.


As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 552 people, 202 households, and 167 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,797.3 people per square mile (687.5/km²). There were 216 housing units at an average density of 703.3/sq mi (269.0/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 97.28% White, 0.72% African American, 1.27% Native American, 0.18% Asian, and 0.54% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.36% of the population.

There were 202 households out of which 36.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 77.2% were married couples living together, 5.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 17.3% were non-families. 13.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.73 and the average family size was 3.03.

In the city the population was spread out with 27.4% under the age of 18, 4.3% from 18 to 24, 25.4% from 25 to 44, 29.3% from 45 to 64, and 13.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 95.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.8 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $62,969, and the median income for a family was $67,292. Males had a median income of $42,308 versus $27,375 for females. The per capita income for the city was $21,857. About 1.1% of families and 2.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under the age of eighteen or sixty-five or over.


  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.  
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.  
  3. ^ "Perry Lake: Lake of Trails" (PDF). Heartland Engineer. April 2006. pp. 13–14. Retrieved 2007-05-07.  
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2000 and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2005-05-03. Retrieved 2008-01-31.  

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