Located in northern Pottawatomie County, Onaga is a perfect example of small-town revitalization.  With new water and sewer lines, a recently completed streetscape and high-performance fiber to the home, Onaga is perfectly positioned for growth.

Onaga is home to First Trust of Onaga, which provides non-discretionary custodial services on self-directed IRA, and personal custodial accounts, with more than 27,000 accounts and $2 billion under its custody.   

Onaga is also home to Community HealthCare System, a finalist for the Governor's Business of the Year Award, which employs more than 450 associates at seven locations serving a 10,000 square mill service area. 

The community is also home to a new, high-quality grocery story, and new hospital (currently under construction).

The Onaga Area Chamber of Commerce serves the Onaga, Havensville and Wheaton area.

City of the 3rd Class
Mayor/Council form of government


Community Statistics

Source: American Community Survey (American Fact Finder)
Population (2010) 760
Population Estimate (2016) 696
Median Age (2016) 45.6
Education Attainment (2016) 94.2% High School Graduate or Higher
Total Housing Units (2016) 381
Median Household Income (2016) $52,014
Mean Household Income (2016) $72,776
Civilian employed population 16 years and over (2016) 318
Private wage and salary workers (2016) 72.0%
Government workers (2016) 17.0%
Self-employed (2016) 11.0%
Poverty (2016) 12.8%
Foreign Born (2016) 1
Veterans (2016) 53