Miss USA 1981
|Miss USA 1981|
|Date||May 21, 1981|
|Venue||Gulf Coast Convention Center, Biloxi, Mississippi|
The pageant was won by Kim Seelbrede of Ohio, who was crowned by outgoing titleholder Jineane Ford of Arizona. Seelbrede was the second woman from Ohio to win the Miss USA title, and went on to place as a semi-finalist in Miss Universe 1981.
- Miss USA 1981: Kim Seelbrede (Ohio)
- The runners-up were:
- The semi-finalists were:
- (Kerby is the only Miss USA delegate to have won both special awards)
The Miss USA 1981 delegates were:
- "Headliners; Truth in Packaging". New York Times. 1981-05-24. Retrieved 2010-05-10.