Pocola strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Oklahoma):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Low Property Crime
Comparing Pocola to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Oklahoma (State):
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|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|College Educated Adults|
|Short Commute Times|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Low Property Crime|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||11 miles SW of Fort Smith, Arkansas (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||106 miles SE of Tulsa, Oklahoma|
|Standard Zip Codes||74902|
|Phone Area Codes||918|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||FORT SMITH RGNL AP|
|Jan Temp||28 to 48 F|
|Apr Temp||49 to 73 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 93 F|
|Oct Temp||51 to 75 F|
|Annual Precip||43.8 inches|
|Station||POTEAU WATER WORKS|
|Jan Temp||26 to 51 F|
|Apr Temp||46 to 75 F|
|Jul Temp||69 to 94 F|
|Oct Temp||47 to 76 F|
|Annual Precip||45.5 inches|
|Jan Temp||29 to 51 F|
|Apr Temp||50 to 74 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 94 F|
|Oct Temp||51 to 76 F|
|Annual Precip||46.4 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.98|
|American Indian & Alaskan||206||5.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||75||1.9%|
|Est. 2005 Population||4,373|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||33.6%|
|French (except Basque)||1.7%|
|Dutch West Indian||0.7%|
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|5. Westwego, Louisiana||74.3||26.2%||12.5%||5.3%||26||$31,187||7.3%||24.8%||10,763||22.4%||27.5||0.1%||3.9|
|6. Haverstraw, New York||66.3||18.2%||10.9%||11.2%||26||$44,881||7.2%||54%||10,117||16.9%||19.8||0.2%||4.6|
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