Pocola, Oklahoma

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Population in 2013: 4,021 (10% urban, 90% rural). Population change since 2000: +0.7%
 
Males: 2,027  (50.4%)
Females: 1,994  (49.6%)
Median resident age:  41.2 years
Oklahoma median age:  37.0 years

Zip codes: 74902.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $35,745 (it was $33,566 in 2000)
Pocola:

$35,745
OK:

$44,312
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,444 (it was $14,623 in 2000)

Pocola town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $83,868 (it was $58,000 in 2000)
Pocola:

$83,868
OK:

$114,300
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $92,390; Detached houses: $100,857; Mobile homes: $39,879

Median gross rent in 2012: $652.

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Pocola races chart
  • White alone - 3,205 (78.2%)
  • Two or more races - 433 (10.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 174 (4.2%)
  • Black alone - 128 (3.1%)
  • Hispanic - 81 (2.0%)
  • Asian alone - 48 (1.2%)

Races in Pocola detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Pocola: 80.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (10.6%), Irish (8.4%), English (7.8%), German (7.0%), French (1.6%), Scottish (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 480 feet

Land area: 30.3 square miles.

Population density: 133 people per square mile   (very low).

Pocola,OK real estate house value index trend

Pocola, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Pocola:

  • High school or higher: 84.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Pocola town:

  • Never married: 18.2%
  • Now married: 51.1%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 10.6%
  • Divorced: 16.9%

37 residents are foreign born

This town:  0.9%
Oklahoma:  5.6%



According to our research of Oklahoma and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Pocola, Oklahoma as of April 19, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Pocola to the number of sex offenders is 4,022 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $447 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $492 (0.7%)

Pocola satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Smith, AR (8.8 miles , pop. 80,268).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (102.0 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (215.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Bonanza, AR (1.7 miles ), Rock Island, OK (2.3 miles ), Hackett, AR (2.4 miles ), Fort Coffee, OK (2.6 miles ), Arkoma, OK (2.6 miles ), Spiro, OK (2.9 miles ), Fort Smith, AR (3.0 miles ), Cameron, OK (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 13 buildings, average cost: $77,200
  • 1998: 19 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 1999: 21 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2000: 29 buildings, average cost: $66,200
  • 2001: 35 buildings, average cost: $89,100
  • 2002: 39 buildings, average cost: $89,100
  • 2003: 31 buildings, average cost: $96,000
  • 2004: 22 buildings, average cost: $116,000
  • 2005: 19 buildings, average cost: $169,600
  • 2006: 25 buildings, average cost: $177,000
  • 2007: 19 buildings, average cost: $177,000
  • 2008: 13 buildings, average cost: $177,000
  • 2009: 10 buildings, average cost: $177,000
  • 2010: 10 buildings, average cost: $177,000
  • 2011: 10 buildings, average cost: $177,000
  • 2012: 12 buildings, average cost: $177,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 35.26 N, Longitude: 94.47 W

Area code: 918

Pocola household income distribution Pocola home values distribution

Crime rates in Pocola by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 00000000200
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.043.70.00.0
Rapes 30211220001
per 100,000 74.90.048.023.423.045.344.50.00.00.024.4
Robberies 01120011000
per 100,000 0.024.724.046.80.00.022.322.10.00.00.0
Assaults 52591931875112
per 100,000 124.8618.2216.0445.069.1408.0155.9110.721.824.448.8
Burglaries 281927151632263114427
per 100,000 699.1469.8648.1351.3368.7725.3578.9686.1305.697.6658.9
Thefts 3733473922162630341449
per 100,000 923.8816.01128.2913.3506.9362.6578.9664.0742.2341.51195.7
Auto thefts 686658169252
per 100,000 149.8197.8144.0140.5115.2181.3356.3199.243.7122.048.8
Arson 02010010101
per 100,000 0.049.50.023.40.00.022.30.021.80.024.4
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.3) 190.2221.1198.6202.191.1205.7172.4124.2152.236.6132.3

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Pocola detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 11 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.46
Oklahoma average:

2.08
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.0%
Oklahoma:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +328 (+8.9%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (12%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)

Work and jobs in Pocola: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Pocola, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Pocola, Oklahoma average temperatures Pocola, Oklahoma average precipitation Pocola, Oklahoma humidity Pocola, Oklahoma wind speed Pocola, Oklahoma snowfall Pocola, Oklahoma sunshine Pocola, Oklahoma clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Pocola-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 80% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/26/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 1.6 miles away from the Pocola town center killed 2 people and injured 64 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1960, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.5 miles away from the town center killed 5 people and injured 13 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pocola-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 128.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 128.9 miles away from Pocola center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 118.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 235.1 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 275.7 miles away from Pocola center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 305.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Le Flore County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Winter Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pocola topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Pocola:

  • COMPASSION HOME CARE, INC (1202 NORTH POCOLA BLVD)
  • HEALTHSOUTH HOME REHABILITATION CENTER (402A NORTH POCOLA BLVD)
  • MEDI BRANCH NURSING CENTER (200 HOME STREET PO BOX 726)
  • POCOLA HEALTH AND REHAB (200 HOME STREET)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pocola:

  • University of Arkansas-Fort Smith (about 11 miles; Fort Smith, AR; Full-time enrollment: 6,103)
  • Carl Albert State College (about 18 miles; Poteau, OK; FT enrollment: 2,041)
  • Northeastern State University (about 54 miles; Tahlequah, OK; FT enrollment: 6,895)
  • University of Arkansas (about 59 miles; Fayetteville, AR; FT enrollment: 22,163)
  • John Brown University (about 65 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,097)
  • Arkansas Tech University (about 76 miles; Russellville, AR; FT enrollment: 9,038)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 78 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)

Public high school in Pocola:

Public elementary/middle schools in Pocola:

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Notable locations in Pocola: Emergency Medical Services of Le Flore County Station 4 Pocola (A), Pocola Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Pocola include: Christian Grove Church (A), Macedonia Church (B), Light House Church (C), Union Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Leard Cemetery (1), Macedonia Cemetery (2), Page Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Wofford Lake (A), Harden Number 1 Reservoir (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Wells Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Pocola: Davy Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Le Flore County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 93.0. This is worse than average.

City:

93.0
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 7.47. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.47
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 21.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.1
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.2
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 16.1%
(13.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.8% for Black residents, 42.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 36.2% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 17.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  69.7%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.1%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
73 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
65 people in nursing homes in 2000

Pocola compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Pocola (2011 data):

  • The Central National Bank of Poteau: Pocola Branch at 802 North Pocola Boulevard, branch established on 1984/02/27. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $226.7 mil, Deposits: $205.3 mil, headquarters in Poteau, OK, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Central Bancshares Of Poteau, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Pocola travel time to work - commute Pocola mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (48%)
  • Utility gas (46%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Pocola town (based on Le Flore County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.59%
Here: 57.6%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of GodNational Association of Free Will BaptistsAmerican Baptist Association
Adherents61.1%8.9%8.1%6.0%3.3%
Congregations35.1%7.9%13.9%9.3%3.3%
NameChurches of ChristChurch of the NazarenePentecostal Church of GodChristian Churches and Churches of ChristOther
Adherents3.1%2.6%1.4%1.1%4.5%
Congregations7.9%4.0%4.6%2.6%11.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 8
Le Flore County:

1.62 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Le Flore County:

1.21 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Le Flore County:

7.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Here:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

12.8%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Le Flore County:

28.8%
Oklahoma:

29.2%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 2$5,359$32,1547$1,972
Police Protection - Officers 6$16,868$33,7364$589
Police - Other 4$8,667$26,0010$0
Firefighters 0$0 19$1,100
Fire - Other 0$0 6$1,100
Streets and Highways 3$6,488$25,9520$0
Sewerage 2$6,107$36,6420$0
Totals for Government 17$43,489$30,69836$4,761

Pocola government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $372,000 ($92.51)
    Sewerage: $163,000 ($40.54)
    Regular Highways: $149,000 ($37.06)
    Central Staff Services: $114,000 ($28.35)
    Fire Protection: $111,000 ($27.61)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $10,000 ($2.49)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($0.25)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($0.25)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $33,000 ($8.21)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $412,000 ($102.46)
    Police Protection: $36,000 ($8.95)
    Regular Highways: $32,000 ($7.96)
    Fire Protection: $10,000 ($2.49)
    Central Staff: $2,000 ($0.50)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $450,000 ($111.91)

Pocola government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $225,000 ($55.96)
    All Other: $3,000 ($0.75)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $337,000 ($83.81)
    Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($2.49)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $70,000 ($17.41)
    Highways: $37,000 ($9.20)
    General Support: $20,000 ($4.97)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $386,000 ($96.00)
    Public Utilities: $124,000 ($30.84)
    NEC: $63,000 ($15.67)

Pocola government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $756,000 ($188.01)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $521,000 ($129.57)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $1,105,000 ($274.81)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $172,000 ($42.78)

Pocola government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $451,000 ($112.16)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)

5.75% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,480 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.75%
Oklahoma average:

7.34%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Sebastian County, AR  1.42% ($27,564 average AGI)
from Sequoyah County, OK  0.37% ($25,836)
from Crawford County, AR  0.30% ($24,341)


5.87% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,062 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.87%
Oklahoma average:

7.24%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Sebastian County, AR  1.68% ($25,715 average AGI)
to Sequoyah County, OK  0.28% ($24,690)
to Crawford County, AR  0.20% ($23,533)

Strongest AM radio stations in Pocola:

  • KYHN (1320 AM; 10 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWHN (1650 AM; 10 kW; FT. SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTCS (1410 AM; 1 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: BIG CHIEF BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KFSA (950 AM; 1 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: FRED H. BAKER, SR.)
  • KFPW (1230 AM; 1 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KHGG (1580 AM; 1 kW; VAN BUREN, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPRV (1280 AM; 1 kW; POTEAU, OK; Owner: LEROY BILLY)
  • KAYR (1060 AM; daytime; 1 kW; VAN BUREN, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pocola:

  • K254AM (98.7 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KZBB (97.9 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMAG (99.1 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTCS-FM (99.9 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: BIG CHIEF BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K204EW (88.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K219CN (91.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KARG (91.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KLSZ-FM (102.7 FM; VAN BUREN, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KOMS (107.3 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBBQ-FM (100.7 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KISR (93.7 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: STEREO 93, INC.)
  • KKRI (88.1 FM; POCOLA, OK; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KREU (92.3 FM; ROLAND, OK; Owner: STAR 92 CO.)
  • KZKZ-FM (106.3 FM; GREENWOOD, AR; Owner: FAMILY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKBD (95.9 FM; SALLISAW, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAOW (88.9 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • K207CW (89.3 FM; PARIS, AR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KRWA-FM (103.1 FM; WALDRON, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K209CA (89.7 FM; VAN BUREN, AR; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KRBK (104.7 FM; BOONEVILLE, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC,)

TV broadcast stations around Pocola:

  • K59GJ (Channel 59; POTEAU, OK; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • KFSM-TV (Channel 5; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KBBL-CA (Channel 9; WINSLOW, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • KFDF-CA (Channel 10; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • K14JJ (Channel 14; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: ELLERBECK FAMILY PARTNERS II LTD.)
  • K36EH (Channel 36; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: ELLERBECK FAMILY PARTNERS II LTD.)
  • K43EZ (Channel 43; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • K58FB (Channel 58; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: GEORGE W. MATTHEWS, JR.)
  • K66FM (Channel 66; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • K16ER (Channel 16; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KAFT (Channel 13; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • KPBI-CA (Channel 46; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • K18EU (Channel 18; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: TV 34, INC.)
  • K34EN (Channel 34; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: TV34, INC.)
  • KHBS (Channel 40; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: KHBS HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Pocola, Oklahoma:
  • Fatal accident count: 27
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 45
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 6
  • Fatalities: 29
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 64
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Oklahoma average:
  • Fatal accident count: 121
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 194
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 41
  • Fatalities: 134
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 317
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 13
See more detailed statistics of Pocola fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Pocola)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 204 Duncan (Lat: 35.278417 Lon: -94.437972), Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: KNKL567
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.437 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/19/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 11/10/2004
    Registrant: Skytel Corp., 500 Clinton Center Drive, Clinton, MS 39056, Phone: (601) 460-3890, Fax: (601) 460-3889, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pocola)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED12$101,5977$87,74629$96,8419$31,8482$69,9202$9,270
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$57,9501$63,3501$3,8600$01$57,950
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$60,0074$72,04519$95,9245$37,0840$02$47,130
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$72,24012$104,3012$67,6052$57,9450$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$129,0205$82,3600$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0401.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$104,300
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$33,990
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0401.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 48
  • Hazardous Condition: 6
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Pocola

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pocola, OK
Most common first names in Pocola, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2076.4 years
James1773.8 years
Jack1377.9 years
William970.1 years
Charles866.0 years
John873.7 years
Kenneth859.5 years
George775.9 years
Joe777.6 years
Billy767.3 years
Most common last names in Pocola, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones1577.5 years
Williams1575.2 years
Howard1377.1 years
Smith1178.3 years
Kilgore977.8 years
Pipkins875.0 years
Johnson771.8 years
King775.0 years
Fuller671.8 years
Moore671.0 years

Businesses in Pocola, OK

  • SONIC Drive-In: 1
  • Subway: 1
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  • Greg Allen Conrad (1)

Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2015.



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