Poteau SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
6
Education
6
Commute
8

Poteau, OK Photos

Poteau, Oklahoma Info Snack

Poteau (/poto/ POH-toh) is a city in, and county seat of, Le Flore County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 8,520 as of the 2010 census.
Population
8,729
Unemployment
5.7%
Poverty
23.8%
Median Home
$99,500
Median Income
$39,638
Median Rent
$609

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Map Of Poteau, OK

Population over time in Poteau

Year Population % Change
2017 8,729 0.5%
2016 8,687 0.7%
2015 8,624 0.7%
2014 8,563 0.3%
2013 8,535 0.4%
2012 8,502 0.4%
2011 8,465 0.5%
2010 8,419 -

Crime in Poteau Per 100k

Crime Poteau OK USA
Violent Crime 583.4 456.2 382.9
Murder 0.0 6.2 5.3
Robbery 11.2 76.3 98.0
Aggravated Assault 482.4 319.3 248.9
Property Crime 6103.4 2876.4 2362.0
Burglary 1559.5 727.8 430.4
Larceny 4308.3 1836.9 1694.0
Car Theft 235.6 311.7 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Poteau

White
69.5% (6,065)
African American
1.8% (153)
American Indian
8.2% (717)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.5% (43)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
5.9% (516)
Hispanic
14.1% (1,235)
Race Poteau OK USA
White 69.5% 66.5% 61.5%
African American 1.8% 7.2% 12.3%
American Indian 8.2% 7.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 2.0% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.9% 6.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 14.1% 10.1% 17.6%

Household Income For Poteau, Oklahoma

Less than $10,000
10.3% (89,908)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.1% (79,433)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.9% (121,333)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.2% (89,035)
$35,000 to $49,999
20.6% (179,817)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.2% (141,409)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.5% (56,738)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.8% (94,273)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.9% (7,856)
$200,000 or more
1.4% (12,220)
Income Poteau OK USA
Less than $10,000 10.3% 7.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.1% 5.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.9% 11.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.2% 11.1% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 20.6% 14.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.2% 18.8% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.5% 11.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.8% 11.6% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.9% 3.9% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.4% 3.6% 6.3%

Gender in Poteau

Female
52.7% (4,596)
Male
47.3% (4,132)
Gender Poteau OK USA
Female 52.7% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 47.3% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Poteau for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.7% (408)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (1,133)
High School / GED
35.5% (3,094)
Some College
16.1% (1,407)
Associate's Degree
11.9% (1,039)
Bachelor's Degree
11.9% (1,042)
Master's Degree
5.9% (517)
Professional Degree
0.8% (66)
Doctorate Degree
0.2% (20)
Education Poteau OK USA
< 9th Grade 4.7% 4.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 8.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 35.5% 31.5% 27.3%
Some College 16.1% 23.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 11.9% 7.6% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 11.9% 16.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.9% 6.0% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.8% 1.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.2% 1.0% 1.4%

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