poteau Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 278 6.8 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 1,667 40.5 % 32.8 %
Some College 1,237 30.1 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 438 10.6 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 493 12.0 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 3,401 82.7 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 712 17.3 % 17.3 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 8,563 - -
19 years old and under 2,473 28.9 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 2,691 31.4 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 2,214 25.9 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 1,185 13.8 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 6,934 87.5 % 84.8 %
Spanish 861 10.9 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 129 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 762 24.8 % 33.2 %
Married 1,624 52.8 % 50.6 %
Separated 93 3.0 % 2.6 %
Divorced 597 19.4 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,480 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,973 85.4 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 507 14.6 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,783 80.0 % 61.5 %
2-Units 59 1.7 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 83 2.4 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 68 2.0 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 221 6.4 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 56 1.6 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 210 6.0 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 591 17.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 426 12.2 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 782 22.5 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 485 13.9 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 535 15.4 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 280 8.0 % 13.1 %
Electric 1,440 41.4 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 1,499 43.1 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 25 0.7 % 4.2 %
Wood 9 0.3 % 1.9 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 6,321 78.1 % 75.7 %
African-American 331 4.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 853 10.5 % 0.8 %
Asian 24 0.3 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 562 6.9 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 38,530 53,657
Median Family Income 43,117 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 18,467 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 66.67 %
  • Temperature 85.12 ℉
  • Rainfall 5.03 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.08
    [CDD] 9.83
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.04 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com