The unemployment rate in Poteau is 4.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Negative. Poteau jobs have decreased by 0.4%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Poteau's cost of living is 24.2% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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Le Flore county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Poteau's population is 8,729 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.7%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 22.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Poteau is Real Estate: $75,800
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.2%.
Poteau public schools spend $7,428 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.3 students per teacher in Poteau. More Education