The unemployment rate in Poteau is 4.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). 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 21.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Poteau, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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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 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Poteau is $78,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.8%. Check out the homes in the area
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