Arkoma is a very small town located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 1,941 people and just one neighborhood, Arkoma is the 152nd largest community in Oklahoma.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Arkoma is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.85% of the Arkoma workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Arkoma is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Arkoma who work in sales jobs (13.96%), office and administrative support (12.50%) and food service (7.95%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Arkoma is worth considering.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Arkoma spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 19.04 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.
Arkoma is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.