Pocola is a very small town located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 4,030 people and just one neighborhood, Pocola is the 86th largest community in Oklahoma.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Pocola is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pocola is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Pocola who work in office and administrative support (15.97%), sales jobs (12.60%) and teaching (7.99%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Pocola is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Pocola has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Pocola a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.