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Arkoma, Oklahoma

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Welcome to Arkoma ...

The town of Arkoma is located in Le Flore County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Arkoma has a population of 1,906 people<1> (see below for details).

Arkoma is 430 feet [131 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Arkoma lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Arkoma: (918) and (539)<3>

The ZIP code for Arkoma: 74901<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Arkoma had a population of 1,989 people. This makes Arkoma the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Arkoma represents 0.05% of the population of Oklahoma (which has 3,751,351 people), making it the state's 150th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,989 people, the population of Arkoma decreased 8.76% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,180 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Arkoma had an population of 1,906 people. This is a decrease of 4.17% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.57% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Arkoma.

Communities near Arkoma ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Arkoma and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Alma (AR)   [Map]   5,738   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Barling (AR)   [Map]   4,935   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Cedarville (AR)   [Map]   1,399   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Greenwood (AR)   [Map]   9,405   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lavaca (AR)   [Map]   2,444   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Van Buren (AR)   [Map]   23,509   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Arkoma.

Communities Also Named Arkoma ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Arkoma - it's located in Arkansas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Arkoma.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Arkoma. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Arkoma. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Arkoma.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Arkoma:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arkoma ...

Looking for more information about Arkoma? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Arkoma, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Arkoma.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Oklahoma

About Le Flore County

About Oklahoma

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Arkoma. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Arkoma.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arkoma - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (539) is an overlay for area code (918).

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Arkoma). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Arkoma or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Arkoma) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Arkoma. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Arkoma

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arkoma. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3544, Longitude: -94.4352     [Map].

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