Latest Data (2017)
Population 8,866
Nationwide Rank 3303

Quick Facts

Poteau, Oklahoma is the 3,303rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Poteau, Oklahoma is a city.

Poteau, Oklahoma is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Poteau had its largest population ever.

Poteau, Oklahoma is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 60% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Poteau, Oklahoma Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3293 Wagoner, Oklahoma 8,904 15.6%
3294 Glencoe, Illinois 8,900 1.8%
3295 Hobart, Wisconsin 8,896 74.2%
3296 Berthoud, Colorado 8,889 76.7%
3297 Airmont, New York 8,888 13.4%
3298 Laurens, South Carolina 8,887 -8.4%
3299 Glenwood, Illinois 8,880 -1.5%
3300 La Grange, Kentucky 8,877 55.3%
3301 Marathon, Florida 8,877 -13.2%
3302 Matawan, New Jersey 8,869 -0.7%
3303 Poteau, Oklahoma 8,866 10.7%
3304 Georgetown, South Carolina 8,860 -1.7%
3305 Sellersburg, Indiana 8,860 44.5%
3306 Rawlins, Wyoming 8,858 -1.7%
3307 South Amboy, New Jersey 8,857 11.8%
3308 Pitman, New Jersey 8,846 -5.0%
3309 Rockingham, North Carolina 8,846 -7.4%
3310 Quakertown, Pennsylvania 8,843 -0.9%
3311 Wesley Chapel, North Carolina 8,841 229.5%
3312 Canonsburg, Pennsylvania 8,837 2.7%
3313 Thief River Falls, Minnesota 8,836 5.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Oklahoma

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2047 Ada 17,280 7.5%
2089 Tahlequah 16,736 14.6%
2145 Chickasha 16,276 2.2%
2407 Glenpool 13,814 64.0%
2490 Miami 13,212 -3.6%
2596 Choctaw 12,524 31.5%
2643 Woodward 12,268 3.9%
2688 Okmulgee 11,998 -7.6%
2715 Weatherford 11,832 19.8%
2766 Elk City 11,555 10.1%
2768 Guymon 11,545 9.4%
2799 Guthrie 11,350 14.3%
3000 Warr Acres 10,333 6.2%
3080 Newcastle 9,912 78.7%
3132 Coweta 9,668 30.8%
3181 The Village 9,407 -7.3%
3186 Pryor Creek 9,390 6.1%
3236 Clinton 9,145 3.5%
3293 Wagoner 8,904 15.6%
3303 Poteau 8,866 10.7%
3361 Blanchard 8,690 77.8%
3411 Sallisaw 8,489 5.3%
3603 Skiatook 7,924 41.8%
3664 Piedmont 7,749 110.2%
3674 Cushing 7,704 -7.7%
3824 Seminole 7,267 5.6%
3862 Tuttle 7,143 65.5%
3889 Grove 7,060 35.1%
3897 Catoosa 7,024 15.4%
3936 Collinsville 6,897 66.0%
3944 Idabel 6,879 -2.2%
3992 Noble 6,738 27.6%
3994 Blackwell 6,731 -11.6%
4033 Anadarko 6,622 -0.1%
4041 Tecumseh 6,608 8.1%
4113 Purcell 6,436 15.3%
4155 Harrah 6,311 32.2%
4191 Pauls Valley 6,169 -1.4%
4398 Henryetta 5,664 -7.8%
4446 Holdenville 5,547 -2.4%
4512 Vinita 5,397 -11.8%
4621 Hugo 5,185 -6.9%
4663 Alva 5,103 -2.9%
4692 Lone Grove 5,060 9.7%
4724 Sulphur 4,997 4.5%
4757 Perry 4,934 -5.8%
4802 Kingfisher 4,876 15.5%
4905 McLoud 4,685 31.5%
5017 Verdigris 4,495 75.2%
5018 Sayre 4,490 7.6%
5046 Marlow 4,441 -3.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 8,866 3,303
2016 8,859 3,287
2015 8,732 3,311
2014 8,665 3,307
2013 8,590 3,318
2012 8,532 3,316
2011 8,530 3,307
2010 8,520 3,295
2009 8,291 3,346
2008 8,235 3,337
2007 8,210 3,321
2006 8,146 3,318
2005 8,033 3,326
2004 7,991 3,322
2003 7,979 3,305
2002 7,976 3,288
2001 7,949 3,277
2000 8,003 3,235
1990 7,408 3,111