Poteau, OK Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,312 housing units in Poteau. This represents a 4.7% growth from 3,162 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,850 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 462 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Poteau is about 66.8%. Poteau's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.6%. Average household size is 2.45 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Poteau were built after 1974.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.10%
One Bedroom6.90%
Two Bedrooms35.50%
Three Bedrooms50.80%
Four Bedrooms5.80%
Five Bedrooms or more0.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.54
Median year structure was built1974
Median Value of occupied units$54,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$59,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.29
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$332

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.50%
Home Equity Loan3.90%
Simple Mortgage53%
Debt Free39.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.7%