Pocola, Oklahoma Overview
Pocola, Oklahoma includes 92 nearby coal leases. Pocola is a town in northeastern Le Flore County Oklahoma United States. It is part of the Fort Smith Arkansas-Oklahoma Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 4056 at the 2010 census a gain of 1.55 percent from 3994 at the 2000. It is approximately 10 miles (16 km) from Fort Smith Arkansas. Pocola is a Choctaw word meaning ten.
- Pocola, Oklahoma has a population of 4,056 (based on numbers from 2010).
- Located in Le Flore County, Oklahoma.
- Pocola, Oklahoma sits 147 meters (482.3 feet) above sea level feet above sea level.
in Pocola, Oklahoma
- 92 Total
- 5 Authorized
- 1 Pending
- 41 Closed
- 45 Cancelled
Coal Lease News From The Coal Fields™
Learn more about the Bureau of Land Management, Public Land Survey System, and coal leases.
Understanding Lease Ownership
We receive lots of emails from people who find their name or a relative’s name on our site and want to know if this means they have some right to the land listed under that name.
Understanding BLM Administrative Areas
Whether it is filing a lease or researching one, the administering BLM office is going to be the definitive source.
Understanding Location Data
Lease handled by the Bureau of Land Management are not mapped by latitude and longitude, instead, these leases harken back to the Public Land Survey System.
A “township” can refer to two different things. Both are part of the PLSS measurement system but have different uses.