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  • Are you looking to start a business or transfer to a new home in Checotah, OK? You’ve come to the right place. Whatever your purpose is, Checotah, OK has all of the appealing elements of a fast growing community, perfectly balanced with its simplicity, quietness and charm. This page features some of the important facts about our town. Please read on to learn more.

  • Cost of Living Standards 

    • Average Housing Costs: $68,165 Median (2013)
    • Cost of Living Index: 80.8 (2013)
    • Average Household Income: $28,863 (2013)
    • Unemployment Rate: 7.6% (June 2014)
       

    Climate

    • Average Temperature: 61.8F / Summer: 82.7F / Winter: 38.9F
    • Average Snowfall: 5 inches / Average Precipitation: 45.51 inches
       

    Population 

    • City of Checotah – 3,371 (2013)
    • McIntosh County – 20,584 (2012)

     

     

     

     http://www.city-data.com/city/Checotah-Oklahoma.html is the source of some of the above information

     

  • What it’s Like to Live and Work in Checotah, Oklahoma

    • Checotah is located at the intersection of 2 major four-lane highways: I 40 and US 69.
    • Checotah is located in McIntosh County, with a ZIP code of 74426.
    • Area Code: 918
    • Sales Tax: 10.5% (State of OK, McIntosh County, and City of Checotah combined)
    • Time Zone: Central (GMT 6)
    • Checotah is just minutes from Lake Eufaula which is the largest lake in Oklahoma and was once the largest man-made lake in the nation.
    • Local Newspaper – McIntosh County Democrat
  • Distance to Major Cities from Checotah

    • Oklahoma City: 120 miles
    • Chicago: 721 miles
    • Houston: 457 miles
    • Los Angeles: 1,500 miles
    • Memphis: 340 miles
    • Tulsa: 65 miles
    • Dallas: 216 miles
    • New Orleans: 622 miles
    • St. Louis: 433 miles
    • Kansas City: 282 miles