City At A Glance

Buffalo Statue in Downtown McAlester, OK
Buffalo Statue in Downtown McAlester, OK

Quick Facts:

Population: 18,837
Median Household Income: $38,163
Average Work Commute: 11 Minutes
Median Home Price: $87,500


About McAlester, OK

Affordable, growing and rich in history, McAlester includes family-friendly attractions, cultural destinations and plenty of outdoor activities. The city's location in southeast Oklahoma makes it a top spot for business and industry, and it's home to the McAlester Army Ammunition Plant, which is one of the region's largest employers.