Pocola is a town in Le Flore County, Oklahoma, United States. It is part of the Fort Smith, Arkansas-Oklahoma Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 3,994 at the 2000 census.
Pocola is located at 35°15′29″N 94°28′26″W / 35.25806°N 94.47389°W / 35.25806; -94.47389 (35.257983, -94.473959).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 30.5 square miles (79.0 km²), of which, 30.3 square miles (78.5 km²) of it is land and 0.2 square miles (0.5 km²) of it (0.69%) is water.