Relocation Information

If you are thinking about relocating consider making the Talimena area your new home. Whether you choose to live in Eastern Oklahoma or Western Arkansas you will find yourself surrounded by clean air, clear water and friendly people.

The entire area offers a variety of lifestyles ranging from downtown urban lofts, to historic homes, suburban neighborhoods, rural farm settings or cabins in the mountains.

The Talimena area is blessed with outstanding health care with several hospitals in Fort Smith, Arkansas, Poteau, Oklahoma and Mena, Arkansas and numerous health care providers spread throughout the area.

Educational opportunities abound also with several 2 year and 4 year colleges and award winning public and private schools.

Our year round climate makes the Talimena area a great relocation or retirement location. Warm summers provide ample opportunities for outdoor recreation. Our beautiful spring and autumn colors help you appreciate every day and our mild winters bring snow only occasionally. Just enough to enjoy it!

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Heavener, Oklahoma

One of the most beautiful little meadows in all the vast Indian Territory was called Prairie of the Long Grass. It had about it something that...

Talihina, Oklahoma

Talihina is the Village between the mountains and is the Gateway to the beautiful Talimena Scenic Drive and the Ouachita National Forest. In 1886...

Broken Bow, Oklahoma

The gateway city to Broken Bow Lake, Beavers Bend Resort Park, the Mountain Fork and Glover Rivers, and the Ouachita National Forest. Broken Bow,...