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Panama is a town in Le Flore County, in the Fort Smith metro area.
The community was named for the Panama Canal
The latitude of Panama is 35.167N. The longitude is -94.672W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 453 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,383.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Panama demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Le Flore County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 74951 ZIP code.
10% of Panama residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Panama ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Panama was $12,878, compared with $21,587 nationally.
5% of Panama residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Panama, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $258. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $517.
Le Flore County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Panama political report.
The average commute time for Panama workers is 29 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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