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Panola, Oklahoma
Panola, Oklahoma is located in Oklahoma
Panola, Oklahoma
Panola, Oklahoma
Location in Oklahoma
Panola, Oklahoma is located in the United States
Panola, Oklahoma
Panola, Oklahoma
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Oklahoma
County Latimer
Area
 • Total 1.13 sq mi (2.92 km2)
 • Land 1.12 sq mi (2.90 km2)
 • Water 0.008 sq mi (0.02 km2)
Elevation
642 ft (196 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code 40-56950
GNIS feature ID 1096396

Panola is a small unincorporated community and census-designated place in Latimer County, Oklahoma, United States. The post office was established March 18, 1911. Panola is the Choctaw name for cotton. The high school and gymnasium are on the National Register of Historic Places.

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