COVID-19 UPDATE - The City of Stigler is following the Open Up and Recover Safely (OURS) guidelines that have been established by the State of Oklahoma. The three-phased approach began Friday, April 24. Click the button below for details.
City officials are continuing to monitor all issues
regarding COVID-19 and are making plans
to open the lobby at city hall on June 8.
 Until then, all city services
will be provided by appointment only.
For permits, inspections and court payments, please call 918-967-2164. For water payments, use mail, ACH banking or drop box - checks or money orders only. For new services, disconnects or questions, please call 918-967-3115.
We encourage everyone to take the recommended health precautions.
Questions? Please contact Stigler City Hall at 918-967-2164.
Information regarding how specific businesses, schools and organizations in Stigler and Haskell County are dealing with issues regarding the coronavirus can be found on the chamber of commerce's Facebook page (Stigler-Haskell Co. Oklahoma Chamber of Commerce) and the Stigler News-Sentinel's website (
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Stigler is a charming community in beautiful southeastern Oklahoma.

It is the county seat of Haskell County, which was named in honor of Charles N. Haskell, the first governor of the State of Oklahoma.

The opportunities offered in the area  would not be possible without the exceptional partnership of the City of Stigler and Stigler-Haskell County Chamber of Commerce.

The chamber organizes several community events for the city. The city and the chamber also work together to share the news about the many opportunities available in the area.

This special partnership between the city and the chamber is evident on this website, which provides information about community activities, sports opportunities, infrastructure and business opportunities in this wonderful community; plus details about city government and the chamber.

Thank you for visiting the website and taking the time to learn more about Stigler.

What we offer

Recreation - parks with walking trails, a pavilion, playground equipment; and sports opportunities, including two sports complexes.

Four lakes, which offer a variety of recreational opportunities.

Stigler Municipoal Airport, Fort Smith Regional Airport and Tulsa International Airport serving the region.

Two city-owned Industrial Parks.

Job training available locally.

Six institutions of higher education in the region.

Available workforce and adjacent to the Fort Smith, OK-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area with an additional 280,000.

Competitive sales/use tax rates: State - 4.5 percent, Haskell County - 2 percent, Stigler - 3.5 percent.

Global commercial shipping on the McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System.



KTC aerial view