The city of Idabel is located in the county of McCurtain. It covers a total area of 41.0 sq. km. Industries related to advertising, aviation, arts and crafts, automotive, finance, construction, cleaning, information technology, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, propane gas, industrial and commercial machinery, insurance, oil and gas exploration, publishing and real estate, enhance the local economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by recreation centers, resale shops, service stations, campgrounds and educational institutions.