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Welcome to Southern Gila County


Located in the Heart of Arizona, Gila County is welcoming, affordable, and beckons the adventurous soul to answer the call of the wild. Here, your adventure awaits, and it's as wild as you want to make it.

Spanning 4,796 square miles, Gila County takes you from the saguaro scattered desert to the ponderosa pine forests and everything in between.  And with a population of 53,889, you are bound to enjoy both the amenities of modern day and endless natural resources. 

Gila County is overflowing with historic western frontier history and culture - cowboys, Native Americans, miners, ranchers and outlaws  - plan your visit today and see what the hype is all about. Oh, and we can't forget our renowned Mexican food! Our Mexican food alone is worth a trip to Southern Gila County. 


Gila county government

You can accomplish many things through the County website. Find information on the different Gila County departments, Animal Care & Control, the library district, and the fairgrounds, access necessary documents, register to vote, and apply for things like marriage certificates, building permits, passports, adoption and much more. 

Discover Gila county

Explore the wild and create your own adventure in Gila County! We've got something for everyone - hiking, off-roading, birding, camping, hunting and fishing, Native American culture, boutique hotels, renowned cuisine, beautiful architecture, and a rich history in mining, ranching and cowboys. Visit the Discover Gila County website, with over 500 pages of content to plan your

next adventure. 


Both job seekers and employers can utilize our area job board to find quality candidates and to secure great positions. This is the place to find local emplyment.


Whether you're looking to buy, sell, or rent a home in the area, we have trusted realtors who are happy to assist you. Reach out to anyone listed below to get started on your housing journey.

Kachina Properties

(928) 425-5753

1177 E. Ash Street, Globe, AZ 85501

Oak Realty 

(928) 425-7651

2035 Highway 60, Globe, AZ 85501

Service First Realty 

(928) 425-5108

1600 E. Ash Street, Suite 2, Globe, AZ 85501

Smart Concept Realty Group

(480) 399-1585

656 N. Broad Street, #202, Globe, AZ 85501

Stallings & Long Realty Services

(928) 425-7676

1635 E. Ash Street, Globe, AZ 85501

Public Schools


Globe Unified School District #1

460 N Willow Street, Globe, AZ 85501    

(928) 402-6000

Miami Unified School District #40

4739 Ragus Road, Miami, AZ 85539

(928) 425-3271

San Carlos Unified School District #20

100 San Carlos Avenue, San Carlos, AZ 85550

(928) 475-3215

Gila County Regional School District #49

439 S. 4th Street, Globe, AZ 85501

(928) 425-7800

Charter Schools

Destiny Charter School (K-8) 

798 E. Prickly Pear Drive, Globe, AZ 85501 

(928) 475-0925

Liberty Junior/Senior High School (7-12)

1300 E. Cedar Street, Globe, AZ 85501

(928) 402-8024

Higher Education

Eastern Arizona College (EAC) Gila Pueblo Campus 

8274 ES. Six Shooter Canyon Road, Globe, AZ 85501 

(928) 475-8481

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