Graham County Economic Development

(928) 428-0410

About Us

The Perfect Place for Your Business!

Recreation, great schools and higher education, superb health care, business opportunities, pro-growth incentives, low taxes, affordable real estate, transportation, good government, and more!  


Graham County is a growing and vibrant economic region combining location and transportation access with some of the best business sites in rural Arizona.

 An excellent place for your business!


Mount Graham is the highest peak in the Pinaleño Mountains and one of the highest in Arizona. Mt. Graham International Observatory offers three large telescopes including the Large Binocular Telescope (one of the world's highest resolution and most technologically advanced telescopes). 

Other regional attractions include:

Coronado National Forest

Swift Trail

Discovery Park

Hot Wells Dunes

Gila Box Riparian National Conservation Area

Black Hills Back Country Byway

Natural Hot Springs

Roper Lake State Park.

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Asset Inventory

Key information, data, and statistics (population, demographics, economics, labor force and employment, housing units, business sites, available commercial properties, planning and zoning resources, transportation infrastructure, utility and telecom providers, taxes and regulation, financial services, hospitality, homes for sale, quality of life, K-12 and higher education, health care providers, weather and climate, visitor information, census data, and more)

Asset Inventory

Higher Education

Earn an associate degree from Eastern Arizona College, or bachelor degrees through EAC's extension programs from Arizona State University and Northern Arizona University


Graham County is home to key sites with direct rail access to the mainline of the Arizona Eastern Railroad - a shortline tying the copper-rich mining regions of Arizona to the Union Pacific transcontinental line to the south. 

Truck service is also available linking Graham County with the major markets of Southern California and Dallas/Ft. Worth. Phoenix is within quick reach via US 70, while US 191 links the region to I-10, which connects the east and west coasts of the United States.

Health Care

Mt. Graham Regional Medical Center

Contact Us

Graham County Economic Development

921 W Thatcher Blvd, Safford, Arizona 85546, United States

(928) 428-0410