The Globe-Miami, Arizona region was founded in 1875, and consists of the towns of Miami, Globe, Claypool, and Central Heights-Midland. The area is your classic Western copper boomtown and was originally established to support the burgeoning area copper mines. Tucked in the foothills of the Pinal Mountains, Globe-Miami’s semi-arid climate welcomes businesses, residents, and tourists alike, while providing an authentic Southwestern experience. Our friendly, opportunity-filled regions welcomes you, whether you’re looking to start or expand your business, invest in an up-and-coming region, or call Globe-Miami home.
Located along the scenic U.S. Route 60, Globe-Miami is only 87 miles east of Phoenix and 128 miles north of Tucson. The Arizona Eastern Railway services 265 miles of railroad between Miami and Clifton, Arizona, providing suppliers and consumers throughout Arizona with access to mining, agricultural, industrial, and construction commodities such as lumber and building materials. The San Carlos Apache Airport provides general aviation for the public and is located only 8 miles from Globe’s central business district off U.S. Highway 70. Thanks to its central location, Globe-Miami is also the perfect jump-off point for businesses and individuals looking to connect or travel to California, New Mexico, Utah, Colorado, or even Mexico.
Whether you’re visiting or looking to call Globe-Miami home, you will be embraced by the small-town feel in a community that offers a variety of restaurants, recreation centers, churches, shops, libraries, and limitless outdoor recreation. Globe-Miami is only 20 minutes from the Pinal Mountains which offer plenty of hiking, climbing, mountaineering, and some of the best birding in Arizona. With Roosevelt Lake only 30 miles north of Globe, summers include fishing, boating, camping, canoeing, swimming, and so much more. Enjoy skiing, snowboarding, or sledding in the winter in the White Mountains, located only 45 minutes from Globe-Miami. For those looking to explore and jump back into time, you’ll find archaeological wonders like the Besh-Ba-Gowah Archaeological Park and Museum, a 200-room prehistoric Salado masonry pueblo, overlooking Pinal Creek. the region is home to amazing gems and minerals like quartz, tourmaline, turquoise, jasper, and more, if you’re looking to do a little digging yourself. You’re bound to find one reason or another to get outside and enjoy the boundless beauty Globe-Miami has to offer.