About Yuma's Lifestyle

Yuma County's 160,026 residents take pride in a lifestyle rich with history and culture, blessed with a diverse and healthy economy. The county of 5,522 square miles is situated on the Colorado River in the southwestern corner of Arizona bordering Mexico and California.

Since its beginning as "the great crossing place of a very wide and treacherous river, "Yuma is now located at the crossroads of trade on the North American continent. With a population of 73,260,Yuma (the county's largest community) has joined Phoenix and Tucson as one of the three metropolitan communities in Arizona.

The scope of amenities offered to visitors and residents alike include: over 200 restaurants, shopping for citrus, dates, nuts and produce, to southwestern crafts, historical and art museums, cultural entertainment, medical facilties and an international airport. From the famous "sand dunes" to scenic and historic river tours on the Colorado River, from golf to hot air ballooning, there is no end to Yuma's recreational opportunities.

In the Yuma area, everyone can experience the scenic wonders of our beautiful desert.

Community Numbers

For information on Yuma and the surrounding areas contact the Yuma County Chamber of Commerce/Relocation Center (928)782-2567.

Driver's License/ Automobile Title/Registration 2165 E. Gila Ridge Road, on the corner of Pacific and Gila Ridge Road. Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm

Yuma Police 783-4421
Yuma Fire Dept 783.4461
Yuma Humane Soc 782-1621
Poison Control 1-800-222-1222
Somerton Police 627-2011
Somerton Fire Dept 627-9657
Wellton Police 785-4700
Wellton Fire Dept 785-3340
Rural Metro Fire Department
(county and unincorporated areas only)
Electricity - APS 782-7151
Natural Gas - Southwest Gas 1-800-248-7324
Telephone - Qwest 1-800-244-1111
Cable - Time Warner Cable 782-9853
Sanitation Collection - Suburban Sanitation 782-1015
Sanitation Collection - Mission Disposal & Recycling 928-819-7373
Water - Yuma 928-373-5076
Water - Foothills (Far West) 342-1238
  Education and School Registration
Yuma Elementary District #1 928-782-6581
Yuma County Crane School District #13 928-782-5183
Yuma Union High School District 928-726-1731
Arizona Western College
Northern Arizona University in Yuma
Harkins Theares (928) 329-9055
Main Street Cinemas (928) 819-0291

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593 South 4th Ave,
Yuma, Az 85364

Phone: 928-782-0405

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