Welcome to Pima - Pioneers of the Valley
The Town of Pima is a small rural community nestled in the Gila Valley (named after the Gila River), near the foothills of majestic Mount Graham. Pima is at an elevation of 2,835 feet. Known as the "Pioneers of the Valley" – The Town of Pima was founded in 1879 and was first called Smithville. It was later known as the Village of Pima, and then became the Town of Pima when it was incorporated on May 1st, 1916. The Town of Pima is approximately 152 miles southeast of Phoenix; 128 miles northeast of Tucson; and 8 miles northwest of Thatcher in Graham County. Current population is approximately 2,500. The Town of Pima prides itself as a community with a rich history of friendly neighbors, high-quality schools, and a town government that cares deeply about its residents and visitors. Pima is a business-friendly community with exceptional amenities and accessible proximity to markets throughout the Southwest and Mexico.
News and Events:
Posted by: pimatownRegister at Pima Town Hall (110 W. Center, Pima) Mon-Thurs 8:30am-4:30pm. Evening registration clinics at Pima Town Hall will be on Thursday, August 10 and Friday, August 18 from 4-7pm. *Registration ends Friday, August 18, 2017. After August 18, there will be a $10 late fee, and those registering more than 3 will pay for all children. No forms will be accepted after August 25, 2017.
Posted by: pimatownPima Town Hall is now open Monday-Thursday from 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM and will be closed on Fridays.
Posted by: pimatownUnited Way Sponsorship $2,600.00 for officer on-body cameras
Posted by: pimatownSan Carlos Apache Nation Apache Gold Casino Revenue Sharing awards the Pima Police department with $3,480.00 for first-aid kits, flash lights, and officer and public safety items.
Posted by: pimatownThe Governor's Office of Highway Safety (GOHS) generously awarded a grant of $5,000.00 to the Pima Police Department to enhance our efforts toward Aggressive Driver/Occupant Safety and Driving Under the Influence (DUI) enforcement