Why locate your business in the Tri-State area?
The communities of Bullhead City, Golden Valley, Mohave Valley and Fort Mohave (Arizona), Laughlin (Nevada) and Needles (California) all function as one market.
The Tri-State is between the fastest growing metropolitan cities in the US (Las Vegas and Phoenix) for the past three decades and within 3 hours of Southern, California.
A population of over 30 million people are within a hour travel time by air.
Located along the Colorado River, the Tri-State area is well recognized for its warm weather, gaming and water recreation, drawing a large population of residents and visitors alike year-round.
Several years ago the Census Bureau began studying smaller, growing communities, and using their historical data, researched these communities back to 1990. The Bureau defined these new communities as Micropolitan areas.
There are 560 Micropolitan areas in the US
From 1990 to 2003, in actual population growth Mohave County ranked 1st out of all 560 Micropolitan areas in the US.
From 1990 to 2000 Mohave County grew from 93,497 to 155,032 - an increase of 61,535 - and percentage increase of 65.8%.
From 2000 to 2003 Mohave County had a population increase of 16,335 or 10.5%.
Why? "Amenity Migration" - people are moving - BUYING - where they like to play.And with baby boomers now beginning to inherit their parents' wealth, this growth will continue to increase.