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Globe is a city in Gila County, in the Payson metro area.

It is the county seat.

The community was named for a sphere-shaped silver nugget.

The latitude of Globe is 33.394N. The longitude is -110.785W.

It is in the Mountain Standard time zone. Elevation is 3,510 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 7,254.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$33,071
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Globe demographic reports
Globe is in the Pinal Mountains.
Former and merged names include:
· Globe City
The discovery of silver here in 1876 led to rapid growth; the community later became a center for copper mining.
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 66. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 8.8 per 1,000 people.
Filming location for:
· 1988 movie, "Midnight Run"
· 1997 movie, "U-Turn"
Local festivals include:
  • Gila County Fair - Sept. 13-16, 2007
  • Apache Jii Day - Oct. 13, 2007
Dates often change. Check Globe web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Tonto National Forest
Globe attractions: Casino
Historic routes: Apache Trail
Historic sites and museums: Besh-ba-Gowah Indian Ruin, Gila County Museum

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Ancestry & family history

9% of Globe residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Globe ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Globe was $16,128, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

19% of Globe residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Globe festival dates:

Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Globe, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $359.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $778.


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Libraries in Globe include Globe Public Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Globe include Arizona Silver Belt

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Gila County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Globe political report.

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The average commute time for Globe workers is 16 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

Travel

Hotels in Globe include Comfort Inn at Round Mountain Park, Days Inn, Motel 6 Globe, Super 8, Travelodge.

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