Show Low is a city located in Navajo County in the northeastern part of the state of Arizona, United States. Show Low was founded in 1870 by Mormon pioneers.

The city's name is derived from a card game that two pioneers, C.E. Cooley and Marion Clark, played to determine who would get to choose the name of the town.

Clark reportedly said, "If you show low, you win," and Cooley replied, "Show low it is."

Here are some facts about Show Low:
  1. Population: As of 2020, Show Low's estimated population was around 12,000.

  2. Climate: Show Low has a cool and dry climate with mild summers and cold winters. Average temperatures range from 22°F in the winter to 82°F in the summer.

  3. Economy: The city's economy is based on tourism, healthcare, education, and retail. Major employers include Summit Healthcare Regional Medical Center, Show Low Unified School District, and Walmart.

  4. Education: Show Low is served by the Show Low Unified School District, which includes several elementary schools, a middle school, and a high school. There are also several private schools in the area.

  5. Recreation: Show Low offers a wide variety of outdoor recreation opportunities, including hiking, camping, fishing, boating, and hunting.The city is surrounded by the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest, which offers many recreational opportunities. The city also has several parks and recreational areas, including Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area, Show Low City Park, and Show Low Bluff Trail. The City of Show Low has a broad range of facilities including a 18-hole golf course (5 more golf couses within a 15-mile radius of Show Low), an Archery range, a Bowling alley, a Multi-screen theater and a Public library. Show Low also offers many athletic facilities such an indoor aquatic center, lighted softball and baseball fields, handball and basketball court facilities, and tennis courts.

  6. Transportation: Show Low is located along US Highway 60, which connects the city to other cities in the region. The nearest airport is Show Low Regional Airport, which provides commercial and general aviation services.

  7. Culture: Show Low is home to several cultural institutions, including the Show Low Historical Society Museum and the White Mountain Symphony Orchestra. The city also hosts several annual events, including the Show Low Days Festival, the Show Low Bluff International Balloon Festival, and the Fall Artisans Festival.

  8. Health Care: Show Low is served by Summit Healthcare Regional Medical Center, a 140-bed hospital that provides comprehensive medical services to residents and visitors.

  9. Government: Show Low has a council-manager form of government, with a mayor and six council members who are elected by the residents. The city's administration is headed by a city manager who is appointed by the council.

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