Safford, Arizona is a small town in eastern Arizona. The city had about 9,500 people living in it during the time of the last census. Although the people living in Safford might disagree, it’s actually most well known around the country for being next to Thatcher, Arizona, the home of Eastern Arizona College, a community college with a few thousand students. Thus, if you’re looking at Safford apartments because you’re moving there for a job or some other reason, it would be wise to include Thatcher as a part of your search as well.
When you combine Thatcher’s population with the population of Safford, you end up with about 15,000 people, still a small town but reasonably larger. This is the first reason why it’s such a good idea when you’re searching for apartments in Safford to also include Thatcher. It widens the search by another 50% or so and increases your chances of finding a quality apartment. As you might have guessed, the options are going to still be somewhat limited because the towns are relatively small, but there are several great apartment complexes when you combine both cities together.
The real reasons to include Thatcher in your apartment search are twofold. First off, it’s incredibly close to Safford, so if you’re able to find a high quality apartment in Thatcher you’re still not going to have to drive very far. The towns are virtually side by side, so if you find an apartment that you love that’s in Thatcher but you work in Safford you’re not going to have to worry about spending a huge amount of time community back and forth. Depending on where your job is in Safford and where your apartment in Thatcher is you might even be a little bit closer.
However, the real reason to include Thatcher in your search is because Eastern Arizona College is there. If there’s one thing that you should probably know about universities and colleges is that their students like to live off campus in apartments. Thus, the simple fact that there’s a college in Thatcher means there are a great deal more apartments in the city. Thus, when you include Thatcher in your search you’re growing the list of possible apartment complexes that you might want to live in by a great deal.
Of course, when you include the town of Thatcher in your apartment search you’re also including The Revival, a series of dozens of high quality apartments that are popular both among residents and among students at Eastern Arizona College. The apartments at The Revival truly are great. They’re conveniently located in the heart of the two so it’s easy to get from one location to another, they’re reasonably priced, and they come with all sorts of great amenities. There’s a reason why they’re easily the most popular apartment complex in the city. To see for yourself why so many people are choosing The Revival over the other apartment complexes in the area check out their website by clicking on their name above.