Photo used with permission of Ron Chilston.

Welcome to the Town of Jerome

Jerome, Arizona, incorporated in 1899, is located in Yavapai County, approximately 100 miles north of Phoenix and 45 miles southwest of Flagstaff on State Highway 89A. The town sits perched on a hillside at an elevation of over 5,000 feet in the Black Hills of Arizona. 




Effective until further notice: 

  1. Water shall be conserved both inside and outside the home or business using best practices available to minimize waste.
  2. Outdoor water usage shall not occur between the hours of 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM.
  3. Automobile washing shall only be undertaken with a bucket and hose with shut off nozzle, or other water saving devices such as a pressure washer.
  4. No person shall waste water.
  5. Cooling of outdoor areas with water or misting devices is prohibited.
  6. Restaurants shall serve water to customers upon request only, and shall display table tents or other types of public notice to this affect.
  7. Construction projects are required to use reclaimed water or effluent, and/or supply their own water for construction and dust control purposes.  
  8. Violation of these restrictions shall be subject to penalties as follows:
    1. First violation - $25 fine
    2. Second violation - $100 fine
    3. Third violation - $250 fine
    4. Fourth violation – $250 fine plus water service shut off, with the provision that all outstanding penalties must be paid prior to reconnection of water service
These restrictions are reflected in the recently adopted DROUGHT AND WATER SHORTAGE PREPAREDNESS PLAN. Click through to read the entire document. 

2016 marks the 50th Anniversary of Jerome's recognition as a National Historic District. 
Read the proclamation issued by Council! 

Physical address:   600 Clark Street, Jerome, Arizona

Mailing Address:  P.O. Box 335, Jerome, AZ  86331-0335

Phone 928-634-7943
Fax 928-634-0715
Hours: Mon - Thurs 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Jerome Fire Dept.

Jerome Police Dept.

Yavapai County

Yavapai County Sheriff

Historical Society

Humane Society

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