Oatman is a former mining town in the Black Mountains of Mohave County, Arizona, United States. Located at an elevation of 2,710 feet (830 m), it began as a tent camp soon after two prospectors struck a $10 million gold find in 1915, though the area had been already settled for a number of years. Oatman's population grew to more than 3,500 in the course of a year.
Currently, Oatman has approximately 170 residents and 20 registered businesses.
Oatman Fire has trained Chief, Captains, Engineers, Firefighters, Paramedics, and EMT to better serve the community.
Oatman Fire is committed to the safety and well-being of everyone that resides or passes through our great town.
Oatman Fire District is the oldest fire district in Mohave County, it was established April 28 1916 and is still 100% volunteer.