Both are rapidly adding more space which will bring many more opportunities. Kingman has it all, shopping, services and lots of things to do.
Local Kingman shopping includes a ROSS department store, Walmart Supercenter, Big K-Mart, Pet Co, Staples for office supplies, Big 5 Sporting Goods, Big Lots Store, Valentine's Spas for hot tubs and game room items, Walgreen's, Oak Peddlers Furniture, J.C. Pennys, Sears appliance and electronics store, Halmark Greeting Cards store, Payless Shoes, lots of dollar type stores, and most brands of cars and trucks.
Grocery shopping has many options including a Bashas' grocery store, Safeway has two stores, Smiths has a large grocery store, Walmart has a large grocery section, and there are 2 health food stores as well as many small convenience stores.
And lots more stores including several tack and feed stores, a Corral West Ranch Wear store, 5 auto parts stores, Radio Shack, Hastings Book Store, Wells Fargo and Chase Banks as well as several local banks and credit unions. For your home there is the Home Depot, True Value Hardware, and Ace Hardware. You'll find a major motorcycle dealer, Mother Road Harley Davidson that has a friendly attitude and a huge store.
Kingman is the cross-roads for lots of highways so there are plenty of service stations, tire dealers, RV dealers and repair, and 4 truck stops along the highways. There are several pawn shops to browse, and a tool store is a great place to buy all your tools, and spend some time just looking. And plenty of tourist & antique shops, gun shops, a yarn shop, a fabric shop, and a constantly growing variety of restaurants.
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There is public bus transportation which is constantly expanding.
Taxi services are available from a variety of companies.
Fire protection is only minutes away and ambulance service has a quick response via 911. A second hospital is under development.