With a total area of a little over 11 sq. miles, Eagar is a small town of Apache county in the U.S. state of Arizona. The town was founded by J.T. Eager. Within a 30 minute drive, there is the largest ski resort of Arizona. The location of the town is just below the White Mountains.There are a number of educational institutes in the area and also a library. Residents are mainly engaged with these institutes apart from tourism. Milton W. Cooper was a notable resident of the town.