Lake Havasu City

geographical name Lake Hav·a·su City \ ˈha-və-ˌsü \

Definition of Lake Havasu City

planned city in western Arizona population 52,527
Note: The city was founded in 1964 on the shore of Lake Havasu, which had been created by the construction in the 1930s of a dam across the Colorado River between California and Arizona 25 miles to the south of where Lake Havasu City was eventually built.

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