Bouse (ˈbaʊs rhymes with "house") is a census-designated place (CDP) and ghost town in La Paz County, Arizona, United States. Founded in 1908 as a mining camp, the economy of Bouse is now based on tourism, agriculture, and retirees. The population was 996 at the 2010 census. It was originally named Brayton after the store owner John Brayton Martin.
Bouse is located north of the center of La Paz County at (33.933657, -114.008268). Arizona State Route 72 passes through the community, leading northwest to Parker and southeast to Hope.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the Bouse CDP has a total area of , all land.
Camp Bouse, east in Butler Valley, is the former site of a World War II US Army tank training camp. Although the buildings are gone, a few foundations remain, as do some of the tank tracks from World War II. There is a Camp Bouse memorial monument in Bouse.
Bouse first appeared on the 1920 U.