Apache County, Arizona


The Catholic Church in St. Johns
The Catholic Church in St. Johns

Apache County is in northeastern Arizona with New Mexico to the east and Utah to the north. Apache County consists of 11,205 square miles of land and 14 square miles of water, making Apache County the 6th largest county in the 48 contiguous states.

Canyon de Chelly is completely contained in Apache County. Parts of Petrified Forest National Park and the Navajo and Fort Apache Indian Reservations are also in Apache County. The county seat is St. Johns.

 
Fast Facts about Apache County, Arizona
Types of Jobs:
Private Sector, wages or salary: 49%
Government Sector: 45%
Unincorporated, Self-Employed: 6%
Cost of Living Index for Apache County: 80.9
Median Resident Age: 32.0 Years
2014 Estimates:
Median Household Income: $26,400
Median Home Value: $84,400
Major Industries:
Educational Services, Government, Construction, Health Care, Lodging & Food Services, Utilities, Social Services, Repair & Maintenance, Retail Services, Professional Services
 
2010 Population Demographics
Total Population
71,518
Males
35,678
Females
35,840
Population by Age
Under 18
22,660
18 & over
48,858
20-24
4,728
25-34
7,833
35-49
12,891
50-64
12,651
65 & over
8,268
Population by Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino
4,113
Non Hispanic or Latino
67,405
Population by Race
White
16,634
African-American
175
Asian
203
Native American
52,154
Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
26
Other
904
Two or more
1,422
 
Apache County Pages
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