Apache Junction Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Apache Junction, AZ

General Apache Junction Information

State: Arizona

County: Pinal County

Close cities: Apache Junction, AZ, Gilbert, AZ, Queen Creek, AZ, Tempe, AZ, Mesa, AZ, Queen Valley, AZ, Higley, AZ, Gold Camp, AZ, Fort Dowell, AZ

Apache Junction Population (census data)
Total 31,931 (-3.3% since 2000)
Male 15,602 (48.9%)
Female 16,329 (51.1%)

Population Density: 933 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 90.1 (US Avg is 100)

Apache Junction Elevation: 1,722 feet above sea level

Land Area: 34.2 square miles

Median Household Income: $46,465

Zip Codes: 85220, 85219, 85218, 85290, 85217, and 85278.

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Apache Junction Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (87.9%)
  • Hispanic (8.8%)
  • Other race (3.1%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • American Indian (1.8%)
  • Black (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (19.9%)
  • Irish (13.7%)
  • English (11.1%)
  • United States (6.7%)
  • Italian (4.2%)
  • French (4.1%)
Foriegn Born: 1,436 people (4.5%)
  • Latin America (53.5%)
  • North America (20.9%)
  • Europe (14.0%)
  • Asia (11.6%)

Local Apache Junction Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Arizona Diamondbacks
NFL Football: San Diego Chargers, Arizona Cardinals
NBA Basketball: Phoenix Suns
NHL Hockey: Phoenix Coyotes
NCAA Sports: Arizona State University, University of Arizona

Apache Junction School Information

High Schools
Apache Junction High School (2525 South Ironwood Road, Apache Junction, AZ, 85220 - Apache Junction Unified District District)
Apache Trail High School (945 West Apache Trail, Apache Junction, AZ, 85220 - Apache Trail Public Charter High School District)
Middle Schools
Desert Shadows Middle School (801 West Southern Avenue, Apache Junction, AZ, 85220 - Apache Junction Unified District District)
Thunder Mountain Middle School (3700 E 16th Avenue, Apache Junction, AZ, 85219 - Apache Junction Unified District District)
Elementary Schools
Avalon Elementary At San Marcos (1045 South San Marcos, Apache Junction, AZ, 85220 - Excalibur Charter School Inc. District)
Desert Vista Elementary School (3701 E Broadway, Apache Junction, AZ, 85219 - Apache Junction Unified District District)
Four Peaks Elementary School (1755 N Idaho Road, Apache Junction, AZ, 85219 - Apache Junction Unified District District)
Gold Canyon Elementary School (5810 South Alameda Road, Apache Junction, AZ, 85219 - Apache Junction Unified District District)
Peralta Trail Elementary School (10965 E Peralta Road, Apache Junction, AZ, 85218 - Apache Junction Unified District District)
Superstition Mountain Elementary School (550 South Ironwood, Apache Junction, AZ, 85220 - Apache Junction Unified District District)
Other/Private Schools
Apex Academy (945 West Apache Trail, Apache Junction, AZ, 85220 - Apex Public Charter Academy dba Apex Public Academy District)
Excalibur Charter School (10835 E Apache Trail, Apache Junction, AZ, 85220 - Excalibur Charter School Inc. District)
Morningstar Academy (1150 W Superstition Boulevard, Apache Junction, AZ, 85220 - Educational Administrative Services District)
Mountain Shadows Education Center (2805 South Ironwood Drive, Apache Junction, AZ, 85220 - Apache Junction Unified District District)

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