Apache Junction, Arizona

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Population in 2013: 37,130 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +16.7%
 
Males: 17,851  (48.1%)
Females: 19,279  (51.9%)
Median resident age:  50.0 years
Arizona median age:  36.8 years

Zip codes: 85118, 85119, 85120.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $37,200 (it was $33,170 in 2000)
Apache Junction:

$37,200
AZ:

$48,510

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,781 (it was $16,806 in 2000)

Apache Junction city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $99,470 (it was $74,000 in 2000)
Apache Junction:

$99,470
AZ:

$166,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $787.

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  • Races in Apache Junction, AZ (2013)

    Apache Junction races chart
    • 29,89080.4%White alone
    • 5,35214.4%Hispanic
    • 9722.6%Two or more races
    • 5741.5%Black alone
    • 3140.8%American Indian alone
    • 1700.5%Asian alone
    • 180.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 60.02%Other race alone

Races in Apache Junction detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Apache Junction: 91.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (21.7%), Irish (10.2%), English (9.1%), United States (4.4%), Italian (3.4%), French (2.6%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Incorporated in 1978

Elevation: 1722 feet

Land area: 34.2 square miles.

Population density: 1,085 people per square mile   (low).

Apache Junction,AZ real estate house value index trend

Apache Junction, Arizona map

For population 25 years and over in Apache Junction:

  • High school or higher: 86.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 11.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Apache Junction city:

  • Never married: 17.9%
  • Now married: 53.0%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 19.0%

2,299 residents are foreign born (3.0% Latin America, 1.6% North America, 0.6% Europe).

This city:

6.2%
Arizona:

13.5%



According to our research of Arizona and other state lists there were 57 registered sex offenders living in Apache Junction, Arizona as of September 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Apache Junction to the number of sex offenders is 642 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,076 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $498 (0.9%)

Apache Junction satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Pinal, AZ (9.9 miles , pop. 59,965).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Mesa, AZ (11.5 miles , pop. 396,375).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (31.5 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Gold Camp, AZ (2.6 miles ), North Pinal, AZ (3.1 miles ), Mesa, AZ (3.4 miles ), Queen Creek, AZ (3.6 miles ), Gilbert, AZ (3.6 miles ), San Tan Valley, AZ (3.9 miles ), Salt River, AZ (4.0 miles ), Queen Valley, AZ (4.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 362 buildings, average cost: $80,200
  • 1998: 702 buildings, average cost: $70,500
  • 1999: 796 buildings, average cost: $74,000
  • 2000: 293 buildings, average cost: $76,600
  • 2001: 472 buildings, average cost: $105,000
  • 2002: 268 buildings, average cost: $88,400
  • 2003: 190 buildings, average cost: $86,900
  • 2004: 100 buildings, average cost: $92,600
  • 2005: 144 buildings, average cost: $108,900
  • 2006: 222 buildings, average cost: $111,900
  • 2007: 143 buildings, average cost: $127,900
  • 2008: 37 buildings, average cost: $158,900
  • 2009: 36 buildings, average cost: $143,500
  • 2010: 104 buildings, average cost: $130,800
  • 2011: 57 buildings, average cost: $118,200
  • 2012: 183 buildings, average cost: $129,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.41 N, Longitude: 111.55 W

Apache Junction nicknames or aliases (official or unofficial): Home of the Superstition Mountains, Gateway to Legends, Lakes, Leisure, and Lost Treasure

Daytime population change due to commuting: -4,177 (-11.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,988 (18.3%)

Apache Junction household income distribution Apache Junction home values distribution

Crime rates in Apache Junction by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 001110420341
per 100,000 0.00.02.92.92.90.012.96.30.09.011.02.7
Rapes 19412121413186815513
per 100,000 57.711.834.534.340.538.858.219.024.345.113.835.1
Robberies 1220132161926311514821
per 100,000 36.559.137.460.017.356.784.198.345.642.122.056.8
Assaults 6384729293131928481766795
per 100,000 191.4248.3207.1262.7268.8390.7297.5266.5246.4228.7184.3256.9
Burglaries 431514432419385N/A316319296266308236
per 100,000 1,309.61,519.21,242.71,196.41,112.8N/A1,021.81,012.0900.5800.6847.4638.1
Thefts 8931,0821,2351,0969861,2801,127920780697848719
per 100,000 2,713.53,198.03,552.63,129.62,850.03,817.23,644.32,918.72,373.12,097.82,333.11,944.0
Auto thefts 193204213180234225234208124808370
per 100,000 586.4602.9612.7514.0676.4671.0756.7659.9377.3240.8228.4189.3
Arson 55161361451611301
per 100,000 15.214.846.037.117.341.816.250.833.59.00.02.7
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 299.0) 363.5381.4386.4375.4364.2438.2461.7372.6287.2288.4262.6254.2

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Apache Junction detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 85 (56 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.53
Arizona average:

1.85

Apache Junction tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.2%
Arizona:

7.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +13,425 (+73.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (18%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Apache Junction: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Apache Junction, Arizona

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Earthquake activity:

Apache Junction-area historical earthquake activity is near Arizona state average. It is 394% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 291.4 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 240.2 miles away from Apache Junction center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 290.5 miles away from the city center
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 249.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/15/1979 at 23:16:54, a magnitude 7.0 (5.7 MB, 6.9 MS, 7.0 ML, 6.4 MW) earthquake occurred 240.5 miles away from Apache Junction center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 440.1 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Pinal County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Fires: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Apache Junction topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Apache Junction:

  • APACHE JUNCTION DIALYSIS (FMC) (11540 E UNIVERSITY DR STE 109)
  • APACHE JUNCTION HLTH CENTER (2012 WEST SOUTHERN AVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Apache Junction:

  • MOUNTAIN VISTA MEDICAL CENTER, LP Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; MESA, AZ)
  • SPRINGDALE VILLAGE HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MESA, AZ)
  • SUN VALLEY HOME CARE II, LLC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; MESA, AZ)
  • RESTORA HOSPITAL OF MESA (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MESA, AZ)
  • EAST VALLEY DIALYSIS (FMC) (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; MESA, AZ)
  • BANNER HEART HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; MESA, AZ)
  • BANNER BAYWOOD MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; MESA, AZ)

Heliports located in Apache Junction:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Apache Junction:

  • Arizona State University-Polytechnic (about 11 miles; Mesa, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 3,311)
  • Chandler-Gilbert Community College (about 17 miles; Chandler, AZ; FT enrollment: 8,047)
  • Mesa Community College (about 19 miles; Mesa, AZ; FT enrollment: 14,726)
  • Scottsdale Community College (about 21 miles; Scottsdale, AZ; FT enrollment: 6,030)
  • Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale (about 22 miles; Scottsdale, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,123)
  • Arizona State University-Skysong (about 22 miles; Scottsdale, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,445)
  • Arizona State University-Tempe (about 23 miles; Tempe, AZ; FT enrollment: 45,951)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Apache Junction:

Private elementary/middle schools in Apache Junction:

  • BRIDGES EARLY CHILDHOOD ED (Students: 127; Location: 10257 E APACHE TRL; Grades: PK - KG)
  • MOUNTAIN VIEW LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 54; Location: 2122 S GOLDFIELD RD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • MOUNTAIN BROOK MONTESSORI ACADEMY (Students: 25; Location: 201 N IRONWOOD DR; Grades: PK - KG)
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Library in Apache Junction:

  • APACHE JUNCTION PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,025,368; Location: 1177 N. IDAHO RD.; 85,732 books; 43,157 e-books; 5,834 audio materials; 15,150 video materials; 24 local licensed databases; 39 state licensed databases; 10 other licensed databases; 143 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Apache Junction: Larkspur Ranch (A), Superstition Substation (B), Apache Junction Wastewater Treatment Plant (C), Apache Junction Landfill (D), Apache Junction Municipal Court (E), Apache Junction Public Library (F), Apache Junction Fire District Station 263 (G), Apache Junction Fire District Station 261 (H), Apache Junction Police Department (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Apache-Meridian Plaza Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Apache Junction include: Gospel Tabernacle (A), Epiphany Lutheran Church (B), Desert Chapel United Methodist Church (C), Crossroads Southern Baptist Church (D), Cornerstone Wesleyan Church (E), Community Christian Church (F), Church of Christ (G), Calvary Chapel of East Mesa (H), Apache Junction Seventh Day Adventist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bulldog Wash (A), Weekes Wash (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Apache Junction include: Superstition Park West Number One (1), Superstition Park East Number Two (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Superstition Nature CNTR (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 4650 East Mammoth Mine Road) (1), Superstition Mountain Historical Society & Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 4087 North Apache Trail) (2), Goldfield Ghost Town & Mine Tours Inc (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 4650 East Mammoth Mine Road) (3), Prospector's Palace (Amusement & Theme Parks; Goldfield Ghost Town) (4), Country Entertainer (Arcades & Amusements; 1290 North Gold Drive) (5), Apache Trail Tours Superstition MTN Adventures (Tours & Charters; 4650 East Mammoth Mine Road) (6), Adventures West Tours (Tours & Charters; 1652 South Cedar Drive) (7). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Holiday Inn Express Apache Junction- Az (1101 W Apache Trl) (1), Apache Junction Motel (1680 West Apache Trail) (2), Apache Junction (251 East 29th Avenue) (3), Apache Junction Super 8 Motel (251 E 29th Ave) (4), Palm Springs Motel (950 South Royal Palm Road) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Court: Pinal County Government - Sheriffs Ofc- Justice Court Precinct No 7 (575 North Idaho Road) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Pinal County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 260. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

260
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.567. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.567
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 13.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.7
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.32. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.32
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 42.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

42.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 49.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

49.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.70. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.70
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Apache Junction and their reported violations in the past:

APACHE JUNCTION CITY OF (Population served: 13,657, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-10-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-10-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-10-2014)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In SEP-23-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-29-2011)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-26-2012)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 50 regular monitoring violations
  • 6 other older monitoring violations
ADOC EYMAN UNIT (Address: 1034 E PIMA AVE , Population served: 5,100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2014, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2014)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In SEP-27-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (DEC-09-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-14-2013), St Compliance achieved (DEC-09-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-15-2013)
  • 14 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 152 regular monitoring violations
  • 26 other older monitoring violations
PEAK VIEW RANCH (Population served: 282, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2014, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2014)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (3 times from DEC-23-2013 to FEB-13-2014), St Compliance achieved (FEB-19-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-19-2014)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In NOV-19-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-12-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-20-2010)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 5 regular monitoring violations
  • 6 other older monitoring violations
OAK CREEK UTILITY CORP (Address: 3880 S DE NIZA RD , Population served: 62, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-01-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-10-2008)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
NORTHERN SECTION 4 COOP (Address: 4925 N CACTUS RD , Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-29-2006), St Compliance achieved (NOV-22-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-29-2006), St Compliance achieved (NOV-22-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 20 routine major monitoring violations
  • 63 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 26.6%
(20.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.6% for Black residents, 31.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 17.0% for American Indian residents, 14.2% for other race residents, 32.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  60.2%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.8%
Whole state:  7.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Apache Junction in 2010:

  • 120 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 88 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 34 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 33 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 8 people in residential treatment centers for adults
168 people in homes for the physically handicapped in 2000
55 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Apache Junction, Arizona environmental map by EPA

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Apache Junction compared to Arizona state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Apache Junction (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: East Apache Trail Branch, Gold Canyon Branch, Apache Junction Branch, Apache Trail & Meridian Branch, Jasper Street & Kings Ranch Road Bra. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Gold Canyon Banking Center Branch at 5305 South Superstition Mountain Drive, branch established on 2007/04/23; Apache Junction Branch at 1148 West Apache Trail, branch established on 1976/05/03. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: West Apache Trail Safeway Branch at 3185 West Apache Trail, branch established on 2004/06/07. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Bank of America, National Association: Apache Junction Branch at 3160 West Apache Trail, branch established on 1963/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • SunBank, National Association: Apache Junction Branch at 2555 West Apache Trail, branch established on 2008/02/13. Info updated 2010/07/12: Bank assets: $31.4 mil, Deposits: $23.9 mil, headquarters in Phoenix, AZ, negative income in the last year, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Dickinson Financial Corporation Ii

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Apache Junction, Arizona:

  • Holiday Inn Express, 1101 W Apache JCT, Apache Junction, AZ 85220 , Phone: (480) 982-9200
  • Super 8 Motel, 251 E 29TH Ave, Apache Junction, AZ 85219 , Phone: (480) 288-8888
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Apache Junction, Arizona

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Arizona average:

12.5

Apache Junction travel time to work - commute Apache Junction mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (84%)
  • Utility gas (12%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Apache Junction city (based on Pinal County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic39,26820
Evangelical Protestant20,514155
Other15,39445
Mainline Protestant5,86921
Black Protestant3693
Orthodox2001
None294,156-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 34
Pinal County:

1.13 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Pinal County:

0.37 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 60
Pinal County:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 107
Here:

3.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.21 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.0%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Pinal County:

28.1%
Arizona:

22.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.4%
State:

14.2%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 18$98,693$65,7950$0
Other Government Administration 15$51,363$41,0900$0
Judicial and Legal 15$56,832$45,4660$0
Police Protection - Officers 58$340,097$70,3650$0
Police - Other 28$94,156$40,3530$0
Streets and Highways 25$102,435$49,1690$0
Parks and Recreation 28$103,970$44,55924$28,448
Housing and Community Development(Local) 15$80,128$64,1020$0
Local Libraries 14$50,594$43,3669$6,757
Totals for Government 216$978,268$54,34833$35,205

Apache Junction government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $2,081,000 ($56.05)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $4,709,000 ($126.82)
    General - Other: $3,587,000 ($96.61)
    Regular Highways: $2,619,000 ($70.54)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,687,000 ($45.43)
    Central Staff Services: $1,374,000 ($37.01)
    Water Utilities: $1,299,000 ($34.99)
    Libraries: $949,000 ($25.56)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $775,000 ($20.87)
    Financial Administration: $379,000 ($10.21)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $337,000 ($9.08)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $6,314,000 ($170.05)
    Regular Highways: $3,371,000 ($90.79)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $7,815,000 ($210.48)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $364,000 ($9.80)

Apache Junction government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $251,000 ($6.76)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $884,000 ($23.81)
    Interest Earnings: $688,000 ($18.53)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,908,000 ($78.32)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $7,022,000 ($189.12)
    Highways: $3,587,000 ($96.61)
    All Other: $747,000 ($20.12)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $7,976,000 ($214.81)
    NEC: $1,717,000 ($46.24)
    Property: $184,000 ($4.96)

Apache Junction government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $6,036,000 ($162.56)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $8,350,000 ($224.89)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $1,935,000 ($52.11)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $7,749,000 ($208.70)
    Other, NEC: $7,490,000 ($201.72)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $860,000 ($23.16)
    Water Utilities: $222,000 ($5.98)

Apache Junction government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $22,019,000 ($593.02)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,072,000 ($28.87)

11.03% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,016 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.03%
Arizona average:

5.73%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($467 average AGI)
Pinal County:

0.04%
Arizona average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Maricopa County, AZ  5.32% ($38,492 average AGI)
from Pima County, AZ  0.58% ($42,220)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.13% ($39,108)


11.31% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,309 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.31%
Arizona average:

5.60%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($133 average AGI)
Pinal County:

0.04%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Maricopa County, AZ  6.56% ($44,215 average AGI)
to Pima County, AZ  0.57% ($37,347)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.11% ($33,302)

Strongest AM radio stations in Apache Junction:

  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFNN (1510 AM; 22 kW; MESA, AZ; Owner: CRC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KXAM (1310 AM; 5 kW; MESA, AZ; Owner: EMBEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFYI (550 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KTAR (620 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KXEM (1010 AM; 15 kW; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES OF PHOENIX, INC.)
  • KDUS (1060 AM; 5 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: TEMPE RADIO, INC.)
  • KASA (1540 AM; 10 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KASA RADIO HOGAR, INC.)
  • KAZG (1440 AM; 5 kW; SCOTTSDALE, AZ; Owner: CACTUS RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Apache Junction:

  • KLVK (89.1 FM; FOUNTAIN HILLS, AZ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K210CP (89.9 FM; MESA, AZ; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K220HH (91.9 FM; MESA, AZ; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KEDJ (103.9 FM; GILBERT, AZ; Owner: NPR PHOENIX, LLC)
  • K206BL (89.1 FM; DREAMLAND, AZ; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KVVA-FM (107.1 FM; APACHE JUNCTION, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KMRR (100.3 FM; GLOBE, AZ; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KVJC (91.9 FM; GLOBE, AZ; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KRXS-FM (97.3 FM; GLOBE, AZ; Owner: LINDA C. POTYKA)
  • KCDX (103.1 FM; FLORENCE, AZ; Owner: DESERT WEST AIR RANCHERS CORPORATION)
  • KSLX-FM (100.7 FM; SCOTTSDALE, AZ; Owner: CACTUS RADIO, INC.)
  • KKLT (98.7 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KZON (101.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KKFR (92.3 FM; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KESZ (99.9 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KOOL-FM (94.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KNIX-FM (102.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KUPD (97.9 FM; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: TEMPE RADIO, INC.)
  • KFLR-FM (90.3 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJZZ (91.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: MARICOPA COUNTY COMM. COLLEGE DIST.)

TV broadcast stations around Apache Junction:

  • KAET (Channel 8; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • K57HX (Channel 57; MESA, AZ; Owner: KAZT, L.L.C.)
  • KCOS-LP (Channel 28; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: ARACELIS ORTIZ, EXECUTRIX OF THE ESTATE OF CARLOS ORTIZ)
  • KPHE-LP (Channel 19; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: U.S. INTERACTIVE, L.L.C.)
  • K42FD (Channel 42; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KDMA CHANNEL 25, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Apache Junction fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 32Number of bridges
  • 94m308ftTotal length
  • $7,033,000Total costs
  • 526,327Total average daily traffic
  • 50,514Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 41960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 201990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Apache Junction, AZ
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED214$100,878134$120,160342$164,5617$57,8031$8,023,21088$146,18861$115,457
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED12$104,85716$102,15359$163,2136$13,6130$011$107,03819$89,159
APPLICATIONS DENIED43$102,05240$140,001235$166,72333$53,0950$034$152,22060$82,918
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN20$103,16019$102,071122$162,20110$47,6520$023$113,99616$98,338
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS8$94,0756$127,27327$165,5100$00$03$162,3074$66,573

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0003.01 , 0003.03, 0003.04, 0003.05, 0003.06

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED14$122,3256$146,9203$100,2370$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED9$176,4243$165,4502$127,4453$125,067
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$93,5485$109,1162$156,3800$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$212,6130$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$72,0000$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0003.01 , 0003.03, 0003.04, 0003.05, 0003.06

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 238
  • Hazardous Condition: 64
  • Service Call: 39
  • Good Intent Call: 30

Incident types - Apache Junction

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Apache Junction, AZ
Most common first names in Apache Junction, AZ among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert34271.8 years
William31173.8 years
John30474.4 years
James25773.6 years
George21275.9 years
Charles18874.5 years
Mary17577.2 years
Donald15170.4 years
Richard12969.3 years
Dorothy11977.7 years
Most common last names in Apache Junction, AZ among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith10772.3 years
Johnson8575.4 years
Miller7177.9 years
Anderson5674.4 years
Jones5374.5 years
Davis4876.4 years
Brown4373.7 years
Wilson4374.9 years
Williams3974.5 years
Nelson3776.1 years
Businesses in Apache Junction, AZ
NameCountNameCount
99 Cents Only Stores1McDonald's1
Ace Hardware1OfficeMax1
Arby's1Papa John's Pizza1
AutoZone1Penske1
Best Western1Pizza Hut1
Blockbuster1RadioShack1
Burger King1SONIC Drive-In1
CVS1Safeway1
Carl\s Jr.1Starbucks3
Circle K4Subway3
Cricket Wireless1T-Mobile2
Dairy Queen1U-Haul6
Domino's Pizza1UPS4
FedEx5Vans1
Ford1Village Inn1
H&R Block3Vons1
KFC1Waffle House1
Kroger1Walgreens3
Little Caesars Pizza1Walmart1

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