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Apache County, Arizona (AZ)

County population in 2017: 71,606 (26% urban, 74% rural); it was 69,423 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,529
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 12,595
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 14,844
Renter-occupied apartments: 5,647 (it was 5,127 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

34%

Land area: 11205 sq. mi.

Water area: 13.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 6 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Apache County: 80.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (31.9%), Construction (12.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 60%
  • Government: 15%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 23%
  • Unpaid family work: 2%
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  • Races in Apache County, AZ (2017)
    • 54,23778.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 13,64419.7%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4,6116.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,4762.1%Two or more races
    • 3780.5%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2930.4%Asian alone
    • 800.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 550.08%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

34.8 years
Arizona median age:

37.7 years
Males: 35,700  (49.9%)
Females: 35,906  (50.1%)
Average household size:
Apache County:

3.0 people
Arizona:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $31,671 ($23,344 in 1999)
This county:

$31,671
Arizona:

$56,581

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $328 (lower quartile is $210, upper quartile is $425)
This county:

$328
State:

$858


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $49,400 (it was $39,200 in 2000)
Apache:

$49,400
Arizona:

$223,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $18,600 - $112,100
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $953
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $149

Institutionalized population: 503

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 44
  • Burglaries: 77
  • Thefts: 143
  • Auto thefts: 3
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 96 buildings, average cost: $77,700
  • 1998: 100 buildings, average cost: $87,100
  • 1999: 89 buildings, average cost: $91,100
  • 2000: 104 buildings, average cost: $107,100
  • 2001: 82 buildings, average cost: $108,200
  • 2002: 79 buildings, average cost: $110,700
  • 2003: 99 buildings, average cost: $123,100
  • 2004: 124 buildings, average cost: $108,900
  • 2005: 143 buildings, average cost: $126,200
  • 2006: 198 buildings, average cost: $135,400
  • 2007: 170 buildings, average cost: $180,800
  • 2008: 79 buildings, average cost: $210,400
  • 2009: 69 buildings, average cost: $208,700
  • 2010: 48 buildings, average cost: $193,800
  • 2011: 40 buildings, average cost: $200,600
  • 2012: 21 buildings, average cost: $187,500
  • 2013: 31 buildings, average cost: $223,200
  • 2014: 38 buildings, average cost: $227,600
  • 2015: 29 buildings, average cost: $183,000
  • 2016: 36 buildings, average cost: $232,800
  • 2017: 44 buildings, average cost: $233,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Apache, AZ residents
Average permit cost in Apache, AZ
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $551 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $375 (1.3%)

Distribution of median household income in Apache, AZ in 2017
Distribution of house value in Apache, AZ in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Apache, AZ in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 33.6%
Apache County:

33.6%
Arizona:

14.9%
(11.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.0% for Black residents, 18.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 40.5% for American Indian residents, 59.4% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 8.3% for other race residents, 27.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 34.8 years old
(Males: 32.7 years old, Females: 35.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 50.5 years old, Black residents: 60.0 years old, American Indian residents: 31.1 years old, Asian residents: 65.9 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23.2 years old, Other race residents: 51.9 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Apache County is $426 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $504 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $699 a month.

Cities in this county include: Sweetwater, Chinle, Fort Defiance, Eagar, St. Johns, Window Rock, Puerco, Springerville, Lukachukai, Many Farms.

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

2018 air pollution in Apache County:

Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual: 15.8 µg/m3. Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Dickenson County, Virginia , Hancock County, Tennessee , Ottawa County, Oklahoma , Washington County, Oklahoma , Smith County, Tennessee , Seward County, Kansas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

9.7%
Arizona:

4.6%

Unemployment by year in Apache, AZ
County total employment by year in Apache, AZ
County average yearly wages by year in Apache, AZ

Current college students: 3,235
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 12.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 980 (53.3% naturalized citizens)

Apache County:

1.4%
Whole state:

13.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 4002010 or later
  • 2832000 to 2009
  • 2481990 to 1999
  • 1131980 to 1989
  • 1191970 to 1979
  • 113Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 78.0%

Apache County marital status for males Apache County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 23,408
  • One, attached: 247
  • Two: 576
  • 3 or 4: 1,019
  • 5 to 9: 415
  • 10 to 19: 16
  • 20 or more: 63
  • Mobile homes: 7,120

Housing units in Apache County with a mortgage: 3,998 (67 second mortgage, 53 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 12,137

Here:

20.0% with mortgage
State:

64.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Apache County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other15,37735
Catholic15,00013
Evangelical Protestant3,83473
Mainline Protestant71511
None36,592-
Apache County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 11
Apache County:

1.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Apache County:

4.74 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 20
This county:

2.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.21 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Apache County:

12.8%
Arizona:

8.0%

Adult obesity rate:
Apache County:

31.5%
State:

22.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.2%
State:

14.2%

Agriculture in Apache County:

Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $22,721
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $44.97
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 97.13%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $24,959
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 100.00%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $29,452
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.43%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.11%
Vegetables: 25 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 31 acres

Earthquake activity:

Apache County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Arizona state average. It is 325% 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 414.1 miles away from Apache County 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 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 403.0 miles away from the county center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 393.7 miles away from the county center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 415.1 miles away from the county 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 404.4 miles away from Apache County center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 540.6 miles away from the county center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Arizona Wallow Fire, Incident Period: June 01, 2011 to June 28, 2011, Fire Management Assistance Declared: June 02, 2011, FEMA Id: 2915, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Arizona Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 20, 2010 to January 29, 2010, Emergency Declared EM-3307: January 24, 2010, FEMA Id: 3307, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Arizona Severe Winter Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: January 18, 2010 to January 22, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1888: March 18, 2010, FEMA Id: 1888, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • Arizona Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3241: September 12, 2005, FEMA Id: 3241, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Arizona Three Forks Fire, Incident Period: June 08, 2004 to June 17, 2004, Fire Management Assistance Declared: June 09, 2004, FEMA Id: 2520, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Arizona Wildfires, Incident Period: June 18, 2002 to July 07, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1422: June 25, 2002, FEMA Id: 1422, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Arizona Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Flooding, Incident Period: January 05, 1993 to March 06, 1993, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-977: January 19, 1993, FEMA Id: 977, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Arizona SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: September 23, 1983 to October 10, 1983, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-691: October 05, 1983, FEMA Id: 691, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Arizona SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: March 04, 1978, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-551: March 04, 1978, FEMA Id: 551, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Arizona Drought, Incident Period: April 15, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3038: April 15, 1977, FEMA Id: 3038, Natural disaster type: Drought
  • 1 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Apache County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Fires: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Apache

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 13,403 (74.6%)
  • Carpooled: 1,893 (10.5%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 158 (0.9%)
  • Railroad: 2 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 179 (1.0%)
  • Bicycle: 25 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 1,034 (5.8%)
  • Worked at home: 1,329 (7.4%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (40%)
  • Educational services (27%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (2%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (45%)
  • India (14%)
  • Guatemala (7%)
  • Philippines (5%)
  • Ghana (5%)
  • Liberia (4%)
  • Vietnam (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Apache County


  • American (3%)
  • German (1%)
  • English (1%)
  • Irish (1%)
  • British (1%)
  • Italian (0%)
  • Scotch-Irish (0%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Apache County, Arizona in 2000:

  • 349 people in state prisons
  • 216 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 167 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 146 people in nursing homes
  • 78 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 64 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 55 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 52 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 45 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 37 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the intellectually disabled
  • 33 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 17 people in religious group quarters
  • 15 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 14 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 12 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 9 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 7 people in other group homes
  • 6 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 5 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 5 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 5 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

People in group quarters in Apache County, Arizona in 2010:

  • 333 people in state prisons
  • 204 people in college/university student housing
  • 117 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 95 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 51 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 49 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 36 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 32 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 14 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 7 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 3 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $41,827.

10.87% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,978 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.87%
Arizona average:

6.11%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.17% relocated from other counties in Arizona ($13,604 average AGI)
6.70% relocated from other states ($20,374 average AGI)
Apache County:

6.70%
Arizona average:

4.37%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from McKinley County, NM  2.23% ($26,230 average AGI)
from San Juan County, NM  1.84% ($28,195)
from Maricopa County, AZ  1.67% ($36,964)
from Navajo County, AZ  1.34% ($30,677)
from Coconino County, AZ  0.48% ($30,688)
from Bernalillo County, NM  0.25% ($30,040)
from Pima County, AZ  0.22% ($36,977)


9.12% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,296 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.12%
Arizona average:

5.15%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.35% relocated to other counties in Arizona ($14,791 average AGI)
4.77% relocated to other states ($19,506 average AGI)
Apache County:

4.77%
Arizona average:

3.39%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to McKinley County, NM  1.60% ($26,437 average AGI)
to Maricopa County, AZ  1.52% ($27,747)
to Navajo County, AZ  1.50% ($28,395)
to San Juan County, NM  0.70% ($31,833)
to Coconino County, AZ  0.60% ($32,454)
to Bernalillo County, NM  0.31% ($31,274)
to Pima County, AZ  0.21% ($33,667)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 22.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 18.7

Births per 1000 population in Apache County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 6.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 8.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Apache County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.1

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Apache County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 23.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 14.6%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Apache County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Apache County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Apache County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Apache County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Apache County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Apache County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 8,412 (6,781 aged, 1,631 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 2,864 (13%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Apache County, Arizona in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (331)
  • Person injured in unspecified motor-vehicle accident, traffic (328)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (321)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (282)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (271)
  • Unspecified dementia (198)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (184)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (175)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (167)
  • Intentional self-harm by hanging, strangulation and suffocation (165)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 26%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 22%

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 146.5. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Cut/Pierce - 46.0
  • Other - 100.5

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 217.7. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Suffocation - 115.1
  • Firearm - 67.0
  • Other - 35.6

Household type by relationship:

Households: 71,606
  • In family households: 62,535 (4,991 male householders, 8,669 female householders)
    7,777 spouses, 27,348 children (25,989 natural, 318 adopted, 1,041 stepchildren), 6,551 grandchildren, 1,633 brothers or sisters, 1,576 parents, 3,013 other relatives, 977 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 7,823 (3,753 male householders (3,520 living alone)), 3,137 female householders (2,753 living alone)), 933 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,248

Size of family households: 5,727 2-persons, 3,074 3-persons, 1,627 4-persons, 1,321 5-persons, 864 6-persons, 1,047 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 6,273 1-person, 597 2-persons, 20 4-persons.

8,206 married couples with children.
6,381 single-parent households (1,893 men, 4,488 women).

44.8% of residents of Apache speak English at home.
3.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (75% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (89% speak English very well, 11% speak English well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (61% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
51.9% of residents speak other language at home (76% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 6% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $1,019,880,000 ($14,802 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $4,909,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $138,412,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $96,990,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $53,838,000
Federal grants: $598,030,000
Federal procurement contracts: $36,637,000 ($1,444,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $95,974,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $710,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $14,667,000
Federal Government insurance: $6,698,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 6,401
Here:

92 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,800
Here:

40 per 1000 residents
State:

37 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +112
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+28 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -3,713
Here -54 per 1000 residents
State +69 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Apache County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 5.00 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

4.7
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.3

Year house built in Apache County, Arizona
  • Year house built in Apache County, Arizona
  • 2892014 or later
  • 8572010 to 2013
  • 5,4102000 to 2009
  • 6,5691990 to 1999
  • 7,8941980 to 1989
  • 7,2831970 to 1979
  • 2,2501960 to 1969
  • 1,1081950 to 1959
  • 4961940 to 1949
  • 7081939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Apache County, Arizona
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Apache County, Arizona
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Apache County, Arizona
  • 1,5781 room
  • 5582 rooms
  • 8483 rooms
  • 4,3614 rooms
  • 5,0585 rooms
  • 2,1406 rooms
  • 6967 rooms
  • 8038 rooms
  • 3929+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Apache County, Arizona
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Apache County, Arizona
  • 6481 room
  • 972 rooms
  • 1013 rooms
  • 1,0984 rooms
  • 1,2525 rooms
  • 7816 rooms
  • 1397 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Apache County, Arizona
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Apache County, Arizona
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Apache County, Arizona
  • 1,652no bedroom
  • 9451 bedroom
  • 4,5442 bedrooms
  • 6,6323 bedrooms
  • 2,4514 bedrooms
  • 2105+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Apache County, Arizona
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Apache County, Arizona
  • 648no bedroom
  • 2601 bedroom
  • 1,1952 bedrooms
  • 1,5583 bedrooms
  • 4254 bedrooms
  • 305+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Apache County, Arizona in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Apache County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Apache County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 2,110no vehicle
  • 5,6791 vehicle
  • 4,9012 vehicles
  • 2,3323 vehicles
  • 7304 vehicles
  • 6825+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Apache County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Apache County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 534no vehicle
  • 1,9411 vehicle
  • 1,1292 vehicles
  • 3913 vehicles
  • 694 vehicles
  • 525+ vehicles

94.4% of Apache County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 68% lived in Arizona.

Apache County:

94.4%
State average:

82.4%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 53,417
  • Other state: 16,955
  • Northeast: 964
  • Midwest: 2,508
  • South: 1,458
  • West: 12,025
Year householders moved into unit in Apache County, AZ
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Apache County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 73.6%Wood
  • 11.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 10.6%Electricity
  • 2.0%Utility gas
  • 0.9%Other fuel
  • 0.7%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.1%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 37.3%Electricity
  • 30.8%Utility gas
  • 23.1%Wood
  • 8.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 111
Here:

1.2%
Arizona:

8.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 172
Here:

3.2%
Arizona:

6.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 516
Here:

14.7%
Arizona:

13.0%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Apache County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $1,845,000
    Regular Highways: $2,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $259,000
    Regular Highways: $129,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $5,742,000
    Police Protection: $2,114,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,035,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,615,000
    Financial Administration: $1,520,000
    Health - Other: $875,000
    General Public Buildings: $564,000
    Correctional Institutions: $474,000
    General - Other: $401,000
    Housing and Community Development: $287,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $259,000
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,042,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $192,486,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $172,486,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $20,000,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,840,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,390,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $450,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $8,753,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $736,000
    General Revenue - Other: $425,000
    Special Assessments: $11,000
    Sale of Property: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,387,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $476,900,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $11,192,000
    Highways: $9,622,000
    Other: $9,498,000
  • Tax - Property: $12,048,000
    Other License: $138,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $235,000

Apache County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $1,845,000
    Regular Highways: $2,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $259,000
    Regular Highways: $129,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $5,742,000
    Police Protection: $2,114,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,035,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,615,000
    Financial Administration: $1,520,000
    Health - Other: $875,000
    General Public Buildings: $564,000
    Correctional Institutions: $474,000
    General - Other: $401,000
    Housing and Community Development: $287,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $259,000
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,042,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $192,486,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $172,486,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $20,000,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,840,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,390,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $450,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $8,753,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $736,000
    General Revenue - Other: $425,000
    Special Assessments: $11,000
    Sale of Property: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,387,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $476,900,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $11,192,000
    Highways: $9,622,000
    Other: $9,498,000
  • Tax - Property: $12,048,000
    Other License: $138,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $235,000

Apache County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $1,845,000
    Regular Highways: $2,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $259,000
    Regular Highways: $129,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $5,742,000
    Police Protection: $2,114,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,035,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,615,000
    Financial Administration: $1,520,000
    Health - Other: $875,000
    General Public Buildings: $564,000
    Correctional Institutions: $474,000
    General - Other: $401,000
    Housing and Community Development: $287,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $259,000
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,042,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $192,486,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $172,486,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $20,000,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,840,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,390,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $450,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $8,753,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $736,000
    General Revenue - Other: $425,000
    Special Assessments: $11,000
    Sale of Property: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,387,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $476,900,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $11,192,000
    Highways: $9,622,000
    Other: $9,498,000
  • Tax - Property: $12,048,000
    Other License: $138,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $235,000

Apache County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $1,845,000
    Regular Highways: $2,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $259,000
    Regular Highways: $129,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $5,742,000
    Police Protection: $2,114,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,035,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,615,000
    Financial Administration: $1,520,000
    Health - Other: $875,000
    General Public Buildings: $564,000
    Correctional Institutions: $474,000
    General - Other: $401,000
    Housing and Community Development: $287,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $259,000
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,042,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $192,486,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $172,486,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $20,000,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,840,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,390,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $450,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $8,753,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $736,000
    General Revenue - Other: $425,000
    Special Assessments: $11,000
    Sale of Property: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,387,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $476,900,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $11,192,000
    Highways: $9,622,000
    Other: $9,498,000
  • Tax - Property: $12,048,000
    Other License: $138,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $235,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 4,521
  • Number of aged recipients: 846
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 3,675
  • Number of recipients under 18: 616
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 2,032
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 1,873
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 1,804
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 1,993
Most common first names in Apache County, AZ among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary21878.6 years
John19976.3 years
Joe9473.8 years
James8369.5 years
Robert7163.3 years
Hosteen6986.4 years
Frank6473.7 years
Ason6486.7 years
Tom6277.8 years
Sam6174.5 years
Most common last names in Apache County, AZ among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Begay51073.9 years
Yazzie32769.5 years
Tsosie17070.9 years
Nez12367.3 years
Benally10870.1 years
Lee9369.6 years
James8464.8 years
Brown7671.2 years
Smith6970.2 years
Chee5969.8 years
Businesses in Apache County, AZ
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware2H&R Block2
Alco Stores2Holiday Inn1
Arby's1McDonald's2
Best Western2Quality1
Burger King2SONIC Drive-In1
Church's Chicken2Safeway1
Circle K3Subway3
Dairy Queen1Taco Bell1
Dennys1True Value1
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul5
FedEx1UPS1

Apache County on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"