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Apache Junction, Arizona
Welcome to Apache Junction ...
A typical abbreviation for Apache Junction: Apache Jct. (or less commonly used: Apache Jctn.)
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Apache Junction has a population of 40,538 people<1> (see below for details).
Apache Junction is 1,690 feet [515 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Apache Junction lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time
Apache Junction is located in the (480) area code.
The ZIP codes for Apache Junction: 85117-85120, 85178<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Apache Junction had a population of 35,840 people (or 9.54% of the total population of Pinal County). This makes Apache Junction the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Apache Junction represents 0.56% of the total population of Arizona (which has 6,392,017 people), making it the state's 24th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 35,840 people, the population of Apache Junction increased 12.65% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 31,814 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Apache Junction had an population of 40,538 people. This is an increase of 13.11% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 27.42% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Apache Junction.
Communities near Apache Junction ...
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Websites for Apache Junction ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Apache Junction ...
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The official website for Apache Junction: www.ajcity.net/
The official website for Pinal County: www.co.pinal.az.us/
The official website for State of Arizona: https://az.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019