Apache County AZ Information


Apache County Subdivisions

Apache County AZ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 70,845
Daytime Population: Workers 18,335
Daytime Population: Residents 51,505
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 69,840
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 69,877
Population in Familes 60,529
Population in Group Qrtrs 968
Population Density2 6
Diversity Index3 48


Median Household Income $31,897
Average Household Income $45,424
Per Capita Income $14,806


Total Housing Units 32,897 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,098 (48.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,353 (19.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 10,446 (31.8%)
Median Home Value $87,850
Average Home Value $138,256


Total Households 22,451
Average Household Size 3.11
Family Households 15,983
Average Family Size 4
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.13% -0.47%
Households -0.2% -0.52%
Families -0.3% -0.59%
Median Household Income   1.53%
Per Capita Income   2.8%


Apache County AZ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Apache County to the other 15 counties and county equivalents in Arizona by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 10 40th
Population Density # 13 20th
Diversity Index # 13 20th
Median Household Income # 15 7th
Per Capita Income # 15 7th

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