Sign up for Travel News


 
  • 05.04

    BYU Singers
    more

  • 05.04

    3rd Annual Southwest Wings Spring Fling
    more

  • 05.04

    Annie
    more

Full Event Calendar
  • Apache Trail and Dolly Steamboat One-Day Van Tour

    Venture deep into the Sonoran Desert. Visit Tortilla Flat. Cruise on Dolly Steamboat. Prices range from $49 to $98.
    more

  • BIRDING in Southern Arizona: SIERRA VISTA is the HUMMINGBIRD CAPITAL of the US!

    Hummingbird Banding at the San Pedro House: ESCORTED or "on your own"... San Pedro House's Hummingbird Banding is an ongoing, year-round project. It's free and open to the public.
    more

More Travel Deals
My Destinations Chat
 

 
Icon-phoenix-central-arizona

Apache Junction

Ajbanner

Apache Junction is a desert community located at the base of the famous Superstition Mountains, approximately 35 miles east of Phoenix on Highway 60 (Superstition Freeway). Named for its spot at the junction of the Apache Trail and US Highway 60, the city enjoys approximately 295 days of sunshine a year, and has a year-round population of about 42,000 residents, which swells to 77,000 during the winter. It has been successful in maintaining a definite flavor and personality consistent with a true Western town. 

Statistics

For Visitors Information:

567 W. Apache Trail

Apache Junction, AZ 85120

(480) 982-3141

 

Visit the Official Apache Junction Website

  • County: Pinal
  • Year of Incorporation: 1978
  • Elevation: 1,722
  • Population: 42,000

Articles About Apache Junction

Phoenix & Central Arizona Best Bets
Adventure Awaits You at Arizona State Parks
Dig into Arizona’s Mining Attractions
Tour the Terrain
Live Music on the Menu
Arizona’s Secret Campsites
Arizona’s History Museums
9 Little-Known Parks in Arizona
Rocket Fuel