Sign up for Travel News


 
  • 11.29

    Prickly Pear and Mesquite Festival
    more

  • 12.01

    Ted DeGrazia’s Superstition Collection
    more

  • 12.01

    Barleen’s Arizona Opry Dinner Theater
    more

Full Event Calendar
  • Pre Holiday Rejuvenation

    Take a breather before the holidays at an all-inclusive guest ranch in Southern Arizona. Soak up the sun for just $185/person/day.


    more

  • Monument Valley, Grand Canyon and Sedona 2-Day Van Tour

    Tour Monument Valley among the monoliths. Visit the Grand Canyon and Red Rocks of Sedona. Price is $738.00 double occupancy.
    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
Superbowl_2015_partner_logo
Rocket Fuel