Apache Junction, Arizona Population 2022

45,676
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Apache Junction is a city located in Pinal County Arizona. Apache Junction has a 2020 population of 45,676. Apache Junction is currently growing at a rate of 2.32% annually and its population has increased by 27.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 35,918 in 2010.

The average household income in Apache Junction is $58,060 with a poverty rate of 13.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $814 per month, and the median house value is $105,600. The median age in Apache Junction is 52.2 years, 50 years for males, and 54.8 years for females.

Apache Junction Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Apache Junctionwas:

  • White: 92.77%
  • Two or more races: 2.01%
  • Other race: 1.99%
  • Black or African American: 1.12%
  • Native American: 1.08%
  • Asian: 0.97%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.06%
The current population of Apache Junction, Arizona is 45,676 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 45,676.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 35,918.

Apache Junction, Arizona Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White37,65792.77%
Two or More Races8142.01%
Some Other Race8091.99%
Black or African American4541.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native4381.08%
Asian3940.97%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander260.06%
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Apache Junction Population by Race

Apache Junction Population Pyramid $2022

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Apache Junction Median Age

52.2


Total

50


Male

54.8


Female

Apache Junction Adults

There are 33,955 adults, (13,397 of whom are seniors) in Apache Junction.

Apache Junction Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

65.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Apache Junction Sex Ratio

Female

20,813

51.27%

Male

19,779

48.73%

Apache Junction Population by Age

Apache Junction Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Apache Junction Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male67.5%32.5%
Female69.9%30.1%
Non Family72.8%27.2%
All78%22%
Married85.5%14.5%

78.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Apache Junction Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,6062.378
Married7,7532.8585.5
Non Family7,7281.2572.8
Female1,5954.1669.9
Male5303.8467.5

3.01

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

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Apache Junction Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1353.61%
9th to 12th Grade2,8909.20%
High School Graduate10,42033.18%
Some College8,76027.89%
Associates Degree3,0179.61%
Bachelors Degree3,52711.23%
Graduate Degree1,6605.29%
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Apache Junction Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Apache Junction Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White26,32823,4454,025
Hispanic3,7922,816735
Other Race56649348
2+ Races365351150
Black361361178
Native American283202
Asian267196107
Islander2626

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 49.31%.

Apache Junction Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,291$40,377$26,726
Less Than 9th Grade$14,594$14,427$15,461
High School Graduate$29,623$39,154$24,537
Some College$34,961$42,857$27,413
Bachelors Degree$37,384$71,484$26,826
Graduate Degree$44,892$43,836$45,505

$32,291

Average Earnings

$40,377

Average Male

$26,726

Average Female

Apache Junction Earnings by Educational Attainment

Apache Junction Language by Age

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Apache Junction Language

87.54% of Apache Junction residents speak only English, while 12.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.61% of the population.

Apache Junction Language

Apache Junction Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White32,2374,34913.49%
Hispanic6,23894515.15%
Other184NaN%
Multiple79915118.90%
Native43114934.57%
Black4444911.04%
Asian394287.11%

13.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.07%

Male Poverty Rate

13.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Apache Junction

The race most likely to be in poverty in Apache Junction is Native, with 34.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Apache Junction is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.62%.

Apache Junction Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.01%
High School16.54%
Some College9.95%
Bachelors or Greater4.76%

Apache Junction Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed26.53%
Female Unemployed26.53%
Female Employed9.30%
Male Employed8.08%

Apache Junction Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Apache Junction Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,653$58,060
Families$60,031$71,317
Married Families$63,171-
Non Families$27,304$39,434
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Income by Household Type

Apache Junction Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.7%

Male Marriage Rate

46.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Apache Junction Married by Age and Sex

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Apache Junction Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Apache Junction Marital Status by Race

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Apache Junction Marital Status

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4,876

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,151
Second Gulf War719
First Gulf War699
Korea588
World War II80

Apache Junction Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+1,700
65 to 741,667
35 to 54635
55 to 64607
18 to 34267

Apache Junction Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4,80615.08%
Hispanic2615.78%
2+ Races4511.90%
Black256.93%

Apache Junction Veterans by Race

Apache Junction Veterans by Education

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10.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Apache Junction Veterans by Education

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45.7%

Labor Force Participation

41.8%

Employment Rate

8.4%

Unemployment Rate

Apache Junction Employment by Age

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Apache Junction Employment by Race

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Apache Junction Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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30.10%

Born in Apache Junction

93.54%

Native Born

6.46%

Foreign Born

3.28%

Non Citizen

3.18%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.54% of Apache Junction residents were born in the United States, with 30.10% having been born in Arizona. 3.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Apache Junction Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202245,6761,0352.32%
202144,6411,0352.37%
202043,6061,0352.43%
201942,5711,0352.49%
201841,5369182.26%
201740,6189572.41%
201639,6611,1382.95%
201538,5239132.43%
201437,6108782.39%
201336,7325761.59%
201236,1564331.21%
201135,723-195-0.54%
201035,9184,1041.22%
200031,81413,7145.80%
199018,1008,1656.18%
19809,9357,53515.26%
19702,4000.00%

Apache Junction Population by Year