Apache County

Apache County, Arizona

PO Box 365
Saint Johns, AZ 85936
Phone: (928) 337-4364
Fax: (928) 337-2771
www.co.apache.az.us

On eastern border of AZ; organized Feb 14, 1879 (prior to statehood) from Mohave County. Name Origin: For the Apache Indian tribe, of Athapascan linguistic stock, who inhabited the land for centuries. The name is variously said to mean 'man,' 'battles,' or 'enemy.'

Area (sq mi):: 11218.42 (land 11204.88; water 13.54) Population per square mile: 6.20
Population 2005: 69,343 State rank: 10 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.10%; 1990-2000 12.70% Population 2000: 69,423 (White 17.70%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 4.50%; Asian 0.10%; Other 80.20%). Foreign born: 0.90%. Median age: 27.00
Income 2000: per capita $8,986; median household $23,344; Population below poverty level: 37.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $13,632-$16,476
Unemployment (2004): 12.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.10% Median travel time to work: 28.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 22.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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2] in the heart of the Navajo Nation in northeastern Apache County, Arizona (Fig.
He also is rumored to have possibly been involved in rustling, whiskey running, and other ruinous enterprises in Indian Territory, but by early 1887 he had taken office as Sheriff of Apache County, Arizona, and his deputies ended the depredations of the Clanton Gang in the summer of that year.
The Navajo Tribal Utility Authority (NTUA) is hereby contacting qualified suppliers and installers to provide tower design, hardware, services, and/or turnkey solution for the implementation of one 180% telecommunication structure at the Chinle North tower site located in the community of Chinle, Apache County, Arizona.
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Johns source field in Apache County, AZ and build a 214-mile pipeline to transport C[O.
However, there has been some growth on the eastern and southern section of the fire in the areas of Luna and the Blue River drainage in the Stray Horse area, according to Apache County Sheriff's Office.
A1/2Fire officials feel confident that these areas are safe,e Apache County Sheriff's Cmdr.
Yn Window Rock, Apache County, Arizona, mae Iolo'n ymweld phencadlys Llywodraeth y Navajo - llwyth sydd a'u hiaith, eu llywodraeth a'u cyfundrefn gyfreithiol eu hun.
Phineas, the oldest Clanton brother, and Ike moved north to Apache County not long after the "Tombstone Troubles," and Ike finally got involved in one murder too many.
The boy wept in Apache County Superior Court sat in handcuffs next to his mother.