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Best Places To Live In Apache Junction, AZ

  • Apache Junction, AZ
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 37,775
  • I just loved living in Apache Junction, Arizona. As part of the Phoenix metro area, Apache Junction is a community of approximately 38,000 people located just outside of Mesa, Arizona. Like every city in…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Gilbert, AZ
  • City: 15.0mi / 24.1km away
  • Population: 226,832
  • I moved here to Gilbert 1 1/2 years ago from the East Coast. I mainly wanted to escape the snow and cold for good. I had been researching for years on where I might want to live next to better my life. …[read more]
  • Chandler, AZ
  • City: 20.1mi / 32.3km away
  • Population: 242,131
  • Entertainment and dining, friendly ness of residents, ease of traffic, ease of getting from one point to another, customer service in public services agencies…[read more]
  • Northeast, Mesa, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 9.0mi / 14.6km away
  • Population: 87,776
  • I lived in Northeast Mesa AZ for 15 years- from the time I was three until the time I was 18. My parents still live in Northeast Mesa AZ and I frequently visit this area of the valley to catch up with…[read more]
  • Southeast, Mesa, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 8.4mi / 13.5km away
  • Population: 108,201
  • When you drive through southeast Mesa the beige stucco homes with terra cotta tile roofs are attractive. The hot pink bougainvillea blooms cascading over the stucco walls provide a cool oasis in the hot…[read more]
  • Queen Creek, AZ
  • City: 12.5mi / 20.2km away
  • Population: 30,849
  • queen creek has been split into san tan valley also, but they're pretty much the same. traffic was bad but has only gotten worse since they are building a new subdivision on every open plot of land, u…[read more]
  • North Scottsdale, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 25.4mi / 40.9km away
  • Population: 123,245
  • South Scottsdale is located in the southeastern portion of the Valley of the Sun. The ease of access to Phoenix, Old Scottsdale, Scottsdale and the multitude of cities that surround Phoenix has been…[read more]
  • Fountain Hills, AZ
  • City: 18.5mi / 29.8km away
  • Population: 23,863
  • When I lived in Fountain Hills Az, I was living with my Sister who had a high-paying executive job with a hospital. Fountain Hills is a beautiful place to live and I loved every minute it. Now keep in…[read more]
  • Central, Mesa, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 13.3mi / 21.4km away
  • Population: 72,445
  • Gold Canyon, AZ
  • City: 6.0mi / 9.6km away
  • Population: 9,616
  • Mesa, AZ
  • City: 17.1mi / 27.5km away
  • Population: 470,456
  • My $1,000.00 bike was stolen three feet from my hotel room door at Windemere Hotel & Convention Center, 5750 E Main, Mesa, AZ 85205 on January 1, 2019. The heavy duty security cord was cut. Our car was…[read more]
  • Northwest, Mesa, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 16.9mi / 27.2km away
  • Population: 65,790
  • I relocated to the Northwest section of Mesa about five years ago. The neighborhoods are considered to be what is east of the Riverview Shopping Center. One thing I noticed about this place right from…[read more]
  • Sun Lakes, AZ
  • City: 23.1mi / 37.2km away
  • Population: 14,828
  • This is a quiet city, and there are a few places to visit. The neighborhoods are arranged in country club style, and there are plenty of golf courses. Each community has a fitness center, restaurant and…[read more]
  • Southwest, Mesa, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 19.2mi / 30.8km away
  • Population: 69,184
  • I resided off of West Guadalupe Road in Southwest Mesa, Arizona. I enjoyed the attractions, community experience, restaurant choices, night life, and available shopping. There are many attractions…[read more]
  • West Central, Mesa, AZ
  • Neighborhood: 16.7mi / 26.9km away
  • Population: 61,951
  • I lived in West Central Mesa for a couple years, and there were some things that I liked about it and a few things that I did not. What I enjoyed about living there was that there were lots of local…[read more]
  • Maricopa Colony, AZ
  • City: 13.4mi / 21.5km away
  • Population: 1,027
  • Queen Valley, AZ
  • City: 15.8mi / 25.4km away
  • Population: 712
  • Lower Santan Village, AZ
  • City: 22.8mi / 36.7km away
  • Population: 604
  • Stotonic Village, AZ
  • City: 23.5mi / 37.8km away
  • Population: 411
  • San Tan Valley, AZ
  • City: 14.6mi / 23.4km away
  • Population: 88,507
  • queen creek has been split into san tan valley also, but they're pretty much the same. traffic was bad but has only gotten worse since they are building a new subdivision on every open plot of land, u…[read more]
  • Sweet Water Village, AZ
  • City: 26.0mi / 41.8km away
  • Population: 202
  • Upper Santan Village, AZ
  • City: 22.9mi / 36.9km away
  • Population: 459

Listed above are the best places to live in Apache Junction, AZ for 2020. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Apache Junction, AZ, followed by the best places to live near Apache Junction, AZ, sorted by Livability Score.

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