Income/capita 25%
Household income 31%
Unemployment 4%
IndexApache JunctionArizonaNational
Income per capita$22,492$26,686$29,829
Median household income$38,053$51,340$55,322
Median income owner occupied$41,763$63,012$70,586
Median income renter occupied$30,639$35,905$35,192
Median earnings male$29,047$33,127$36,919
Median earnings female$21,029$25,835$26,250
Unemployment rate4.8%4.7%4.7%
Poverty level20.7%17.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Apache Junction is 25% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Apache Junction is 31% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Apache Junction is 4% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Apache Junction is 37% higher than the national average

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      Apache Junction employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.3%0.3%
      Manufacturing sector12.4%1.0%
      Financial & insurance services2.8%4.5%
      Wholesale & retail services14.1%21.2%
      Public administration5.7%3.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.5%2.5%
      Education, health & social services14.4%28.4%

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      Source: The Apache Junction, AZ employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).