Apache County is in Arizona’s Energy and Economic Development Corridor: the Real AZ Corridor

Apache County embraces a recreational, small town atmosphere while boasting two large power plants that offer exceptional employment opportunities.

Fast Facts

  • Population (2008) 70,207
  • Real AZ Corridor Population (2010) 89,248
  • Real AZ Corridor Total Labor Force (2010) 56,762

Resources (SEDI Asset Inventory 2008)

  • Wind Power, Biomass, Timber/Roundwood, Bio-Fuel, Water, Potash, Solar, Sandstone, Aggregate Road Material

Energy

  • (2) Coal-Fueled Power Plants
  • Natural Gas
  • Solar
  • CO2 Storage

Access

  • Nearby Highways: Interstate 40; SR 60, 180 and 191
  • 3 public airports
  • BNSF Commercial Rail Service

Lifestyle

  • Four-season lifestyle, high quality of life
  • Year-round recreation, featuring world-class hunting, fishing and hiking.