Apache Junction Neighborhoods:
Apache Junction is a well established city located in the east valley with spectacular views and easy access to many of Arizona’s beautiful lakes and National Parks. Avid, hikers, fisherman, and environmental enthusiasts love to call Apache Junction home.
Apache Junction is named for the junction of the Apache Trail and U.S. Highway 60. According to the United States Census Bureau, Apache Junction has an area of 34.2 square miles, with the Superstition Mountains (a federal wilderness area and home of the Lost Dutchman’s Gold Mine) to the east, the Goldfield Mountains with the Bulldog Recreation Area to the north and the city of Mesa, Arizona to the west. Goldfield Ghost Town, a popular tourist spot preserved from former prospecting days. You can find Goldfield Ghost Town near the western face of Superstition Mountain just off Highway 88, also known as Apache Trail.
Apache Junction is also minutes from Canyon Lake, and Lost Dutchman State Park, two of Arizona’s best kept secrets.
Apache Junction is also not without entertainment. Whether you would enjoy a nice dinner aboard the Dolly Steamboat at Canyon Lake, or maybe have a beer and a turkey leg at the annual Renaissance Festival, Apache Junction has a little bit of everything for everyone. With affordable real estate, great horse properties and breathtaking views, you can see why so many people call Apache Junction home.