Arizona. “There’s No Place Like Home ”. Arizona. Arizona is located in the western United States and is a four corner state. Arizona has 113,998 square miles. Phoenix is the Capital of Arizona. Arizona became the 48 th State on July 14, 1912. Arizona is called the Grand Canyon State.
“There’s No Place Like Home ”
On February 24, 1879 Apache County was created from out of Yavapai County, one of the four original Arizona Counties. At a later date county lines where reformed and at the present time Apache County’s area is 11,174 square miles.
The county seat has been in St. Johns since 1882.
Population in Apache
county is 73,775 as of 2006!
Pictured is Big Lake in the Fall and
Canyon De Chelly
Eagar, Arizona Window Rock, Arizona Lake by Alpine, AZ
Hunting, skiing, ATV riding, rodeos, fishing, camping, biking, hiking
casinos, and horseback riding
The University of Arizona was the first University in Arizona. It was founded in 1885 and is located in Tucson, Arizona. It includes the only Medical School in Arizona that offers MD degrees.