Fort Defiance Apache County, Arizona

Fort Defiance: Census designated place in Apache County, Arizona, United States

About

Fort Defiance is a CDP located in the county of Apache in the U.S. state of Arizona. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,624. After 3 years in 2013 city had an estimated population of 4,061 inhabitants.

Fort Defiance Quick Facts

Population : 4,061 (2013)
Country : United States of America
State : Arizona (United States)
County : Apache County
Postal code : 86504
Phone Area Codes : 928
Water as percent of area : 0%
Land as percent of area : 100%
Altitude : 6,837 feet / 2084 meters
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 22:04:17 (6th October 2022)
Population growth : 10.76% (2010-2013)
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Location of Fort Defiance on Arizona map.
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Geography

Fort Defiance is located at 35°44'40"N 109°4'35"W (35.7444600, -109.0764800).

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Demographics

The population of Fort Defiance increased by 10.76% in 3 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,624 - census
2013 4,061 10.76% census

Fort Defiance zip code is 86504. County name: Apache, County fips: 04001

People born in Fort Defiance (9)

People born in Fort Defiance, including Navajo leader Chee Dodge, sculptor Rachel Feinstein, composer and artist Raven Chacon, .

List

  • Dan Young (Norwegian photographer) he was born in 29/04/1938
  • Ryneldi Becenti (American basketball player) she was born in 11/08/1971
  • Stephanie Yellowhair (Navajo transgender activist) was born in 13/12/1976
  • Stanley Battese (Navajo painter) he was born in 29/01/1936
  • Homer Green (Peoria-Cherokee artist) he was born in 01/01/1938
  • Jimmy Lewis (Navajo artist) he was born in 01/01/1946

Schools in Fort Defiance

College & universities near Fort Defiance, AZ

Code Name City ZIP
187958 University of New Mexico-Gallup Campus Gallup (NM) 87301

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Fort Defiance, AZ

Code Name Address Type
GLP Gallup station 201 East Highway 66 RAIL

Post offices near Fort Defiance

Post Office Name City ZIP
Fort Defian Post Office Fort Defiance (AZ) 86504

Other cities in Apache County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Apache County , AZ.

City Name Population Title
Cottonwood 12,762 City in Yavapai County, Arizona, United States
Eagar 4,956 Town in Apache County, Arizona, United States
Chinle 4,518 Census designated place in Apache County, Arizona, United States
Saint Johns 3,526 City in and county seat of Apache County, Arizona, United States
Window Rock 2,712 Census designated place in Apache County, Arizona, United States
Springerville 1,985 Town in Apache County, Arizona, United States
Lukachukai 1,701 Census-designated place in Apache County, Arizona, United States
Saint Michaels 1,443 Town in Talbot County, Maryland, United States
Many Farms 1,348 Census-designated place in Apache County, Arizona
Houck 1,024 Census-designated place in Apache County, Arizona, United States
Teec Nos Pos 799 Census designated place in Apache County, Arizona, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Fort Defiance distances to largest Arizona cities