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Apache County, Arizona
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location in Arizona
The property is located in eastern Arizona near the New Mexico state
line in southern Apache County approximately 200 miles northeast
of Phoenix, Arizona and 170 miles southwest of Albuquerque, New
Mexico. The property is situated 5 miles south of US Hwy 60 along
the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest boundary and 11 miles east
of Springerville, near the White Mountains of Arizona. The property
is accessible by 8 miles of paved US Hwy 60 east from Springerville,
Arizona to County road #4225 (maintained gravel), then 3½
miles southeast on #4225 to a dirt road, then 1½ miles southwest
to the boundary.
480 deeded acres vacant unimproved
Township 8 North Range 31 East
Gila and Salt River Baseline and Meridian
Sections 8 & 17: Portions thereof
Apache County Assessor parcel number: 104-39-002
The land is contained in an irregular block surrounded by State
Trust land on the north end and by National Forest land on the southern
end. Approximately 160 acres is located within the National Forest
boundary and is contiguous to the 320 acre parcel located outside
the forest. The property is located in a small valley surrounded
by a large malpais mesa along the eastern edge. There are no building
improvements located on the property. Topography includes rolling
hills with scattered Pinion Pine and Juniper trees.
There are two developed wells on the property both approximately
700 feet deep. Only one well is currently in operation and produces
25 gallons per minute.
Plains & Desert Grassland & Pinion/Juniper
Woodland. Primary grasses include Kentucky
drop seed and mountain
muhly on the summer range and blue
grama, black grama,
squirrel tail, needle
& thread on the winter range. Browse species include white
sage, blue sage and chamisa.
Average annual precipitation ranges from 10 to 12 inches with the
majority coming in the late summer months during the monsoon season.
Winter months will see snowfall on occasion typically melting down
after a few days.
Average daily maximum temperature is 82.3° Fahrenheit in July
and 47.5° in January.
Average daily minimum is 51.1° in July and 15.2° in January.
No public utilities are currently in use on the property and are
not available to the immediate area.
Apache County GU: General Unclassified
Taxes & Fees
Year 2005: $78.18
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