Quick Facts - San Carlos Apache Reservation

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University of Arizona, AZ1474
FRTEP - 1862

The total tribal enrollment includes 13,246
people, with the enrolled tribal membership in residence on the
reservation at 10,709 people. There are three main communities, San
Carlos (tribal governmental seat), Peridot, and Bylas. Peridot and San
Carlos are on the western side of the reservation, and Bylas is on the
extreme eastern side of the reservation. Median family income was below
$20,000 (2000 U.S. Census). Unemployment rates are very high compared
to the state average