It is one of 6 Fort Apache settlements located in Arizona. The CDP or census designated place of McNary, covers an area of 5.6
sq. mi., which means it is a very rural settlement. In the 2000
census the population of McNary, Arizona was at 349. Native Americans accounted for 82% of the cdp's population.
Whites accounted for 8% of the population. Blacks accounted for 2% of the population. Mixed bloods accounted for 3% of the
cdp's population, while Hispanics 11%. Economically the
settlement is doing extremely poorly. Around 86% of the cdp's citizens live below the poverty line. There is a total of 101
housing units in McNary, which gives the cdp an average household size of a little over 3.5 persons per housing unit.
Elevation is 7,316 feet above sea level. Zip code is 85930. Below are several links to photographs of McNary, Fort Apache Reservation.