Houck is a small town located in the County of Apache in the US state of Arizona. Houck has a total area of about 110 sq. kms. and is located 6036 ft. above sea level. A major part of the local population consists of Native Americans. This small town was actually founded by a mail carrier who arrived from Prescot, Arizona. A trading post was established by him in the year 1877 and it was called, "Houck's Tank." The local education sector is generally looked after by the Sanders Unified School District. Local residents are generally engaged in trade and agriculture.