It is situated in Greenlee County. It has a total area of 2.1 sq. km. The economic development of Morenci has occurred with the presence of the Morenci Mine. The financial growth of the community of Morenci has taken place with the development of businesses related to supplies of auto parts, financial institutions like banks, dealership of computer peripherals, supermarkets, fast food restaurants, internet service providers, oil and gas exploration development, restaurants, service stations and tourist information centers.