For population 25 years and over in Junction City:
For population 15 years and over in Junction City city:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $397 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Monroe, LA (50.7 miles , pop. 53,107).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (71.9 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (236.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Junction City, LA (0.7 miles ), Lillie, LA (2.8 miles) , Spearsville, LA (3.0 miles) , El Dorado, AR (3.7 miles ), Bernice, LA (3.8 miles ), Lisbon, LA (4.2 miles) , Norphlet, AR (4.6 miles ), Strong, AR (4.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.02 N, Longitude: 92.72 W
Area code: 870
Population change in the 1990s: +44 (+6.5%).
Work and jobs in Junction City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Junction City, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Junction City-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 175% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/12/2005, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.4 miles away from the Junction City city center killed 2 people and injured 13 people and caused $3 million in damages.
On 2/24/2007, a category F3 tornado 0.4 miles away from the city center injured 5 people.
Earthquake activity:Junction City-area historical earthquake activity is below Arkansas state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/10/1994 at 23:34:02, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 3.0 miles away from the city center
On 3/3/2001 at 10:46:13, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 12.4 miles away from Junction City center
On 3/16/1997 at 19:07:27, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/16/2007 at 13:22:21, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 21.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/4/2001 at 01:13:25, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.4 miles away from Junction City center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Union County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.66. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Junction City and their reported violations in the past:JUNCTION CITY WATERWORKS (Population served: 800, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Junction City that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 23.0%
(9.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 63.5% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
40 people in nursing homes in 2000
Junction City compared to Arkansas state average:
Banks with branches in Junction City (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Junction City city (based on Union County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 67.44%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.78% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,548 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.25% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,274 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Junction City fatal accident list:
Jun 23, 2011 11:00 PM, Cr 252, Lat: 33.02032222, Lon: -92.95998889, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 31, 2008 09:59 PM, Wesson Rd., Lat: 33.156308, Lon: -92.761172, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jun 13, 1995 11:25 AM, 167-1, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.