Junction City, California

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Population in 2010: 680.
Males: 306  (45.0%)
Females: 374  (55.0%)
Median resident age:  55.8 years
California median age:  36.2 years

Zip codes: 96048.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $36,491
Junction City:

$36,491
CA:

$64,500

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $23,937

Junction City CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $306,506
Junction City:

$306,506
CA:

$449,100

Median gross rent in 2015: $838.

  • Races in Junction City, CA (2010)

    Junction City races chart
    • 57284.1%White alone
    • 497.2%Hispanic
    • 253.7%Two or more races
    • 233.4%American Indian alone
    • 91.3%Other race alone
    • 20.3%Asian alone

Races in Junction City detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Junction City: 92.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (16.6%), Irish (7.4%), German (6.0%), Scottish (4.6%), Italian (2.3%), Danish (1.6%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 1475 feet

Junction City,CA real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Junction City:

  • High school or higher: 89.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%

For population 15 years and over in Junction City CDP:

  • Never married: 21.2%
  • Now married: 65.5%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 2.7%
  • Divorced: 6.9%

83 residents are foreign born (5.6% North America, 3.5% Latin America).

This place:

10.3%
California:

27.0%



According to our research of California and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Junction City, California as of May 22, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Junction City to the number of sex offenders is 680 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,631 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $1,373 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Redding, CA (37.4 miles , pop. 80,865).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (172.6 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (526.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Weaverville, CA (2.5 miles ), Douglas City, CA (2.8 miles ), Hayfork, CA (3.5 miles ), Lewiston, CA (3.6 miles ), Lower Trinity, CA (3.8 miles ), French Gulch, CA (4.7 miles ), Hyampom, CA (4.7 miles ), Burnt Ranch, CA (4.8 miles ).

Latitude: 40.73 N, Longitude: 123.05 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 530

Junction City household income distribution Junction City home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.2%
California:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (32%)
  • Public administration (23%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (16%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (24%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (43%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Junction City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Earthquake activity:

Junction City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below California state average. It is 509% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 189.1 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 131.1 miles away from Junction City center
On 4/25/1992 at 18:06:04, a magnitude 7.2 (6.3 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.1 MW, Depth: 9.4 mi) earthquake occurred 59.6 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 11/8/1980 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 7.2 (6.2 MB, 7.2 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 70.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/22/1923 at 09:04:18, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 120.5 miles away from Junction City center
On 6/15/2005 at 02:50:54, a magnitude 7.2 (6.1 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.1 MW, Depth: 9.9 mi) earthquake occurred 156.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Trinity County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 7, Landslides: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Junction City:

  • TRINITY HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; WEAVERVILLE, CA)
  • TRINITY HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; WEAVERVILLE, CA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Junction City:

  • Shasta College (about 40 miles; Redding, CA; Full-time enrollment: 5,645)
  • Humboldt State University (about 55 miles; Arcata, CA; FT enrollment: 7,353)
  • College of the Redwoods (about 60 miles; Eureka, CA; FT enrollment: 4,410)
  • California State University-Chico (about 95 miles; Chico, CA; FT enrollment: 14,838)
  • Southern Oregon University (about 103 miles; Ashland, OR; FT enrollment: 4,650)
  • Butte College (about 106 miles; Oroville, CA; FT enrollment: 8,649)
  • Mendocino College (about 108 miles; Ukiah, CA; FT enrollment: 2,263)

Public elementary/middle school in Junction City:

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Notable locations in Junction City: Junction City Guard Station (A), Junction City Campground (B), Helena (C), Carter Ranch (D), Chapman Ranch (E), Junction City Fire Protection District Station 2 (F), Junction City Fire Protection District Station 1 (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: McCartneys Pond (A), Slattery Pond (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Soldier Creek (A), Sheridan Creek (B), Mill Creek (C), Conner Creek (D), Canyon Creek (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Trinity County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 23.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

23.8
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 19.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.2
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 14.4%
(14.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 25.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  63.8%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.2%
Whole state:  7.2%

No gay or lesbian households reported
19 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
2 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
California average:

15.4

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Junction City CDP (based on Trinity County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant96114
Other4127
Catholic2693
Mainline Protestant1662
None11,978-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Trinity County:

4.24 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Trinity County:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Trinity County:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

8.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.2%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Trinity County:

23.2%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

19.7%
State:

17.9%

7.00% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($49,949 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.00%
California average:

5.03%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Shasta County, CA  1.17% ($32,696 average AGI)
from Humboldt County, CA  1.05% ($35,976)


7.09% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,173 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.09%
California average:

5.12%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Shasta County, CA  1.73% ($32,441 average AGI)
to Humboldt County, CA  0.69% ($33,667)
to Siskiyou County, CA  0.31% ($33,250)

Strongest AM radio stations in Junction City:

  • KNRO (1670 AM; 10 kW; REDDING, CA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF REDDING, INC.)
  • KNCR (1090 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FORTUNA, CA; Owner: MILLER BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KVIP (540 AM; 3 kW; REDDING, CA; Owner: PACIFIC CASCADE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KWSW (790 AM; 5 kW; EUREKA, CA; Owner: EUREKA BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KINS (980 AM; 5 kW; EUREKA, CA; Owner: EUREKA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KTMT (580 AM; 10 kW; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KFBK (1530 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAPL (1300 AM; 20 kW; PHOENIX, OR; Owner: APPLEGATE MEDIA, INC.)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Junction City:

  • K263AD (100.5 FM; WEAVERVILLE, ETC., CA; Owner: WEAVERVILLE TRANSLATOR CO., INC.)
  • KHRD (103.1 FM; WEAVERVILLE, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KNCQ (97.3 FM; REDDING, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO OF REDDING, LLC)
  • K225AJ (92.9 FM; BURNEY/REDDING, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KWCA (101.1 FM; WEAVERVILLE, CA; Owner: GEORGE S. FLINN, JR.)
  • K259AL (99.7 FM; WILLOW CREEK, CA; Owner: KHSU-FM, HUMBOLDT STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KVIP-FM (98.1 FM; REDDING, CA; Owner: PACIFIC CASCADE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KEWB (94.7 FM; ANDERSON, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO OF REDDING, LLC)
  • K232CW (94.3 FM; HAYFORK, CA; Owner: RESEARCH FOUNDATION, CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KSHA (104.3 FM; REDDING, CA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF REDDING, INC)
  • K268AJ (101.5 FM; REDDING, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KESR (107.1 FM; SHASTA LAKE CITY, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO OF REDDING, LLC)
  • K227AE (93.3 FM; REDDING, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO OF REDDING, LLC)
  • KNNN (99.3 FM; SHASTA LAKE CITY, CA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF REDDING, INC.)
  • K211DJ (90.1 FM; ARCATA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KHUM (104.7 FM; GARBERVILLE, CA; Owner: LOST COAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLVG (103.7 FM; GARBERVILLE, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KMUD (91.1 FM; GARBERVILLE, CA; Owner: REDWOOD COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • K201HL (88.1 FM; GARBERVILLE, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K235AM (94.9 FM; GARBERVILLE, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Junction City:

  • K02EE (Channel 2; WEAVERVILLE, ETC., CA; Owner: TRINITY CNTY SUPER. OF SCHOOLS)
  • K05CF (Channel 5; WEAVERVILLE, ETC., CA; Owner: WEAVERVILLE TRANSLATOR CO., INC.)
  • K04DD (Channel 4; WEAVERVILLE, ETC., CA; Owner: WEAVERVILLE TRANSLATOR CO., INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 20m66ftTotal length
  • $166,000Total costs
  • 4,981Total average daily traffic
  • 63Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,131Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

Drinking water stations with addresses in Junction City and their reported violations in the past:

FISH TAIL INN (Population served: 150, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JUN-2011. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-22-2011)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In MAY-2011. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-22-2011)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In NOV-2006. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-13-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Junction City, CA

Junction City compared to California state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.

Junction City on our top lists:

  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Northern America (population 500+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Canada (population 500+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election"
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