For population 25 years and over in Junction City:
For population 15 years and over in Junction City town:
9 residents are foreign born (1.8% Europe, 0.9% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $380 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbus, GA (29.2 miles , pop. 185,781).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (80.1 miles , pop. 416,474).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (663.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Geneva, GA (2.4 miles) , Talbotton, GA (2.7 miles ), Rupert, GA (3.4 miles ), North Buena Vista, GA (3.4 miles ), Butler, GA (3.6 miles ), Carsonville-Panhandle, GA (3.6 miles ), Woodland, GA (3.8 miles ), Waverly Hall, GA (4.2 miles ).
Latitude: 32.60 N, Longitude: 84.46 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 706
Population change in the 1990s: -3 (-1.6%).
Average climate in Junction City, Georgia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Junction City-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 100% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/13/1954, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.2 miles away from the Junction City town center killed 5 people and injured 75 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 12/5/1954, a category F3 tornado 20.2 miles away from the town center injured 7 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Junction City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/18/2000 at 22:19:31, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 77.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Talbot County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Storms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Junction City:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 10.6%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Junction City compared to Georgia state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Junction City (based on Talbot County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 27.72%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Junction City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Junction City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Junction City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.80% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,918 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:
7.16% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,911 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Junction City:
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TV broadcast stations around Junction City:
Junction City fatal accident list:
Dec 3, 1997 01:15 PM, 90, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 26, 1994 07:45 PM, 90, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Oct 25, 1979 02:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 3
Jul 28, 1978 10:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 7
Total length: 25 meters (82ft)
Total average daily traffic: 16,240
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: