Junction City, Kentucky

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Population in 2017: 2,294 (96% urban, 4% rural).
Population change since 2000: +5.0%
 
Males: 1,197  (52.2%)
Females: 1,097  (47.8%)
Median resident age:

34.4 years
Kentucky median age:

38.9 years

Zip codes: 40440.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $38,731 (it was $29,569 in 2000)
Junction City:

$38,731
KY:

$48,375

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,627 (it was $13,258 in 2000)

Junction City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $87,962 (it was $56,500 in 2000)
Junction City:

$87,962
KY:

$141,000

Median gross rent in 2017: $685.

March 2019 cost of living index in Junction City: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.1%
(12.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.2% for Black residents, 11.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 49.0% for two or more races residents)
  • Races in Junction City, KY (2010)
    • 2,11694.4%White alone
    • 522.3%Hispanic
    • 401.8%Black alone
    • 231.0%Two or more races
    • 40.2%American Indian alone
    • 30.1%Asian alone
    • 20.09%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.04%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Junction City, Kentucky as of June 02, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Junction City is 394 to 1.


Crime rates in Junction City by year

Type

2008

2009

2010

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(45.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(45.2)
1
(44.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(45.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2
(91.0)
0
(0.0)
6
(271.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.7)
2
(86.7)
3
(130.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
6
(273.1)
2
(90.4)
5
(226.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.7)
0
(0.0)
3
(130.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(45.5)
1
(45.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)43.77.241.622.40.04.86.123.0

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City-data.com crime index in Junction City, KY

Crime rate in Junction City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.30
Kentucky average:

1.65
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Ancestries: American (53.3%), Irish (13.1%), English (7.7%), German (3.0%), Italian (1.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 04/08/1882

Elevation: 986 feet

Land area: 2.01 square miles.

Population density: 1,143 people per square mile   (low).

Junction City, Kentucky map

18 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.8%
Kentucky:

3.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $752 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $548 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayette, KY (34.7 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (332.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Danville, KY (2.1 miles ),
Stanford, KY (2.8 miles ),
Hustonville, KY (2.8 miles ),
Perryville, KY (3.1 miles ),
Lancaster, KY (3.4 miles ),
South Fork, KY (3.4 miles ),
Burgin, KY (3.4 miles ),
Bryantsville, KY (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 37.59 N, Longitude: 84.79 W

Area code: 859

Distribution of median household income in Junction City, KY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Junction City, KY in 2017
Junction City satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.7%
Kentucky:

4.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +203 (+10.2%).
Most common industries in Junction City, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.8%)
  • Construction (6.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.1%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.9%)
  • Machinery (3.8%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.1%)
  • Machinery (7.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.1%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (4.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (7.6%)
  • Social assistance (6.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.2%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Junction City, KY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.7%)
  • Cashiers (4.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (9.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Child care workers (6.1%)
  • Personal appearance workers (4.6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.4%)

Average climate in Junction City, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Junction City, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 51.4. This is significantly better than average.

City:

51.4
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.0457. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0457
U.S.:

1.7894
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 31.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.3
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Junction City-area historical tornado activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 30% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.3 miles away from the Junction City city center killed 7 people and injured 28 people.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 25.3 miles away from the city center injured 56 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Junction City-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 63.0 miles away from Junction City center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 179.1 miles away from Junction City center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 62.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 165.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 188.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 131.8 miles away from Junction City center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Boyle County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Mudslides: 3, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Junction City topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Junction City:

  • MCDOWELL HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; DANVILLE, KY)
  • FMC - DANVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; DANVILLE, KY)
  • CHARLESTON HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; DANVILLE, KY)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-STANFORD (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; STANFORD, KY)
  • DCI - DANVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; DANVILLE, KY)
  • FORT LOGAN HOSPITAL EXTENDED CARE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; STANFORD, KY)
  • GARRARD CO MEMORIAL HOSP (Hospital, about 12 miles away; LANCASTER, KY)

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

  • Eastern Kentucky University (about 29 miles; Richmond, KY; Full-time enrollment: 13,525)
  • Bluegrass Community and Technical College (about 35 miles; Lexington, KY; FT enrollment: 8,560)
  • University of Kentucky (about 35 miles; Lexington, KY; FT enrollment: 23,517)
  • Campbellsville University (about 36 miles; Campbellsville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,948)
  • Somerset Community College (about 38 miles; Somerset, KY; FT enrollment: 4,698)
  • Kentucky State University (about 43 miles; Frankfort, KY; FT enrollment: 2,112)
  • Lindsey Wilson College (about 44 miles; Columbia, KY; FT enrollment: 2,552)

Public elementary/middle school in Junction City:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Junction City Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Boyle County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Kentucky:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

68.2%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.8%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
7 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
3 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
2 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Junction City (2011 data):

  • PBK BANK, INC.: Junction City Branch at 54 Henry Street, branch established on 2000/06/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $113.8 mil, Deposits: $98.0 mil, headquarters in Stanford, KY, positive income, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bancshares, Inc.
  • The Farmers National Bank of Danville: Junction City Branch at 101 Shelby Junction Lane, branch established on 2000/05/22. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $479.5 mil, Deposits: $412.6 mil, headquarters in Danville, KY, positive income, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Boyle Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Junction City:

Marital status in Junction City, KY
  • Never married: 26.4%
  • Now married: 47.0%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 19.6%

For population 25 years and over in Junction City:

  • High school or higher: 88.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.6
Kentucky average:

11.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Junction City, KY (based on Boyle County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,76251
Mainline Protestant2,99211
Catholic1,4392
Black Protestant1,2533
Other3233
None4,663-
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: 7
Boyle County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Boyle County:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Boyle County:

5.93 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Boyle County:

8.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Boyle County:

10.9%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Boyle County:

28.8%
Kentucky:

30.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

17.3%
Kentucky:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Junction City:

46.6%
State:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Junction City:

42.2%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
Kentucky:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Junction City:

25.3%
Kentucky:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Junction City:

10.5%
State:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Junction City:

6.8
Kentucky:

6.8

Overweight people:
Junction City:

32.4%
Kentucky:

34.0%

General health condition:
Junction City:

53.5%
Kentucky:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.8%
Kentucky:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Junction City, KY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 3$8,494$33,9760$0
Financial Administration 1$2,489$29,8680$0
Streets and Highways 1$2,480$29,7600$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$1,100
Totals for Government 5$13,463$32,3111$1,100

Junction City government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $180,000 ($78.47)
    Police Protection: $142,000 ($61.90)
    Regular Highways: $41,000 ($17.87)
    Local Fire Protection: $18,000 ($7.85)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $4,000 ($1.74)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.44)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $216,000 ($94.16)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $79,000 ($34.44)
    Central Staff Services: $41,000 ($17.87)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $10,000 ($4.36)
    Local Fire Protection: $5,000 ($2.18)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($1.31)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $189,000 ($82.39)

Junction City government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $9,000 ($3.92)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.44)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $5,000 ($2.18)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $140,000 ($61.03)
    Rents: $28,000 ($12.21)
    Special Assessments: $16,000 ($6.97)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000 ($0.44)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $55,000 ($23.98)
    Other: $34,000 ($14.82)
  • Tax - Insurance Premiums Sales: $255,000 ($111.16)
    Property: $115,000 ($50.13)
    Individual Income: $54,000 ($23.54)
    Public Utilities Sales: $43,000 ($18.74)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $39,000 ($17.00)

Junction City government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $4,050,000 ($1765.48)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,500,000 ($1525.72)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,360,000 ($592.85)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,172,000 ($510.90)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $550,000 ($239.76)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $188,000 ($81.95)

Junction City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $544,000 ($237.14)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,500,000 ($1525.72)

7.87% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($36,638 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.87%
Kentucky average:

6.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Lincoln County, KY  1.57% ($33,796 average AGI)
from Mercer County, KY  1.07% ($32,383)
from Fayette County, KY  0.68% ($40,162)


7.48% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,232 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.48%
Kentucky average:

6.57%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Lincoln County, KY  1.32% ($32,348 average AGI)
to Mercer County, KY  1.05% ($29,181)
to Fayette County, KY  0.91% ($44,593)

Businesses in Junction City, KY

  • Hardee's: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Junction City:

  • WDFB (1170 AM; daytime; 1 kW; JUNCTION CITY, KY; Owner: ALUM SPRINGS VISION & OUTREACH CORP)
  • WHIR (1230 AM; 1 kW; DANVILLE, KY; Owner: HOMETOWN B/CSTNG OF DANVILLE, INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRSL (1520 AM; daytime; 1 kW; STANFORD, KY; Owner: LINCOLN-GARRARD BROADCASTING CO.,INC)
  • WHBN (1420 AM; 1 kW; HARRODSBURG, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY OF KE)
  • WVLK (590 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKYY (1280 AM; 1 kW; LANCASTER, KY; Owner: LANCASTER BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLAP (630 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WXRA (1580 AM; 10 kW; GEORGETOWN, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Junction City:

  • WDFB-FM (88.1 FM; DANVILLE, KY; Owner: ALUM SPRINGS EDUCATIONAL CORPORATION)
  • WXKY-FM (96.3 FM; STANFORD, KY; Owner: LINCOLN-GARRARD BROADCASTING CO.,INC)
  • WRNZ (105.1 FM; LANCASTER, KY; Owner: HOMETOWN BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WHIR-FM (107.1 FM; DANVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJMM-FM (99.3 FM; HARRODSBURG, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY OF CENTRAL KENTUCKY, LLC)
  • WUKY (91.3 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES UNIV. OF KENTUCKY)
  • WEKU (88.9 FM; RICHMOND, KY; Owner: EASTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)
  • WVLK-FM (92.9 FM; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WCYO (100.7 FM; IRVINE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY RIVER BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSEK (97.1 FM; SOMERSET, KY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVLC (99.9 FM; MANNSVILLE, KY; Owner: PATRICIA RODGERS)
  • WLFX (106.7 FM; BEREA, KY; Owner: WALLINGFORD COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WTHL (90.5 FM; SOMERSET, KY; Owner: SOMERSET EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • WLRO (101.5 FM; RICHMOND, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKDO-FM (98.7 FM; LIBERTY, KY; Owner: CARLOS D. WESLEY)

TV broadcast stations around Junction City:

  • WDKY-TV (Channel 56; DANVILLE, KY; Owner: WDKY LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WKSO-TV (Channel 29; SOMERSET, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WBKI-TV (Channel 34; CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WKLE (Channel 46; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WKYT-TV (Channel 27; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: WKYT LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTVQ-TV (Channel 36; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLEX-TV (Channel 18; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: WLEX COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
Junction City fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Junction City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 98ft / 30.3mTotal length
  • $278,000Total costs
  • 38,378Total average daily traffic
  • 2,599Total average daily truck traffic
  • 40,821Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic
New bridges in Junction City, KY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 21950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 61990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Junction City, KY

2007 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2007 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 10. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 31 took place in 2013, and the least - 0 in 2008. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Junction City, KY When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (50.4%), and Outside Fires (28.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Junction City, KY
    • 6150.4%Structure Fires
    • 3528.9%Outside Fires
    • 1613.2%Other
    • 97.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Junction City, KY
Most common first names in Junction City, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2569.7 years
William2471.9 years
Mary2479.4 years
George1874.2 years
John1674.1 years
Robert1371.9 years
Edna1279.3 years
Charles1168.4 years
Jesse866.0 years
Elizabeth869.4 years
Most common last names in Junction City, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Wilson1871.1 years
Cox1775.4 years
Johnson1473.1 years
Moore1269.6 years
Phillips1177.1 years
Smith1071.2 years
Rousey976.7 years
Preston869.6 years
Coffman867.3 years
Taylor874.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Junction City, KY
  • 56.6%Electricity
  • 41.7%Utility gas
  • 1.0%Wood
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Junction City, KY
  • 78.3%Electricity
  • 16.3%Utility gas
  • 5.4%No fuel used


Junction City compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are no pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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