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Population in 2012: 816 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.2%
 

Males: 407  (49.9%)
Females: 409  (50.1%)

Median resident age:  35.5 years
Ohio median age:  40.5 years

Zip codes: 43748.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $26,261 (it was $29,861 in 2000)
Junction City:

$26,261
OH:

$46,829
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $15,046

Junction City village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $78,545 (it was $57,300 in 2000)
Junction City:

$78,545
OH:

$127,600
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $98,741; Detached houses: $99,404; Mobile homes: $85,000

Median gross rent in 2012: $548.

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Junction City races chart
  • White alone - 793 (96.8%)
  • Two or more races - 12 (1.5%)
  • Hispanic - 8 (1.0%)
  • Black alone - 2 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 2 (0.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.1%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.1%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Junction City: 84.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (24.4%), German (23.0%), English (8.8%), French (8.3%), Italian (5.2%), Swiss (1.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 860 feet

Land area: 0.64 square miles.

Population density: 1,273 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Junction City:

  • High school or higher: 77.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 21.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Junction City village:

  • Never married: 33.5%
  • Now married: 42.3%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 14.6%

3 residents are foreign born

This village:  0.4%
Ohio:  3.9%



According to our research of Ohio and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Junction City, Ohio as of September 21, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Junction City to the number of sex offenders is 117 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $994 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $669 (1.0%)

Junction City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbus, OH (41.2 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (317.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: New Lexington, OH (2.2 miles ), Somerset, OH (2.4 miles ), Bremen, OH (2.7 miles ), Rushville, OH (2.8 miles ), West Rushville, OH (2.9 miles) , Shawnee, OH (3.1 miles ), Hide-A-Way Hills, OH (3.2 miles ), New Straitsville, OH (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 39.72 N, Longitude: 82.30 W

Area code: 740

Junction City household income distribution Junction City home values distribution

Crime rates in Junction City (2006):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 10 burglaries (1164.1 per 100,000)
  • 20 thefts (2328.3 per 100,000)
  • 2 auto thefts (232.8 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 200.5 (higher means more crime, US average = 312.1)

Crime rates in Junction City (2009):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 10 burglaries (1186.2 per 100,000)
  • 19 thefts (2253.9 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 179.7 (higher means more crime, US average = 279.7)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.21
Ohio average:

1.99

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

9.0%
Ohio:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +47 (+6.1%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (52%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (44%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (13%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (11%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (12%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Junction City-area historical tornado activity is near Ohio state average. It is 24% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/10/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.8 miles away from the Junction City village center injured 8 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

On 9/3/1970, a category F3 tornado 33.3 miles away from the village center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Junction City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Ohio state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/19/1995 at 12:57:06, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.6 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 75.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Perry County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Mudslides: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Junction City:

  • MOUNT ALOYSIUS CORP (Hospital, about 4 miles away; NEW LEXINGTON, OH)
  • NEW LEXINGTON CARE AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; NEW LEXINGTON, OH)
  • AUTUMN HEALTHCARE OF SOMERSET (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; SOMERSET, OH)

Political contributions by individuals in Junction City, OH

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

  • Hocking College (about 20 miles; Nelsonville, OH; Full-time enrollment: 4,220)
  • Central Ohio Technical College (about 26 miles; Newark, OH; FT enrollment: 2,213)
  • Ohio State University-Newark Campus (about 26 miles; Newark, OH; FT enrollment: 2,113)
  • Denison University (about 27 miles; Granville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,237)
  • Ohio University-Main Campus (about 30 miles; Athens, OH; FT enrollment: 19,492)
  • DeVry University-Ohio (about 38 miles; Columbus, OH; FT enrollment: 2,068)
  • Capital University (about 38 miles; Columbus, OH; FT enrollment: 2,913)

Public elementary/middle school in Junction City:

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

Church in Junction City: New Lebanon Evangelical Lutheran Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: New Lebanon Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Junction City: Junction City Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Perry County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Junction City and their reported violations in the past:

SCIOTO YOUTH CAMP (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 35.2%
(35.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  70.8%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  11.1%
Whole state:  6.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Junction City, OH

Junction City compared to Ohio state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Banks with branches in Junction City (2011 data):

  • The Peoples National Bank of New Lexington: Junction City Branch at 106 East Main Street, branch established on 1999/10/13. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $107.6 mil, Deposits: $95.8 mil, headquarters in New Lexington, OH, positive income, Consumer Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Peoples National Bancshares, Inc.
  • The First National Bank of McConnelsville: The Junction City Branch at 107 West Main Street, branch established on 1908/10/08. Info updated 2011/01/28: Bank assets: $137.6 mil, Deposits: $118.6 mil, headquarters in Mcconnelsville, OH, positive income, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Fnb Shares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Junction City travel time to work - commute


Junction City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (76%)
  • Electricity (21%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Junction City village (based on Perry County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 29.28%
Here29.3%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)United Church of Christ
Adherents30.0%29.9%14.5%4.2%3.4%
Congregations37.9%9.1%9.1%3.0%4.5%
NameChurches of ChristChurch of the NazareneGeneral Association of Regular Baptist ChurchesAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAOther
Adherents2.7%2.5%2.3%2.2%8.2%
Congregations7.6%3.0%1.5%3.0%21.2%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 8
This county:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Perry County:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
This county:

3.45 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Perry County:

3.45 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.6%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.8%
Ohio:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Perry County:

12.4%
State:

11.9%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$709
Police Protection - Officers 1$1,550$18,6000$0
Firefighters 0$0 31$1,163
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$116
Sewerage 1$2,240$26,8800$0
Water Supply 0$0 3$68
Totals for Government 2$3,790$22,74044$2,056


6.02% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,184 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.02%
Ohio average:

5.31%

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:
from Fairfield County, OH  1.28% ($31,006 average AGI)
from Licking County, OH  1.01% ($35,795)
from Muskingum County, OH  0.91% ($24,591)


6.37% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,193 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.37%
Ohio average:

5.79%

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:
to Fairfield County, OH  1.29% ($26,268 average AGI)
to Muskingum County, OH  1.12% ($25,711)
to Licking County, OH  0.89% ($32,018)

Strongest AM radio stations in Junction City:

  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLGN (1510 AM; daytime; 1 kW; LOGAN, OH; Owner: ROGER L. HINERMAN d/b/a LOGAN BROADCASTING)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAIS (770 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BUCHTEL, OH; Owner: NELSONVILLE TV CABLE, INC.)
  • WOSU (820 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBNS (1460 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: RADIOHIO, INCORPORATED)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLOH (1320 AM; 1 kW; LANCASTER, OH)

Strongest FM radio stations in Junction City:

  • WWJM (106.3 FM; NEW LEXINGTON, OH; Owner: PERRY COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WLRY (88.5 FM; RUSHVILLE, OH; Owner: ARCANGEL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • WCVZ (92.7 FM; SOUTH ZANESVILLE, OH; Owner: CHRISTIAN VOICE OF CENTRAL OHIO, INC)
  • WHOK-FM (95.5 FM; LANCASTER, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WYBZ (107.3 FM; CROOKSVILLE, OH; Owner: Y BRIDGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJZA (103.5 FM; LANCASTER, OH; Owner: SKYWAY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHIZ-FM (102.5 FM; ZANESVILLE, OH; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN OHIO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WFCB (93.3 FM; CHILLICOTHE, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJAW-FM (100.9 FM; MCCONNELSVILLE, OH; Owner: QUIET RADIO INC. D/B/A WJAW RADIO)
  • WLGN-FM (98.3 FM; LOGAN, OH; Owner: ROGER L. HINERMAN d/b/a LOGAN BROADCASTING)
  • WSEO (107.7 FM; NELSONVILLE, OH; Owner: NELSONVILLE TV CABLE, INC.)
  • W201AK (88.1 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE CEDARVILLE UNIVERSITY)
  • WOSU-FM (89.7 FM; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WNKO (101.7 FM; NEWARK, OH; Owner: RUNNYMEDE, INC.)
  • WCLT-FM (100.3 FM; NEWARK, OH; Owner: WCLT RADIO, INC.)
  • WOUB-FM (91.3 FM; ATHENS, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WFCO (90.9 FM; LANCASTER, OH; Owner: LANCASTER ED BROADASTING FOUNDATION)
  • WOUZ-FM (90.1 FM; ZANESVILLE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • W211BT (90.1 FM; ATHENS, OH; Owner: THE CEDARVILLE UNIVERSITY)
  • WJIC (91.7 FM; ZANESVILLE, OH; Owner: VCY/AMERICA, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Junction City:

  • WOUB-TV (Channel 20; ATHENS, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WHIZ-TV (Channel 18; ZANESVILLE, OH; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN OHIO TELEVISION SYSTEM)
  • WWHO (Channel 53; CHILLICOTHE, OH; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • WSYX (Channel 6; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: WSYX LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WOSU-TV (Channel 34; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WTTE (Channel 28; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: COLUMBUS (WTTE-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WBNS-TV (Channel 10; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: WBNS-TV, INC.)
  • WSFJ-TV (Channel 51; NEWARK, OH; Owner: GUARDIAN VISION INTERNATIONAL, INC.)
  • WCMH-TV (Channel 4; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W16BT (Channel 16; ZANESVILLE, OH; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

Junction City fatal accident list:

Dec 11, 1976 00:15 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 3 meters (10ft)
Total average daily traffic: 1,900
Total average daily truck traffic: 209
Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic: 2,637


FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KB8OWG, Licensee ID: L00652679
    Grant Date: 04/03/2013, Expiration Date: 06/08/2023, Certifier: Sally J Wyrick
    Registrant: Sally J Wyrick, 111 Iron St, Junction City, OH 43748-0318
  • Call Sign: KB8WNN, Licensee ID: L00826006
    Grant Date: 01/25/2005, Expiration Date: 01/25/2015
    Registrant: Kevin E Neal, 2895 Mainesville Rd, Junction City, OH 43748
  • Call Sign: N8RQA
    Grant Date: 01/21/1992, Expiration Date: 01/21/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/22/2004
    Registrant: Wayne D Bauer, 2885 Mainesville Rd, Junction City, OH 43748
  • Call Sign: WA4NIH, Licensee ID: L00423582
    Grant Date: 01/05/2002, Expiration Date: 03/24/2012
    Registrant: James C Schneider, 203 W. Poplar, Junction City, OH 43748
  • Call Sign: KD8ETJ, Licensee ID: L01221368
    Grant Date: 12/07/2006, Expiration Date: 12/07/2016, Certifier: Dustin R Binion
    Registrant: Dustin R Binion, 415 E Main St, Junction City, OH 43748


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 26
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Junction City


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Most common first names in Junction City, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles2169.4 years
John1573.6 years
Mary1577.7 years
William1467.7 years
James1175.6 years
Paul1165.5 years
Frank981.1 years
Robert865.6 years
Helen679.9 years
Ruth680.3 years
Most common last names in Junction City, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Householder1579.6 years
Brown877.0 years
Clark884.8 years
Metzger884.9 years
Ashbaugh681.4 years
Spohn685.0 years
Poling680.0 years
Klingler675.7 years
Garey676.2 years
Keister673.6 years
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