For population 25 years and over in Junction:
For population 15 years and over in Junction town:
4 residents are foreign born (2.3% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $650 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Provo, UT (142.1 miles , pop. 105,166).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (217.3 miles , pop. 478,434).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (325.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Kingston, UT (1.7 miles) , Circleville, UT (2.3 miles ), Marysvale, UT (3.8 miles ), Antimony, UT (4.1 miles) , Beaver, UT (4.8 miles ), Koosharem, UT (5.1 miles ), Joseph, UT (5.2 miles ), Monroe, UT (5.3 miles ).
Latitude: 38.24 N, Longitude: 112.22 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 435
Population change in the 1990s: +46 (+35.1%).
Average climate in Junction, Utah
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Junction-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Utah state average. It is 247% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/2/1998 at 07:28:29, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 13.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/17/2003 at 01:04:19, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.4 ML, Depth: 0.2 mi) earthquake occurred 90.7 miles away from Junction center
On 7/19/2001 at 20:15:34, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.3 ML, Depth: 2.3 mi) earthquake occurred 51.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1994 at 03:48:37, a magnitude 4.3 (3.9 MB, 4.3 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 12.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1992 at 07:31:20, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.4 ML, Depth: 0.1 mi) earthquake occurred 52.3 miles away from Junction center
On 6/18/1998 at 11:00:40, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 ML, Depth: 1.3 mi) earthquake occurred 23.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Piute County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Landslide: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Airports located in Junction:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Junction:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 32.7%
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Junction compared to Utah state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Junction town (based on Piute County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.71%
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Junction government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Junction government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Junction government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):
Junction government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
8.15% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,242 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
9.71% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,425 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Strongest AM radio stations in Junction:
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TV broadcast stations around Junction:
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:6
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.