Cave Junction is a very small city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 1,886 people and just one neighborhood, Cave Junction is the 135th largest community in Oregon.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Cave Junction isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Cave Junction are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cave Junction is a city of managers, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cave Junction who work in management occupations (28.77%), sales jobs (14.16%) and office and administrative support (6.93%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 16.44% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Cave Junction has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Cave Junction a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.51 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Cave Junction doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.