Delta Junction is a tiny city located in the state of Alaska. With a population of 929 people and just one neighborhood, Delta Junction is the 38th largest community in Alaska.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Delta Junction is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Delta Junction is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Delta Junction who work in teaching (15.04%), office and administrative support (13.50%) and management occupations (8.85%).
There are quite a few people in the armed forces living in Delta Junction, and when you visit or drive around town, you will see military people in and out of uniform, shopping, enjoying life, and being part of the community.
Setting & Lifestyle
One of the benefits of Delta Junction is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 14.23 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Being a small city, Delta Junction does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.