Junction City is a tiny town located in the state of California. With a population of 650 people and just one neighborhood, Junction City is the 730th largest community in California.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in Junction City are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in California.
Occupations and Workforce
Junction City is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Junction City is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Junction City who work in office and administrative support (17.81%), maintenance occupations (15.98%) and sales jobs (10.05%).
Of important note, Junction City is also a town of artists. Junction City has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Junction City’s character.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 17.35% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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 town 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, Junction City has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Junction City a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Junction City is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.