Lone Jack is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 1,492 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lone Jack is the 319th largest community in Missouri. Much of the housing stock in Lone Jack was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Lone Jack economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Lone Jack, where the median household income is $99,423.00.
Lone Jack real estate is some of the most expensive in Missouri, although Lone Jack house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities, Lone Jack isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Lone Jack are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lone Jack is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lone Jack who work in office and administrative support (13.06%), management occupations (10.48%), and sales jobs (7.89%).
Also of interest is that Lone Jack has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Lone Jack is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Lone Jack a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Lone Jack has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Lone Jack’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Lone Jack is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Lone Jack, the average commute to work is 34.62 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Lone Jack is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The overall education level of Lone Jack citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.09% of adults in Lone Jack have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Lone Jack in 2018 was $31,694, which is wealthy relative to Missouri, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $126,776 for a family of four.
Lone Jack is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Lone Jack home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lone Jack residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lone Jack include German, English, Irish, Italian, and Croatian.
The most common language spoken in Lone Jack is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.