Lone Jack is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 1,081 people and just one neighborhood, Lone Jack is the 341st largest community in Missouri. Lone Jack has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Lone Jack, where the median household income is $61,587.
Real Estate Prices
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.
Occupations and Workforce
Lone Jack is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Lone Jack is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lone Jack who work in office and administrative support (16.94%), sales jobs (7.29%) and healthcare (7.29%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Lone Jack is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Lone Jack really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Lone Jack perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in Lone Jack, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 34.26 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small city, Lone Jack doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.