Lone Jack is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 1,124 people and just one neighborhood, Lone Jack is the 341st 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 $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
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 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 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 34.26 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small city, Lone Jack does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.