Cave Junction is a very small city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 1,886 people and just one neighborhood, Cave Junction is the 135th largest community in Oregon.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Cave Junction isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Cave Junction are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cave Junction is a city of managers, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cave Junction who work in management occupations (28.77%), sales jobs (14.16%) and office and administrative support (6.93%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 16.44% 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
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Cave Junction is worth considering.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Cave Junction spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.51 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small city, Cave Junction doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.