Junction City is a somewhat small city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 5,842 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Junction City is the 76th largest community in Oregon.
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 city of sales and office workers, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Junction City who work in office and administrative support (16.61%), management occupations (9.23%), and personal care services (8.26%).
Junction City 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 percentage of adults in Junction City with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.33% of adults in Junction City have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Junction City in 2010 was $19,240, which is lower middle income relative to Oregon and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $76,960 for a family of four. However, Junction City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Junction City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Junction City residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Junction City include English, Irish, Norwegian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Junction City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Japanese.