Junction City, OH

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Junction City Profile


Overview

Junction City is a tiny village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 805 people and just one neighborhood, Junction City is the 603rd largest community in Ohio. Junction City has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some villages, Junction City isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Junction City are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Junction City is a village of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Junction City who work in healthcare suport services (12.50%), office and administrative support (10.68%), and sales jobs (10.42%).

Setting & Lifestyle

Junction City’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.

In Junction City, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.43 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

As is often the case in a small village, Junction City doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Junction City Demographics

The citizens of Junction City have a very low rate of college education: just 6.88% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.

The per capita income in Junction City in 2018 was $17,056, which is low income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $68,224 for a family of four. However, Junction City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Junction City also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 31.70% of its population below the federal poverty line.

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 Native American. Important ancestries of people in Junction City include German, Irish, English, French, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Junction City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q4 2020. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Junction City, OH HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

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Migration & Mobility

 

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Junction City VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
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Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Neighborhood Public School Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more about Scout's School Data

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

(100 is best)

Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

Rates the quality of all K-12 public schools that serve this neighborhood. Info

Schools That Serve This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to OH* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Bremen Elementary School
210 Strayer Ave
Bremen, OH 43107
KG-04
Central Elementary School
445 N Market St
Logan, OH 43138
PK-04
Fairfield Union High School
6675 Cincinnati Zanesville Rd
Lancaster, OH 43130
09-12
Fairfield Union Rushville Middle School
6409 Cincinnati Zanesville Rd
Lancaster, OH 43130
05-08
Green Elementary School
13495 Maysville Williams Rd
Logan, OH 43138
PK-04
Junction City Elementary School
307 Poplar Street
Junction City, OH 43748
PK-05
Logan High School
14470 State Route 328
Logan, OH 43138
09-12
Logan-Hocking Middle School
13579 Maysville Williams Rd
Logan, OH 43138
05-08
Millcreek Elementary School
10397 State Route 155 Se
Corning, OH 43730
PK-06
Miller High School
10397 State Route 155 Se
Corning, OH 43730
07-12
* 10 is highest

Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 4 districts:

LOGAN-HOCKING LOCAL


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Ohio

(10 is best)

Better than of OH school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 24.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 20.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 4.2%

Educational Expenditures

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School Administration
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FAIRFIELD UNION LOCAL


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Ohio

(10 is best)

Better than of OH school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 35.4% 24.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 30.4% 20.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.0% 4.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
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NEW LEXINGTON SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Ohio

(10 is best)

Better than of OH school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 24.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 20.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 4.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures
Support Expenditures
Student
Staff
General Administration
School Administration
Operation
Transportation
Other
Total Support
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Total Expenditures

SOUTHERN LOCAL


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Ohio

(10 is best)

Better than of OH school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 24.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 20.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 4.2%

Educational Expenditures

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