Junction City, KY Profile: Facts & Data


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Junction City, Kentucky - Basic Facts

The City of Junction City had a population of 2,367 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Junction City is located at latitude 37.5855 and longitude -84.7911 in Boyle County. The formal boundaries for the City of Junction City (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Boyle County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 991 feet.

The City of Junction City (GNIS ID: 2404815) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Kentucky is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Junction City is located within Junction City Division of Boyle County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Junction City: Goresburgh, Junction.

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Junction City, KY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 2,367
Population in Households 2,357
Population in Familes 1,945
Population in Group Qrtrs 10
Population Density2 1,299
Diversity Index3 15


Median Household Income $36,240
Average Household Income $41,315
Per Capita Income $16,820


Total Housing Units 1,028 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 630 (61.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 329 (32.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 69 ( 6.7%)
Median Home Value $91,770
Average Home Value $97,460


Total Households 959
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 653
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.67% 0.53%
Households 0.6% 0.52%
Families 0.57% 0.4%
Median Household Income   0.97%
Per Capita Income   1.98%

Junction City, KY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Junction City to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kentucky by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 148 73rd
Population Density # 180 67th
Diversity Index # 284 48th
Median Household Income # 358 34th
Per Capita Income # 497 8th

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