WI

National Population : 333,590,059
Wisconsin State Population : 6,001,969

About Junction City, WI

Junction City, WI is located in Portage County in the state of Wisconsin.

The total City Population for Junction City is about 439 with about 112 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 2,499.

The Average Home Value is $185,500.00, which is roughly 9% higher than the Average Home Value of $168,872.00 for the state of Wisconsin, and roughly 2% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $62,188.00, which is roughly 4% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $59,462.00 for the state of Wisconsin, and roughly 8% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Junction City is about 5.4%.

Wisconsin is ranked #36 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 26.98 out of 100.

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Voting

Portage County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 5.53% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 50.31%
Republican: 47.53%
Libertarian: 1.58%
Other: 0.5%
Green: 0.08%


Nearby Locations

Milladore, WI (6.61 mi.)
Rudolph, WI (9.01 mi.)
Stevens Point, WI (10.01 mi.)
Auburndale, WI (12.77 mi.)
Kronenwetter, WI (13.04 mi.)
Mosinee, WI (13.04 mi.)
Plover, WI (15.18 mi.)
Arpin, WI (15.31 mi.)
Vesper, WI (15.59 mi.)
Custer, WI (16.23 mi.)
Wisc Rapids, WI (17.36 mi.)
Hewitt, WI (17.63 mi.)
Port Edwards, WI (18.53 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 54443
Latitude : 44.600198
Longitude : -89.749816
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 1141 ft.
Area Code(s) : 715

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.55
Male Population Estimate : 42.82%
Female Population Estimate : 42.70%
Median Age : 42.6
Male Median Age : 43.4
Female Median Age : 41.7

White Population Estimate : 83.87%
Black Population Estimate : 0.60%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.40%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.92%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.08%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.28%
Other Population Estimate : 0.92%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Junction City specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Portage County: About 2 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2017)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Portage County: About 113 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Portage County is about 39% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 61% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.