Junction City, WI Population

By | July 2, 2019

Population: 440. Estimated population in July 2020: 413 (-6.1% change)
Males: 215 (48.9%), Females: 225 (51.1%)

Portage County

Zip code: 54443

Median resident age: 32.8 years
Median household income: $33,750
Median house value: $69,000

Races in Junction City:

  • White Non-Hispanic (93.0%)
  • Hispanic (4.3%)
  • Asian Indian (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)

Ancestries: German (34.1%), Polish (29.1%), Irish (8.9%), Norwegian (6.1%), Czech (3.2%), Swedish (3.2%).

Elevation: 1150 feet

Land area: 1.2 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Junction City

  • High school or higher: 77.9%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 9.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 28.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Junction City village

  • Never married: 26.5%
  • Now married: 51.3%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

0.9% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -88 (-16.7%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Junction City:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Junction City:

  • CENTRAL WISCONSIN (about 14 miles; MOSINEE, WI; Abbreviation: CWA)
  • VOLK FIELD (about 57 miles; CAMP DOUGLAS, WI; Abbreviation: VOK)
  • RHINELANDER-ONEIDA COUNTY (about 74 miles; RHINELANDER, WI; Abbreviation: RHI)
Other public-use airports nearest to Junction City:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Junction City:

  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-STEVENS POINT (about 16 miles; STEVENS POINT, WI; Full-time enrollment: 8,083)
  • NORTHCENTRAL TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 27 miles; WAUSAU, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,039)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-OSHKOSH (about 93 miles; OSHKOSH, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,057)
  • FOX VALLEY TECHNICAL COLLEGE AT APPLETON (about 96 miles; APPLETON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,364)
  • MORAINE PARK TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 104 miles; FOND DU LAC, WI; Full-time enrollment: 3,037)
  • MADISON AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 105 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 7,914)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISON (about 108 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 37,607)
Public primary/middle school in Junction City:

  • KENNEDY EL (Students: 207; Location: 616 W 2ND ST; Grades: PK – 06)