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Welcome to Junction City ...

The city of Junction City is located in Union County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Junction City has a population of 537 people<1> (see below for details).

Junction City is 190 feet [58 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Junction City lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Junction City: (870)

The ZIP code for Junction City: 71749<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Junction City had a population of 581 people. This makes Junction City the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Junction City represents 0.02% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 253rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 581 people, the population of Junction City decreased 19.42% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 721 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Junction City had an population of 537 people. This is a decrease of 7.57% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 25.52% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Junction City.

Communities near Junction City ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Dodge City   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Dumas City   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
El Dorado   [Map]   18,030   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lawson   [Map]   ---   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Lisbon   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Bernice (LA)   [Map]   1,638   S   13 miles [20.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Junction City.

Communities Also Named Junction City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Junction City - they are located in California, Georgia, Illinois (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, Ohio (2), Oregon, South Dakota, Washington (2) and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Junction City.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Junction City. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Junction City. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Junction City.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Junction City:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Junction City ...

Looking for more information about Junction City? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Junction City? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Junction City, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Junction City.

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Visit our Community Index for Arkansas

About Union County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Junction City. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Union County: www.co.union.ar.us/

The official website for State of Arkansas: www.arkansas.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Junction City.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Junction City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Junction City). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Junction City or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Junction City. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Junction City) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Junction City. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Junction City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Junction City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0221, Longitude: -92.7237     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Junction City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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