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Welcome to Junction City ...

The village of Junction City is located in Madison County<1>.

The location of Junction City has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Junction City has a population of 316 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Junction City.

Junction City is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Junction City: (573)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Junction City had an population of 316 people. This is a decrease of 3.36% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.94% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Junction City had a population of 327 people. This makes Junction City the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 327 people, the population of Junction City increased 2.51% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 319 people).

More information can be found on the Census 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 Arkansas, California, Georgia, Illinois (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada, Ohio (2), Oregon, South Dakota, Washington (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Junction City ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Junction City.

  • Farmington (16 miles [25.7 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Farmington
    • Farmington lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Junction City and is located in Saint Francois County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,674 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Farmington<6>
  • Ironton (18 miles [29 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ironton
    • Ironton lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Junction City and is located in Iron County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,386 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ironton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ironton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ironton<6>
  • Iron Mountain Lake (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Iron Mountain Lake
    • Iron Mountain Lake lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Junction City and is located in Saint Francois County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 747 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Iron Mountain Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Iron Mountain Lake
  • Pilot Knob (19 miles [30.6 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pilot Knob
    • Pilot Knob lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Junction City and is located in Iron County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 711 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pilot Knob have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pilot Knob
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pilot Knob<6>
  • Arcadia (18 miles [29 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arcadia
    • Arcadia lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Junction City and is located in Iron County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 552 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arcadia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arcadia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arcadia<6>
  • Marquand (12 miles [19.3 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marquand
    • Marquand lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Junction City and is located in Madison County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 197 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marquand
  • Knob Lick (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Knob Lick
    • Knob Lick lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Junction City and is located in Saint Francois County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Knob Lick
  • Womack (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Womack
    • Womack lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Junction City and is located in Sainte Genevieve County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Womack
  • Avon (12 miles [19.3 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Avon
    • Avon lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Junction City and is located in Sainte Genevieve County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avon
  • Chestnut Ridge (15 miles [24.1 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chestnut Ridge
    • Chestnut Ridge lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Junction City and is located in Sainte Genevieve County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chestnut Ridge

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Junction City. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Junction City.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Junction City.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Junction City. See our Newspapers 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 can read an overview with links that will help you 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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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 State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Missouri's counties, including Madison, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Junction City.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Junction City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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 for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Junction CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Junction City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.5733, Longitude: -90.2906       In this case, the coordinates for Junction City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 

 

 


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