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Welcome to Junction ...
The city of Junction is located in Hill Country.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Junction has a population of 2,416 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Junction.
The community of Junction is 1,700 feet [518 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Junction lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Junction: (325)
The ZIP code for Junction: 76849<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Junction had an population of 2,416 people. This is a decrease of 6.14% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.72% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Junction had a population of 2,574 people (or 55.87% of the total population of Kimble County). This makes Junction the county's most populous community.
The population of Junction represents 0.01% of the population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 503rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,574 people, the population of Junction decreased 1.68% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,618 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Junction.
Communities Also Named Junction ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 48 communities that are also named Junction - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California (4), Idaho, Illinois (3), Indiana (6), Iowa (3), Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Massachusetts, Montana (2), Nevada (2), New Mexico, New York (3), North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (3), Ontario (2), South Carolina, Utah, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin (4).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Junction.
Communities near Junction ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Junction.
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. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Junction.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Junction. 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.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Junction. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Junction.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Junction ...
Looking for more information about Junction? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Junction, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Junction.
Adding Junction to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Junction in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Junction was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Junction on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022