La Junta, Colorado 

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Population

6,854

-2.3% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

7.3%

Median Income

$30,010

Median Home Price

$107,200

Median Age

38.1

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.1 / 5.9

summer / winter

United States / Colorado / No Metro Area / Otero County / La Junta / Zip Codes
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September, May and June are the most pleasant months in La Junta, while December and January are the least comfortable months.


La Junta, CO Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Colorado
County: Otero County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: La Junta
Zip Codes: 81050


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in La Junta is 7.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. La Junta jobs have increased by 3.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, La Junta's cost of living is 25.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare La Junta's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Otero county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 60.1% to 37.6%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
La Junta's population is 6,854 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 2.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 16.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in La Junta is Real Estate: $107,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.6%.

SCHOOLS
La Junta public schools spend $10,073 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.2 students per teacher in La Junta. More Education



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Housing Market in La Junta

It's a good time to buy in La Junta. Home Appreciation is up 8.4% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in La Junta is $107,200.

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Reviews for La Junta   4 Reviews
City of La Junta is not for any age. - 12/2/2019
I've lived in La Junta CO for about 12 years and to be honest with you I have lived in a lot of palaces but by far this town is the worst! La Junta CO has nothing to... Read More

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Living in La Junta - 9/7/2019
I've lived here a lil' over 2 years. The people are very friendly, and the cost of living is low. However, the choices for a lot of things are very minimal. Only 2... Read More

Amazed almost every day - 2/19/2010
I'm amazed every day at the friendliness and cheerfulness of the people in La Junta, Colorado. This town offers the kind of old-fashioned atmosphere captured by Norman... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN LA JUNTA, COLORADO
81050

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