The unemployment rate in La Junta is 4.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). 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 22.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and June are the most pleasant months in La Junta, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Otero county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
La Junta's population is 6,900 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 2.3%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 16.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in La Junta is $87,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.6%. Check out the homes in the area
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