North La Junta is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the North La Junta Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Otero County at latitude 37.997 and longitude -103.5319. Otero County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,052 feet.
The formal boundaries for the North La Junta Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.36 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles.Photos of the local North La Junta, CO area
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|Population in Households||535|
|Population in Familes||446|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.37|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||265 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||171 (64.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||55 (20.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||39 (14.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$69,178|
|Average Home Value||$73,824|
|Median Household Income||$47,788|
|Average Household Income||$62,579|
|Per Capita Income||$25,727|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.56%|
|Per Capita Income||2.03%|
The table below compares North La Junta to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 275||40th|
|Population Density1||# 308||33rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 119||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 269||41st|
|Per Capita Income||# 242||47th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.