Cave Junction Josephine County, Oregon

Cave Junction: City in Oregon, USA

About

Cave Junction is a city located in the county of Josephine in the U.S. state of Oregon. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,883 and a population density of 401 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,986 inhabitants.

The city was created 74 years ago in 1947.

Cave Junction Quick Facts

Population : 1,986 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Oregon (United States)
County : Josephine County
Postal code : 97523, 97531
Area : 4.69 km2
Altitude : 1,575 feet / 480 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1948 (74 years ago)
Time Zone : Pacific Time Zone
Local time : 16:08:36 (16th May 2022)
Density : 423 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 5.19% (2010-2020)

Geography

Cave Junction is located at 42°9'46"N 123°38'53"W (42.1628900, -123.6481200).

Cave Junction map

Demographics

The population of Cave Junction increased by 5.19% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,883 - census
2011 1,862 -1.13% estimation process
2012 1,865 0.16% estimation process
2013 1,870 0.27% estimation process
2014 1,879 0.48% estimation process
2015 1,907 1.47% estimation process
2016 1,929 1.14% estimation process
2017 1,952 1.18% estimation process
2018 1,968 0.81% estimation process
2019 1,977 0.46% estimation process
2020 1,986 0.45% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 13,435
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 13,424
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 0.1%
April 1, 2020 Population : 13,463
April 1, 2010 Population : 13,465
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.5%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 22.6%
People over 65 (%) : 23.0%
Female persons, % : 53.2%
White only, percent : 77.6%
Black or African American alone, percent : 15.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.1%
Asians alone % : 2.3%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.3%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 1.5%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 77.3%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,009
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 3.2%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 73.9%

Cave Junction zip code is 97523. County name: Josephine, County fips: 41033

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 73.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $129,300
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,233
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $490
2015-2019 median gross rent : $802
2015-2019 Households : 5,629
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.34
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 88.1%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 4.4%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 89.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 85.5%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 94.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 30.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 7.9%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 3.5%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 59.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 57.8%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 45,682
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 49,021
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 60,832
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 190,381
2012 total retail sales per capita : $14,141
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $60,684
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $32,864
Percentage of people living in poverty : 8.9%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,054
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 486
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 432
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 54
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 937
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 146
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 793
2010 population per square mile : 2,055.4
2010 land area in square miles : 6.55

Schools in Cave Junction

College & universities near Cave Junction, OR

Code Name City ZIP
209940 Rogue Community College Grants Pass (OR) 97527-9291

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Cave Junction, OR

Code Name Address Type
CVJ Cave Junction, OR 406 Redwood Coast Highway BUS
GTP Grants Pass, OR 460 NE Agness Avenue BUS
SMR Smith River, CA 13450 US Highway 101 North BUS
BKO Brookings 624 Railroad Street BUS
GHL Gold Hill, OR 868 2nd Avenue BUS

Post offices near Cave Junction

Post Office Name City ZIP
Cave Junction Post Office Cave Junction (OR) 97523

Other cities in Josephine County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Josephine County , OR.

City Name Population Title
Grants Pass 38,416 City in Oregon, USA
Redwood 2,627 Census-designated place in Josephine County, Oregon

Distance to Other Cities

Cave Junction distances to largest Oregon cities