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Cave Junction, incorporated in 1948, is a city in Josephine County, Oregon, United States. As of the 2000 census, the city population was 1,363. The 2007 estimate is 1,685 residents. Its motto is the "Gateway to the Oregon Caves," and the city got its name by virtue of its location at the junction of Redwood Highway (U.S. Route 199) and Caves Highway (Oregon Route 46). It is 93% white, with 29% of residents living below the poverty line. Cave Junction is located in the Illinois Valley, where, starting in the 1850s, the non-native economy depended on gold mining. After World War II, timber became the main source of income for residents. As timber income has since declined, Cave Junction is attempting to compensate with tourism and as a haven for retirees. Tourists visit the Oregon Caves ... (from wikipedia)

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Josephine County6,020 Population (as of 2000)
Oregon State3,724 Population (current)
226.5 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.2 Square Miles of Water$95,800 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$21,539 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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115 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$3,812,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
817 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$14,430,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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