The City of Junction City, KS
Junction City is a popular city in the state of Kansas with a total of 20,932 residents living there. Junction City is ranked as the nineteenth most populated city in Kansas and the 1475th most populated city in the United States, and is located in Geary County. The largest nearby city to Junction City is Manhattan, approximately 21 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Junction City, including Jeanie's Lounge, Tyme Out Lounge-Steakhouse, Stacy's Restaurant, Junction City-Days Inn and Country Corral. For a larger selection of Junction City restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Junction City Museums, Golf Courses, Zoos, Arenas and/or Botanical Gardens, including the Sunset Zoo, Fort Riley, First Territorial Capitol State Historic Site, Indian Hills Golf Course and Rolling Meadows Golf Course. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Junction City please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Junction City:
- Manhattan Regional Airport (MHK)
Junction City, Kansas Climate and WeatherIn the month of December, Junction City experiences an average high temperature of 41 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in December are usually about 20 degrees with an average rainfall of 1.09 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Junction City with daytime temperatures averaging 86 degrees in the summer, and 41 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Junction City to receive an average of 0.92 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.66 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 110 degrees in the summer and as low as -21 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Junction City should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 66 degrees, and nighttime lows of 42.
Junction City, Kansas Attractions
1Bramlage Coliseum - Kansas State University - Manhattan,
Bramlage Coliseum is a 12,528-seat multi-purpose arena in Manhattan, Kansas. The arena's primary function is as home to the men's and women's basketball teams for Kansas State University. The building also holds offices for Kansas State Wildcats baseball, Intercollegiate Athletics, and Sports Information.
2Chisholm Trail - Abilene,
The Chisholm Trail is an 18 hole public golf course in Dickinson County Kansas. Built in 1998, this Abilene course designed by Kansas State University is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 785-263-3377. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim OK.
Address: 645 2400 Ave, Abilene, KS 67410
3Colbert Hills at Kansas State University - Manhattan,
The Colbert Hills at Kansas State University is an 18 hole public golf course in Riley County Kansas. Built in 2000, this Manhattan course designed by Jeff Brauer & Jim Colbert is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 785-776-6475. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim OK.
Address: 5200 Colbert Hills Dr, Manhattan, KS 66503
4Eisenhower Presidential Center - Abilene,
The Eisenhower Presidential Center, officially known as the Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum or Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum, includes the Eisenhower presidential library, President Dwight David Eisenhower's boyhood home, Museum, and gravesite. The center is located in Abilene, Kansas, home of President Eisenhower.
5First Territorial Capitol State Historic Site - Fort Riley,
The First Territorial Capitol of Kansas is the sole remaining building in Pawnee, Kansas. The town served as the capital city of the Kansas Territory for five days before it was moved to present day Fairway, Kansas and the town became part of Fort Riley, . The building now serves as a history museum.
6Fort Riley - Fort Riley,
Fort Riley is a United States Army installation located in Northeast Kansas, on the Kansas River, between Junction City and Manhattan, . The Fort Riley Military Reservation covers 100,656 acres in Geary and Riley counties and includes two census-designated places: Fort Riley North and Fort Riley-Camp Whiteside. The fort has a daytime population of nearly 25,000. The zip code is 66442.
7Indian Hills Golf Course - Chapman,
The Indian Hills Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Dickinson County Kansas. Built in 1977, this Chapman course designed by Dick Watson is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 2 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 785-922-6203. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 522 Golf Course Rd, Chapman, KS 67431
8Kansas Landscape Arboretum - Wakefield,
The Kansas Landscape Arboretum is a 193-acre nonprofit arboretum located in Wakefield, Kansas. It is open during daylight hours without admission charge.
9Lebold Mansion - Abilene,
Lebold Mansion is a Victorian-era house in Abilene, Kansas in the US. The mansion was built in 1880 by banker Conrad Lebold. Constructed of native Kansas limestone, it is considered to be one of the finest Victorian decorative art museums in the midwest. Lebold Mansion was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1973.
10Leonardville Golf Course - Leonardville,
The Leonardville Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Riley County Kansas. is open mar 1 to nov 15. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 785-293-5647. The golf course dress code is as follows: No dress code.
Address: N Erpeling Ave, Leonardville, KS 66449
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Junction City, Kansas Restaurants
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