Carl Junction, MO
Carl Junction is located in southwestern Jasper County, Missouri, and is contiguous with Joplin on the south and east. It is approximately 160 miles south of Kansas City, 295 miles southwest of St. Louis, 85 miles west of Springfield, and 5 miles east of the Kansas state line.
New home construction in Carl Junction has shown consistent growth over the past 10-15 years, attributable to such factors as its location within a vibrant metropolitan economic area. The continued commitment to excellence is exhibited by the Carl Junction R-1 School District (with its expansive K-12) campus located in the city limits), and the area’s natural scenic beauty. The housing market in the Carl Junction area has maintained its reputation as one of the fastest growing communities for its size in the state of Missouri.