Jamestown Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Jamestown, NY

General Jamestown Information

State: New York

County: Chautauqua County

Close cities: Elmhurst, NY, Jamestown West, NY, Sunnyside, NY, Falconer, NY, Ellington, NY, Bemus Point, NY, Kennedy, NY, Lakewood, NY, Gerry, NY, Stow, NY, Greenhurst, NY, Frewsburg, NY, Ashville, NY, Celoron, NY, Stillwater, NY

Jamestown Population (census data)
Total 29,557 (-6.5% since 2000)
Male 14,085 (47.7%)
Female 15,472 (52.3%)

Population Density: 3,292 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 81.2 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 8.98 square miles

Median Household Income: $30,072

Zip Codes: 14701, and 14702.

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Jamestown Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (89.0%)
  • Hispanic (4.9%)
  • Black (3.4%)
  • Two or more races (2.2%)
  • Other race (1.8%)
  • American Indian (1.2%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Swedish (19.1%)
  • Italian (18.4%)
  • German (17.4%)
  • Irish (14.1%)
  • English (13.1%)
  • Polish (5.1%)
Foriegn Born: 700 people (2.4%)
  • Europe (88.9%)
  • Latin America (11.1%)

Local Jamestown Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: New York Yankees, Pittsburgh Pirates, Cleveland Indians, New York Mets
NFL Football: Buffalo Bills
NHL Hockey: Buffalo Sabres

Jamestown School Information

High Schools
Jamestown High School (350 East Second Street, Jamestown, NY, 14701 - Jamestown City School District District)
Southwestern Senior High School (600 Hunt Road W E, Jamestown, NY, 14701 - Southwestern Central School District At Jamestown District)
Middle Schools
Jefferson Middle School (195 Martin Road, Jamestown, NY, 14701 - Jamestown City School District District)
Persell Middle School (375 Baker Street, Jamestown, NY, 14701 - Jamestown City School District District)
Southwestern Middle School (600 Hunt Road W E, Jamestown, NY, 14701 - Southwestern Central School District At Jamestown District)
Washington Middle School (159 Buffalo Street, Jamestown, NY, 14701 - Jamestown City School District District)
Elementary Schools
Carlyle C. Ring Elementary School (333 Buffalo Street, Jamestown, NY, 14701 - Jamestown City School District District)
Clinton V. Bush Elementary School (150 Pardee Avenue, Jamestown, NY, 14701 - Jamestown City School District District)
Lincoln Elementary School (301 Front Street, Jamestown, NY, 14701 - Jamestown City School District District)
Milton J. Fletcher Elementary School (301 Cole Avenue, Jamestown, NY, 14701 - Jamestown City School District District)
Rovillus R. Rogers Elementary School (41 Hebner Street, Jamestown, NY, 14701 - Jamestown City School District District)
Samuel G. Love Elementary School (50 East 8th Street, Jamestown, NY, 14701 - Jamestown City School District District)
Southwestern Elementary School (600 Hunt Road W.E., Jamestown, NY, 14701 - Southwestern Central School District At Jamestown District)

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