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Population (year 2000): 31,730. Estimated population in July 2005: 30,381 (-4.3% change)
Males: 15,121 (47.7%), Females: 16,609 (52.3%)

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Median resident age: 36.2 years
Median household income: $25,837 (year 2000)
Median house value: $52,400 (year 2000)

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Races in Jamestown:

  • 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%)

Ancestries: Swedish (19.1%), Italian (18.4%), German (17.4%), Irish (14.1%), English (13.1%), Polish (5.1%).

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Land area: 9.0 square miles

Jamestown,

For population 25 years and over in Jamestown

  • High school or higher: 79.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.2%
  • Unemployed: 8.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 15.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Jamestown city

  • Never married: 29.3%
  • Now married: 46.1%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 8.9%
  • Divorced: 12.3%

2.2% Foreign born (1.6% Europe, 0.2% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: -3,342 (-9.5%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: NY Hamburg, (51.5 miles pop. 56,259).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: NY Buffalo, (62.0 miles pop. 292,648).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: PA Philadelphia, (316.5 miles pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: West, NY (2.7 miles Jamestown NY (3.0 miles Celoron, NY (3.1 miles Falconer, NY (5.0 miles Busti, NY (5.7 miles Lakewood, NY (5.8 miles Kiantone, NY (6.0 miles Frewsburg, NY (6.8 miles Gerry,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 3 buildings, average cost: $64,300
  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $111,800
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $139,600
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $127,000

Latitude: 42.10 N, Longitude: 79.24 W

Area code: 716


Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (25.0%), Manufacturing (22.9%), Retail trade (13.4%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,884 (+12.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 8,021 (58.9%)


 

Crime in Jamestown by Year

Type 1999 2000 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 1 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 3.2 0.0 0.0
Rapes 14 19 11 18 19
    per 100,000 44.1 59.9 34.7 56.7 59.9
Robberies 17 17 40 41 47
    per 100,000 53.6 53.6 126.1 129.2 148.1
Assaults 95 89 110 105 101
    per 100,000 299.4 280.5 346.7 330.9 318.3
Burglaries 339 324 269 325 304
    per 100,000 1068.4 1021.1 847.8 1024.3 958.1
Thefts 781 782 762 816 702
    per 100,000 2461.4 2464.5 2401.5 2571.7 2212.4
Auto thefts 55 65 65 84 43
    per 100,000 173.3 204.9 204.9 264.7 135.5
280.7 282.6 296.0 323.4 298.5


Average climate in Jamestown, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Jamestown,

Jamestown-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 29% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1985, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.5 miles away from the Jamestown city center .

On 5/31/1985, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.6 miles away from the city center injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.


Birthplace of: Lucille Ball - (1911-1989), comedy actress, Natalie Merchant - (born 1963), musician, Roger Tory Peterson - (born 1908), ornithologist, illustrator.


Main business address for: AMERICAN LOCKER GROUP INC (PARTITIONS, SHELVING, LOCKERS & OFFICE AND STORE FIXTURES).


Hospital/medical center in Jamestown:
  • WOMANS CHRISTIAN ASSOC HOSPITAL (207 FOOTE AVE)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Jamestown:
  • WARREN GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 18 miles; WARREN, PA)
  • WARREN STATE HOSP (about 18 miles; WARREN, PA)
  • BROOKS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 28 miles; DUNKIRK, NY)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Jamestown:
  • CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY/JAMESTOWN (about 4 miles; JAMESTOWN, NY; ID: JHW)
  • BRADFORD REGIONAL (about 47 miles; BRADFORD, PA; ID: BFD)
  • ERIE INTL/TOM RIDGE FIELD (about 65 miles; ERIE, PA; ID: ERI)
Other public-use airports nearest to Jamestown:
  • RANDOLPH (about 17 miles; RANDOLPH, NY; ID: D85)
  • DART (about 20 miles; MAYVILLE, NY; ID: D79)
  • BROKENSTRAW (about 21 miles; PITTSFIELD, PA; ID: P15)


Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Housing and Community Development(Local) 12 $37,981 $37,981 0 $0
Water Supply 24 $45,597 $22,798 0 $0
Electric Power 92 $222,724 $29,050 2 $1,153
Higher Education - Instructional 77 $306,860 $47,822 256 $333,843
Higher Education - Other 160 $538,400 $40,380 180 $118,943
Financial Administration 12 $40,009 $40,009 0 $0
Other Government Administration 21 $45,520 $26,011 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 65 $479,889 $88,594 0 $0
Firefighters 64 $345,050 $64,696 0 $0
Streets and Highways 43 $76,427 $21,328 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 15 $18,460 $14,768 3 $2,482
Sewerage 18 $37,851 $25,234 1 $558
Parks and Recreation 15 $25,319 $20,255 0 $0
Totals for Government 618 $2,220,088 $43,108 442 $456,979


Colleges/Universities in Jamestown:
  • JAMESTOWN COMMUNITY COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 2,662; Location: 525 FALCONER ST; Public)
  • JAMESTOWN BUSINESS COLLEGE (FT enrollment: 270; Location: 7 FAIRMOUNT AVE; Private, for-profit; Website: www.jbcny.org)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Jamestown:
  • SUNY COLLEGE AT FREDONIA (about 24 miles; FREDONIA, NY; Full-time enrollment: 4,758)
  • SAINT BONAVENTURE UNIVERSITY (about 41 miles; ST BONAVENTURE, NY; FT enrollment: 2,538)
  • SUNY AT BUFFALO (about 53 miles; BUFFALO, NY; FT enrollment: 21,661)
  • NORTHWEST PENNSYLVANIA TECHNICAL INSTITUTE (about 53 miles; ERIE, PA; FT enrollment: 3,304)
  • ERIE COMMUNITY COLLEGE-SOUTH CAMPUS (about 57 miles; ORCHARD PARK, NY; FT enrollment: 2,389)
  • EDINBORO UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA (about 58 miles; EDINBORO, PA; FT enrollment: 6,631)
  • PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIV-PENN ST ERIE-BEHREND COLL (about 58 miles; ERIE, PA; FT enrollment: 3,481)
Public high schools in Jamestown:
  • JAMESTOWN HS (Students: 1,511; Location: 350 E SECOND ST; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • SOUTHWESTERN SHS (Students: 590; Location: 600 HUNT RD W E; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high school in Jamestown:
  • BETHEL BAPTIST CHRISTIAN ACADE (Students: 150; Location: 200 HUNT RD; Grades: KG - 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Jamestown:
  • SOUTHWESTERN ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 708; Location: 600 HUNT ROAD W.E.; Grades: KG - 05)
  • WASHINGTON MS (Students: 585; Location: 159 BUFFALO ST; Grades: 05 - 08)
  • PERSELL MS (Students: 579; Location: 375 BAKER ST; Grades: 05 - 08)
  • JEFFERSON MS (Students: 499; Location: 195 MARTIN RD; Grades: 05 - 08)
  • SOUTHWESTERN MS (Students: 454; Location: 600 HUNT RD W E; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • CARLYLE C. RING ES (Students: 416; Location: 333 BUFFALO ST; Grades: KG - 04)
  • MILTON J. FLETCHER ES (Students: 407; Location: 301 COLE AVE; Grades: KG - 04)
  • LINCOLN ES (Students: 385; Location: 301 FRONT ST; Grades: PK - 04)
  • SAMUEL G. LOVE ES (Students: 343; Location: 50 E 8TH ST; Grades: PK - 04)
  • ROVILLUS R. ROGERS ES (Students: 309; Location: 41 HEBNER ST; Grades: PK - 04)
Private primary/middle schools in Jamestown:
  • HOLY FAMILY CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 216; Location: 1135 NORTH MAIN STREET; Grades: PK - 8)
  • GUSTAVUS ADOLPHUS LEARNING CTR (Students: 39; Location: 705 FALCONER STREET; Grades: 7 - 11)
  • JAMESTOWN S D A SCHOOL (Students: 10; Location: 130 MC DANIEL AVE; Grades: 1 - 8)
  • MONTESSORI CHIDRENS HOUSE OF J (Students: 9; Location: P.O. BOX 597; Grades: PK - KG)
Libraries in Jamestown:
  • JAMES PRENDERGAST LIBRARY ASSOCIATION (Operating income: $1,138,777; Location: 509 CHERRY STREET; 217,014 books; 5,583 audio materials; 1,101 video materials; 619 serial subscriptions)
  • HAZELTINE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $56,462; Location: 891 BUSTI-SUGAR GROVE ROAD; 15,707 books; 522 audio materials; 437 video materials; 82 serial subscriptions)
  • FLUVANNA FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $48,311; Location: 3532 FLUVANNA AVENUE EXTENSION; 16,930 books; 80 audio materials; 776 video materials; 25 serial subscriptions)

Cemetery: Lake View Cemetery (1).

Parks in Jamestown include: Willard Park (1), Dow Park (2), Allen Park (3), Emory Park (4), Fenton Park (5), Lincoln Park (6), Baker Park (7), Roseland Park (8), School Park (9).


Jamestown compared to New York state average:
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Jamestown:
  • WKSN (1340 AM; 1 kW; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, L.L.C.)
  • WJTN (1240 AM; 1 kW; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: MEDIA ONE GROUP, LLC)
  • WWKB (1520 AM; 50 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNAE (1310 AM; 5 kW; WARREN, PA; Owner: KINZUA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGR (550 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY; Owner: ENTERCOM BUFFALO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WHAM (1180 AM; 50 kW; ROCHESTER, NY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WGGO (1590 AM; 5 kW; SALAMANCA, NY; Owner: CATT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNED (970 AM; 5 kW; BUFFALO, NY)
  • WTOR (770 AM; daytime; 9 kW; YOUNGSTOWN, NY; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHLD (1270 AM; 5 kW; NIAGARA FALLS, NY; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Jamestown:
  • WWSE (93.3 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: MEDIA ONE GROUP, LLC)
  • WMHU (101.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, L.L.C.)
  • WKZA (106.9 FM; LAKEWOOD, NY; Owner: CROSS COUNTRY COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WNJA (89.7 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/CING ASSOC)
  • WUBJ (88.1 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • W205BA (88.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WQFX-FM (103.1 FM; RUSSELL, PA; Owner: SOUTHBRIDGE RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WCOT (90.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: FAMILY LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WOGM-LP (105.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: LIGHTHOUSE BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WBKX (96.5 FM; FREDONIA, NY; Owner: CHADWICK BAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRRN (92.3 FM; WARREN, PA; Owner: KINZUA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKNB (104.3 FM; CLARENDON, PA; Owner: KINZUA BROADCASTING CO., INC)

TV broadcast stations around Jamestown:
  • W46BA (Channel 46; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: WESTERN NEW YORK PUBLIC B/CING.ASSN.)
  • W10BH (Channel 10; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WNYB (Channel 26; JAMESTOWN, NY; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

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