Jamestown, Washington

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Population in 2010: 361.
Males: 147  (40.7%)
Females: 214  (59.3%)
Median resident age:

59.3 years
Washington median age:

37.9 years
Estimated median household income in 2019: $57,126
Jamestown:

$57,126
WA:

$78,687

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $29,597

Jamestown CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $279,500
Jamestown:

$279,500
WA:

$387,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $327,222; detached houses: $362,034; townhouses or other attached units: $359,449; in 2-unit structures: $220,488; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $143,159; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $316,117; mobile homes: $145,347; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $61,194

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,320.

March 2019 cost of living index in Jamestown: 88.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 25.6%
(26.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.6% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in Jamestown, WA (2019)
    • 33682.8%White alone
    • 4110.1%American Indian alone
    • 256.2%Hispanic

Races in Jamestown detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: Scotch-Irish (14.6%), German (11.7%), Norwegian (7.5%), Polish (7.5%), American (7.0%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 7 feet

52 residents are foreign born (12.8% Europe).

This place:

12.8%
Washington:

14.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $3,437 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $3,838 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Everett, WA (42.5 miles , pop. 91,488).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (49.2 miles , pop. 563,374).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (1001.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Sequim, WA (1.9 miles ),
Bell Hill, WA (2.1 miles ),
River Road, WA (2.1 miles ),
Carlsborg, WA (2.2 miles ),
Agnew-Carlsborg, WA (2.4 miles ),
Blyn, WA (2.9 miles),
Discovery Bay, WA (3.7 miles ),
Port Angeles East, WA (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 48.13 N, Longitude: 123.09 W

Distribution of median household income in Jamestown, WA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Jamestown, WA in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.8%
Washington:

5.9%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 63.1. This is about average.

City:

63.1
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 1.09. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.09
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2004 was 19.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.63. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.63
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Jamestown-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Washington state average. It is 1111% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 66.6 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 MD, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 69.8 miles away from Jamestown center
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW) earthquake occurred 75.6 miles away from the city center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 66.2 miles away from Jamestown center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 7/3/1999 at 01:43:54, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.3 ME, Depth: 25.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 74.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/3/1996 at 04:04:22, a magnitude 5.5 (5.2 MB, 5.3 MD, 5.5 ML, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 65.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Clallam County (21) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Mudslides: 10, Storms: 10, Landslides: 9, Winter Storms: 7, Winds: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Jamestown:

  • SHERWOOD MANOR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SEQUIM, WA)
  • MOUNTAIN VIEW REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SEQUIM, WA)
  • SEQUIM HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SEQUIM, WA)
  • AVAMERE OLYMPIC REHABILITATION OF SEQUIM (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; SEQUIM, WA)
  • OLYMPIC PENINSULA KIDNEY CENTER NORTHWEST (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; PORT TOWNSEND, WA)
  • JEFFERSON HEALTHCARE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; PORT TOWNSEND, WA)
  • JEFFERSON HEALTHCARE HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; PORT TOWNSEND, WA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jamestown:

  • Peninsula College (about 16 miles; Port Angeles, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,012)
  • Edmonds Community College (about 42 miles; Lynnwood, WA; FT enrollment: 7,271)
  • Everett Community College (about 42 miles; Everett, WA; FT enrollment: 5,818)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 42 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)
  • Shoreline Community College (about 43 miles; Shoreline, WA; FT enrollment: 5,026)
  • Olympic College (about 44 miles; Bremerton, WA; FT enrollment: 6,158)
  • Seattle Community College-North Campus (about 46 miles; Seattle, WA; FT enrollment: 4,220)

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Clallam County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.1 people
Washington:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

62.5%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

13.7%
Whole state:

7.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 3.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Jamestown:

Marital status in Jamestown, WA
  • Never married: 11.7%
  • Now married: 54.9%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 15.6%
  • Divorced: 15.5%

For population 25 years and over in Jamestown:

  • High school or higher: 93.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 40.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 32.3%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.7
Washington average:

11.4

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Jamestown, WA (based on Clallam County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,80359
Catholic4,5814
Other3,48718
Mainline Protestant3,03513
None50,498-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 17
This county:

2.42 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Clallam County:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
This county:

2.13 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 78
This county:

11.09 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Clallam County:

8.9%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

26.6%
Washington:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Clallam County:

15.1%
Washington:

13.9%

7.72% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($61,553 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.72%
Washington average:

7.39%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($804 average AGI)
Clallam County:

0.07%
Washington average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from King County, WA  0.81% ($90,286 average AGI)
from Kitsap County, WA  0.34% ($59,446)
from Pierce County, WA  0.31% ($50,304)


5.39% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,638 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.39%
Washington average:

6.40%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to King County, WA  0.54% ($53,468 average AGI)
to Kitsap County, WA  0.27% ($54,269)
to Pierce County, WA  0.26% ($45,026)

Strongest AM radio stations in Jamestown:

  • KKOL (1300 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KOMO (1000 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KRKO (1380 AM; 50 kW; EVERETT, WA; Owner: S-R BROADCASTING, CO.)
  • KYCW (1090 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KARI (550 AM; 25 kW; BLAINE, WA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRPI (1550 AM; 50 kW; FERNDALE, WA; Owner: BBC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)
  • KAPS (660 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KNWX (1210 AM; 28 kW; AUBURN-FEDERAL WAY, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Jamestown:

  • KISM (92.9 FM; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KWPZ (106.5 FM; LYNDEN, WA; Owner: CRISTA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KAFE (104.3 FM; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KISW (99.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KQBZ (100.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMTT (103.7 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KNDD (107.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KYPT (96.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • K205DD (88.9 FM; BREMERTON, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K206CU (89.1 FM; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KSVR (91.7 FM; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF SKAGIT VALLEY COLLEGE)
  • KBSG-FM (97.3 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCMS (105.3 FM; EDMONDS, WA; Owner: CRISTA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KBKS (106.1 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KING-FM (98.1 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: CLASSIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KLSY-FM (92.5 FM; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO INC.)
  • KPLU-FM (88.5 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: PACIFIC LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • KWJZ (98.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ORCA RADIO, INC.)
  • KZOK-FM (102.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KMPS-FM (94.1 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Jamestown:

  • KCPQ (Channel 13; TACOMA, WA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION NORTHWEST, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 20ft / 6.1mTotal length
  • 958Total average daily traffic
  • 86Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,050Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Jamestown, WA
  • 91.6%Electricity
  • 8.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Jamestown, WA
  • 100.0%Electricity


Jamestown compared to Washington state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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