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Jamestown, NY (New York) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $68,227 (it was $50,500 in 2000)
Jamestown:

$68,227
New York:

$338,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $51,946 - $86,815

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $96,364
Here:

$96,364
State:

$393,458

Townhouses or other attached units: $281,039
Here:

$281,039
State:

$728,436

In 2-unit structures: $99,200
Here:

$99,200
State:

$650,471

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $93,340
Here:

$93,340
State:

$808,879

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $610,758
Here:

$610,758
State:

$916,967

Mobile homes: $71,232
Here:

$71,232
State:

$82,547

Jamestown,NY index of house prices

Total population: 30,429 (All urban)

Houses: 14,944 (13,200 occupied: 6,579 owner occupied, 6,594 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

50%
State:

46%

Housing density: 1,665 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2019: $50,574.

Median contract rent in 2019: $503 (lower quartile is $422, upper quartile is $628)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2019: $215


Median gross rent in Jamestown, NY in 2019: $620

Housing units in Jamestown with a mortgage: 3,431 (10 second mortgage, 327 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,136

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $75,740

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $47,252

Median monthly housing costs: $619


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Jamestown, New York Age and Sex of Residents
Median year apartment built: 1942

Household type by relationship:

Households: 29,138
  • Male householders: 5,664 (2,305 living alone), Female householders: 7,596 (3,291 living alone)
  • 3,989 spouses (3,953 opposite-sex spouses), 1,495 unmarried partners, (1,478 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 7,253 children (6,652 natural, 183 adopted, 419 stepchildren), 1,372 grandchildren, 159 brothers or sisters, 230 parents, 7 foster children, 457 other relatives, 540 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 630

Size of family households: 3,046 2-persons, 1,806 3-persons, 1,102 4-persons, 344 5-persons, 216 6-persons, 234 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 5,596 1-person, 805 2-persons, 149 3-persons.

2,182 married couples with children.
3,331 single-parent households (509 men, 2,822 women).

91.2% of residents of Jamestown speak English at home.
6.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (57% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 6% speak English not well, 9% don't speak English at all).
1.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (76% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 13% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (42% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 50% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (82% speak English very well, 18% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 473 (1.6%)
(66.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.6
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

4.7
State:

3.8

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Jamestown, New York
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Jamestown, New York
  • 0no bedroom
  • 1411 bedroom
  • 1,3822 bedrooms
  • 3,6433 bedrooms
  • 1,0524 bedrooms
  • 2665+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jamestown, New York
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jamestown, New York
  • 218no bedroom
  • 2,0671 bedroom
  • 2,2402 bedrooms
  • 1,4863 bedrooms
  • 5434 bedrooms
  • 455+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Jamestown in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Jamestown in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 249no vehicle
  • 2,3971 vehicle
  • 2,6032 vehicles
  • 1,0423 vehicles
  • 1574 vehicles
  • 145+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Jamestown in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Jamestown in renter-occupied apartments
  • 2,573no vehicle
  • 3,2151 vehicle
  • 8102 vehicles
  • 713 vehicles
  • 194 vehicles
  • 105+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Jamestown, New York
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Jamestown, New York
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 623 rooms
  • 3524 rooms
  • 8945 rooms
  • 1,7946 rooms
  • 1,2697 rooms
  • 8668 rooms
  • 1,2819+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jamestown, New York
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jamestown, New York
  • 1821 room
  • 3802 rooms
  • 8413 rooms
  • 1,5894 rooms
  • 1,2655 rooms
  • 1,2026 rooms
  • 4407 rooms
  • 3438 rooms
  • 2219+ rooms
Year house built
Median 2019 house/condo value by year built
Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
Owners and renters by unit type in Jamestown, NY
  • Jamestown, NY household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in Jamestown, NY in 2019
  • 2,057Less than $10,000
  • 2,403$10,000 to $19,999
  • 1,662$20,000 to $29,999
  • 1,039$30,000 to $39,999
  • 1,076$40,000 to $49,999
  • 991$50,000 to $59,999
  • 988$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,460$75,000 to $99,999
  • 744$100,000 to $124,999
  • 180$125,000 to $149,999
  • 218$150,000 to $199,999
  • 147$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2019 in Jamestown, NY

  • Distribution of house value in Jamestown, NY in 2019
  • 46Less than $10,000
  • 56$10,000 to $14,999
  • 100$15,000 to $19,999
  • 82$20,000 to $24,999
  • 129$25,000 to $29,999
  • 76$30,000 to $34,999
  • 212$35,000 to $39,999
  • 750$40,000 to $49,999
  • 1,094$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,194$60,000 to $69,999
  • 621$70,000 to $79,999
  • 407$80,000 to $89,999
  • 363$90,000 to $99,999
  • 252$100,000 to $124,999
  • 187$125,000 to $149,999
  • 174$150,000 to $174,999
  • 82$175,000 to $199,999
  • 48$200,000 to $249,999
  • 103$250,000 to $299,999
  • 79$300,000 to $399,999
  • 28$400,000 to $499,999
  • 12$500,000 to $749,999
  • 9$750,000 to $999,999
  • 26$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 11$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in Jamestown, NY

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in Jamestown, NY in 2019
  • 133$100 to $149
  • 7$150 to $199
  • 97$200 to $249
  • 114$250 to $299
  • 173$300 to $349
  • 684$350 to $399
  • 815$400 to $449
  • 723$450 to $499
  • 1,206$500 to $549
  • 528$550 to $599
  • 348$600 to $649
  • 351$650 to $699
  • 418$700 to $749
  • 481$750 to $799
  • 90$800 to $899
  • 107$900 to $999
  • 42$1,000 to $1,249
  • 5$1,250 to $1,499
  • 18$1,500 to $1,999
  • 27$2,000 to $2,499
  • 212No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2019

Percentage of workers working in this county: 92.2%
Number of people working at home: 200 (1.7% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 883
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 2,908
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 3,052
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 2,206
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 608
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 211
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 801
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 94
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 128
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 282
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 269
  • 90 or more minutes: 114
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Jamestown

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 10,805 (80.9%)
  • Carpooled: 1,478 (11.1%)
  • Bus: 13 (0.1%)
  • Long-distance train or commuter rail: 26 (0.2%)
  • Taxi: 173 (1.3%)
  • Bicycle: 50 (0.4%)
  • Walked: 519 (3.9%)
  • Worked at home: 200 (1.5%)
Class of Workers in 2019
  • Unemployment by race in 2019
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 5.7%Males
  • 7.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 3.2%Males
  • 10.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 6.7%Males
  • 2.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 31.9%Males
  • 14.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 10.8%Males
  • 2.9%Females
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Jamestown, New York
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Jamestown, New York
  • 1172010 or later
  • 1312000 to 2009
  • 891990 to 1999
  • 201980 to 1989
  • 701970 to 1979
  • 455Before 1970
Ancestries in Jamestown, NY

First ancestries reported:

  • Italian: 2,002 (16.6%)
  • Swedish: 1,516 (12.6%)
  • German: 784 (6.5%)
  • English: 746 (6.2%)
  • American: 704 (5.8%)
  • Irish: 636 (5.3%)
  • Polish: 352 (2.9%)
  • Norwegian: 175 (1.4%)
  • European: 159 (1.3%)
  • French: 120 (1.0%)
  • Scotch-Irish: 103 (0.9%)
  • Scandinavian: 65 (0.5%)
  • Portuguese: 63 (0.5%)
  • Dutch: 54 (0.4%)
  • Scottish: 54 (0.4%)
  • French Canadian: 41 (0.3%)
  • Danish: 35 (0.3%)
  • Eastern European: 31 (0.3%)
  • Greek: 31 (0.3%)
  • Ukrainian: 23 (0.2%)
  • African: 21 (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 21 (0.2%)
  • British: 20 (0.2%)
  • Russian: 18 (0.1%)
  • Jamaican: 18 (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 17 (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 13 (0.1%)
  • Brazilian: 13 (0.1%)
  • Armenian: 11 (0.09%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 11 (0.09%)
  • Canadian: 9 (0.07%)
  • Albanian: 8 (0.07%)
  • Belgian: 6 (0.05%)
  • Turkish: 5 (0.04%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 3 (0.02%)
  • Australian: 3 (0.02%)
  • Swiss: 2 (0.02%)
  • Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 1 (0.01%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents (%):

China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
Jamestown:

12.0% (68)
New York:

9.1% (403,478)

Italy
Jamestown:

11.5% (65)
New York:

2.0% (90,514)

Dominican Republic
Jamestown:

9.7% (55)
New York:

11.2% (496,813)

Ecuador
Jamestown:

6.9% (39)
New York:

3.9% (170,574)

Canada
Jamestown:

6.4% (36)
New York:

1.2% (54,762)

Nigeria
Jamestown:

5.3% (30)
New York:

0.8% (33,577)

Philippines
Jamestown:

4.4% (25)
New York:

2.0% (88,012)

Ukraine
Jamestown:

3.9% (22)
New York:

1.7% (75,403)

Russia
Jamestown:

3.4% (19)
New York:

1.7% (74,334)

Mexico
Jamestown:

3.4% (19)
New York:

5.0% (219,352)

Jamaica
Jamestown:

3.0% (17)
New York:

5.2% (228,914)

Colombia
Jamestown:

3.0% (17)
New York:

2.4% (104,023)

Germany
Jamestown:

2.5% (14)
New York:

1.0% (42,610)

Argentina
Jamestown:

2.5% (14)
New York:

0.5% (20,780)

Brazil
Jamestown:

2.3% (13)
New York:

0.6% (26,210)

Korea
Jamestown:

1.9% (11)
New York:

2.0% (88,703)

Other South America
Jamestown:

1.9% (11)
New York:

0.2% (9,372)

Kazakhstan
Jamestown:

1.8% (10)
New York:

0.1% (4,414)

Belgium
Jamestown:

1.6% (9)
New York:

0.1% (5,069)

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 22,502
  • Other state: 5,116
  • Northeast: 2,750
  • Midwest: 694
  • South: 969
  • West: 514

85.8% of Jamestown residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 41.9% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 33.1% lived in New York.


Jamestown:

85.8%
State average:

89.5%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 403
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 10
  • 5th and 6th grade: 4
  • 7th and 8th grade: 54
  • 9th grade: 103
  • 10th grade: 404
  • 11th grade: 185
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 423
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,420
  • Less than 1 year of college: 624
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 861
  • Associate degree: 1,131
  • Bachelor's degree: 939
  • Master's degree: 561
  • Professional school degree: 69
  • Doctorate degree: 36
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 76
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 17
  • 7th and 8th grade: 131
  • 9th grade: 75
  • 10th grade: 247
  • 11th grade: 129
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 427
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,185
  • Less than 1 year of college: 892
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,170
  • Associate degree: 1,842
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,509
  • Master's degree: 625
  • Professional school degree: 81
  • Doctorate degree: 89
Educational Attainment for Females
Jamestown marital status for males
Jamestown marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 7,894
  • One, attached: 177
  • Two: 3,293
  • 3 or 4: 1,713
  • 5 to 9: 634
  • 10 to 19: 281
  • 20 to 49: 754
  • 50 or more: 256
  • Mobile homes: 95

Median worth of mobile homes: $129,815

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2019: 3.7%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2019: 4.2%

House/condo owner moved in on average 16 years ago

Renter moved in on average 0 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in Jamestown
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Jamestown, NY
  • 83.0%Utility gas
  • 13.8%Electricity
  • 1.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Wood
  • 0.3%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Jamestown, NY
  • 56.4%Utility gas
  • 39.3%Electricity
  • 1.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%No fuel used
  • 0.8%Other fuel
  • 0.3%Coal or coke
  • 0.2%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 66
Here:

2.3%
New York:

14.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 70
Here:

4.9%
New York:

14.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 107
Here:

10.3%
New York:

37.4%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability