Jamesport, New York

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Jamesport, New York

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High Points

Jamesport strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in New York):

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Well-Paid Single Men
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Top 3% trophy Jamesport Well-Paid Single Men
Median Family Income
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Top 4% trophy Jamesport Median Family Income
Well-Paid Single Women
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Top 5% trophy Jamesport Well-Paid Single Women
College Educated Adults
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Top 10% Jamesport College Educated Adults
People in Middle Class or Better
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Top 10% Jamesport People in Middle Class or Better

Comparative Profile of Jamesport, New York

Comparing Jamesport to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in New York (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Men 10 9
Well-Paid Single Women 10 8
Male Share of the Population 9 10
Age of the Population 9 10
Senior Citizens 8 9
Racial Diversity 7 5
Children Under 5 Years Old 3 3
Female Share of the Population 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 8 8
Average Household Size 5 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 10 8
College Educated Adults 10 7
People in Middle Class or Better 10 7
People Above Poverty 7 5

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 8 8
Public Transportation Use 2 1
Short Commute Times 2 4
Working at Home 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 10 10
Housing Recently Built 6 8
People Living Alone 4 5
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 3 3
Affordability of Rents 1 3
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 3

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Jamesport Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 29 miles SE of West Haven, Connecticut (center to center)
Nearest Large City 74 miles E of New York, New York
County Suffolk
Standard Zip Codes 11947
Phone Area Codes 631
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.949
Longitude -72.581

Jamesport Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 7.1 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 39 F
Apr Temp 40 to 59 F
Jul Temp 65 to 84 F
Oct Temp 47 to 65 F
Annual Precip 46.8 inches
Distance 15.3 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 38 F
Apr Temp 40 to 55 F
Jul Temp 66 to 80 F
Oct Temp 48 to 63 F
Annual Precip 45.9 inches
Distance 32.4 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 37 F
Apr Temp 41 to 57 F
Jul Temp 66 to 82 F
Oct Temp 46 to 63 F
Annual Precip 44.1 inches
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Jamesport Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,526 100%
Male 773 50.7%
Female 753 49.3%
Under 18 315 20.6%
18+ 1,211 79.4%
65+ 304 19.9%
Median Age 43.4
Average Family Size 2.88
White 1,496 98%
African-American 9 0.6%
Asian 8 0.5%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 4 0.3%
Mixed Race 7 0.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 97 6.4%

Jamesport Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Polish 18.9%
Italian 17.5%
German 15.6%
Irish 15.4%
English 6.4%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 5.5%
Russian 4.2%
Swedish 3.4%
US/American 3.1%
Greek 1.6%
Czech 1.4%
Lithuanian 1.2%
Norwegian 0.8%
Ukrainian 0.7%
Scotch-Irish 0.7%
Luxemburger 0.6%
Scottish 0.6%
Dutch 0.5%
Australian 0.5%
Canadian 0.4%
Swiss 0.2%
Hungarian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Jamesport 1,526 $80,748
Aquebogue 2,254 $60,375
Flanders 3,646 $49,031
Laurel 1,188 $67,000
Mattituck 4,198 $63,370
New Suffolk 337 $74,688
Riverhead 10,513 $39,672
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