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Demographics

People

Total Population1,989
Male Share of the Population46.6%
Female Share of the Population53.4%
Senior Citizens19.3%
Employed Population 16+592
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married38.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10.7%
Median Earnings25+$24,044
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$16,875
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,571

Wealth

Median Family Income$31,797
% Above Poverty Level58.7%
% Below Poverty Level41.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home1.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone40.7%
Median Gross Rent$456
Median House Value$79,200

Ancestry

English32.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)18.9%
Irish6.9%
German4.1%
Scottish1.9%
Italian0.8%
Dutch0.6%
Austrian0.2%
French Except Basque0.2%
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Jamestown Almanac

CategoryValue
County Russell County
Standard Zip Codes42629
Phone Area Codes270
Time ZoneAmerica/Kentucky/Louisville
Approximate Latitude36.99
Approximate Longitude-85.07

Jamestown Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationJAMESTOWN WWTP
Distance2.2 miles
Jan Temp26 to 43 F
Apr Temp43 to 68 F
Jul Temp66 to 88 F
Oct Temp45 to 70 F
Annual Precip53 inches
StationSOMERSET 2 N
Distance26.3 miles
Jan Temp25 to 44 F
Apr Temp43 to 68 F
Jul Temp65 to 86 F
Oct Temp44 to 69 F
Annual Precip50.7 inches
StationCELINA
Distance38.4 miles
Jan Temp24 to 46 F
Apr Temp41 to 70 F
Jul Temp64 to 89 F
Oct Temp43 to 73 F
Annual Precip52.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Albany1,952$29,231
Burkesville1,586$28,940
Columbia4,847$40,487
Liberty1,861$39,145
Monticello6,116$34,219
Russell Springs2,506$30,167

Jamestown Public Libraries

Russell County Public Library
94 NORTH MAIN STREET
Jamestown, Kentucky
(270) 343-3545

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Jamestown Public Schools

Jamestown Elementary School
342 S. Main Street
ZIP: 42629
(270) 343-3966
Primary
Total Enrollment 493
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