Jamestown Cambria County, Pennsylvania

Jamestown: Borough in Mercer County, Pennsylvania, United States

About

Jamestown is a city located in the county of Cambria in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 617 and a population density of 735 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 568 inhabitants.

The city was created 224 years ago in 1797.

Jamestown Quick Facts

Population : 568 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Cambria County
Postal code : 16134
Area : 0.84 km2
Altitude : 3,251 feet / 991 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1798 (224 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 06:39:43 (18th January 2022)
Density : 676 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -8.63% (2010-2020)
Weather : 30℉ Mostly Cloudy 7-days weather

Geography

Jamestown is located at 40°24'16"N 78°39'19"W (40.4045200, -78.6553000).

Jamestown map

Weather

Jamestown forecast: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. more

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Jamestown decreased by 8.63% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 617 - census
2011 612 -0.82% estimation process
2012 608 -0.66% estimation process
2013 605 -0.5% estimation process
2014 601 -0.67% estimation process
2015 596 -0.84% estimation process
2016 589 -1.19% estimation process
2017 584 -0.86% estimation process
2018 580 -0.69% estimation process
2019 573 -1.22% estimation process
2020 568 -0.88% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 9,227
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 9,932
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -7.1%
April 1, 2020 Population : 9,603
April 1, 2010 Population : 9,958
People under 5 years old, percentage : 8.3%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 22.0%
People over 65 (%) : 17.1%
Female persons, % : 54.1%
White only, percent : 92.6%
Black or African American alone, percent : 5.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.3%
Asians alone % : 0.0%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.9%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 2.3%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 90.7%
2015-2019 Veterans : 625
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 2.2%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 62.1%

Jamestown zip code is 16134. County name: Crawford, County fips: 42039

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 62.1%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $77,100
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $905
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $393
2015-2019 median gross rent : $634
2015-2019 Households : 4,239
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.20
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 88.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 3.4%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 87.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 74.9%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 86.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.3%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 11.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 7.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 63.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 58.8%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 7,972
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 158,874
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 57,781
2012 total retail sales per capita : $5,888
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 17.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $40,543
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $26,850
Percentage of people living in poverty : 17.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 657
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 379
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 192
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 45
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 538
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 151
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 433
2010 population per square mile : 1,694.8
2010 land area in square miles : 5.88

Schools in Jamestown

College & universities near Jamestown, PA

Code Name City ZIP
214166 Mount Aloysius College Cresson (PA) 16630-1999

Stations (15)

Amtrak & bus stations near Jamestown, PA

Code Name Address Type
JST Johnstown 47 Walnut Street RAIL
ALT Altoona Transportation Center 1231 11th Avenue RAIL
TYR Tyrone Pennsylvania Ave and West 10th St. RAIL
HGD Huntingdon Fourth and Allegheny Sts. RAIL
LAB Latrobe station 329 McKinley Ave RAIL

Post offices near Jamestown

Post Office Name City ZIP
Cassandra Post Office Cassandra (PA) 15925

Other places with the same name (16)

Other cities in Cambria County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Cambria County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Johnstown 18,939 City in Cambria County, Pennsylvania, United States
Oil City 9,618 City of Pennsylvania
Conemaugh 6,808 Township in Cambria County, Pennsylvania
Minersville 4,133 Borough in central Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Elim 3,727 City in Alaska
Greenwich 3,640 Township in Berks County, Pennsylvania
Northern Cambria 3,456 Borough of Pennsylvania
Ebensburg 3,015 Borough of Pennsylvania
Nanty Glo 2,901 Borough of Pennsylvania
Portage 2,351 Home rule municipality in Cambria County, Pennsylvania
Geistown 2,242 Borough of Pennsylvania
Stonycreek 2,074 Township in Cambria County, Pennsylvania
Southmont 2,048 Borough of Pennsylvania
Summit 2,032 Township in Somerset County, Pennsylvania
Riverside 1,839 Borough in northern Northumberland County, Pennsylvania
Cresson 1,585 Borough in Pennsylvania