Jamestown Newport County, Rhode Island

Jamestown: Town in Rhode Island, United States


Jamestown is a town located in the county of Newport in the U.S. state of Rhode Island. Its population at the 2010 census was 5,405 and a population density of 153 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 5,482 inhabitants.

Jamestown Quick Facts

Population : 5,482 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Rhode Island (United States)
County : Newport County
Postal code : 02835
Phone Area Codes : 401
Area : 35.3 km2
Altitude : 167 feet / 51 meters
Capital city : Jamestown is capital of Conanicut Island
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 08:20:57 (4th December 2021)
Density : 155 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 1.4% (2010-2020)
Weather : 46℉ Slight Chance Snow Showers then Slight Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather
Jamestown locator map
Location of Jamestown on Rhode Island map.
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Mount Hope Bridge-2
Mount Hope Bridge-2 image


Jamestown is located at 41°29'49"N 71°22'2"W (41.4970500, -71.3672800).

Jamestown map


Jamestown forecast: A slight chance of snow showers before 8am, then a slight chance of rain showers between 8am and 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. West wind around 12 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. more


The population of Jamestown increased by 1.4% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 5,405 - census
2011 5,429 0.44% estimation process
2012 5,452 0.42% estimation process
2013 5,487 0.64% estimation process
2014 5,498 0.2% estimation process
2015 5,495 -0.05% estimation process
2016 5,485 -0.18% estimation process
2017 5,509 0.44% estimation process
2018 5,491 -0.33% estimation process
2019 5,498 0.13% estimation process
2020 5,482 -0.29% estimation process

Jamestown zip code is 02835. County name: Newport, County fips: 44005

Conanicut, Dzhejmstaun, James Towne, Jamestown, West Jamestown, cems thawn, jemuzutaun, jymstawn, Джеймстаун, جيمستاون, جیمز ٹاون، روڈ آئلینڈ, เจมส์ทาวน์, ジェームズタウン

Local Places in Jamestown

People born in Jamestown (2)

People born in Jamestown, including bacteriologist Eleanor Albert Bliss, artist Mary Perry Stone, you can see a list of people who born in Jamestown.

Schools in Jamestown

College & universities near Jamestown, RI

Code Name City ZIP
437237 IYRS School of Technology & Trades Newport (RI) 02840

Stations (19)

Amtrak & bus stations near Jamestown, RI

Code Name Address Type
KIN Kingston station 1 Railroad Avenue RAIL
PVD Providence station 100 Gaspee Street RAIL
WLY Westerly station 14 Railroad Avenue RAIL
FOX Foxwoods Casino, Connecticut 39 Norwich Westerley Rd. BUS
MYS Mystic station 2 Roosevelt Avenue RAIL

Post offices near Jamestown

Post Office Name City ZIP
Jamestown Post Office Jamestown (RI) 02835

Other places with the same name (16)

Other cities in Newport County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Newport County , RI.

City Name Population Title
Newport 24,412 City in and county seat of Newport County, Rhode Island, United States
Portsmouth 17,108 Town in Newport County, Rhode Island, USA
Middletown 15,803 Town in Rhode Island
Tiverton 15,569 Town in Newport County, Rhode Island, United States
Little Compton 3,462 Town in Newport County, Rhode Island, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Jamestown distances to largest Rhode Island cities