RI

National Population : 333,590,059
Rhode Island State Population : 1,070,801

About Jamestown, RI

Jamestown, RI is located in Newport County in the state of Rhode Island.

The total City Population for Jamestown is about 5,496 with about 224 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 6,574.

The Average Home Value is $641,800.00, which is roughly 58% higher than the Average Home Value of $272,097.00 for the state of Rhode Island, and roughly 71% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $108,737.00, which is roughly 30% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $76,344.00 for the state of Rhode Island, and roughly 47% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Jamestown is about 5.4%.

Rhode Island is ranked #15 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 62.36 out of 100.

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Voting

Newport County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 46.67% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 63.89%
Republican: 34.07%
Libertarian: 1.09%
Other: 0.94%


Nearby Locations

Saunderstown, RI (4.83 mi.)
Middletown, RI (4.87 mi.)
Newport, RI (5.43 mi.)
N Kingstown, RI (5.59 mi.)
Portsmouth, RI (6.47 mi.)
Slocum, RI (7.72 mi.)
Kingston, RI (8.46 mi.)
Point Judith, RI (8.53 mi.)
E Greenwich, RI (9.63 mi.)
Little Compton, RI (10.83 mi.)
L Compton, RI (10.83 mi.)
Wakefield, RI (11.23 mi.)
S Kingstown, RI (11.23 mi.)
Narragansett, RI (11.23 mi.)
Peace Dale, RI (11.23 mi.)
West Kingston, RI (11.40 mi.)
Bristol, RI (11.89 mi.)
Warwick, RI (12.07 mi.)
Tiverton, RI (12.13 mi.)
Escoheag, RI (12.94 mi.)
Exeter, RI (12.94 mi.)
West Warwick, RI (12.98 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 02835
Latitude : 41.511087
Longitude : -71.371733
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 2 ft.
Area Code(s) : 401

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.29
Male Population Estimate : 40.86%
Female Population Estimate : 41.36%
Median Age : 50.7
Male Median Age : 49.9
Female Median Age : 51.3

White Population Estimate : 80.47%
Black Population Estimate : 1.00%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.40%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.08%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.14%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.88%
Other Population Estimate : 0.56%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Jamestown specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Newport County: About 2 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Newport County: About 164 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Newport County is about 56% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 43% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.