Latest Data (2017)
Population 29,591
Nationwide Rank 1281

Quick Facts

Jamestown, New York is the 1,281st largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Jamestown, New York is a city.

Jamestown, New York is currently 15.6% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Jamestown, New York's growth is extremely below average. 89% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Jamestown, New York Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1271 Fountain, Colorado 29,804 92.0%
1272 Morristown, Tennessee 29,771 12.3%
1273 Highland Park, Illinois 29,767 -1.8%
1274 East Palo Alto, California 29,765 -0.6%
1275 Port Chester, New York 29,711 6.5%
1276 Oak Park, Michigan 29,654 -8.4%
1277 Suisun City, California 29,639 12.7%
1278 Crown Point, Indiana 29,625 49.2%
1279 New Iberia, Louisiana 29,620 -9.0%
1280 Saratoga Springs, Utah 29,608 2257.3%
1281 Jamestown, New York 29,591 -7.2%
1282 New Bern, North Carolina 29,590 27.1%
1283 American Fork, Utah 29,527 30.4%
1284 Syracuse, Utah 29,507 198.0%
1285 Fitchburg, Wisconsin 29,485 43.0%
1286 Niles, Illinois 29,482 -1.8%
1287 Kingman, Arizona 29,472 40.1%
1288 Duluth, Georgia 29,463 27.9%
1289 Chamblee, Georgia 29,428 208.6%
1290 Atwater, California 29,397 26.3%
1291 Russellville, Arkansas 29,318 22.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In New York

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
641 White Plains 59,047 10.7%
679 Hempstead 55,806 4.9%
772 Troy 49,565 0.6%
799 Niagara Falls 48,460 -12.7%
848 Binghamton 45,179 -4.4%
876 Freeport 43,508 -0.6%
1017 Valley Stream 37,935 4.4%
1134 Long Beach 33,750 -4.8%
1171 Spring Valley 32,724 41.9%
1178 Rome 32,473 -6.8%
1229 Ithaca 31,006 7.3%
1245 Poughkeepsie 30,614 1.5%
1250 North Tonawanda 30,475 -8.1%
1275 Port Chester 29,711 6.5%
1281 Jamestown 29,591 -7.2%
1322 Harrison 28,587 18.0%
1330 Newburgh 28,363 0.0%
1341 Saratoga Springs 28,027 6.0%
1349 Middletown 27,891 9.9%
1353 Elmira 27,773 -10.2%
1363 Glen Cove 27,500 3.1%
1380 Lindenhurst 27,153 -2.4%
1403 Auburn 26,704 -6.2%
1460 Watertown 25,687 -3.5%
1473 Ossining 25,403 5.4%
1516 Rockville Centre 24,848 1.1%
1553 Peekskill 24,272 7.7%
1562 Kiryas Joel 24,155 81.9%
1614 Kingston 23,169 -1.2%
1648 Garden City 22,698 3.8%
1780 Lockport 20,569 -7.4%
1843 Lynbrook 19,716 -1.0%
1847 Plattsburgh 19,696 4.6%
1869 Mamaroneck 19,423 5.0%
1873 Mineola 19,387 0.7%
1925 Cortland 18,698 0.0%
1976 Scarsdale 18,079 1.2%
1990 Lackawanna 17,934 -5.7%
1996 Amsterdam 17,844 -2.5%
2037 Oswego 17,465 -3.4%
2050 Massapequa Park 17,266 -1.3%
2074 Cohoes 16,875 8.2%
2161 Floral Park 16,103 0.8%
2174 Rye 16,009 6.9%
2230 Westbury 15,493 7.7%
2255 Kenmore 15,217 -7.1%
2257 Depew 15,193 -8.3%
2278 Gloversville 14,951 -2.6%
2282 Tonawanda 14,904 -7.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 29,591 1,281
2016 29,775 1,266
2015 30,075 1,250
2014 30,429 1,219
2013 30,737 1,200
2012 30,767 1,183
2011 30,909 1,165
2010 31,146 1,146
2009 29,355 1,197
2008 29,418 1,180
2007 29,520 1,169
2006 29,624 1,160
2005 29,990 1,121
2004 30,410 1,098
2003 30,783 1,075
2002 31,145 1,047
2001 31,496 1,025
2000 31,903 1,006
1990 35,050 778