Jamestown, KS Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Jamestown, Kansas - Basic Facts

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The City of Jamestown had a population of 268 as of July 1, 2017. Jamestown ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Kansas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Jamestown is located at latitude 39.5995 and longitude -97.8612 in Cloud County. The formal boundaries for the City of Jamestown (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Cloud County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,437 feet.

The City of Jamestown (GNIS ID: 2395454) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Jamestown is located within Township of Grant, a minor civil division (MCD) of Cloud County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Jamestown population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Jamestown: Alva.

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Jamestown, KS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 268
Daytime Population: Workers 21
Daytime Population: Residents 146
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 167
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.62
Population in Households 268
Population in Familes 224
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 929
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $43,437
Average Household Income $53,178
Per Capita Income $22,621


Total Housing Units 144 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 98 (68.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 22 (15.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 25 (17.4%)
Median Home Value $75,781
Average Home Value $104,124


Total Households 119
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 85
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.89% -0.76%
Households -0.79% -0.68%
Families 0.16% -0.72%
Median Household Income   1.7%
Per Capita Income   2.38%

Jamestown, KS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jamestown to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 390 42nd
Population Density # 291 57th
Diversity Index # 519 23rd
Median Household Income # 489 27th
Per Capita Income # 553 18th

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