Jamestown is a great place to live.

TOTAL POPULATION
5,505

TOTAL HOUSEHOLDS
2,303

82%
OWN

18%
RENT

Spotlight

Jamestown Press: Town buys lot for open space, low-cost homes

The town has purchased property on Carr Lane to increase its stock of affordable housing while preserving the reservoir’s watershed.

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By the Numbers

Single Family Homes

MEDIAN HOME PRICE
$689,000

$182,660
Income needed to afford this

24%
Cost burdened homeowners

Rental Properties

AVE. 2-BEDROOM RENT
N/A

N/A
Income needed to afford this

52%
Cost burdened renters

Did You Know?

444th

Ranked as the 444th wealthiest place to live in the United States as of 2016.

A household is cost burdened if it spends more than 30% of its income on housing costs.

Additional Information & Resources

RI.gov

The state's website offers information about each of Rhode Island's 39 municipalities. To get to know Jamestown, click here.

Comprehensive Plan 

Interested in learning about Jamestown’s vision for the future? Check out the town's comprehensive plan here

Resources

To learn more about the opportunities and services in the Town of Jamestown, visit the following sources: 

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