Jamestown, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 15,027 housing units in Jamestown. This represents a 2.8% decline from 15,461 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 15,027 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Jamestown is about 51.3%. Jamestown's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.8%. Average household size is 2.29 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Jamestown were built after 1939.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.70%
One Bedroom17.90%
Two Bedrooms33.40%
Three Bedrooms34.70%
Four Bedrooms9.70%
Five Bedrooms or more2.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.53
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$52,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$53,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.03
Median year structure was built1939
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$311

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage3.20%
Home Equity Loan8.20%
Simple Mortgage46.40%
Debt Free41.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.1%