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Chautauqua County, New York

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Chamber of Commerce.


Statistics & Facts

The New York state capital is Albany.
The population of Jamestown is approximately 34,681 (1990), 31146 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 15,461 (1990), 13122 (2010).
The amount of land area in Jamestown is 22.94 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.217 sq kilometers.
The distance from Jamestown to Washington DC is 251 miles.
The distance to the New York state capital is 291 miles. (as the crow flies)
Jamestown is positioned 42.09 degrees north of the equator and 79.23 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Jamestown average annual rainfall is 37 inches per year
Jamestown average annual precipitation is 162 inches peryear.
Jamestown average annual snowfall is 125 inches per year.
Jamestown average temperature is 77 (summer) 32 (winter) degrees F.


in upstate western New York, about 50 miles east of Erie, PA and 70 miles southwest of Buffalo
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History & History Related Items

The village name of Jamestown came when the people wanted to honor the area's first settler, James Prendergast. Here is some history information.
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The founding of Jamestown


The incorporation of Jamestown

1827 (Village)

Jamestown Chamber

Jamestown Area Chamber of Commerce
101 West Fifth Street
Jamestown, New York
Phone: (716) 484-1101
Fax: (716) 487-0785

Jamestown Organizations

Jamestown Area Chamber of Commerce
101 West Fifth Street
Jamestown, New York
Phone: (716) 484-1101
Fax: (716) 487-0785

Jamestown Schools

Jamestown Community College
525 Falconer Street
Jamestown, New York 14702-0020
Phone: 716-655-5220

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