Jamestown, Tennessee Population 2022

2,229
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Jamestown is a city located in Fentress County Tennessee. Jamestown has a 2020 population of 2,229. It is also the county seat of Fentress County. Jamestown is currently growing at a rate of 1.87% annually and its population has increased by 13.78% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,959 in 2010.

The average household income in Jamestown is $23,706 with a poverty rate of 43.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $387 per month, and the median house value is $69,200. The median age in Jamestown is 41.4 years, 41.1 years for males, and 42.6 years for females.

Jamestown Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Jamestownwas:

  • White: 97.25%
  • Black or African American: 1.91%
  • Two or more races: 0.61%
  • Asian: 0.23%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Jamestown, Tennessee is 2,229 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,229.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,959.

Jamestown, Tennessee Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,08697.25%
Black or African American411.91%
Asian50.23%
Two or More Races130.61%
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Jamestown Population by Race

Jamestown Population Pyramid 2022

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Jamestown Median Age

39.8


Total

39.8


Male

39.8


Female

Jamestown Adults

There are 1,721 adults, (387 of whom are seniors) in Jamestown.

Jamestown Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Jamestown Sex Ratio

Female

1,177

54.87%

Male

968

45.13%

Jamestown Population by Age

Jamestown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jamestown Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married29.7%70.3%
Non Family27%73%
All26%74%
Female17.8%82.2%
Male17.4%82.6%

26.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jamestown Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9582.0626
Married2193.7929.7
Male463.3317.4
Female1183.0817.8
Non Family5751.0827

3.51

Average Family Size

2.06

Average Household Size

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Jamestown Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade21313.81%
9th to 12th Grade19312.52%
High School Graduate84754.93%
Some College16010.38%
Associates Degree764.93%
Bachelors Degree392.53%
Graduate Degree140.91%
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Jamestown Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Jamestown Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian552
White1,5011,10651
2+ Races88
Black2817

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 40.00%.

Jamestown Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$17,361$15,446$18,824
Less Than 9th Grade$11,250$13,672$6,579
High School Graduate$$$
Some College$25,469$53,125$23,125
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$17,361

Average Earnings

$15,446

Average Male

$18,824

Average Female

Jamestown Earnings by Educational Attainment

Jamestown Language by Age

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Jamestown Language

99.15% of Jamestown residents speak only English, while 0.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.85% of the population.

Jamestown Language

Jamestown Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,93883342.98%
OtherNaN%
Multiple1313100.00%
Hispanic1919100.00%

43.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

41.19%

Male Poverty Rate

46.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jamestown

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jamestown is White, with 42.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jamestown is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 58.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 49.50%.

Jamestown Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade33.99%
High School49.63%
Some College20.35%
Bachelors or Greater28.57%

Jamestown Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed18.44%
Male Unemployed60.71%
Female Employed29.12%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Jamestown Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jamestown Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$17,051$26,004
Families$22,422$29,691
Married Families$24,583-
Non Families$14,975$23,333
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Income by Household Type

Jamestown Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.3%

Male Marriage Rate

34.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Jamestown Married by Age and Sex

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Jamestown Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Jamestown Marital Status by Race

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Jamestown Marital Status

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85

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War4
First Gulf War18
Vietnam44
Korea4
World War II4

Jamestown Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 344
35 to 5418
55 to 6420
65 to 7424
75+19

Jamestown Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White834.96%
Asian240.00%

Jamestown Veterans by Race

Jamestown Veterans by Education

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17.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

60.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jamestown Veterans by Education

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44.8%

Labor Force Participation

39%

Employment Rate

13.1%

Unemployment Rate

Jamestown Employment by Age

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Jamestown Employment by Race

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Jamestown Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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70.26%

Born in Jamestown

99.58%

Native Born

0.42%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.42%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.58% of Jamestown residents were born in the United States, with 70.26% having been born in Tennessee. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Jamestown Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,9590.00%
20111,96010.05%
20121,971110.56%
20131,935-36-1.83%
20141,93830.16%
20152,035975.01%
20162,034-1-0.05%
20172,055211.03%
20182,065100.49%
20192,106411.99%
20202,147411.95%
20212,188411.91%
20222,229411.87%

Jamestown Population by Year