Jamestown in Newport county, Rhode Island

Jamestown, RI

Jamestown, Rhode Island is a lovely island community in the Narragansett Bay with a rich historical background.

Jamestown remains a summer tourist spot but there are around 5,600 residents that have made Jamestown their year-round home. The population nearly doubles, to around 10,000 in the summertime.

The rebuilt Beavertail Lighthouse is one of the island's main attractions. It was the nation's third lighthouse to be built. Visitors enjoy the view of the rocky coastline that surrounds the lighthouse.

Fort Wetherill State Park is another popular outdoor attraction. The park still contains remnants of the old forts used in wartime.

Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy the many opportunities for bike riding, kayaking, and paddle boarding.

The children of Jamestown attend the Melrose School between kindergarten and 4th grade. Lawn School educates children grades 5-8, and the North Kingstown High School is responsible for grades 9-12.

Jamestown, RI Community Overview - Sales, Demographics, and Schools

Jamestown, RI Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
June 2017 - Single Family Homes
$692K
Up 43.7 % since June 2016
Average Sales Price
June 2017 - Single Family Homes
$872K
Up 53.5 % since June 2016
Days on Market
June 2017 - Single Family Homes
197
Up 28.8 % since June 2016

Jamestown, RI Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Jamestown, RI Condo Sales Overview

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Demographic Information for Jamestown, RI

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 7.70 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 616.1
Household Size (people) 2.29
Households w/ Children 21.27 %
Annual Residential Turnover 12.54 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $846
One Bedroom $1,038
Two Bedroom $1,309
Three Bedroom $1,874
Four Bedroom $2,264

Education

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Educational Climate Index
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Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 5,821
Households: 2,544
Median Age: 53.73

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $98,984)

Climate & Weather

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School Information for Jamestown, RI

Public Elementary

School

JAMESTOWN SCHOOL-MELROSE
Grades: PRESCHOOL-4
76 MELROSE AVE
JAMESTOWN, RI 02835

Public Middle

School

JAMESTOWN SCHOOL-LAWN
Grades: 5-8
55 LAWN AVE
JAMESTOWN, RI 02835

Public High

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Private/Catholic

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Jamestown, RI Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Jamestown, RI

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