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Welcome to Jamestown ...
The location of Jamestown has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Jamestown has a population of 1,960 people<2> (see below for details).
Jamestown is 1,710 feet [521 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Jamestown lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Jamestown (for example, toward Helenwood), you will soon leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
The telephone area code for Jamestown: (931)
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Jamestown had a population of 1,959 people (which is 10.91% of the total population of Fentress County). This makes Jamestown the county's most populous community.
The population of Jamestown represents 0.03% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 170th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,959 people, the population of Jamestown increased 6.53% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,839 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Jamestown had an population of 1,960 people (or an increase of 6.58% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Jamestown.
Communities Also Named Jamestown ...
While we believe that this Jamestown is located in Fentress County, we know of another 3 Tennessee communities named Jamestown. Those communities are located in the following counties: Rutherford, Tipton and Williamson County.
Beyond Tennessee, there are 68 communities that are also named Jamestown - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia (4), Idaho (2), Illinois (3), Indiana (3), Iowa (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan (2), Mississippi, Missouri (2), Nebraska, Nevada (2), New Mexico, New York, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (5), Oklahoma, Ontario (3), Pennsylvania (3), Rhode Island, South Carolina (3), Texas (4), Utah (2), Virginia (2), Washington, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Jamestown.
Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Jamestown:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jamestown ...
Looking for more information about Jamestown? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Jamestown, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Jamestown.
Communities near Jamestown ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the East (E) of Jamestown
Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Jamestown
Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of Jamestown
Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of Jamestown
Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Jamestown
Located in Pickett County
Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Jamestown
Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of Jamestown
Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Jamestown
Located in Morgan County
Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of Jamestown
Located in Scott County
Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of Jamestown
Located in Overton County
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Jamestown.
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This page was last modified: 01 Jan 2020