The population density was 1, There were 6, housing units at an average density of The racial makeup of the city was Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2. There were 6, households of which The average household size was 2. The median age in the city was The gender makeup of the city was Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1. The top 6 ancestry groups in the city are German Many area families cite their heritage as " Germans from Russia ", in reference to ethnic Germans who settled in the Russian Empire in the 18th century, many of whose descendants emigrated to the United States in the late 19th century.
There were 6, households out of which The age distribution is The median age was 39 years. For every females, there were For every females age 18 and over, there were Economy[ edit ] Jamestown has a strong precision manufacturing base as well as food processing, agriculture, retail and wholesale businesses. Service facilities for trucking and heavy equipment repair are also located in Jamestown.
The Jamestown Stutsman Development Corporation  supports joint business and industrial development within the city and Stutsman County, North Dakota. This section does not cite any sources. Please help improve this section by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. October The World's Largest Buffalo statue in Jamestown Jamestown Reservoir, a series of three, interlocking, mile-long artificial lakes formed by Jamestown Dam , a flood control a dam on the James River at the north end of the city, is home to watersports and recreational fishing.
Jamestown is also home to two disc golf courses, an hole recreational course in Klaus Park, and a hole championship course on the island and surrounding land in the Jamestown Reservoir. The city of Jamestown is also home to The Jamestown Arts Center   , located in the heart of downtown.
The Arts Center is home to a year-round exhibition gallery, community theater stage, a venue for visual arts performances, art workshops and classes, ceramics studio and a beautiful green space known as The Art Park. Jamestown also features the World's Largest Buffalo , a ft tall sculpture of an American bison. Transportation[ edit ] Jamestown Regional Airport serves the city providing scheduled flights to all four major North Dakotan metropolitan areas, as well as chartered flights out of state.
K[ edit ] Jamestown is served by the Jamestown Public Schools. The system operates five elementary schools, one middle school  , one high school  , and one alternative high school. Higher education[ edit ] The Unruh and Sheldon Center on the campus of University of Jamestown University of Jamestown is a private liberal arts college founded by the Presbyterian Church and located on the north side of town.
Its current enrollment is approximately students. Its first fall term was opened at 9 a. After financial hardships, affecting the entire county, Jamestown College had to close its doors in the spring of A privately funded residential school, it has long been one of the country's leading centers for treatment and education of severely handicapped children. Because of the school's locale, Jamestown became the first city in America to require wheelchair cutouts in newly constructed sidewalk curbs.