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Jamesville, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Town of Jamesville had a population of 484 as of July 1, 2020.

The primary coordinate point for Jamesville is located at latitude 35.8113 and longitude -76.8966 in Martin County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Jamesville encompass a land area of 1.39 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Martin County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 36 feet.

The Town of Jamesville (GNIS ID: 2405905) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Town of Jamesville is located within Township of Jamesville, a minor civil division (MCD) of Martin County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Jamesville: James - Town, Jameston, Jamestown.


Jamesville, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2020)


Total Population 484 (100%)
Population in Households 484 (100.0%)
Population in Families 395 (81.6%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 345
Diversity Index2 57


Median Household Income $39,223
Average Household Income $53,011
% of Income for Mortgage4 9%
Per Capita Income $22,462
Wealth Index5 49


Total HU (Housing Units) 262 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 142 (54.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 63 (24.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 58 (22.1%)
Median Home Value $83,333
Average Home Value $96,479
Housing Affordability Index3 292


Total Households 204
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 131
Average Family Size 3
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different races or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2010-2020 2020-2025
Population -0.14% -0.46%
Households -0.05% -0.4%
Families 0.15% -0.46%
Median Household Income   2.01%
Per Capita Income   1.87%
Owner Occupied HU   -0.43%


Jamesville, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jamesville to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 568 23rd
Population Density # 545 26th
Median Household Income # 527 29th
Housing Affordability Index # 671 91st
Per Capita Income # 473 36th
Diversity Index # 255 66th

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