Jamestown Tourism, New York

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Jamestown is a city in southern Chautauqua County, New York, in the United States. The population was 31,146 at the 2010 census. Situated between Lake Erie to the northwest and the Allegheny National Forest to the south, Jamestown is the largest population center in the county. Nearby Chautauqua Lake is a fresh water resource enjoyed by fishermen, boaters and naturalists. Chautauqua Institution is approximately 17 miles away, offering music, theater, educational classes and lectures for nine weeks during the summer. Notable people from the Jamestown area include comedian Lucille Ball; Supreme Court Justice Robert H. Jackson; naturalist Roger Tory Peterson; singer Natalie Merchant; and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. Products developed in Jamestown include the crescent wrench and automatic voting machines. Jamestown was once called the "Furniture Capital of the World" where people visited from all over the country to attend furniture expositions at the Furniture Mart, a building that still stands in the city and currently houses offices for a variety of companies.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Jamestown in United States. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Jamestown like a local. After your splendid visit to Jamestown, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Buffalo. Add Buffalo to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Darwin D Martin House, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo Zoo. To explore Jamestown, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Jamestown*

  • Pollution Statistics in Jamestown

    Know the pollution level of Jamestown before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Jamestown - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 60.33 (High)
    • Pollution Index 27.59 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Jamestown

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Jamestown

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.61 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 65 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 35 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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