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JAMESTOWN, NY COMMUNITY INFO
Jamestown is a city located in Chautauqua County, New York. The way the city is situated, it is between Lake Erie to the northwest and the famous Allegheny National Forest to the south. The city of Jamestown, NY has the largest population in the entire county. According to the 2013 census, Jamestown, NY has a population of more than 30,700.
Jamestown, NY was named after one of the first settlers of Chautauqua County: James Prendergast. Jamestown was incorporated as a village back in 1827, and was officially incorporated as a city by mid-April 1886. It was once given the nickname "Furniture Capital of the World," because of the people who traveled there for the furniture expositions at Furniture Mart.