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Life in Jamestown, NY

While people may choose to locate in Jamestown for a variety of reasons, what keeps many people here is the great quality of life the city has to offer. Excellent schools and colleges, abundant arts education and performance opportunities, and safe and friendly neighborhoods make Jamestown a wonderful community to call home.

Jamestown offers all the advantages of city living combined with the beauty and recreational opportunities of the rural experience including nearby ski resorts, acclaimed golf courses, nature preserves and water sports on Chautauqua Lake. Shops, dining, entertainment, affordable homes of great character, and so much more are part of the urban experience.

A world-class arena offering concerts, hockey and figure-skating anchors the downtown entertainment scene, along with a variety of theaters, bars, and other attractions that bring vibrancy to the city’s architecturally rich urban core. From the beautifully restored theater at the Reg Lenna Center for the Arts, to the small stage tucked into the back of Mojo’s, Jamestown offers wonderful experiences at a variety of levels.

Attractions and services found only in major metropolitan areas are easily accessible to Jamestown. Buffalo, Toronto, Cleveland, Pittsburgh, and Rochester are all within a three-hour drive.

And speaking of driving time, living and working in Jamestown saves time and money that are better spent on enjoying life. Jamestown is a small city and can easily be traversed in less than 15 minutes east to west or north to south.

Choose a life that is rich and full. Choose Jamestown.