Progress Edition focuses on details of data from 2010 census

March 30, 2012 at 12:56 am in The Jamestown Sun

U.S. Census data released in 2011 and 2012 offers a wealth of information about Jamestown and Stutsman County. In today’s newspaper, The Jamestown Sun’s Progress Edition, “By the Numbers,” sifts through the data to give residents a look beyond the numbers to tell us more about our community.
The average Jamestown resident is a 39-year-old man. Not surprisingly, most residents are of German or Norwegian ancestry. Like other more populated parts of the country, the population has also shifted from rural to urban. And the minority population is growing.
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