Jamaica is located in Windham County, Vermont. It includes the villages of Rawsonville and East Jamaica. Jamaica is crossed by Vermont Route 30. The West River flows through the town.
Jamaica is characteristic of old Vermont. The town has been home to different industries throughout the years, including farming, sheep herding, factories and lumber mills.
Jamaica is home to Jamaica State Park and many rivers, brooks and streams. The town offers many recreational opportunities, including hiking, boating, canoeing, fishing, golfing, snowmobiling, cross country skiing, alpine skiing, camping and bird watching.
According to the 2000 U.S. Census Bureau, Jamaica, Vermont was home to 946 residents. This included 416 households and 245 families. The average family size was 2.88 and the average household size was 2.27. Jamaica, Vermont is comprised of 49.3 square miles of land and 0.1 square miles of water.
Jamaica, Vermont Real Estate and Homes: In 2000, there were 967 homes in Jamaica, Vermont and an average of 20 homes (houses / condos) per square mile. 25% of Jamaica, Vermont homes are occupied by renters.
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