Putnam County, Georgia Population 2018

Putnam County, Georgia's estimated population is 21,730 with a growth rate of 0.84% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Putnam County, Georgia is the 84th largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201721,430-300-1.38%
201721,7301820.84%
201621,5481920.90%
201521,3561660.78%
201421,190-135-0.63%
201321,3251490.70%
201221,176-100-0.47%
201121,276790.37%
201021,1977,06049.94%
199014,1373,84237.32%
198010,2951,90122.65%
19708,3945967.64%
19607,798670.87%
19507,731-783-9.20%
19408,5141471.76%
19308,367-6,784-44.78%
192015,1511,2759.19%
191013,8764403.27%
190013,436-1,406-9.47%
189014,8423032.08%
188014,5394,07838.98%
187010,4613363.32%
186010,125-669-6.20%
185010,7945345.20%
184010,260-3,001-22.63%
183013,261-2,214-14.31%
182015,4755,44654.30%
181010,0290.00%

Putnam County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White14,718
Black or African American5,587
Some Other Race678
Two or More Races322
Asian117
American Indian and Alaska Native8

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Putnam County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,000 Male Population2004006008001,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Putnam County, Georgia Median Age

45.6


Total

45.2


Male

46.1


Female

Putnam County, Georgia Adults

There are 17,207 adults, (4,726 of whom are seniors) in Putnam County, Georgia.

Putnam County, Georgia Age Dependency

71.7

Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Putnam County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

11,020

51.42%

Male

10,410

48.58%

Putnam County, Georgia Households and Families

Putnam County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Putnam County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.4%12.6%
All74.9%25.1%
Male72.7%27.3%
Female62.5%37.5%
Non Family55.7%44.3%

74.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Putnam County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,6622.4574.9
Married4,7882.7787.4
Non Family2,3581.3655.7
Female1,1133.2562.5
Male4032.8872.7

2.79

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Putnam County, Georgia Households

Putnam County, Georgia Education

Putnam County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6003.83%
9th to 12th Grade1,60910.27%
High School Graduate5,77936.90%
Some College3,03519.38%
Associates Degree1,2828.18%
Bachelors Degree2,28414.58%
Graduate Degree1,0746.86%

Putnam County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,9559,7563,042
Black3,5662,963173
Hispanic952545106
Other Race47027646
Multiple Races12612637
Asian7964
Native American6

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 29.37%.

Putnam County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,185$32,910$23,867
Less Than High School$14,503$13,646$15,957
High School Grad$25,305$31,820$16,936
Some College$30,442$34,797$23,810
Bachelors Degree$47,105$56,979$41,953
Graduate Degree$52,440$52,279$53,750

$30,185

Average Earnings

$32,910

Average Male

$23,867

Average Female

Putnam County, Georgia Language

Putnam County, Georgia Language by Age

Putnam County, Georgia Language

91.90% of Putnam County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 8.10% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.17% of the population.

Putnam County, Georgia Poverty

Putnam County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black5,4561,53528.13%
White13,8671,41710.22%
Hispanic1,40125318.06%
Multiple32221867.70%
Other67312919.17%
Native8225.00%

16.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.36%

Male Poverty Rate

16.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Putnam County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Putnam County, Georgia is Multiple, with 67.70% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Putnam County, Georgia is White, with 10.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.67%.

Putnam County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.17%
High School12.99%
Some College6.61%
Bachelors or Greater3.76%

Putnam County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed62.35%
Male Unemployed28.08%
Male Employed11.29%
Female Employed7.97%

Putnam County, Georgia Income

Putnam County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,340$66,925
Families$57,302$77,525
Married Families$67,284$
Non Families$25,524$36,073

Putnam County, Georgia Marital Status

Putnam County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.1%

Male Marriage Rate

57.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Putnam County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Putnam County, Georgia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Putnam County, Georgia Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Putnam County, Georgia Veterans

Putnam County, Georgia Veterans by War

1,733

Number of Veterans

1,720

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam790
First Gulf War356
Korea186
Second Gulf War97
World War II

Putnam County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74612
75+441
35 to 54393
55 to 64219
18 to 3468

Putnam County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,47212.03%
Black2485.95%
Hispanic332.94%
2 or More1310.32%

Putnam County, Georgia Veterans by Education

7.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Putnam County, Georgia Employment Status

Putnam County, Georgia Employment by Age

55.7%

Labor Force Participation

52%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Putnam County, Georgia Employment by Race

Putnam County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Putnam County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Eatonton64866555691.06%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990