Putnam County, Georgia Population 2018

Putnam County, Georgia's estimated population is 21,730 with a growth rate of 2.22% 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
201721,7304712.22%
201621,259-289-1.34%
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
White14,377
Black or African American5,564
Some Other Race875
Two or More Races342
Asian93
American Indian and Alaska Native8

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Putnam County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Putnam County, Georgia Median Age

45.3


Total

44.3


Male

46.3


Female

Putnam County, Georgia Adults

There are 17,092 adults, (4,528 of which are seniors) in Putnam County, Georgia.

Putnam County, Georgia Age Dependency

69.1

Age Dependency Ratio

36

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Putnam County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

10,733

50.49%

Male

10,526

49.51%

Putnam County, Georgia Households and Families

Putnam County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Putnam County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.9%11.1%
All74.1%25.9%
Female58.3%41.7%
Non Family54.7%45.3%
Male52.9%47.1%

74.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Putnam County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,3222.5374.1
Married4,6312.8888.9
Non Family2,3401.3754.7
Female1,0433.4258.3
Male3083.1152.9

2.92

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

7%

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 Grade8125.26%
9th to 12th Grade1,64710.68%
High School Graduate5,89638.22%
Some College3,06819.89%
Associates Degree1,1827.66%
Bachelors Degree1,89812.30%
Graduate Degree9245.99%

Putnam County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,8319,4902,544
Black3,4562,858168
Hispanic97245291
Other Race56129743
Multiple Races13113119
Asian6637
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 23.49%.

Putnam County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,477$30,931$22,188
Less Than High School$12,991$12,769$15,073
High School Grad$24,106$31,154$18,242
Some College$25,938$33,556$21,587
Bachelors Degree$54,145$60,182$45,887
Graduate Degree$58,125$$60,987

$26,477

Average Earnings

$30,931

Average Male

$22,188

Average Female

Putnam County, Georgia Language

Putnam County, Georgia Language by Age

Putnam County, Georgia Language

91.41% of Putnam County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 8.59% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.15% of the population.

Putnam County, Georgia Poverty

Putnam County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black5,4511,67830.78%
White13,7531,46610.66%
Hispanic1,37830622.21%
Multiple34227580.41%
Other87115918.25%
Native8225.00%

17.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.13%

Male Poverty Rate

16.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Putnam County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Putnam County, Georgia is Multiple, with 80.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Putnam County, Georgia is White, with 10.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.12%.

Putnam County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.86%
High School12.93%
Some College10.11%
Bachelors or Greater3.73%

Putnam County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.04%
Male Unemployed22.38%
Male Employed12.62%
Female Employed8.90%

Putnam County, Georgia Income

Putnam County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,762$62,595
Families$56,536$72,391
Married Families$64,698$
Non Families$26,402$34,160

Putnam County, Georgia Marital Status

Putnam County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

56.0%

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

Putnam County, Georgia Veterans

Putnam County, Georgia Veterans by War

1,782

Number of Veterans

1,761

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam755
First Gulf War263
Korea167
Second Gulf War65
World War II4

Putnam County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74741
35 to 54422
75+386
55 to 64199
18 to 3434

Putnam County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,47812.26%
Black3047.38%
Hispanic312.57%

Putnam County, Georgia Veterans by Education

10.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Putnam County, Georgia Employment Status

Putnam County, Georgia Employment by Age

57.5%

Labor Force Participation

52.9%

Employment Rate

8%

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