Putnam County, Illinois Population 2020

Putnam County, Illinois's estimated population is 5,718 with a growth rate of 0.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Putnam County, Illinois is the 95th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20185,740220.38%
20175,71840.07%
20165,714-14-0.24%
20155,728-104-1.78%
20145,832-22-0.38%
20135,854-56-0.95%
20125,910-65-1.09%
20115,975-37-0.62%
20106,0122824.92%
19905,730-355-5.83%
19806,0851,07821.53%
19705,0074379.56%
19604,570-176-3.71%
19504,746-543-10.27%
19405,289541.03%
19305,235-2,344-30.93%
19207,579180.24%
19107,5612,81559.31%
19004,746160.34%
18904,730-824-14.84%
18805,554-726-11.56%
18706,28069312.40%
18605,5871,66342.38%
18503,9241,79384.14%
18402,13182162.67%
18301,3100.00%

How Many People Live in Putnam County, Illinois?

5,718

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,57296.97%
Two or More Races951.65%
Black or African American340.59%
Asian250.44%
Some Other Race200.35%

Putnam County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2020

Putnam County, Illinois Median Age

47.9


Total

46


Male

49.2


Female

Putnam County, Illinois Adults

There are 4,607 adults, (1,273 of whom are seniors) in Putnam County, Illinois.

Putnam County, Illinois Age Dependency

72.3

Age Dependency Ratio

38.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Putnam County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

2,787

48.50%

Male

2,959

51.50%

Putnam County, Illinois Households and Families

Putnam County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Putnam County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.6%9.4%
All80.5%19.5%
Non Family67.3%32.7%
Female66.3%33.7%
Male65.3%34.7%

80.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3952.480.5
Married1,3782.7390.6
Non Family7441.3567.3
Female1723.9266.3
Male1012.8865.3

2.8

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Putnam County, Illinois Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade511.21%
9th to 12th Grade2736.46%
High School Graduate1,62838.52%
Some College1,13926.95%
Associates Degree51712.23%
Bachelors Degree3889.18%
Graduate Degree2305.44%

Putnam County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,9633,676610
Hispanic1931783
Multiple Races39333
Other Race2012
Black193
Asian18185

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 27.78%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,875$51,677$28,514
Less Than High School$$52,721$
High School Grad$34,821$45,031$22,254
Some College$44,349$59,514$28,393
Bachelors Degree$44,926$71,000$35,625
Graduate Degree$59,375$70,250$53,750

$41,875

Average Earnings

$51,677

Average Male

$28,514

Average Female

Putnam County, Illinois Language

Putnam County, Illinois Language by Age

Putnam County, Illinois Language

93.88% of Putnam County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 6.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.58% of the population.

Putnam County, Illinois Poverty

Putnam County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,2494488.53%
Hispanic301247.97%
Multiple952425.26%
Black32928.13%

8.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.12%

Male Poverty Rate

9.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Putnam County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Putnam County, Illinois is Black, with 28.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Putnam County, Illinois is Hispanic, with 7.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.28%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.53%
High School5.53%
Some College5.20%
Bachelors or Greater0.49%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed20.41%
Male Unemployed17.46%
Female Employed4.84%
Male Employed3.59%

Putnam County, Illinois Income

Putnam County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$65,034$79,048
Families$77,804$89,507
Married Families$84,936-
Non Families$35,952$52,986

Putnam County, Illinois Marital Status

Putnam County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.6%

Male Marriage Rate

58.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Putnam County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Putnam County, Illinois Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Putnam County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Putnam County, Illinois Veterans

399

Number of Veterans

387

Male Veterans

12

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam154
Second Gulf War65
Korea38
First Gulf War32
World War II23

Putnam County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3798.45%
2 or More2034.48%
Hispanic31.51%

Putnam County, Illinois Veterans by Education

6.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Putnam County, Illinois Employment Status

65%

Labor Force Participation

62.7%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Putnam County, Illinois Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

85.12%

Born in Illinois

97.08%

Native Born

2.92%

Foreign Born

1.13%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.08% of Putnam County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 85.12% having been born in Illinois. 1.13% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Putnam County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Granville14271305-122-8.55%
Hennepin757692-65-8.59%
Mark555530-25-4.50%
McNabb285262-23-8.07%
Magnolia260250-10-3.85%
Standard220202-18-8.18%
  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