Putnam County, Indiana Population 2019

Putnam County, Indiana's estimated population is 37,610 with a growth rate of 0.96% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Putnam County, Indiana is the 41st largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201837,7791690.45%
201737,6103590.96%
201637,251-233-0.62%
201537,484-189-0.50%
201437,673810.22%
201337,592-128-0.34%
201237,720-188-0.50%
201137,908-6-0.02%
201037,9147,59925.07%
199030,3151,1523.95%
198029,1632,2318.28%
197026,9322,0058.04%
196024,9271,9778.61%
195022,9502,11110.13%
194020,8393911.91%
193020,4485682.86%
192019,880-640-3.12%
191020,520-958-4.46%
190021,478-857-3.84%
189022,335-166-0.74%
188022,5019874.59%
187021,5148334.03%
186020,6812,06611.10%
185018,6151,77210.52%
184016,8438,581103.86%
18308,2620.00%

How Many People Live in Putnam County, Indiana?

37,610

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White35,20093.76%
Black or African American1,1773.14%
Two or More Races5251.40%
Asian3801.01%
Some Other Race1780.47%
American Indian and Alaska Native730.19%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander100.03%

Putnam County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2019

Putnam County, Indiana Median Age

37.8


Total

37


Male

39.6


Female

Putnam County, Indiana Adults

There are 30,190 adults, (5,803 of whom are seniors) in Putnam County, Indiana.

Putnam County, Indiana Age Dependency

53.9

Age Dependency Ratio

23.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Putnam County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

17,796

47.40%

Male

19,747

52.60%

Putnam County, Indiana Households and Families

Putnam County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Putnam County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.2%13.8%
All73.6%26.4%
Non Family65.9%34.1%
Male53.8%46.2%
Female47.2%52.8%

73.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,1622.4473.6
Married6,9292.9786.2
Non Family3,9131.2765.9
Female1,6062.8547.2
Male7142.853.8

2.83

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

9.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Putnam County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8583.47%
9th to 12th Grade2,0558.30%
High School Graduate10,65643.04%
Some College5,20821.04%
Associates Degree2,1588.72%
Bachelors Degree2,2108.93%
Graduate Degree1,6116.51%

Putnam County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White23,06320,6693,592
Black83551729
Hispanic44030466
Multiple Races22018346
Asian14614678
Other Race986828
Native American734513

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 53.42%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,693$41,532$29,792
Less Than High School$22,428$25,063$20,625
High School Grad$29,972$40,629$22,428
Some College$36,280$40,908$32,232
Bachelors Degree$46,131$60,114$41,094
Graduate Degree$61,701$70,990$56,042

$35,693

Average Earnings

$41,532

Average Male

$29,792

Average Female

Putnam County, Indiana Language

Putnam County, Indiana Language by Age

Putnam County, Indiana Language

97.28% of Putnam County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 2.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.32% of the population.

Putnam County, Indiana Poverty

Putnam County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White30,7953,46111.24%
Multiple40412931.93%
Hispanic4299822.84%
Other843035.71%
Asian21483.74%
Black3525.71%

11.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.38%

Male Poverty Rate

13.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Putnam County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Putnam County, Indiana is Other, with 35.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Putnam County, Indiana is Asian, with 3.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.13%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.14%
High School10.65%
Some College5.61%
Bachelors or Greater2.05%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed45.35%
Male Unemployed10.71%
Female Employed5.13%
Male Employed4.23%

Putnam County, Indiana Income

Putnam County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,295$67,334
Families$66,004$75,417
Married Families$74,419-
Non Families$30,908$43,094

Putnam County, Indiana Marital Status

Putnam County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.0%

Male Marriage Rate

47.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Putnam County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Putnam County, Indiana 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 45-54.

Putnam County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Putnam County, Indiana Veterans

2,557

Number of Veterans

2,358

Male Veterans

199

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,013
First Gulf War399
Second Gulf War287
Korea220
World War II168

Putnam County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,4708.76%
Black534.58%
2 or More185.71%
Hispanic152.13%
Other86.11%
Asian82.61%

Putnam County, Indiana Veterans by Education

8.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Putnam County, Indiana Employment Status

55.2%

Labor Force Participation

52.4%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Putnam County, Indiana 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

74.52%

Born in Indiana

98.29%

Native Born

1.71%

Foreign Born

1.24%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.29% of Putnam County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 74.52% having been born in Indiana. 1.24% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Population of Cities in Putnam County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Greencastle10315105081931.87%
Cloverdale21582088-70-3.24%
Roachdale921895-26-2.82%
Bainbridge750745-5-0.67%
Fillmore533526-7-1.31%
Russellville354349-5-1.41%
  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