Putnam County, New York Population 2018

Putnam County, New York's estimated population is 99,323 with a growth rate of -0.09% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Putnam County, New York is the 29th largest county in New York.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201799,323-85-0.09%
201699,4083010.30%
201699,107-366-0.37%
201599,473-194-0.19%
201499,667-84-0.08%
201399,751280.03%
201299,723-136-0.14%
201199,8591890.19%
201099,67015,72918.74%
199083,9416,7488.74%
198077,19320,49736.15%
197056,69624,97478.73%
196031,72211,41556.21%
195020,3073,75222.66%
194016,5552,81120.45%
193013,7442,94227.24%
192010,802-3,863-26.34%
191014,6658786.37%
190013,787-1,062-7.15%
189014,849-332-2.19%
188015,181-239-1.55%
187015,4201,41810.13%
186014,002-136-0.96%
185014,1381,31310.24%
184012,8251971.56%
183012,6281,36012.07%
182011,2680.00%

Putnam County, New York Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White89,000
Some Other Race3,011
Black or African American2,354
Asian2,235
Two or More Races2,046
American Indian and Alaska Native747
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander15

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

Putnam County, New York 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, New York Median Age

43.4


Total

42.2


Male

44.5


Female

Putnam County, New York Adults

There are 78,135 adults, (14,812 of which are seniors) in Putnam County, New York.

Putnam County, New York Age Dependency

57

Age Dependency Ratio

23.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Putnam County, New York Sex Ratio

Female

50,020

50.32%

Male

49,388

49.68%

Putnam County, New York Households and Families

Putnam County, New York Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Putnam County, New York Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.7%9.3%
All82%18%
Female72.1%27.9%
Non Family65.3%34.7%
Male63.9%36.1%

82.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Putnam County, New York Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All34,1022.8482
Married21,7113.3690.7
Non Family8,1921.265.3
Female2,9843.2972.1
Male1,2153.3563.9

3.29

Average Family Size

2.84

Average Household Size

3.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Putnam County, New York Households

Putnam County, New York Education

Putnam County, New York Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,7153.89%
9th to 12th Grade2,3883.42%
High School Graduate18,80626.95%
Some College12,18317.46%
Associates Degree6,5149.34%
Bachelors Degree15,74422.57%
Graduate Degree11,41916.37%

Putnam County, New York Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White57,91254,66223,296
Hispanic7,8856,2522,085
Other Race1,8791,379385
Black1,7391,583638
Asian1,6281,576825
Multiple Races914777465
Native American41639042
Islander1515

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 50.88%.

Putnam County, New York Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,747$62,161$41,277
Less Than High School$26,094$30,818$17,200
High School Grad$40,205$49,164$31,994
Some College$47,402$62,387$32,642
Bachelors Degree$58,988$75,023$47,903
Graduate Degree$82,926$100,334$70,054

$51,747

Average Earnings

$62,161

Average Male

$41,277

Average Female

Putnam County, New York Language

Putnam County, New York Language by Age

Putnam County, New York Language

81.40% of Putnam County, New York residents speak only English, while 18.60% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.02% of the population.

Putnam County, New York Poverty

Putnam County, New York Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White79,4732,8963.64%
Hispanic12,8551,68613.12%
Other2,98434811.66%
Black2,09826512.63%
Multiple2,01224512.18%
Asian2,2211577.07%
Native7398511.50%
Islander44100.00%

5.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.36%

Male Poverty Rate

4.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Putnam County, New York

The race most likely to be in poverty in Putnam County, New York is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Putnam County, New York is White, with 3.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.16%.

Putnam County, New York Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School12.43%
High School7.09%
Some College5.07%
Bachelors or Greater1.85%

Putnam County, New York Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed11.01%
Male Unemployed10.25%
Male Employed2.74%
Female Employed2.39%

Putnam County, New York Income

Putnam County, New York Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$97,606$119,520
Families$113,770$135,045
Married Families$125,231$
Non Families$45,594$65,518

Putnam County, New York Marital Status

Putnam County, New York Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.0%

Male Marriage Rate

56.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Putnam County, New York Married by Age and Sex

Putnam County, New York Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Putnam County, New York Marital Status by Race

Putnam County, New York Veterans

Putnam County, New York Veterans by War

4,434

Number of Veterans

4,239

Male Veterans

195

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,870
Second Gulf War459
Korea446
First Gulf War323
World War II187

Putnam County, New York Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,652
75+1,143
35 to 54772
55 to 64643
18 to 34224

Putnam County, New York Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,2315.99%
Hispanic2172.33%
Black1467.66%
Other341.58%
Asian170.94%
2 or More60.57%

Putnam County, New York Veterans by Education

5.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Putnam County, New York Employment Status

Putnam County, New York Employment by Age

67.4%

Labor Force Participation

63.2%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Putnam County, New York Employment by Race

Putnam County, New York Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Putnam County, New York

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Brewster24192346-73-3.02%
Cold Spring20091948-61-3.04%
Nelsonville630623-7-1.11%
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