Putnam County Population 2017

Putnam County's estimated population is 56,941 with a growth rate of 0.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Putnam County is the 9th largest county in West Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201656,9411420.25%
201556,799-46-0.08%
201456,8452480.44%
201356,597660.12%
201256,5314530.81%
201156,0784290.77%
201055,64912,81429.91%
199042,8354,65412.19%
198038,18110,55638.21%
197027,6254,06417.25%
196023,5612,54012.08%
195021,0211,5107.74%
194019,5112,77416.57%
193016,737-794-4.53%
192017,531-1,056-5.68%
191018,5871,2577.25%
190017,3302,98820.83%
189014,3422,96726.08%
188011,3753,58145.95%
18707,7941,49323.69%
18606,30196618.11%
18505,3350.00%

Putnam County Population Growth

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Putnam County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White54,85496.33%
Two or More Races6481.14%
Black or African American6461.13%
Asian4750.83%
American Indian and Alaska Native1550.27%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander210.04%

Putnam County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Putnam County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hurricane627966043255.18%
Winfield22992357582.52%
Eleanor15181603855.60%
Buffalo12361250141.13%
Poca972989171.75%
Bancroft587598111.87%
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