Putnam, Connecticut Population 2022

7,035
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Putnam is a city located in Windham County Connecticut. Putnam has a 2020 population of 7,035. Putnam is currently declining at a rate of -0.21% annually and its population has decreased by -0.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,065 in 2010.

The average household income in Putnam is $68,133 with a poverty rate of 7.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,020 per month, and the median house value is $187,100. The median age in Putnam is 42.7 years, 42.9 years for males, and 42.6 years for females.

Putnam Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Putnamwas:

  • White: 94.02%
  • Two or more races: 2.55%
  • Black or African American: 2.52%
  • Asian: 0.73%
  • Other race: 0.18%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Putnam, Connecticut is 7,035 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 7,065.

Putnam, Connecticut Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,71194.02%
Black or African American1802.52%
Asian520.73%
Some Other Race130.18%
Two or More Races1822.55%
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Putnam Population by Race

Putnam Population Pyramid 2022

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Putnam Median Age

42.8


Total

45


Male

41.4


Female

Putnam Adults

There are 5,751 adults, (1,093 of whom are seniors) in Putnam.

Putnam Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

23.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Putnam Sex Ratio

Female

3,752

52.56%

Male

3,386

47.44%

Putnam Population by Age

Putnam Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Putnam Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.4%22.6%
Female61.3%38.7%
All49.5%50.5%
Male42%58%
Non Family26.8%73.2%

49.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Putnam Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,1102.2649.5
Married965377.4
Male4412.7742
Female4373.1661.3
Non Family1,2671.226.8

2.84

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

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Putnam Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade801.52%
9th to 12th Grade3807.24%
High School Graduate2,07439.50%
Some College1,09420.83%
Associates Degree69713.27%
Bachelors Degree55810.63%
Graduate Degree3687.01%
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Putnam Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Putnam Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race131311
Asian525231
2+ Races676731
White4,8974,439836
Black10510517
Hispanic20119928

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 84.62%.

Putnam Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,132$51,414$33,421
Less Than 9th Grade$9,080$8,920$
High School Graduate$36,068$37,286$34,280
Some College$45,000$55,341$26,684
Bachelors Degree$53,107$60,122$43,321
Graduate Degree$53,672$76,786$

$38,132

Average Earnings

$51,414

Average Male

$33,421

Average Female

Putnam Earnings by Educational Attainment

Putnam Language by Age

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Putnam Language

93.16% of Putnam residents speak only English, while 6.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.39% of the population.

Putnam Language

Putnam Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian524892.31%
Black1773318.64%
Multiple1722112.21%
White6,3984086.38%
Other2NaN%
Hispanic36361.65%

7.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.44%

Male Poverty Rate

9.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Putnam

The race most likely to be in poverty in Putnam is Asian, with 92.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Putnam is Hispanic, with 1.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.60%.

Putnam Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade10.42%
High School8.20%
Some College5.95%
Bachelors or Greater6.62%

Putnam Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.81%
Male Unemployed7.62%
Female Employed2.85%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Putnam Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Putnam Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$61,411$71,479
Families$74,203$89,797
Married Families$92,813-
Non Families$27,160$38,342
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Income by Household Type

Putnam Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.2%

Male Marriage Rate

33.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Putnam Married by Age and Sex

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Putnam Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Putnam Marital Status by Race

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Putnam Marital Status

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534

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War72
First Gulf War157
Vietnam151
Korea69
World War II32

Putnam Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3463
35 to 54174
55 to 6485
65 to 7486
75+126

Putnam Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5349.77%
Hispanic2712.44%

Putnam Veterans by Race

Putnam Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Putnam Veterans by Education

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68%

Labor Force Participation

63.9%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Putnam Employment by Age

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Putnam Employment by Race

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Putnam Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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58.98%

Born in Putnam

96.71%

Native Born

3.29%

Foreign Born

1.09%

Non Citizen

2.20%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.71% of Putnam residents were born in the United States, with 58.98% having been born in Connecticut. 1.09% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Putnam Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20107,2140.00%
20117,199-15-0.21%
20127,184-15-0.21%
20137,169-15-0.21%
20147,154-15-0.21%
20157,139-15-0.21%
20167,124-15-0.21%
20177,109-15-0.21%
20187,094-15-0.21%
20197,079-15-0.21%
20207,065-14-0.20%
20217,050-15-0.21%
20227,035-15-0.21%

Putnam Population by Year