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.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Putnamwas:
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%.
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.
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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%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Putnam
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.