Putnam County, Florida Population 2021

Putnam County, Florida's estimated population is 75,477 with a growth rate of 0.64% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Putnam County, Florida is the 39th largest county in Florida. The 2010 Population was 74,220 and has seen a growth of 1.69% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202175,4774780.64%
202074,9994780.64%
201974,5214780.65%
201874,0436590.90%
201773,3841,0111.40%
201672,3734340.60%
201571,939-32-0.04%
201471,971-399-0.55%
201372,370-557-0.76%
201272,927-725-0.98%
201173,652-568-0.77%
201074,2209,15014.06%
199065,07014,52128.73%
198050,54914,25939.29%
197036,2904,07812.66%
196032,2128,59736.40%
195023,6154,91726.30%
194018,6986023.33%
193018,0963,52824.22%
192014,5681,47211.24%
191013,0961,45512.50%
190011,6414554.07%
189011,1864,92578.66%
18806,2612,44063.86%
18703,8211,10940.89%
18602,7122,025294.76%
18506870.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.64%
County Website
State
Founded
January 18, 1849
County Seat
2010 Population
74,220
Growth Since 2010
1.69%
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Putnam County, Florida Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White58,81480.29%
Black or African American11,92216.28%
Two or More Races1,3991.91%
Asian4560.62%
Some Other Race3470.47%
American Indian and Alaska Native3090.42%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.01%
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Putnam County, Florida Population by Race

Putnam County, Florida Population Pyramid $2021

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Putnam County, Florida Median Age

45.1


Total

43.6


Male

46.4


Female

Putnam County, Florida Adults

There are 57,542 adults, (16,634 of whom are seniors) in Putnam County, Florida.

Putnam County, Florida Age Dependency

79.1

Age Dependency Ratio

40.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Putnam County, Florida Sex Ratio

Female

36,997

50.51%

Male

36,255

49.49%

Putnam County, Florida Population by Age

Putnam County, Florida Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Putnam County, Florida Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.3%17.7%
All70.7%29.3%
Non Family65.3%34.7%
Male61.1%38.9%
Female54.4%45.6%

70.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Putnam County, Florida Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All28,9432.4870.7
Married12,2763.0882.3
Non Family10,8871.2165.3
Female4,2243.6154.4
Male1,5563.6261.1

3.11

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

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Putnam County, Florida Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,0215.78%
9th to 12th Grade6,48012.40%
High School Graduate21,55041.22%
Some College10,50720.10%
Associates Degree4,2878.20%
Bachelors Degree4,0927.83%
Graduate Degree2,3404.48%
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Putnam County, Florida Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Putnam County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White40,18434,4095,577
Black7,3115,586452
Hispanic3,7601,960232
2+ Races565499142
Asian34120824
Other Race2901512
Native American24718615
Islander555

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 100.00%.

Putnam County, Florida Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,878$33,540$24,373
Less Than 9th Grade$23,708$26,380$16,155
High School Graduate$26,500$33,439$21,431
Some College$29,171$38,565$26,220
Bachelors Degree$36,220$41,625$31,151
Graduate Degree$48,447$47,022$49,432

$27,878

Average Earnings

$33,540

Average Male

$24,373

Average Female

Putnam County, Florida Earnings by Educational Attainment

Putnam County, Florida Language by Age

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Putnam County, Florida Language

90.79% of Putnam County, Florida residents speak only English, while 9.21% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.87% of the population.

Putnam County, Florida Language

Putnam County, Florida Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White51,42310,00119.45%
Black11,4444,37338.21%
Hispanic7,2662,41233.20%
Multiple1,38352237.74%
Other31810533.02%
Native308268.44%
Asian456235.04%
Islander55100.00%

23.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.97%

Male Poverty Rate

25.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Putnam County, Florida

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Putnam County, Florida is Asian, with 5.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.22%.

Putnam County, Florida Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.78%
High School19.70%
Some College14.69%
Bachelors or Greater9.47%

Putnam County, Florida Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed55.46%
Female Unemployed55.18%
Female Employed12.81%
Male Employed7.73%

Putnam County, Florida Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Putnam County, Florida Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,670$50,838
Families$46,431$59,705
Married Families$55,989$70,296
Non Families$22,519$32,337
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Income by Household Type

Putnam County, Florida Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.0%

Male Marriage Rate

44.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Putnam County, Florida Married by Age and Sex

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Putnam County, Florida 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 45-54.

Putnam County, Florida Marital Status by Race

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Putnam County, Florida Marital Status

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7,040

Number of Veterans

6,621

Male Veterans

419

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3,093
First Gulf War1,174
Second Gulf War750
Korea559
World War II115

Putnam County, Florida Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 742,388
75+1,824
55 to 641,339
35 to 541,057
18 to 34432

Putnam County, Florida Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6,18313.04%
Black7088.26%
Hispanic1864.07%
2+ Races12620.76%
Native American156.07%
Islander5100.00%
Asian30.82%

Putnam County, Florida Veterans by Race

Putnam County, Florida Veterans by Education

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11.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Putnam County, Florida Veterans by Education

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47.9%

Labor Force Participation

43.7%

Employment Rate

8.7%

Unemployment Rate

Putnam County, Florida Employment by Age

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Putnam County, Florida Employment by Race

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Putnam County, Florida 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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57.39%

Born in Putnam County, Florida

96.10%

Native Born

3.90%

Foreign Born

2.51%

Non Citizen

1.38%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.10% of Putnam County, Florida residents were born in the United States, with 57.39% having been born in Florida. 2.51% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Putnam County, Florida Place of Birth

  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

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