Putnam County, Georgia Population 2022

Putnam County, Georgia's estimated population is 23,016 with a growth rate of 1.32% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Putnam County, Georgia is the 84th largest county in Georgia. The 2010 Population was 21,191 and has seen a growth of 8.61% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
181010,0290.00%
182015,4755,44654.30%
183013,261-2,214-14.31%
184010,260-3,001-22.63%
185010,7945345.20%
186010,125-669-6.20%
187010,4613363.32%
188014,5394,07838.98%
189014,8423032.08%
190013,436-1,406-9.47%
191013,8764403.27%
192015,1511,2759.19%
19308,367-6,784-44.78%
19408,5141471.76%
19507,731-783-9.20%
19607,798670.87%
19708,3945967.64%
198010,2951,90122.65%
199014,1373,84237.32%
201021,1917,05449.90%
201121,240490.23%
201221,133-107-0.50%
201321,2801470.70%
201421,143-137-0.64%
201521,3071640.78%
201621,5152080.98%
201721,6921770.82%
201821,8201280.59%
201922,1192991.37%
202022,4182991.35%
202122,7172991.33%
202223,0162991.32%
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Putnam County, Georgia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,10168.94%
Black or African American5,71426.08%
American Indian and Alaska Native60.03%
Asian410.19%
Some Other Race6112.79%
Two or More Races4331.98%
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Putnam County, Georgia Population by Race

Putnam County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2022

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Putnam County, Georgia Median Age

47.8


Total

45.9


Male

49.1


Female

Putnam County, Georgia Adults

There are 17,510 adults, (5,177 of whom are seniors) in Putnam County, Georgia.

Putnam County, Georgia Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

42

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Putnam County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

11,150

50.90%

Male

10,756

49.10%

Putnam County, Georgia Population by Age

Putnam County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Putnam County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.7%15.3%
All74.9%25.1%
Non Family66.3%33.7%
Male62.9%37.1%
Female62.7%37.3%

74.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Putnam County, Georgia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,4572.374.9
Married4,7102.7584.7
Male2752.8862.9
Female1,2763.2962.7
Non Family3,1961.1766.3

2.79

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

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Putnam County, Georgia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7264.55%
9th to 12th Grade1,2467.80%
High School Graduate5,87836.81%
Some College3,24420.31%
Associates Degree1,1247.04%
Bachelors Degree2,29214.35%
Graduate Degree1,4599.14%
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Putnam County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Putnam County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races16616686
Asian412319
White11,2359,8803,285
Hispanic718475155
Black3,8643,508258
Other Race30081
Native American6

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 51.81%.

Putnam County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,051$39,835$24,738
Less Than 9th Grade$16,858$24,464$15,911
High School Graduate$30,584$37,903$20,243
Some College$33,996$35,466$28,113
Bachelors Degree$56,614$101,042$31,982
Graduate Degree$66,431$$52,266

$34,051

Average Earnings

$39,835

Average Male

$24,738

Average Female

Putnam County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Putnam County, Georgia Language by Age

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Putnam County, Georgia Language

94.54% of Putnam County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 5.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.47% of the population.

Putnam County, Georgia Language

Putnam County, Georgia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian411946.34%
Multiple43316437.88%
Black5,5191,60229.03%
White14,2302,17715.30%
Other42NaN%
Hispanic1,371412.99%

18.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.33%

Male Poverty Rate

21.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Putnam County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Putnam County, Georgia is Asian, with 46.34% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Putnam County, Georgia is Hispanic, with 2.99% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.44%.

Putnam County, Georgia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.09%
High School20.97%
Some College9.81%
Bachelors or Greater7.59%

Putnam County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.36%
Male Unemployed40.74%
Female Employed12.51%
Female Unemployed52.30%

Putnam County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Putnam County, Georgia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,910$81,278
Families$63,054$85,544
Married Families$76,033-
Non Families$33,623$69,671
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Income by Household Type

Putnam County, Georgia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.0%

Male Marriage Rate

51.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Putnam County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

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Putnam County, Georgia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Putnam County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

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Putnam County, Georgia Marital Status

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2,017

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War316
First Gulf War475
Vietnam950
Korea96
World War II

Putnam County, Georgia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34218
35 to 54365
55 to 64350
65 to 74559
75+525

Putnam County, Georgia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,36811.10%
Black60713.81%
2+ Races4225.30%
Hispanic172.07%

Putnam County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Putnam County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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13.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Putnam County, Georgia Veterans by Education

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49.6%

Labor Force Participation

47.2%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Putnam County, Georgia Employment by Age

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Putnam County, Georgia Employment by Race

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Putnam County, Georgia 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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67.51%

Born in Putnam County, Georgia

96.83%

Native Born

3.17%

Foreign Born

2.10%

Non Citizen

1.07%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.83% of Putnam County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 67.51% having been born in Georgia. 2.10% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Putnam County, Georgia 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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