Putnam County, Missouri Population 2021

Putnam County, Missouri's estimated population is 4,592 with a growth rate of -1.12% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Putnam County, Missouri is the 111th largest county inMissouri. The 2010 Population was 4,974 and has seen a growth of -7.68% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,592-52-1.12%
20204,644-52-1.11%
20194,696-52-1.10%
20184,748-30-0.63%
20174,778-47-0.97%
20164,825-35-0.72%
20154,860170.35%
20144,843-41-0.84%
20134,884-61-1.23%
20124,945-31-0.62%
20114,97620.04%
20104,974-105-2.07%
19905,079-1,013-16.63%
19806,0921762.97%
19705,916-1,083-15.47%
19606,999-2,167-23.64%
19509,166-2,161-19.08%
194011,327-176-1.53%
193011,503-1,612-12.29%
192013,115-1,193-8.34%
191014,308-2,380-14.26%
190016,6881,3238.61%
189015,3651,81013.35%
188013,5552,33820.84%
187011,2172,01021.83%
18609,2077,571462.78%
18501,6360.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-1.12% (-52)
County Website
Founded
February 28, 1845
County Seat
2010 Population
4,974
Growth Since 2010
-7.68% (-382)
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Putnam County, Missouri Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,61196.44%
Two or More Races1493.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native100.21%
Asian60.13%
Black or African American50.10%
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Putnam County, Missouri Population by Race

Putnam County, Missouri Population Pyramid $2021

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Putnam County, Missouri Median Age

45.8


Total

43.8


Male

46.7


Female

Putnam County, Missouri Adults

There are 3,669 adults, (1,145 of whom are seniors) in Putnam County, Missouri.

Putnam County, Missouri Age Dependency

89.4

Age Dependency Ratio

45.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Putnam County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

2,378

49.74%

Male

2,403

50.26%

Putnam County, Missouri Population by Age

Putnam County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Putnam County, Missouri Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female46.9%53.1%
Male67.1%32.9%
Non Family69%31%
All77.2%22.8%
Married92.1%7.9%

77.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Putnam County, Missouri Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7442.6877.2
Married7973.4192.1
Non Family6831.1369
Female1795.0146.9
Male853.5467.1

3.6

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

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Putnam County, Missouri Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1223.66%
9th to 12th Grade1965.88%
High School Graduate1,42642.80%
Some College61618.49%
Associates Degree3289.84%
Bachelors Degree39111.73%
Graduate Degree2537.59%
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Putnam County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Putnam County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,2902,986632
Hispanic1542
2+ Races118
Native American101010
Asian33
Black33

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Putnam County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,870$30,758$34,773
Less Than 9th Grade$19,438$26,172$2,500
High School Graduate$27,802$29,612$23,125
Some College$31,694$31,827$31,597
Bachelors Degree$48,068$$34,554
Graduate Degree$64,083$$65,035

$31,870

Average Earnings

$30,758

Average Male

$34,773

Average Female

Putnam County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Putnam County, Missouri Language by Age

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Putnam County, Missouri Language

95.56% of Putnam County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 4.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.59% of the population.

Putnam County, Missouri Language

Putnam County, Missouri Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,49473016.24%
Multiple1495033.56%
Hispanic231147.83%
Asian6350.00%

16.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.46%

Male Poverty Rate

18.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Putnam County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Putnam County, Missouri is Asian, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Putnam County, Missouri is White, with 16.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.44%.

Putnam County, Missouri Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade38.51%
Some College12.73%
High School7.47%
Bachelors or Greater2.48%

Putnam County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed21.88%
Female Employed6.31%
Male Employed4.66%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Putnam County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Putnam County, Missouri Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,849$56,944
Families$55,375$68,259
Married Families$61,386-
Non Families$30,045$37,773
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Income by Household Type

Putnam County, Missouri Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.0%

Male Marriage Rate

46.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Putnam County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

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Putnam County, Missouri Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Putnam County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

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Putnam County, Missouri Marital Status

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408

Number of Veterans

378

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam180
Korea86
First Gulf War71
Second Gulf War40
World War II10

Putnam County, Missouri Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74154
75+133
35 to 5463
55 to 6449
18 to 349

Putnam County, Missouri Veterans by Age

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Putnam County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Putnam County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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7.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Putnam County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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55.4%

Labor Force Participation

54.1%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Putnam County, Missouri Employment by Age

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Putnam County, Missouri Employment by Race

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Putnam County, Missouri 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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54.82%

Born in Putnam County, Missouri

99.35%

Native Born

0.65%

Foreign Born

0.23%

Non Citizen

0.42%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.35% of Putnam County, Missouri residents were born in the United States, with 54.82% having been born in Missouri. 0.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Putnam County, Missouri 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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