Putnam County, Ohio Population 2021

Putnam County, Ohio's estimated population is 33,979 with a growth rate of 0.17% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Putnam County, Ohio is the 71st largest county in Ohio. The 2010 Population was 34,476 and has seen a growth of -1.44% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202133,979590.17%
202033,920590.17%
201933,861590.17%
201833,802-58-0.17%
201733,860-147-0.43%
201634,007-19-0.06%
201534,026-172-0.50%
201434,198750.22%
201334,123-84-0.25%
201234,207-178-0.52%
201134,385-91-0.26%
201034,4766571.94%
199033,8198282.51%
198032,9911,8575.96%
197031,1342,8039.89%
196028,3313,08312.21%
195025,2482320.93%
194025,016-58-0.23%
193025,074-2,677-9.65%
192027,751-2,221-7.41%
191029,972-2,553-7.85%
190032,5252,3377.74%
189030,1886,47527.31%
188023,7136,63238.83%
187017,0814,27333.36%
186012,8085,58777.37%
18507,2212,03239.16%
18405,1894,9592156.09%
18302300.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.17%
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State
Founded
January 3, 1834
County Seat
2010 Population
34,476
Growth Since 2010
-1.44%
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Putnam County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White31,97494.29%
Some Other Race1,2903.80%
Two or More Races4381.29%
Black or African American1370.40%
Asian530.16%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander110.03%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.02%
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Putnam County, Ohio Population by Race

Putnam County, Ohio Population Pyramid $2021

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Putnam County, Ohio Median Age

39.8


Total

39.1


Male

40.8


Female

Putnam County, Ohio Adults

There are 25,255 adults, (5,722 of whom are seniors) in Putnam County, Ohio.

Putnam County, Ohio Age Dependency

73.6

Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Putnam County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

16,967

50.03%

Male

16,944

49.97%

Putnam County, Ohio Population by Age

Putnam County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Putnam County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.1%7.9%
All81.6%18.4%
Male73.4%26.6%
Non Family65.8%34.2%
Female56.2%43.8%

81.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Putnam County, Ohio Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,3272.5281.6
Married8,2293.0592.1
Non Family3,5641.1865.8
Female1,0312.7156.2
Male5032.9773.4

2.97

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

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Putnam County, Ohio Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4491.99%
9th to 12th Grade1,1885.26%
High School Graduate9,32441.29%
Some College3,65416.18%
Associates Degree3,24314.36%
Bachelors Degree2,94413.04%
Graduate Degree1,7797.88%
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Putnam County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Putnam County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White21,24620,0154,622
Hispanic1,05667262
Other Race76348244
2+ Races15713331
Black9175
Asian32308
Native American6

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.21%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 25.00%.

Putnam County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,681$50,664$32,487
Less Than 9th Grade$33,125$44,167$17,670
High School Graduate$34,895$42,927$24,487
Some College$42,198$55,200$31,593
Bachelors Degree$60,448$71,496$45,720
Graduate Degree$60,985$75,250$56,483

$42,681

Average Earnings

$50,664

Average Male

$32,487

Average Female

Putnam County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Putnam County, Ohio Language by Age

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Putnam County, Ohio Language

95.67% of Putnam County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 4.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.85% of the population.

Putnam County, Ohio Language

Putnam County, Ohio Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White30,8572,0796.74%
Hispanic2,04844821.88%
Other1,24824219.39%
Multiple4324410.19%
Black131118.40%
Native88100.00%
Asian5323.77%

7.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.26%

Male Poverty Rate

9.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Putnam County, Ohio

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Putnam County, Ohio is Asian, with 3.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.86%.

Putnam County, Ohio Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.89%
High School7.17%
Some College4.85%
Bachelors or Greater0.68%

Putnam County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed58.31%
Male Unemployed10.10%
Female Employed3.56%
Male Employed2.23%

Putnam County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Putnam County, Ohio Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$64,822$81,432
Families$80,763$94,174
Married Families$89,968$102,995
Non Families$37,058$43,186
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Income by Household Type

Putnam County, Ohio Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

62.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.8%

Male Marriage Rate

62.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Putnam County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

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Putnam County, Ohio 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 55-64.

Putnam County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

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Putnam County, Ohio Marital Status

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1,701

Number of Veterans

1,632

Male Veterans

69

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam710
Second Gulf War285
Korea217
First Gulf War184
World War II50

Putnam County, Ohio Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74641
75+483
35 to 54271
18 to 34179
55 to 64127

Putnam County, Ohio Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6446.82%
2+ Races2916.48%
Hispanic251.94%
Other Race253.06%
Black32.61%

Putnam County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Putnam County, Ohio Veterans by Education

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3.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Putnam County, Ohio Veterans by Education

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68.9%

Labor Force Participation

66.8%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Putnam County, Ohio Employment by Age

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Putnam County, Ohio Employment by Race

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Putnam County, Ohio 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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91.12%

Born in Putnam County, Ohio

98.57%

Native Born

1.43%

Foreign Born

0.78%

Non Citizen

0.65%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.57% of Putnam County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 91.12% having been born in Ohio. 0.78% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Putnam County, Ohio 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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