Population Demographics for Putnam County, West Virginia in 2020, 2019



Other Counties and Cities in West Virginia


Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population55,486100
White53,68496
Two or More Races6041
Black or African American490Below 1%
Hispanic or Latino484Below 1%
Asian410Below 1%
Some Other Race153Below 1%
American Indian121Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population27,24928,23755,486
White26,36127,32353,684
Two or More Races286318604
Black or African American267223490
Hispanic or Latino256228484
Asian187223410
Some Other Race8370153
American Indian5962121

Relevant Related Information

Demographic population totals

Total population in Putnam County

 
Total Population:55,486
Male Population:27,249
Female Population:28,237

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Putnam County

 
Both sexes40
Male40
Female41

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Putnam County

 
Total Population:55,261
Male Population:27,193
Under 5 years:1,680
5 to 9 years:1,888
10 to 14 years:1,978
15 to 17 years:1,147
18 and 19 years:634
20 years:245
21 years:238
22 to 24 years:774
25 to 29 years:1,450
30 to 34 years:1,642
35 to 39 years:1,865
40 to 44 years:2,015
45 to 49 years:2,089
50 to 54 years:2,174
55 to 59 years:2,073
60 and 61 years:756
62 to 64 years:977
65 and 66 years:530
67 to 69 years:790
70 to 74 years:963
75 to 79 years:613
80 to 84 years:419
85 years and over:253
Female Population:28,068
Under 5 years:1,635
5 to 9 years:1,861
10 to 14 years:1,892
15 to 17 years:1,043
18 and 19 years:537
20 years:241
21 years:199
22 to 24 years:732
25 to 29 years:1,498
30 to 34 years:1,858
35 to 39 years:1,993
40 to 44 years:1,963
45 to 49 years:2,236
50 to 54 years:2,255
55 to 59 years:2,090
60 and 61 years:806
62 to 64 years:1,016
65 and 66 years:576
67 to 69 years:771
70 to 74 years:1,055
75 to 79 years:816
80 to 84 years:571
85 years and over:424

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Putnam County

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Putnam County

 
Total:21,981
Family led homes:16,176
Husband-wife family:13,108
Other family:3,068
Population of male led with no wife present:982
Population female led with no husband present:2,086
Population of Nonfamily homes:5,805
Population living alone:4,908
Population not living alone:897

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Putnam County with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:21,981
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:7,393
Population of family homes:7,317
Husband-wife family:5,421
Under 6 years only:1,244
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,069
6 to 17 years only:3,108
Other family:1,896
Male householder, no wife present:585
Under 6 years only:120
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:98
6 to 17 years only:367
Female led with no husband present:1,311
Under 6 years only:287
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:209
6 to 17 years only:815
Nonfamily households:76
Male led households:53
Under 6 years only:13
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:7
6 to 17 years only:33
Female led householder:23
Under 6 years only:2
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2
6 to 17 years only:19
Households with no people under 18 years:14,588
Family households:8,859
Husband-wife family:7,687
Other family:1,172
Male led with no wife present:397
Female led with no husband present:775
Nonfamily households:5,729
Male led householder:2,664
Female led householder:3,065

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Putnam County, by type

 
Total Home Population:21,981
Population of Family homes:16,176
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:320
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:2,238
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:3,529
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:3,707
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,713
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,509
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:2,065
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:906
Population of 85 year olds and over:189
Population of Nonfamily Homes:5,805
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:205
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:589
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:642
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,053
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:684
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:598
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:950
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:781
Population of 85 year olds and over:303

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Putnam County containing people over 60

 
Total Population:21,981
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:7,821
1-person household:2,472
2-or-more-person household:5,349
Family households:5,157
Nonfamily households:192
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:14,160
1-person household:2,436
2-or-more-person household:11,724
Family homes:11,019
Nonfamily homes:705

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Putnam County with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:21,981
Home has three or more generations:672
Home does not have three or more generations:21,309

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Putnam County under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:13,117
Unmarried partner of home lead present:877
In family homes:804
Population of male led and male partner homes:28
Population of male led and female partner households:361
Population of female led and female partner households:58
Population of female led and male partner households:357
In nonfamily homes:73
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:56
Population of female led and female partner homes:7
Population of female led and male partner homes:10
No unmarried partner of home lead present:12,240
In family homes:12,207
Population of husband-wife family homes:9,870
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:610
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:1,727
In nonfamily homes:33

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Putnam County

 
Total Population:47,388
Population Under 18 years:12,880
Population 18 years and over:34,508

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Putnam County have lived in one place.

 
Total:21,981
Population of Owner occupied homes:18,175
Family home:13,984
Nonfamily homess:4,191
Male led home:1,887
Living alone:1,560
Not living alone:327
Female led home:2,304
Living alone:2,036
Not living alone:268
Population of Renter occupied homes:3,806
Family run homes:2,192
Husband-wife family:1,185
Other family:1,007
Male led with no wife present:273
Female led with no husband present:734
Nonfamily Homes:1,614
Male led homes:830
Male living alone:648
Male not living alone:182
Female led homes:784
Females living alone:664
Females not living alone:120