Putnam County FL Information


Putnam County Subdivisions

Putnam County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 75,065
Population in Households 73,637
Population in Familes 58,974
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,428
Population Density1 103
Diversity Index2 51


Total Households 29,199
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 19,445
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 37,681 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 20,931 (55.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,268 (21.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 8,482 (22.5%)
Median Home Value $91,990
Average Home Value $137,391


Median Household Income $34,925
Average Household Income $48,896
Per Capita Income $19,318
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.15% -0.01%
Households -0.11% -0.13%
Families -0.24% -0.21%
Median Household Income   1.73%
Per Capita Income   1.42%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Putnam County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Putnam County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 39 43rd
Population Density1 # 37 46th
Diversity Index2 # 31 55th
Median Household Income # 64 6th
Per Capita Income # 47 31st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.