Putnam County FL Information


Putnam County Subdivisions

Putnam County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 74,098
Daytime Population: Workers 19,850
Daytime Population: Residents 48,598
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 68,448
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 72,668
Population in Familes 58,157
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,430
Population Density2 102
Diversity Index3 50


Median Household Income $35,358
Average Household Income $51,293
Per Capita Income $20,401


Total Housing Units 37,511 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 20,834 (55.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,200 (21.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 8,477 (22.6%)
Median Home Value $92,298
Average Home Value $145,524


Total Households 29,034
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 19,357
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.05% -0.19%
Households -0.18% -0.27%
Families -0.27% -0.33%
Median Household Income   1.19%
Per Capita Income   3.0%


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, 2017 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 Density # 37 46th
Diversity Index # 32 54th
Median Household Income # 64 6th
Per Capita Income # 47 31st

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