Putnam County, NY has a population of 99,408 people with a median age of 43.4 and a median household income of $97,606. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Putnam County, NY declined from 99,488 to 99,408, a 0.08% decrease and its median household income grew from $96,148 to $97,606, a 1.52% increase.
The population of Putnam County, NY is 80.8% White, 13.1% Hispanic, and 2.25% Black. 18.6% of the people in Putnam County, NY speak a non-English language, and 95.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Putnam County, NY are New York University, with 16,286 graduates, Columbia University in the City of New York, with 12,510 graduates, and Rutgers University-New Brunswick, with 11,798 graduates.
The median property value in Putnam County, NY is $354,800, and the homeownership rate is 82%. Most people in Putnam County, NY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 37.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Putnam County, NY is 2 cars per household.
Putnam County, NY is the 29th most populated county in New York and borders Fairfield County, CT; Dutchess County, NY; Orange County, NY; Rockland County, NY; and Westchester County, NY.