In 2019, Putnam County, WV had a population of 56.6k people with a median age of 41.8 and a median household income of $60,097. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Putnam County, WV declined from 56,652 to 56,610, a −0.0741% decrease and its median household income grew from $59,626 to $60,097, a 0.79% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Putnam County, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (95.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.39%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.08%), White (Hispanic) (0.979%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.751%). 0% of the households in Putnam County, WV speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.7% of the residents in Putnam County, WV are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Putnam County, WV was $167,300, and the homeownership rate was 81.8%. Most people in Putnam County, WV drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Putnam County, WV was 2 cars per household.