In 2017, Putnam County, WV had a population of 56.6k people with a median age of 41.6 and a median household income of $59,113. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Putnam County, WV declined from 56,743 to 56,644, a -0.174% decrease and its median household income grew from $56,640 to $59,113, a 4.37% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Putnam County, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (95.5%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.23%), White (Hispanic) (0.957%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.572%). N/A% of the people in Putnam County, WV speak a non-English language, and 99.8% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Putnam County, WV is $157,500, and the homeownership rate is 81.3%. Most people in Putnam County, WV commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Putnam County, WV is 2 cars per household.