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 population of Putnam County, WV is 95.5% White Alone, 1.3% Two or More Races, and 1.23% Black or African American Alone. 1.38% 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.