Putnam County, WV has a population of 56,743 people with a median age of 41.4 and a median household income of $56,640. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Putnam County, WV grew from 56,596 to 56,743, a 0.26% increase and its median household income declined from $56,774 to $56,640, a 0.24% decrease.
The population of Putnam County, WV is 95.5% White, 1.45% Black, and 1.14% Two+. 1.61% of the people in Putnam County, WV speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Putnam County, WV are Putnam Career and Technical Center, with 59 graduates, Strayer University-West Virginia, with 28 graduates, and N/A, with N/A graduates.
The median property value in Putnam County, WV is $151,800, and the homeownership rate is 82%. Most people in Putnam County, WV commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Putnam County, WV is 2 cars per household.
Putnam County, WV is the 10th most populated county in West Virginia and borders Cabell County, WV; Jackson County, WV; Kanawha County, WV; Lincoln County, WV; and Mason County, WV.