Putnam demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)119291
Median age57.938.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)69%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1838%40%43%
Speak English100%95%79%
Speak Spanish0%3%13%
Putnam, AL has a population of 107 and is the 26,751st largest city in the United States. The population density is 11 per sq mi which is 88% lower than the Alabama average and 88% lower than the national average. The median age in Putnam is 58 which is approximately 50% higher than the Alabama average of 39. In Putnam, 69% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 100% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 100% of Putnam residents were born in Alabama, 0% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Putnam is 88% lower than Alabama.
  • The median age in Putnam is 50% higher than Alabama.
  • In Putnam 7.48% of the population is White.
  • In Putnam 87.85% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Putnam 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Putnam population breakdown by race

Black or African American87.85%26.48%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.49%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.18%
Mixed race4.67%1.76%3.06%
Other race0.00%1.28%4.75%
In Putnam, 0.0% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Putnam, AL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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