StatisticPutnamConnecticutNational
Population7,1293,565,287328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)2,21173691
Median age38.640.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)45%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1840%43%43%
Speak English94%78%79%
Speak Spanish2%12%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Putnam is 200% higher than Connecticut
  • The median age in Putnam is 5% lower than Connecticut
  • In Putnam 95.37% of the population is White
  • In Putnam 0.34% of the population is Black
  • In Putnam 0.22% of the population is Asian

Compare Putnam, CT Demographics

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      Putnam population breakdown by race

      RacePutnamConnecticutNational
      White95.37%77.14%73.35%
      Black0.34%10.39%12.63%
      Asian0.22%4.26%5.22%
      American Indian0.22%0.26%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.29%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race3.38%2.98%3.06%
      Other race0.17%4.95%4.75%
      In Putnam, 3.5% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Putnam age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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