Putnam County Information

Putnam in Florida occupies 827 square miles and has a 2006 population of 74,083, a change from a 2000 population of 70,423 and 65,070 in 1990. 13% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 10.8% percent is 25-35, and 11.8% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 804 acts of violent crime reported in Putnam in 2004, a change from 726 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 1,168 people: 3.7% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4.3%.

Read more about Putnam, Florida in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyPutnam 
StateFlorida 
Land Area827 sq. milesRanked 1,118 of 3,140
Population 200674,083Ranked 703 of 3,140
Population 200573,343 
Population 200070,423Ranked 705 of 3,140
Population 199065,070Ranked 673 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion80.7% 
African American17.4% 
Asian American.6% 
Native American.5% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.5% 
Population 5 to 1413.4% 
Population 15 to 2413% 
Population 25 to 3410.8% 
Population 35 to 4411.8% 
Population 45 to 5413.9% 
Population 55 to 6412.4% 
Population 65 to 7410.2% 
Population 75 and up8.1% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes804726
Murders / Manslaughters5 
Forcible Rapes44 
Robberies80 
Aggravated Assaults675 
Total Property Crimes3,3583,663
Burglaries1,147 
Larceny Thefts1,969 
Motor Vehicle Thefts242 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population31,50829,357
Unemployed Population1,1681,252
Unemployment Rate3.7%4.3%

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