Putnam County, Florida (FL)

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County population in 2012: 73,263 (44% urban, 56% rural); it was 70,423 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 11,923
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 10,410
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 22,265
Renter-occupied apartments: 7,076 (it was 5,574 in 2000)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

33%

Land area: 722 sq. mi.

Water area: 105.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 103 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Putnam County: 82.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (28.1%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (11.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 74%
  • Government: 2%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 22%
  • Unpaid family work: 2%
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Races in Putnam County, Florida:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (72.6%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (15.9%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (9.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Asian alone (0.6%)
Median resident age:  43.0 years
Florida median age:  40.0 years
Males: 36,884  (46.8%)
Females: 37,480  (53.2%)

Putnam County,FL real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Putnam County:

2.0 people
Florida:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $32,295 ($28,180 in 1999)

This county:

$32295
Florida:

$46036

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $478 (lower quartile is $351, upper quartile is $644)
This county:

$478
State:

$838


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $83,700 (it was $54,100 in 2000)
Putnam:

$83,700
Florida:

$153,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $43,100 - $166,900
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,004
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $241

Institutionalized population: 1,163

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 178 buildings, average cost: $83,200
  • 2001: 187 buildings, average cost: $82,200
  • 2002: 176 buildings, average cost: $85,400
  • 2003: 217 buildings, average cost: $92,700
  • 2004: 222 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2007: 54 buildings, average cost: $118,500
  • 2008: 58 buildings, average cost: $144,100
  • 2009: 36 buildings, average cost: $136,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,086 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $752 (1.1%)

Putnam County household income distribution in 2009 Putnam County home values distribution Putnam County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 26.3%
(18.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.0% for Black residents, 49.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 46.1% for American Indian residents, 36.9% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 46.1% for other race residents, 29.9% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 26.3%
Putnam County:

26.3%
Florida:

17.0%
(18.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.9% for Black residents, 49.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 43.4% for American Indian residents, 44.3% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 45.1% for other race residents, 30.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 44 years old
(Males: 41 years old, Females: 45 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 49 years old, Black residents: 30 years old, American Indian residents: 65 years old, Asian residents: 14 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 24 years old, Other race residents: 21 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Putnam County is $453 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $604 a month.

Cities in this county include: Interlachen-Florahome, Palatka, Crescent City, East Palatka, Interlachen, Pomona Park, Welaka.

Putnam County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Zip CodeCityCertified Residential DatabaseMandatory Residential DatabaseMandatory Non-Residential Database
Buildings MeasuredAbove 4 pCi/L (%)Buildings MeasuredAbove 4 pCi/L (%)Buildings MeasuredAbove 4 pCi/L (%)
32112Crescent City1011001100
32131East Palatka30----
32148Interlachen201010
32177Palatka1408080
32181Pomona Park--1010
32187San Mateo10----
32189Satsuma10----
32666Melrose701010

2005 air pollution in Putnam County:

Particulate Matter (PM10) 24-hour: 63 µg/m3(standard limit: 150 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides Annual: 0.002 ppm (standard limit: 0.03 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides 24-hour: 0.013 ppm (standard limit: 0.14 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Putnam County: Sun Garden (A), Sykes Landing (B), Stokes Landing (C), Rainbow Ranch (D), Harlem (E), Horse Landing (F), Woodmont Country Club (G), Hancock (H), Seminole Power Plant (I), Putnam Power Plant (J), Browns Landing (K), City of Palatka Wastewater Treatment Plant (L), Pomona Landing (M), Piney Bluff Landing (N), Baden-Powell Scout Reservation (O), Carleton (P), Woodburn (Q), Hudson Station (R), Longs (S), Norwalk Landing (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Towne and Country Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Putnam County include: Bethany Missionary Baptist Church (A), Orange Mills Church (B), River Road Church (C), Dunns Creek Baptist Church (D), Church of God (E), Naomi Church (F), Ochwilla Baptist Church (G), United Pentecostal Church (H), Southside Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Pomona-Lake Como Cemetery (1), Yelvington Cemetery (2), Pine Lawn Cemetery (3), Mary Elizabeth Cemetery (4), Naomi Cemetery (5), Drummond Cemetery (6), Satsuma Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Clear Lake (A), Long Lake (B), Cowpen Lake (C), Lake Issue (D), Trotting Pond (E), Darkwater Lake (F), Alligator Lake (G), Mirror Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Ocklawaha River (A), Hammock Branch (B), Harvey Creek (C), Cedar Creek (D), Sweetwater Creek (E), Twomile Creek (F), Poley Branch (G), Mud Creek (H), Little Orange Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Putnam County include: Melrose Heritage Park (1), Welaka Town Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Alachua County , Bradford County , Clay County , Flagler County , Marion County , St. Johns County , Volusia County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.2%
Florida:

6.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 1,984
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 70.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 9.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,371 (42% naturalized citizens)

Putnam County:

3.4%
Whole state:

16.7%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 560
  • 1990 to 1994: 321
  • 1985 to 1989: 246
  • 1980 to 1984: 346
  • 1975 to 1979: 157
  • 1970 to 1974: 101
  • 1970 to 1974: 84
  • 1965 to 1969: 556

Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 67.2%

Putnam County marital status for males Putnam County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Putnam County with a mortgage: 6,189 (565 second mortgage, 251 home equity loan, 10 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,136

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

71.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Putnam County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant20,37288
Mainline Protestant3,73323
Catholic2,7833
Black Protestant2,31213
Other1,7729
None43,392-
Putnam County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 16
Putnam County:

2.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
This county:

1.90 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 37
Putnam County:

5.02 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 32
This county:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Putnam County:

12.0%
Florida:

9.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Putnam County:

29.4%
State:

23.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.4%
State:

14.0%

Agriculture in Putnam County:

Average size of farms: 199 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $100,150
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $4463.48
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 69.73%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 12.23%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $61,892
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 9.91%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 61.78%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $90,993
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.91%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 13.03
Vegetables: 1,134 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 337 acres

Tornado activity:

Putnam County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Florida state average. It is 4551087.1 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 2 fatalities and 21 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 12/5/1977, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado killed one person and injured 10 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Putnam County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Florida state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 377.1 miles away from Putnam County center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 247.5 miles away from the county center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 298.7 miles away from the county center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 222.1 miles away from the county center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 257.7 miles away from Putnam County center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 345.5 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Putnam County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Fires: 4, Tropical Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Storms: 2, Winds: 2, Freeze: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (49%)
  • Germany (6%)
  • United Kingdom (5%)
  • Canada (5%)
  • Haiti (2%)
  • Philippines (2%)
  • Italy (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Putnam County (%):

  • United States or American (22%)
  • English (11%)
  • German (9%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • Italian (3%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)

Putnam County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 20,094 (78%)
  • Carpooled: 4,346 (17%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 133 (1%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 12 (0%)
  • Taxi: 25 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 13 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 27 (0%)
  • Walked: 251 (1%)
  • Other means: 345 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 512 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Putnam County, Florida in 2000:

  • 407 people in state prisons
  • 322 people in nursing homes
  • 211 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 196 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 124 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 59 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 32 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 23 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 14 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 6 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 3 people in other nonhousehold living situations

People in group quarters in Putnam County, Florida in 2010:

  • 449 people in state prisons
  • 341 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 311 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 86 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 73 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 60 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 47 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 31 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 7 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 2 people in in-patient hospice facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $37,752.

6.45% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,389 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.45%
Florida average:

7.97%


0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($286 average AGI)
Putnam County:

0.06%
Florida average:

0.11%

4.27% relocated from other counties in Florida ($18,797 average AGI)
2.12% relocated from other states ($13,305 average AGI)
Putnam County:

2.12%
Florida average:

3.71%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from St. Johns County, FL  0.64% ($28,099 average AGI)
from Alachua County, FL  0.57% ($28,519)
from Duval County, FL  0.47% ($33,164)
from Clay County, FL  0.45% ($33,178)
from Volusia County, FL  0.37% ($20,250)
from Marion County, FL  0.26% ($22,197)
from Hillsborough County, FL  0.14% ($28,750)


6.85% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,493 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.85%
Florida average:

7.17%


0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($324 average AGI)
Putnam County:

0.08%
Florida average:

0.12%

4.67% relocated to other counties in Florida ($18,288 average AGI)
2.10% relocated to other states ($8,881 average AGI)
Putnam County:

2.10%
Florida average:

2.87%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to St. Johns County, FL  0.65% ($27,630 average AGI)
to Alachua County, FL  0.60% ($26,280)
to Clay County, FL  0.55% ($35,792)
to Duval County, FL  0.48% ($28,894)
to Volusia County, FL  0.43% ($22,176)
to Marion County, FL  0.23% ($24,296)
to Orange County, FL  0.19% ($18,043)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.3

Births per 1000 population in Putnam County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 12.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Putnam County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 12.3

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Putnam County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 14,220 (11,425 aged, 2,795 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 19%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.38
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 9553.030
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 194.450
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 45175.21

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1351.130
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1279.090
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 5.44

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 15.62
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 44.86

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 13.59

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 69.8. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 45.9
  • Other - 23.9

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 187.5. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 119.7
  • Other - 67.8

Household type by relationship:

Households: 72,957

Size of family households: 9,461 2-persons, 4,227 3-persons, 3,074 4-persons, 1,751 5-persons, 688 6-persons, 536 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 7,874 1-person, 1,499 2-persons, 190 3-persons, 70 4-persons, 21 5-persons, 6 6-persons, 12 7-or-more-persons.

9,745 married couples with children.
5,061 single-parent households (1,046 men, 4,015 women).

92.7% of residents of Putnam County speak English at home.
5.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (51% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 20% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
1.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (60% speak English very well, 27% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (72% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (89% speak English very well, 11% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $481,694,000 ($6643 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $20,268,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $226,005,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $123,692,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,328,000
Federal grants: $119,191,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,239,000 ($397,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $8,238,000 ($475,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,777,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $11,984,000
Federal Government insurance: $154,377,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 4,872
Here:

66 per 1000 residents
State:

63 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 4,692
Here:

64 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +448
Here:

+6 per 1000 residents
State:

+30 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +2,621
Here:

+36 per 1000 residents
State:

+59 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Putnam County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.20 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.4
State:

5.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

3.8

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 187
  • 2000 to 2004: 4,517
  • 1990 to 1999: 6,392
  • 1980 to 1989: 9,411
  • 1970 to 1979: 7,272
  • 1960 to 1969: 2,142
  • 1950 to 1959: 3,664
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,326
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,531
Rooms in houses/apartments in Putnam County, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 40
  • 2 rooms: 323
  • 3 rooms: 1,532
  • 4 rooms: 4,050
  • 5 rooms: 5,914
  • 6 rooms: 5,416
  • 7 rooms: 2,998
  • 8 rooms: 1,204
  • 9+ rooms: 788
  • 1 room: 153
  • 2 rooms: 404
  • 3 rooms: 1,097
  • 4 rooms: 1,592
  • 5 rooms: 1,195
  • 6 rooms: 705
  • 7 rooms: 248
  • 8 rooms: 113
  • 9+ rooms: 67
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Putnam County, Florida
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 68
  • 1 bedroom: 1,197
  • 2 bedrooms: 7,580
  • 3 bedrooms: 11,357
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,851
  • 5+ bedrooms: 212
  • no bedroom: 180
  • 1 bedroom: 1,325
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,375
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,460
  • 4 bedrooms: 174
  • 5+ bedrooms: 60
Cars and other vehicles available in Putnam County, Florida in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 1,275
  • 1 vehicle: 7,739
  • 2 vehicles: 9,466
  • 3 vehicles: 2,757
  • 4 vehicles: 754
  • 5+ vehicles: 274
  • no vehicle: 1,356
  • 1 vehicle: 2,675
  • 2 vehicles: 1,243
  • 3 vehicles: 263
  • 4 vehicles: 31
  • 5+ vehicles: 6

61% of Putnam County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 50% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 61% lived in Florida.

Putnam County:

61.3%
State average:

51.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $47,600


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Putnam County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (65.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (16.5%)
  • Utility gas (13.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.4%)
  • Wood (1.3%)
  • Electricity (62.1%)
  • Utility gas (18.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.8%)
  • No fuel used (1.1%)
  • Wood (0.9%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 527
Here:

6.1%
Florida:

11.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 201
Here:

5.2%
Florida:

9.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 231
Here:

12.8%
Florida:

21.0%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Putnam County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $9,606,000
    Parks and Recreation: $669,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $630,000
    General - Other: $371,000
    Police Protection: $21,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $10,402,000
    Solid Waste Management: $10,332,000
    General - Other: $6,829,000
    Central Staff Services: $6,604,000
    Regular Highways: $5,462,000
    Local Fire Protection: $4,836,000
    Financial Administration: $4,565,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,950,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,582,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,089,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,355,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,281,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $889,000
    Libraries: $733,000
    Parks and Recreation: $660,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $318,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $197,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $127,000
    Health - Other: $117,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,692,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Central Staff Services: $432,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Health - Other: $1,481,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $3,404,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,197,000
    Central Staff Services: $908,000
    Transit Utilities: $265,000
    Regular Highways: $237,000
    Solid Waste Management: $182,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $83,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $39,000
    Parks and Recreation: $26,000
    General Public Building: $10,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,437,000

Putnam County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $7,855,000
    Solid Waste Management: $5,851,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $97,000
    Sewerage: $77,000
    Parks and Recreation: $67,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $359,000
    Highways: $350,000
    Transit Utilities: $265,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $17,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $7,743,000
    Interest Earnings: $5,255,000
    Special Assessments: $1,626,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $721,000
    Rents: $316,000
    Sale of Property: $262,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $97,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $4,584,000
    All Other: $3,466,000
    Highways: $3,208,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,512,000
    Transit Utilities: $68,000
  • Tax - Property: $27,274,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,834,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $1,906,000
    Other License: $1,092,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $517,000
    Other Selective Sales: $110,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $63,000

Putnam County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $112,369,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $101,369,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $11,000,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,924,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,923,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,256,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,255,000

Putnam County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $30,001,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $101,369,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Putnam County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
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Putnam County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
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Most common first names in Putnam County, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James24572.9 years
William22975.0 years
John21373.4 years
Mary20976.1 years
Robert20273.4 years
Charles14870.5 years
George10076.3 years
Richard8771.7 years
Dorothy8478.0 years
Thomas8166.9 years
Most common last names in Putnam County, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith11673.3 years
Williams10771.0 years
Jones8673.0 years
Johnson7871.7 years
Davis7272.0 years
Brown6274.4 years
Thomas5874.0 years
Wilson5175.2 years
Miller5077.1 years
Walker4477.2 years
Businesses in Putnam County, FL
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Lane Furniture2
Ace Hardware4Little Caesars Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts3Lowe's1
AutoZone1McDonald's3
Baskin-Robbins1Nike2
Best Western1Nissan1
Blockbuster1Payless1
Burger King2Pizza Hut1
CVS2Popeyes1
Chevrolet1Publix Super Markets1
Church's Chicken1Quality1
Curves3Quiznos1
DHL1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1SONIC Drive-In1
Domino's Pizza2Sears1
Dunkin Donuts1Sleep Inn1
FedEx2Sprint Nextel1
Ford1Staples1
GNC1Subway4
GameStop1T-Mobile3
H&R Block3Taco Bell1
Hardee's1Tire Kingdom1
Holiday Inn1True Value1
Home Depot1U-Haul7
JCPenney1UPS4
KFC1Walgreens1
Kmart1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy2YMCA1

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