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Putnam County, Missouri (MO)

County population in 2016: 4,903 (all rural); it was 5,223 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 802
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 854
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 1,719
Renter-occupied apartments: 476 (it was 509 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

31%

Land area: 518 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 9 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Putnam County: 77.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (27.7%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (10.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 19%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 77%
  • Unpaid family work: 4%
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Races in Putnam County, Missouri:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (96.6%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
  • Asian alone (0.6%)
Median resident age:  46.9 years
Missouri median age:  38.4 years
Males: 2,465  (50.3%)
Females: 2,438  (49.7%)
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Average household size:
Putnam County:

2.0 people
Missouri:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $39,780 ($26,282 in 1999)

This county:

$39,780
Missouri:

$51,746

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $373 (lower quartile is $264, upper quartile is $461)
This county:

$373
State:

$606


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $92,963 (it was $47,900 in 2000)
Putnam:

$92,963
Missouri:

$151,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $53,150 - $200,682

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $168,832
Here:

$168,832
State:

$199,711

Townhouses or other attached units: $68,327
Here:

$68,327
State:

$185,692

Mobile homes: $83,171
Here:

$83,171
State:

$92,392
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $925
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $373

Institutionalized population: 46

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 2
  • Burglaries: 6
  • Thefts: 3
  • Auto thefts: 2
Putnam County, MO map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $191,800
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $89,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $20,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $56,700
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $183,300
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $70,000
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,263 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,014 (1.2%)

Putnam County household income distribution in 2013 Putnam County home values distribution in 2013 Putnam County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 17.2%
Putnam County:

17.2%
Missouri:

14.0%
(16.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.7% for Black residents, 8.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 43.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 46.9 years old
(Males: 45.2 years old, Females: 48.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47.7 years old, Black residents: 44.8 years old, American Indian residents: 62.1 years old, Asian residents: 28.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22.5 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Putnam County is $352 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $464 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $574 a month.

Cities in this county include: Unionville, Livonia, Lucerne, Worthington, Powersville.

Putnam County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Putnam County: Brickyard Hill State Wildlife Area (A), Langdon Bend Public Access (B), Hoot Owl Bend Public Access (C), Community Hall (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Putnam County include: English Grove Church (A), Rupes Grove Church (B), Saint Johns Church (C), Saint Oswold Church (D), Saint Peters Church (E), Walkup Church (F), High Creek Church (G), Center Grove Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Hunter Cemetery (1), London Cemetery (2), Home Cemetery (3), Center Grove Cemetery (4), Walkup Cemetery (5), Mount Hope Cemetery (6), Beck Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Greys Lake (A), Center View Lake (B), Charity Lake (C), Nishnabotna Lake (D), Jeff Broady Lake (E), Centerview Fishing Lake (F), Happy Hollow Lake (G), Oswald Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Cow Branch (A), Squaw Creek (B), Volger Branch (C), Turkey Creek (D), West Tarkio Creek (E), Rock Creek (F), State Line Slough (G), High Creek (H), Hickory Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Putnam County: Memorial Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Essex County, New Jersey , Fremont County, Iowa , Lehigh County, Pennsylvania , Grundy County , Mercer County , Tippecanoe County, Indiana .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.4%
Missouri:

4.5%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 174
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 88.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 19.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 49 (58.5% naturalized citizens)

Putnam County:

1.0%
Whole state:

4.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Putnam County population
  • 02010 or later
  • 162000 to 2009
  • 21990 to 1999
  • 141980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 13Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 62.4%

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

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,407
  • One, attached: 6
  • Two: 50
  • 3 or 4: 194
  • 5 to 9: 5
  • 10 to 19: 14
  • 20 to 49: 24
  • 50 or more: 2
  • Mobile homes: 282

Housing units in Putnam County with a mortgage: 690 (5 second mortgage, 21 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 844

Here:

45.0% with mortgage
State:

61.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Putnam County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,15116
Mainline Protestant2961
Catholic651
None2,467-
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: 2
Putnam County:

4.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Putnam County:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 1
This county:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Putnam County:

10.0%
Missouri:

8.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Putnam County:

29.7%
State:

29.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.7%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Putnam County:

Average size of farms: 406 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $78,530
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $87.51
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 87.98%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $80,367
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 26.57%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $42,027
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.73%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 18.04
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.85%
Corn for grain: 9703 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 749 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 18141 harvested acres
Vegetables: 12 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Putnam County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 3027357.5 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 2 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/5/1954, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Putnam County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Missouri state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 307.1 miles away from Putnam County center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 295.7 miles away from the county center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 295.5 miles away from the county center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 320.6 miles away from the county center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 328.6 miles away from Putnam County center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 308.2 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:

  • Missouri Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 15, 2015 to July 27, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4238: August 07, 2015, FEMA Id: 4238, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Missouri Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: September 09, 2014 to September 11, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4200: October 31, 2014, FEMA Id: 4200, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Missouri Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 29, 2013 to June 11, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4130: July 18, 2013, FEMA Id: 4130, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Missouri Severe Winter Storm and Snowstorm, Incident Period: January 31, 2011 to February 05, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1961: March 23, 2011, FEMA Id: 1961, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • Missouri Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 31, 2011 to February 05, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3317: February 03, 2011, FEMA Id: 3317, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Missouri Severe Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: June 12, 2010 to July 31, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1934: August 17, 2010, FEMA Id: 1934, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Missouri Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 26, 2009 to January 28, 2009, Emergency Declared EM-3303: January 30, 2009, FEMA Id: 3303, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Missouri Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: June 01, 2008 to August 13, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1773: June 25, 2008, FEMA Id: 1773, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Missouri Severe Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 08, 2007 to December 15, 2007, Emergency Declared EM-3281: December 12, 2007, FEMA Id: 3281, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Missouri Severe Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 06, 2007 to December 15, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1736: December 27, 2007, FEMA Id: 1736, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • 5 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Putnam County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Winds: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Korea (33%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (18%)
  • Germany (16%)
  • Asia,n.e.c. (14%)
  • Mexico (8%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (4%)
  • Ireland (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Putnam County


  • American (22%)
  • German (19%)
  • Irish (13%)
  • English (10%)
  • Pennsylvania German (5%)
  • Scotch-Irish (4%)
  • Italian (3%)

Putnam County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,182 (75.8%)
  • Carpooled: 175 (11.2%)
  • Bicycle: 3 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 40 (2.6%)
  • Worked at home: 167 (10.7%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 44 people in nursing homes
  • 9 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
46 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
11 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $36,354.

6.79% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,491 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.79%
Missouri average:

6.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.16% relocated from other counties in Missouri ($13,103 average AGI)
3.63% relocated from other states ($15,388 average AGI)
Putnam County:

3.63%
Missouri average:

2.54%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Sullivan County, MO  0.82% ($16,714 average AGI)
from Adair County, MO  0.59% ($21,200)


6.46% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($21,591 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.46%
Missouri average:

6.91%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.88% relocated to other counties in Missouri ($15,118 average AGI)
2.58% relocated to other states ($6,473 average AGI)
Putnam County:

2.58%
Missouri average:

2.76%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Adair County, MO  0.82% ($31,714 average AGI)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.8

Births per 1000 population in Putnam County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Putnam County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.9

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Putnam County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 21.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 12.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Putnam County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Putnam County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Putnam County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Putnam County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Putnam County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Putnam County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,240 (1,062 aged, 178 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 141 (13%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Putnam County, Missouri in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (139)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (76)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (76)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (69)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (58)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (32)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (23)
  • Congestive heart failure (22)
  • Unspecified renal failure (20)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (18)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 19.71
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7,371
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 690
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 22,152

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,587
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,548
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 19

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 41
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 58

Household type by relationship:

Households: 4,903
  • In family households: 4,008 (812 male householders, 577 female householders)
    1,053 spouses, 1,233 children (1,170 natural, 39 adopted, 25 stepchildren), 79 grandchildren, 32 brothers or sisters, 31 parents, 36 other relatives, 137 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 823 (265 male householders (208 living alone)), 459 female householders (426 living alone)), 95 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 71

Size of family households: 779 2-persons, 269 3-persons, 211 4-persons, 111 5-persons, 9 6-persons, 15 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 635 1-person, 86 2-persons.

587 married couples with children.
389 single-parent households (65 men, 324 women).

95.6% of residents of Putnam speak English at home.
0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
3.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (45% speak English very well, 37% speak English well, 19% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (71% speak English very well, 29% speak English well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $40,975,000 ($8,075 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $644,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $14,192,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $10,029,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,920,000
Federal grants: $10,753,000
Federal procurement contracts: $465,000 ($65,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,615,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $636,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,492,000
Federal Government insurance: $4,240,000

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

Births: 308
Here:

60 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 367
Here:

71 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: -1
Here -0 per 1000 residents
State +7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +19
Here:

+4 per 1000 residents
State:

+5 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Putnam County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.38 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.4

Year house built in Putnam County, Missouri Note: State values scaled to Putnam County population
  • 592014 or later
  • 712010 to 2013
  • 4372000 to 2009
  • 3461990 to 1999
  • 2181980 to 1989
  • 5831970 to 1979
  • 2811960 to 1969
  • 1891950 to 1959
  • 2311940 to 1949
  • 5981939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Putnam County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Putnam County, Missouri Note: State values scaled to Putnam County population
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 403 rooms
  • 2184 rooms
  • 3215 rooms
  • 3396 rooms
  • 2727 rooms
  • 1538 rooms
  • 1719+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Putnam County, Missouri Note: State values scaled to Putnam County population
  • 281 room
  • 422 rooms
  • 613 rooms
  • 1464 rooms
  • 1545 rooms
  • 926 rooms
  • 227 rooms
  • 248 rooms
  • 299+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Putnam County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Putnam County, Missouri Note: State values scaled to Putnam County population
  • 0no bedroom
  • 551 bedroom
  • 3582 bedrooms
  • 7683 bedrooms
  • 3034 bedrooms
  • 325+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Putnam County, Missouri Note: State values scaled to Putnam County population
  • 27no bedroom
  • 1441 bedroom
  • 1782 bedrooms
  • 2033 bedrooms
  • 144 bedrooms
  • 265+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Putnam County, Missouri in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Putnam County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Putnam County population
  • 51no vehicle
  • 3951 vehicle
  • 5892 vehicles
  • 3073 vehicles
  • 1354 vehicles
  • 505+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Putnam County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Putnam County population
  • 117no vehicle
  • 2811 vehicle
  • 1342 vehicles
  • 503 vehicles
  • 94 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

89.9% of Putnam County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 30% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 34% lived in Missouri.

Putnam County:

89.9%
State average:

84.3%

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

  • This state: 2,629
  • Other state: 2,204
  • Northeast: 25
  • Midwest: 1,723
  • South: 263
  • West: 191
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Putnam County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 39.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 28.0%Utility gas
  • 15.9%Electricity
  • 11.5%Wood
  • 2.1%Other fuel
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 41.4%Utility gas
  • 32.8%Electricity
  • 17.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.6%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 58
Here:

14.1%
Missouri:

12.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Missouri:

12.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 19
Here:

24.4%
Missouri:

24.6%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 162
  • Number of aged recipients: 18
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 144
  • Number of recipients under 18: 11
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 118
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 33
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 65
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 73
Putnam County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Putnam County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Putnam County, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary7979.9 years
James5377.1 years
John4675.7 years
William4076.6 years
Charles3877.4 years
Robert3172.7 years
George3075.5 years
Ruth1984.2 years
Anna1885.8 years
Carl1876.0 years
Most common last names in Putnam County, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Davis4178.3 years
Smith3880.0 years
Johnson2876.2 years
Jones2384.9 years
Fowler2179.7 years
Thompson1980.8 years
Mullenix1883.7 years
Brown1877.8 years
Hill1776.7 years
Casady1776.0 years

Businesses in Putnam County, MO

  • H&R Block: 1
  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1