In 2020, Putnam County, WV had a population of 56.6k people with a median age of 42.2 and a median household income of $63,954. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Putnam County, WV declined from 56,610 to 56,604, a −0.0106% decrease and its median household income grew from $60,097 to $63,954, a 6.42% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Putnam County, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (95%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.13%), White (Hispanic) (0.896%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.788%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.73%).
None of the households in Putnam County, WV reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
99.7% of the residents in Putnam County, WV are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Putnam County, WV was $175,700, and the homeownership rate was 82.4%.
Most people in Putnam County, WV drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Putnam County, WV was 2 cars per household.