Putnam County, Georgia

Putnam County: County in Georgia, United States


Putnam County is a county located in the U.S. state of Georgia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 21,218 and a population density of 23 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 22,520 inhabitants. Its county seat is Eatonton. The county was created 214 years ago in 1807.

Quick Facts about Putnam County

Population : 22,520 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Georgia (United States)
Different from : Putnam County, Putnam County, Putnam County, Putnam County, Putnam County, Putnam County, Putnam County, Putnam County
Area : 934 km2
Water as percent of area : 4.4%
Land as percent of area : 95.6%
Named for : Israel Putnam
Capital : Eatonton
Establishment : December 12, 1807
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 14:27:45 (26th November 2022)
Density : 24 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 5.78% (2010-2020)
Putnam County locator map
Location of Putnam County on Georgia map.
Putnam County Georgia Courthouse image
Putnam County Georgia Courthouse
Putnam County Georgia Courthouse image


Putnam County is located at 33°19'18"N 83°22'22"W (33.3217700, -83.3728400). It has 6 neighbors: Baldwin County, Greene County, Hancock County, Jasper County, Jones County and Morgan County.

Putnam County map

The largest city of Putnam County is Eatonton with a population of 6,840. . See all Putnam County cities & populated places.

Putnam County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Putnam County.

City Name Population Title
Eatonton 6,840 County seat of Putnam County, Georgia, United States

Putnam County has 6 neighbours.


The population of Putnam County increased by 5.78% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 21,218 - census
2011 21,240 0.1% estimation process
2012 21,133 -0.51% estimation process
2013 21,280 0.69% estimation process
2014 21,143 -0.65% estimation process
2015 21,307 0.77% estimation process
2016 21,515 0.97% estimation process
2017 21,692 0.82% estimation process
2018 21,820 0.59% estimation process
2019 22,119 1.35% estimation process
2020 22,520 1.78% estimation process

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People born in Putnam County (5)

People born in Putnam County, including Confederate Army soldier David Clopton, Confederate Army general Mathew Ector, politician Nathan Henry Bass, Sr., .


  • G. L. P. Wren he was born in 10/01/1836
  • Loretto Rebecca Lamar she was born in 26/07/1818

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