Putnam County , Indiana

Putnam County: County in Indiana, United States

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Location of Putnam County on Indiana map.


Putnam County is a county located in the U.S. state of Indiana. As of the 2010 census, the population was 37,963 and a population density of 30 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 37,576 inhabitants. Its county seat is Greencastle. The county was created 198 years ago in 1822.


Putnam County is located at 39°39'59"N 86°50'42"W (39.6662600, -86.8450000). It has 6 neighbors: Clay County, Hendricks County, Morgan County, Owen County, Parke County and Montgomery County.

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The largest city of Putnam County is Greencastle with a population of 10,270. Other cities include, Raccoon population 639 and Fillmore population 533. See all Putnam County cities & populated places.


Putnam County forecast: Sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph. more

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Putnam County Quick Facts

Population : 37,576 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
Different from : Putnam County, Putnam County, Putnam County, Putnam County, Putnam County, Putnam County, Putnam County, Putnam County
Area : 1250 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.45%
Land as percent of area : 99.55%
Named for : Israel Putnam
Capital : Greencastle
Establishment : December 12, 1822
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 21:34:46 (4th August 2021)
Density : 30 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -1.03% (2010-2019)
Weather : 81℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Putnam County has 6 neighbours.

  • Greencastle


According to census records, the population of Putnam County decreased by 1.03% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 37,963 - census
2011 37,867 -0.25% estimation process
2012 37,640 -0.6% estimation process
2013 37,494 -0.39% estimation process
2014 37,451 -0.11% estimation process
2015 37,382 -0.18% estimation process
2016 37,113 -0.72% estimation process
2017 37,363 0.67% estimation process
2018 37,486 0.33% estimation process
2019 37,576 0.24% estimation process

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People born in Putnam County (3)

People born in Putnam County, including murdered in 1896 in Kentucky, USA Pearl Bryan, politician Joseph W. Arrasmith, abolitionist Jeremiah Anderson, you can see a list of people who born in Putnam County.

Other places with the same name (8)

Putnam County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Greencastle 10,270 City in Indiana
Cloverdale 3,933 Township in Putnam County, Indiana
Roachdale 877 Town in Indiana, United States
Bainbridge 746 Town in Indiana
Raccoon 639 Human settlement in Indiana, United States of America
Fillmore 533 Human settlement in Putnam County, Indiana, United States of America
Russellville 356 Town in Indiana, USA

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