Putnam County , West Virginia

Putnam County: County in West Virginia, United States

Putnam County locator map
Location of Putnam County on West Virginia map.

About

Putnam County is a county located in the U.S. state of West Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 55,486 and a population density of 61 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 56,428 inhabitants. Its county seat is Winfield. The county was created 203 years ago in 1818.

Putnam Courthouse WV image
Putnam Courthouse WV
Putnam Courthouse WV image

Geography

Putnam County is located at 38°30'31"N 81°54'32"W (38.5086200, -81.9089900). It has 5 neighbors: Cabell County, Jackson County, Kanawha County, Lincoln County and Mason County.

Putnam County map

The largest city of Putnam County is Hurricane with a population of 6,389. Other cities include, Eleanor population 1,579 and Poca population 963. See all Putnam County cities & populated places.

Weather

Putnam County forecast: A chance of rain showers after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%. more

Putnam County Quick Facts

Population : 56,428 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : West Virginia (United States)
Different from : Putnam County, Putnam County, Putnam County, Putnam County, Putnam County, Putnam County, Putnam County, Putnam County
Area : 908 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.3%
Land as percent of area : 98.7%
Named for : Israel Putnam
Altitude : 883 feet / 269 meters
Capital : Winfield
Establishment : March 03, 1818
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 11:06:06 (24th October 2021)
Density : 62 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 1.67% (2010-2020)
Weather : 71℉ Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather

Putnam County has 5 neighbours.

Demographics

The population of Putnam County increased by 1.67% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 55,486 - census
2011 56,030 0.97% estimation process
2012 56,445 0.74% estimation process
2013 56,492 0.08% estimation process
2014 56,625 0.23% estimation process
2015 56,592 -0.06% estimation process
2016 56,675 0.15% estimation process
2017 56,692 0.03% estimation process
2018 56,642 -0.09% estimation process
2019 56,450 -0.34% estimation process
2020 56,428 -0.04% estimation process

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Other places with the same name (9)

Putnam County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Teays Valley 13,175 Census designated place
Hurricane 6,389 City in West Virginia
Eleanor 1,579 City in Putnam County, West Virginia, United States of America
Buffalo 1,263 Town in West Virginia, USA
Poca 963 City in Putnam County, West Virginia, United States of America
Bancroft 596 Town in West Virginia, United States

West Virginia Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Kanawha County 176,253 County in West Virginia, United States
Berkeley County 122,125 County in West Virginia, United States of America
Monongalia County 106,819 County in West Virginia, United States
Cabell County 91,589 County in West Virginia, United States
Wood County 82,938 County in West Virginia, United States
Raleigh County 72,920 County in West Virginia, United States
Harrison County 66,870 County in West Virginia, United States
Mercer County 58,258 County in West Virginia, United States
Jefferson County 57,486 County in West Virginia, United States
Marion County 55,962 County in West Virginia, United States
Charleston 45,879 Capital city of West Virginia, United States
Huntington 44,934 City in Cabell County, West Virginia, United States
Fayette County 42,062 County in West Virginia, United States
Ohio County 41,182 County in West Virginia, United States
Wayne County 39,054 County in West Virginia, United States
Greenbrier County 34,319 County in West Virginia, United States