Putnam, CT
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Putnam, Connecticut Info Snack

Population
7,138
Unemployment
6.1%
Poverty
7.3%
Median Home
$187,100
Median Income
$61,411
Median Rent
$1,020

Putnam SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
5
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
8

Putnam, CT Crime Report

109
Total Crimes
1,163.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-50.41%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Putnam
/ 100k People
Connecticut
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 109 1,163.3 1,746.7 2,346.0
Violent Crime 21 224.1 181.6 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 3.9 6.5
Robbery 1 10.7 57.2 73.9
Aggravated Assault 9 96.1 103.8 279.7
Property Crime 88 939.2 1,565.1 1,958.2
Burglary 14 149.4 187.1 314.2
Larceny 60 640.3 1,141.2 1,398.0
Car Theft 14 149.4 236.8 246.0

Putnam, CT Cost Of Living

109
Putnam's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Putnam Connecticut National Average
Overall 109 124 100
Services 117 121 100
Groceries 109 108 100
Health 109 112 100
Housing 91 138 100
Transportation 108 112 100
Utilities 127 134 100

Rankings for Putnam in Connecticut

Map Of Putnam, CT

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Population over time in Putnam

Year Population % Change
2020 7,138 5.4%
2019 6,772 -3.1%
2018 6,992 -1.9%
2017 7,129 -0.3%
2016 7,147 -1.4%
2015 7,249 0.8%
2014 7,194 -1.7%
2013 7,321 -0.7%
2012 7,374 -1.7%
2011 7,505 -

Race / Ethnicity in Putnam

White
90.6% (6,467)
African American
1.0% (69)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.7% (52)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.5% (176)
Hispanic
5.2% (374)
Race Putnam CT USA
White 90.6% 66.0% 60.1%
African American 1.0% 9.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 0.7% 4.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.4% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.6% 2.8%
Hispanic 5.2% 16.4% 18.2%

Gender in Putnam

Female
52.6% (3,752)
Male
47.4% (3,386)
Gender Putnam CT USA
Female 52.6% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 47.4% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Putnam for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (142)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (499)
High School / GED
39.0% (2,783)
Some College
21.0% (1,498)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (927)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (785)
Master's Degree
6.0% (428)
Professional Degree
1.0% (71)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Putnam CT USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Putnam, Connecticut

Less than $10,000
7.6% (54,395)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.1% (29,378)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.5% (67,478)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.0% (71,609)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.6% (68,396)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.6% (132,890)
$75,000 to $99,999
19.5% (139,317)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.0% (85,839)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.5% (31,902)
$200,000 or more
4.6% (32,591)
Income Putnam CT USA
Less than $10,000 7.6% 4.9% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.1% 3.4% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.5% 6.8% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.0% 6.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.6% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.6% 15.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 19.5% 12.2% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.0% 17.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.5% 9.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 4.6% 13.2% 8.3%

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