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Putnam County, West Virginia Facts

Facts
State West Virginia
Land area 345.7 square miles
Population Density 160.5 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 56,650
Population change 2.1%
Under 5 years of age 5.7%
Under 18 23.3%
65 and over 15.8%
Females 50.8%
White 96.7
Hispanic or Latino of any race 1
Asian 0.9%
Two or more races 1.1%
Black or African American 1.1%
Native American 0.2%
Pacific Islander 0%
Had graduated from high school 89%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 24%
Veterans 4,780
Households and Housing
Households 21,391
Persons per household 2.6
Living in the same house for one year or more 93.9%
Median household income $54,854
The per capita income $27,957
Live below the poverty line. 11.3%
housing units 23,575
Multi-unit structures 8%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $142,900
Residents owning their homes. 84.7%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 3,475
Women-owned firms 26.9%
Asian-owned firms 1.4%
Hispanic-owned firms 0%
Black-owned firms 0%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $589,769
Retail sales per capita $10,725
Manufacturers shipments $0
Merchant wholesaler sales $541,706