Also See: Putnam, CT ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Putnam Census Designated Place had a population of 7,077 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Putnam is located at latitude 41.9151 and longitude -71.909 in Windham County. The formal boundaries for the Putnam Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 3.22 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Windham County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 279 feet.
The Putnam Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377854) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Putnam: Cargill Falls, Great Falls, Pomfret Street, Pomfretville, Quinebaug, Quinebaug Falls, Wilkinson, Wilkinsonville.
|Total Population||7,077 (100%)|
|Population in Households||6,847 (96.8%)|
|Population in Families||4,950 (69.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||230 ( 3.2%)|
|Median Household Income||$52,624|
|Average Household Income||$63,269|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$27,005|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,386 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,318 (38.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,696 (50.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||372 (11.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$174,038|
|Average Home Value||$176,706|
|Housing Affordability Index3||154|
|Average Household Size||2.27|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.3%|
|Per Capita Income||1.02%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.05%|
The table below compares Putnam to the other 143 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 50||66th|
|Population Density||# 45||69th|
|Median Household Income||# 125||13th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 96||67th|
|Per Capita Income||# 125||13th|
|Diversity Index||# 92||36th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.