Also See: Putnam, CT ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Putnam CDP(1) had a population of 7,189 as of July 1, 2021.
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 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||7,189 (100%)|
|Population in Households||6,960 (96.8%)|
|Population in Families||5,018 (69.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||229 ( 3.2%)|
|Median Household Income||$48,822|
|Average Household Income||$69,227|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||15%|
|Per Capita Income||$29,544|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,432 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,315 (38.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,748 (50.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||369 (10.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$176,498|
|Average Home Value||$189,650|
|Housing Affordability Index3||141|
|Average Household Size||2.27|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.91%|
|Per Capita Income||1.59%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.5%|
The table below compares Putnam to the other 143 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 130||10th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 85||59th|
|Per Capita Income||# 117||19th|
|Diversity Index||# 94||36th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.