Basic information about the Putnam County
The Putnam County is located in the state of Illinois. This county occupies 173 square miles, with 13 square miles being water areas. There are 6.006 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Putnam County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (96.62%), followed by Some Other Race (1.37%) and Two or More races (1.15%). There are 2.509 households in the county, while 69,11% of them are family households and 30,89% represent non family households. There are 6 cities and towns in Putnam County. The most populated city is Granville village and the smallest town or village is Standard village.