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Demographics Analysis

The people of Putnam County, Illinois give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Putnam County, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 200

5 to 9 years : 203

10 to 14 years : 203

15 to 17 years : 126

18 and 19 years : 70

20 years : 61

21 years : 17

22 to 24 years : 79

25 to 29 years : 156

30 to 34 years : 152

35 to 39 years : 176

40 to 44 years : 173

45 to 49 years : 260

50 to 54 years : 252

55 to 59 years : 202

60 and 61 years : 71

62 to 64 years : 144

65 and 66 years : 123

67 to 69 years : 46

70 to 74 years : 91

75 to 79 years : 90

80 to 84 years : 34

85 years and over : 61

Female:

Under 5 years : 146

5 to 9 years : 183

10 to 14 years : 167

15 to 17 years : 119

18 and 19 years : 74

20 years : 37

21 years : 75

22 to 24 years : 77

25 to 29 years : 137

30 to 34 years : 145

35 to 39 years : 137

40 to 44 years : 242

45 to 49 years : 253

50 to 54 years : 210

55 to 59 years : 200

60 and 61 years : 88

62 to 64 years : 146

65 and 66 years : 56

67 to 69 years : 79

70 to 74 years : 133

75 to 79 years : 97

80 to 84 years : 68

85 years and over : 118


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Putnam County, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,669

Multiple ancestry : 2,619

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 32

Ancestry not reported : 657


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Putnam County, Illinois)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 5,793

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 14

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 94

Not a U.S. citizen : 76


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Putnam County, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 346

5 to 17 years : 1,001

18 to 24 years : 490

25 to 34 years : 590

35 to 44 years : 728

45 to 54 years : 975

55 to 59 years : 402

60 and 61 years : 159

62 to 64 years : 290

65 to 74 years : 528

75 years and over : 468

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 343

5 to 17 years : 899

18 to 24 years : 468

25 to 34 years : 453

35 to 44 years : 612

45 to 54 years : 828

55 to 59 years : 252

60 and 61 years : 76

62 to 64 years : 222

65 to 74 years : 382

75 years and over : 397

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 3

5 to 17 years : 96

18 to 24 years : 20

25 to 34 years : 67

35 to 44 years : 91

45 to 54 years : 122

55 to 59 years : 122

60 and 61 years : 73

62 to 64 years : 68

65 to 74 years : 137

75 years and over : 62

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 2

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 2

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 6

18 to 24 years : 2

25 to 34 years : 70

35 to 44 years : 25

45 to 54 years : 23

55 to 59 years : 28

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 7

75 years and over : 9


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Putnam County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,469

Female : 2,463

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 449

Female : 412

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 2

Female : 12

Foreign born:

Male : 70

Female : 100


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Putnam County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 4,707

Born in other state in the United States : 851

Native: born outside the United States : 14

Foreign born : 128


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Putnam County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 910

Now married, except separated : 2,287

Divorced : 349

Separated : 49

Widowed : 317

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 62

Now married, except separated : 586

Divorced : 114

Separated : 2

Widowed : 21

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 14

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 20

Now married, except separated : 141

Divorced : 3

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Putnam County, Illinois)

Speak only English : 5,348

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 164

Speak English less than "very well" : 38

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

German:

Speak English "very well" : 16

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 50

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Putnam County, Illinois

  • German: 1,995   (26.7%)
  • Italian: 1,131   (15.1%)
  • Irish: 765   (10.2%)
  • English: 658   (8.8%)
  • Polish: 578   (7.7%)
  • Swedish: 475   (6.3%)
  • Other Groups: 438   (5.9%)
  • United States Or American: 191   (2.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 141   (1.9%)
  • Scottish: 134   (1.8%)
  • Danish: 133   (1.8%)
  • Dutch: 125   (1.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 97   (1.3%)
  • Norwegian: 79   (1.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 70   (0.9%)
  • Belgian: 56   (0.7%)
  • Slovene: 50   (0.7%)
  • Slovak: 44   (0.6%)
  • Serbian: 32   (0.4%)
  • Czech: 28   (0.4%)
  • Welsh: 25   (0.3%)
  • Yugoslavian: 25   (0.3%)
  • Russian: 24   (0.3%)
  • Romanian: 23   (0.3%)
  • European: 22   (0.3%)
  • Hungarian: 22   (0.3%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 17   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 16   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 16   (0.2%)
  • Slavic: 14   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 14   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 10   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 9   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 9   (0.1%)
  • French Canadian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 4   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 2   (0.0%)
  • Austrian: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Putnam County, Illinois is 5,977



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Putnam County, Illinois: 2,990
Female Population in Putnam County, Illinois: 2,987


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Putnam County, Illinois: 42.3
Median Female Resident Age in Putnam County, Illinois: 44.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Putnam County, Illinois


White


Both sexes

46.0

Male

45.4

Female

46.6

Black or African American


Both sexes

18.5

Male

18.5

Female

17.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

40.5

Male

45.0

Female

37.5

Asian


Both sexes

37.8

Male

29.0

Female

38.8

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

21.5

Male

0.0

Female

21.5

Other


Both sexes

25.5

Male

23.5

Female

28.3

Two or More Races


Both sexes

16.1

Male

16.8

Female

14.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.8

Male

21.3

Female

28.2

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

46.3

Male

45.8

Female

46.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Putnam County, Illinois


  • White: 5,700
  • African American: 46
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 23
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 141
  • Two or More Races: 67



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Putnam County, Illinois citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Putnam County, Illinois

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.1%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 11   (0.55%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 63   (3.15%)
  • 9th Grade: 59   (2.95%)
  • 10th Grade: 84   (4.2%)
  • 11th Grade: 61   (3.05%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 42   (2.1%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 794   (39.72%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 217   (10.86%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 298   (14.91%)
  • Associate Degree: 137   (6.85%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 133   (6.65%)
  • Master's Degree: 65   (3.25%)
  • Professional School Degree: 22   (1.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 11   (0.55%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 7   (0.33%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.09%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 10   (0.47%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 105   (4.91%)
  • 9th Grade: 29   (1.36%)
  • 10th Grade: 89   (4.16%)
  • 11th Grade: 70   (3.28%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 34   (1.59%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 778   (36.41%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 199   (9.31%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 368   (17.22%)
  • Associate Degree: 178   (8.33%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 193   (9.03%)
  • Master's Degree: 64   (2.99%)
  • Professional School Degree: 11   (0.51%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Putnam County, Illinois

  • Putnam County Cusd 535


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 607, Granville, IL 61326, Phone: (815) 339-2238, Students: 968 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Putnam County, Illinois

  • Putnam County Jr High School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 13183 N 350th Ave, Mc Nabb, IL 61335, Phone: (815) 882-2116, Students: 340 )

  • Putnam Co Elem Sch-hennepin Bldg


    ( Grades: KG-7, Location: Po Box 229, Hennepin, IL 61327, Phone: (815) 925-7032, Students: 325 )

  • Putnam Co Elem Sch-hopkins Bldg


    ( Location: Po Box 602, Granville, IL 61326, Phone: (815) 339-6885, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Putnam County, Illinois

  • Putnam County High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 341, Granville, IL 61326, Phone: (815) 339-6514, Students: 303 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Putnam County, Illinois

  • Granville Branch Library


    212 South Mccoy Street, Granville, IL 61326

  • Magnolia Branch Library


    114 North Chicago Street, Magnolia, IL 61336

  • Mcnabb Branch Library


    322 West Main Street, Mc Nabb, IL 61335

  • Putnam (condit) Branch Library


    105 North Center Street, Putnam, IL 61560

  • Standard Branch Library


    128 1st Street, Standard, IL 61363

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Putnam County, Illinois

  • Putnam County Public Library District


    214 North Fourth Street, Hennepin, IL 61327

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Putnam County, Illinois


  • Bass Capitol Wood Carvers


    216 Reid St, Palatka, FL 32177

  • Bostwick Preservation Inc


    280 Palmetto Bluff Road, Palatka, FL 32177

  • Buffalo Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 144, Buffalo, WV 25033

  • Carmel Historical Society Town


    Po Box 456, Mahopac, NY 10541

  • Chapel Of Our Lady Restoration Inc 800 Main St


    Po Box 43, Cold Spring, NY 10516

  • Constitution Island Association Inc


    Po Box 41, Cold Spring, NY 10516
    http://www.constitutionisland.org

  • Cookeville Childrens Museum


    36 W 2nd St, Cookeville, TN 38501
    http://cookevillechildrensmuseum.org

  • Cookeville Depot Museum


    116 N Cedar Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501
    http://www.cookeville-tn.org/ls/historical-arts/cookeville-depot-museum

  • Cookeville History Museum


    40 E Broad St, Cookeville, TN 38501
    http://www.cookeville-tn.org/ls/historical-arts/cookeville-history-museum

  • Depauw University


    7 E Larabee St, Greencastle, IN 46135

  • Eatonton Putnam County Historical Society Inc


    104 Church Street, Eatonton, GA 31024

  • Eatonton Putnam Historical Society


    114 N Madison Ave, Eatonton, GA 31024

  • Fireboat Firefighter Museum


    43 Parsonage St, Cold Spring, NY 10516

  • Flgenweb Project Inc


    407 Mulholland Park, Palatka, FL 32177

  • Friends Of 67 Main Street Corp Mark Marano


    230 Doansburg Road, Brewster, NY 10509

  • Friends Of The Cookeville Depot Museum


    2103 Stoneseminary Road, Cookeville, TN 38506

  • Friends Of The Cookeville History Museum


    Po Box 998, Cookeville, TN 38506

  • Garden Conservancy


    Po Box 219, Cold Spring, NY 10516
    http://gardenconservancy.org

  • Garrison Art Center


    Po Box 4, Garrison, NY 10524

  • Garrisons Landing Association Inc


    Po Box 205, Garrison, NY 10524

  • Historic Central Academy Preservation And Community Develop


    115 Pinyon Lane, Palatka, FL 32177

  • Historic Melrose Inc


    Po Box 704, Melrose, FL 32666

  • Historic Piedmont Scenic Byway Corporation


    190 Collis Cir Ste 1, Eatonton, GA 31024

  • Historical Society Of Interlachen Inc


    Po Box 1493, Interlachen, FL 32148

  • Hoge House Foundation


    3389 Winfield Road, Winfield, WV 25213

  • Hopkins Alumni Museum Corporation


    Box 746, Granville, IL 61326
    http;//hths-alumni.org

  • Hudson Valley Trust Inc


    Po Box 563, Patterson, NY 12563

  • Indiana United Methodist Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 331, Greencastle, IN 46135

  • Kent Historical Society


    Po Box 123, Carmel, NY 10512

  • Landmarks Preservation Society Of Southeast


    43 Oak St, Brewster, NY 10509

  • Manitoga-russel Wright Design Center


    , Garrison, NY 10524
    http://www.russelwrightcenter.org

  • Maymont Foundation


    1601 Route 9d, Garrison, NY 10524
    http://www.boscobel.org

  • Mekeels Corners Chapel Assocation Inc


    321 Route 301, Cold Spring, NY 10516

  • Monterey Depot Historical Society


    Po Box 1002, Monterey, TN 38574

  • Mossman Home Preservation Foundation Inc


    301 Sr 26, Melrose, FL 32666

  • Mount Royal Museum & Cult


    Po Box 761, Crescent City, FL 32112

  • Museum In The Community


    Po Box 423, Hurricane, WV 25526

  • Native American Indigenous Research Center & Educational Mus


    Hc 63 Box 23, Red House, WV 25168

  • Palatka Railroad Preservation Society Incorporated


    222 N 11th St, Palatka, FL 32177

  • Philipstown Masonic Historical Society


    Po Box 236, Cold Spring, NY 10516

  • Pioneer Hall Museum


    E Main, Monterey, TN 38574

  • Pleasant Hill Historical Society Of The Cumberlands Inc


    Po Box 264, Monterey, TN 38574

  • Putnam Children's Discovery Ct


    854 Route 6, Mahopac, NY 10541
    http://www.discoveryctr.org

  • Putnam Childrens Discovery Center Inc


    Po Box 222, Carmel, NY 10512

  • Putnam County Historical Society


    Po Box 74, Hennepin, IL 61327

  • Putnam County Historical Society


    Po Box 264, Kalida, OH 45853

  • Putnam County Historical Society & Foundry School Museum


    63 Chestnut Street, Cold Spring, NY 10516
    http://www.pchs-fsm.org

  • Putnam County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 35/100 Madison Street, East Palatka, FL 32131

  • Putnam County Historical Society Inc


    63 Chestnut St, Cold Spring, NY 10516
    http://www.pchs-fsm.org

  • Putnam County Museum Inc


    1105 N Jackson St, Greencastle, IN 46135
    http://www.discoverputnamcounty.com

  • Putnam Valley Historical Scty


    301 Peekskill Hollow Rd, Putnam Valley, NY 10579

  • Putnam Valley Historical Society


    Po Box 297, Putnam Valley, NY 10579

  • Southeast Musuem Association Inc


    67 Main St, Brewster, NY 10509
    http://www.southeastmuseum.org

  • Standing Stone Historical Assoc


    108 E Commercial Ave, Monterey, TN 38574

  • Stonecrop Gardens Inc


    81 Stone Crop Ln, Cold Spring, NY 10516
    http://www.stonecrop.org

  • The Conlee-snyder Mural Committee Inc


    Po Box 1901, East Palatka, FL 32131

  • The Putnam County Historicalsociety Incorporated


    201 S 16th St, Unionville, MO 63565

  • Uncle Remus Museum


    214 S Oak St, Eatonton, GA 31024
    http://www.uncleremus.com

  • Upper Cumberland Regional Arts Council Inc


    425 Joel Holmes Lane, Cookeville, TN 38501

  • Wildlife Educational Services Inc


    4140 Ngodw, Greencastle, IN 46135

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Putnam County, Illinois affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Putnam County, Illinois.

Area Features of Putnam County, Illinois


Airport


(1) Edgar Read Airport   (2) Little Sister Seaplane Base Historical   (3) Maulfair Airport Historical   (4) Ralph E Daniels Airport  

Building


(1) Granville Fire Protection District   (2) Granville Village Police Department   (3) Henry Fire Protection District Station 3   (4) Magnolia Fire Department   (5) Mcnabb City Police   (6) Mcnabb Fire Protection District   (7) Pc Emergency Medical Services   (8) Standard Fire Protection District   (9) Tiskilwa Fire Protection District Station 2  

Cemetery


(1) Boyle-price Valley Cemetery   (2) Caledonia Cemetery   (3) Florid Cemetery   (4) Friends Cemetery   (5) Granville Cemetery   (6) Hunter Cemetery   (7) Immaculate Conception Cemetery   (8) Lone Tree Cemetery   (9) Magnolia Cemetery   (10) Mount Palatine Cemetery   (11) Murphy Cemetery   (12) Putnam Cemetery   (13) Putnman Cemetery   (14) Riverside Cemetery   (15) Roberts Cemetery   (16) Sacred Heart Cemetery   (17) Saint Joseph Cemetery   (18) Union Grove Cemetery  

Church


(1) First Lutheran Church   (2) Friends Church   (3) Immaculate Conception Church   (4) Immanuel Church   (5) Kings House Of Retreats Chapel   (6) Sacred Heart Church   (7) Salem Church Historical  

Civil


(1) Putnam County   (2) Township Of Granville   (3) Township Of Hennepin   (4) Township Of Magnolia   (5) Township Of Senachwine   (6) Township Of Wheatland   (7) Village Of Granville   (8) Village Of Hennepin   (9) Village Of Magnolia   (10) Village Of Mark   (11) Village Of Mcnabb   (12) Village Of Standard  

Dam


(1) Fish N Fun Lake Dam   (2) Lake Tanglewood Dam   (3) Lake Thunderbird Dam   (4) Maupin Lake Dam   (5) Newton Lake Dam   (6) Newton-hager Lake Dam   (7) Wildwood Lake Dam  

Lake


(1) Goose Lake   (2) Sawmill Lake   (3) Senachwine Lake   (4) Swan Lake  

Locale


(1) Edgewood Park Golf Course   (2) Putnam County Farm Historical  

Park


(1) Coleman Park   (2) George S Park Memorial Woods Nature Preserve   (3) Lake Senachwine Conservation Area   (4) Miller-anderson Woods State Nature Preserve   (5) Mount Palatine Cemetery Prairie Nature Preserve  

Populated Place


(1) Caledonia Historical   (2) Florid   (3) Granville   (4) Indian Spring   (5) Lone Tree Corners   (6) Magnolia   (7) Mark   (8) Mcnabb   (9) Moronts   (10) Mount Palatine   (11) Porterfield   (12) Putnam   (13) Standard   (14) Undercliff   (15) Walnut Grove   (16) Whitefield  

Post Office


(1) Putnam Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Fish N Fun Lake   (2) Lake Tanglewood   (3) Lake Thunderbird   (4) Maupin Lake   (5) Newton Lake   (6) Newton-hager Lake   (7) Wildwood Lake  

School


(1) Bachman School Historical   (2) Brennemann School Historical   (3) Centerville School Historical   (4) Durley School Historical   (5) Dysart School Historical   (6) Fairview School Historical   (7) Henkins School Historical   (8) Hullinger School Historical   (9) Hunter School Historical   (10) John Swaney School Historical   (11) Lloyd School Historical   (12) Maple Grove School Historical   (13) Poole School Historical   (14) Powell School Historical   (15) Putnam County Elementary School-hennepin Building   (16) Putnam County Elementary School-hopkins Building   (17) Putnam County High School   (18) Putnam County Junior High School   (19) Sand Prairie School Historical   (20) Sprinkleburg School Historical   (21) Stauffer School Historical   (22) Strawn School Historical   (23) Union School Historical  

Stream


(1) Clear Creek   (2) Gaylords Branch   (3) Judd Creek   (4) Little Sandy Creek   (5) Myers Creek   (6) Poole Creek   (7) Scholes Branch   (8) Senachwine Creek   (9) Shaw Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Putnam County, Illinois

61326 (pop. 2,444) 61327 (pop. 1,190) 61560 (pop. 705)
61336 (pop. 663) 61335 (pop. 591) 61340 (pop. 327)
61363 (pop. 272)    


Counties Nearby Putnam County, Illinois

Marshall County, IL  (pop. 12,831) 12.3 Miles
Bureau County, IL  (pop. 34,336) 15.3 Miles
La Salle County, IL  (pop. 111,509) 20.6 Miles
Stark County, IL  (pop. 6,076) 28.9 Miles
Woodford County, IL  (pop. 39,063) 30.7 Miles
Lee County, IL  (pop. 35,169) 38.1 Miles
Peoria County, IL  (pop. 187,463) 38.5 Miles
Livingston County, IL  (pop. 38,511) 43.1 Miles
Henry County, IL  (pop. 50,110) 44.8 Miles
Grundy County, IL  (pop. 50,168) 47.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Putnam County, Illinois

815



Elevation in Putnam County, Illinois is 702.0 ft. (214.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Putnam County, Illinois

Lat: 41.226096 N        Long: -89.274381 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Putnam County, Illinois need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Illinois

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.92 7.77 5.40 6.70 0.00 7.49
  Total Electric Industry 9.92 7.77 5.40 6.70 0.00 7.49
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.87 7.95 5.49 6.84 0.00 7.63
  Total Electric Industry 9.87 7.95 5.49 6.84 0.00 7.63
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.29 8.09 5.47 6.93 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.29 8.09 5.47 6.93 0.00 7.69
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.28 8.00 5.45 7.03 0.00 7.75
  Total Electric Industry 10.28 8.00 5.45 7.03 0.00 7.75
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.98 7.68 5.18 6.47 0.00 7.41
  Total Electric Industry 9.98 7.68 5.18 6.47 0.00 7.41
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.37 7.88 5.27 6.80 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.37 7.88 5.27 6.80 0.00 7.69
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.34 7.97 5.24 6.84 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.34 7.97 5.24 6.84 0.00 7.69
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.43 7.93 5.29 6.84 0.00 7.71
  Total Electric Industry 10.43 7.93 5.29 6.84 0.00 7.71
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.85 7.77 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.46
  Total Electric Industry 9.85 7.77 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.46
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 5.00 2.42 2.14 0.00 0.00 2.23
  Full-Service Providers 8.83 7.39 5.02 5.95 0.00 6.98
  Total Electric Industry 8.83 7.38 4.99 5.95 0.00 6.96
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.49 6.92 0.00 0.00 6.28
  Full-Service Providers 8.83 7.53 4.76 5.55 0.00 6.99
  Total Electric Industry 8.83 7.31 4.99 5.63 0.00 6.94
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.71 0.95 1.48 0.00 1.29
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.60 4.18 4.49 0.00 4.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.71 7.51 4.57 6.48 0.00 7.02
  Total Electric Industry 8.71 7.40 4.65 6.37 0.00 6.90
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.57 1.62 3.08 0.00 2.02
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.69 3.67 3.97 0.00 4.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.39 7.41 4.75 5.76 0.00 7.01
  Total Electric Industry 8.39 7.52 4.89 5.88 0.00 6.94
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.30 1.44 0.00 0.00 1.73
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.70 3.67 0.00 0.00 4.02
  Full-Service Providers 8.38 7.35 4.74 0.00 5.87 7.07
  Total Electric Industry 8.38 7.30 4.86 0.00 5.87 6.86
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.81 1.11 0.00 0.00 1.40
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.15 3.70 0.00 0.00 3.89
  Full-Service Providers 8.37 8.03 4.57 0.00 5.70 7.16
  Total Electric Industry 8.37 7.54 4.65 0.00 5.70 6.80
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.66 0.89 0.00 0.00 1.25
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.21 3.74 0.00 0.00 3.95
  Full-Service Providers 8.34 8.41 4.60 0.00 5.61 7.37
  Total Electric Industry 8.34 7.75 4.61 0.00 5.61 6.95
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.54 0.88 0.00 0.00 1.21
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.60 4.35 0.00 0.00 4.47
  Full-Service Providers 8.42 8.59 4.46 0.00 5.59 7.38
  Total Electric Industry 8.42 7.95 4.69 0.00 5.59 7.07

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Putnam County, Illinois

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 104   (3.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 134   (5.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 174   (6.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 308   (11.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 333   (12.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 288   (10.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 471   (17.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 183   (6.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 84   (3.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 82   (3.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 40   (1.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 11   (0.4%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 235   (8.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 208   (7.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Putnam County, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,317

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 342

In 3-person carpool : 37

In 4-person carpool : 17

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 27

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 43

Other means : 5

Worked at home : 158


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Putnam County, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 181

5 to 9 minutes : 307

10 to 14 minutes : 380

15 to 19 minutes : 482

20 to 24 minutes : 471

25 to 29 minutes : 235

30 to 34 minutes : 264

35 to 39 minutes : 92

40 to 44 minutes : 46

45 to 59 minutes : 127

60 to 89 minutes : 101

90 or more minutes : 102


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Putnam County, Illinois)

With Social Security income : 892

No Social Security income : 1,632


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Putnam County, Illinois)

With retirement income : 687

No retirement income : 1,837


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Putnam County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 44

$10,000 to $14,999 : 57

$15,000 to $19,999 : 23

$20,000 to $24,999 : 79

$25,000 to $29,999 : 31

$30,000 to $34,999 : 75

$35,000 to $39,999 : 106

$40,000 to $44,999 : 40

$45,000 to $49,999 : 92

$50,000 to $59,999 : 196

$60,000 to $74,999 : 217

$75,000 to $99,999 : 341

$100,000 to $124,999 : 257

$125,000 to $149,999 : 71

$150,000 to $199,999 : 46

$200,000 or more : 22


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Putnam County, Illinois)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $66,602


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Putnam County, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 311  (19.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 119  (7.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 171  (10.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 49  (3.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 383  (24.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 358  (27.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 256  (19.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 509  (39.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 10  (0.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 7  (0.5%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Putnam County, Illinois

Employed: 3,086
Unemployed: 161



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Putnam County, Illinois

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 24.0%
  • Other: 76%



Water Usage In Putnam County, Illinois

Ground Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 179.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 179.00 Mgal/d





There are 163 Farms In Putnam County, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Putnam County, Illinois

The Granville National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $53.7k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 1

First State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $857.8k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 240

North Central Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $137.1k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Putnam County, Illinois

  • Illinois Valley Regional


    (about 10.7 miles in Peru, Illinois; Airport Code: VYS)

  • Whiteside County-Jos H. Bittorf Field


    (about 41.3 miles in Rock Falls, Illinois; Airport Code: SQI)

  • Greater Peoria


    (about 44.6 miles in Peoria, Illinois; Airport Code: PIA)

  • General Downing - Peoria International


    (about 44.6 miles in Peoria, Illinois; Airport Code: PIA)

  • Central Illinois Regional


    (about 54.5 miles in Bloomington, Illinois; Airport Code: BMI)

  • Aurora Municipal


    (about 56.0 miles in Sugar Grove, Illinois; Airport Code: AUZ)

  • De Kalb Taylor Municipal


    (about 56.9 miles in Cortland, Illinois; Airport Code: II3)

  • Galesburg Municipal


    (about 63.3 miles in Galesburg, Illinois; Airport Code: GBG)

  • Quad City International


    (about 65.7 miles in Moline, Illinois; Airport Code: MLI)

  • Lewis University


    (about 66.5 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: II2)

  • Lewis University


    (about 66.5 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: LOT)

  • Chicago/Rockford International


    (about 67.7 miles in Rockford, Illinois; Airport Code: RFD)

  • Clinton Municipal


    (about 68.7 miles in Low Moor, Iowa; Airport Code: CWI)

  • Du Page County


    (about 71.3 miles in Northwoods, Illinois; Airport Code: DPA)

  • Albertus


    (about 72.2 miles in Baileyville, Illinois; Airport Code: FEP)

  • Davenport Municipal


    (about 73.1 miles in Davenport, Iowa; Airport Code: DVN)

  • Logan County


    (about 73.8 miles in Lincoln, Illinois; Airport Code: II4)

  • Greater Kankakee


    (about 74.9 miles in Aroma Park, Illinois; Airport Code: IKK)

  • Macomb Municipal


    (about 87.0 miles in Macomb, Illinois; Airport Code: MQB)

  • Rantoul National Aviation Center


    (about 87.5 miles in Rantoul, Illinois; Airport Code: II1)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Putnam County, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

82.03%

Carpooled

10.44%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.07%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.22%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.07%

Walked

2.12%

Other Means

0.65%

Worked At Home

4.39%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Putnam County, Illinois, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.



(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Putnam County, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,483

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 121

Female householder, no husband present : 93

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 698

Householder not living alone : 129


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Putnam County, Illinois)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 117

Female householder and female partner : 13

Female householder and male partner : 46

All other households : 2,348


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Putnam County, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,317

Renter-occupied housing units : 166

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 74

Renter-occupied housing units : 47

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 49

Renter-occupied housing units : 44

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 559

Renter-occupied housing units : 268


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Putnam County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 135

$10,000 to $14,999 : 196

$15,000 to $19,999 : 87

$20,000 to $24,999 : 169

$25,000 to $29,999 : 58

$30,000 to $34,999 : 133

$35,000 to $39,999 : 117

$40,000 to $44,999 : 107

$45,000 to $49,999 : 143

$50,000 to $59,999 : 279

$60,000 to $74,999 : 255

$75,000 to $99,999 : 391

$100,000 to $124,999 : 304

$125,000 to $149,999 : 65

$150,000 to $199,999 : 52

$200,000 or more : 33


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Putnam County, Illinois)

Total : 3,125


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Putnam County, Illinois)

Occupied : 2,524

Vacant : 601


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Putnam County, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Putnam County, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 38

Built 2000 to 2004 : 87

Built 1990 to 1999 : 568

Built 1980 to 1989 : 204

Built 1970 to 1979 : 733

Built 1960 to 1969 : 237

Built 1950 to 1959 : 183

Built 1940 to 1949 : 126

Built 1939 or earlier : 949


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Putnam County, Illinois)

Utility gas : 1,787

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 397

Electricity : 268

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 27

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 36

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 9

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Putnam County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 87

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4

$15,000 to $19,999 : 10

$20,000 to $24,999 : 6

$25,000 to $29,999 : 18

$30,000 to $34,999 : 46

$35,000 to $39,999 : 18

$40,000 to $49,999 : 20

$50,000 to $59,999 : 34

$60,000 to $69,999 : 107

$70,000 to $79,999 : 104

$80,000 to $89,999 : 192

$90,000 to $99,999 : 170

$100,000 to $124,999 : 258

$125,000 to $149,999 : 187

$150,000 to $174,999 : 286

$175,000 to $199,999 : 124

$200,000 to $249,999 : 182

$250,000 to $299,999 : 63

$300,000 to $399,999 : 51

$400,000 to $499,999 : 19

$500,000 to $749,999 : 13

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Putnam County, Illinois)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 20

Home equity loan only : 232

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 16

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 969

Housing units without a mortgage : 762


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Putnam County, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : $426,300

Built 2000 to 2004 : $167,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $172,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $181,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $119,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $107,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $87,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $81,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $87,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Putnam County, Illinois: 69.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Putnam County, Illinois

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 34 34 $3,094,000
  Two Family 3 6 $435,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

37 40 $3,529,000
2000        
  Single Family 13 13 $1,455,380
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

13 13 $1,455,380
2001        
  Single Family 3 3 $470,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $470,000
2002        
  Single Family 27 27 $2,937,700
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

27 27 $2,937,700
2003        
  Single Family 27 27 $3,751,984
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

27 27 $3,751,984
2004        
  Single Family 26 26 $3,443,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

26 26 $3,443,000
2005        
  Single Family 38 38 $5,423,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

38 38 $5,423,000
2006        
  Single Family 30 30 $3,917,900
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

30 30 $3,917,900


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Putnam County, IL): $45,492
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Putnam County): $88,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Putnam County, Illinois

Utility Gas: 67.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 19.3%
Electricity: 9.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 2.9%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.7%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Putnam County, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 100%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Putnam County): $445
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Putnam County): $532


(updated 2010)



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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Putnam County, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Putnam County, Illinois

Prairieland Home Care


     Address: 409 East Second Street, Spring Valley, Illinois 61362
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 12/18/1986

In-home Care Vna


     Address: 33 W. Crown St., Suite A, Princeton, Illinois 61356
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 8/12/1977

Valley Home Health Services


     Address: 1305 6th Street, Peru, Illinois 61354
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 2/1/1986

Home Health Services Of Commun


     Address: 1601 Mercury Circle, Suite #1, Ottawa, Illinois 61350
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/15/1968

Mendota Community Hospital Hom


     Address: 1315 Meriden Street, Mendota, Illinois 61342
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 9/15/1995

Hospitals Close To Putnam County, Illinois

St Margarets Hospital


     Address: 600 E 1st St, Spring Valley, Illinois 61362
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Perry Memorial Hospital


     Address: 530 Park Avenue East, Princeton, Illinois 61356
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

St Marys Hospital


     Address: 111 Spring Street, Streator, Illinois 61364
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Community Hospital Of Ottawa


     Address: 1100 East Norris Drive, Ottawa, Illinois 61350
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Illinois Valley Community Hospital


     Address: 925 West St, Peru, Illinois 61354
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Putnam County, Illinois

Asta Care Center Of Toluca


     Address: 101 East Via Ghiglieri, Toluca, Illinois 61369
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 93
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Heartland Hlth Cr Ctr-henry


     Address: 1650 Indian Town Road, Henry, Illinois 61537
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 60
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Colonial Hall Rehabilitation & Nursing Center


     Address: 515 Bureau Valley Parkway, Princeton, Illinois 61356
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 78
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Spring Valley Nursing


     Address: 1300 North Greenwood Street, Spring Valley, Illinois 61362
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 84
     Percent Occupied: 86%

St Margaret's Hospital Snu


     Address: 600 East First Street, Spring Valley, Illinois 61362
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 9
     Percent Occupied: 27%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Putnam County, Illinois

Name: LaSalle
Address: 2601 North 21st Road; Marseilles, IL 61341
Distance: 33 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Putnam County, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 910
    Disabled Workers: 110
    Widowers Workers: 135
    Spouses Workers: 80
    Children Workers: 80


(updated 2007)



Putnam County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 50.84%
  • Bush & Cheney 48.42%
  • Other 0.75%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Putnam County, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Putnam County, IL

6.34 % of Putnam County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $47,605

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Putnam County, IL (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • La Salle County , IL 1.82 % ($34,822 AGI )
  • Bureau County , IL 1.74 % ($28,465 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.61 % ($161,600 AGI )
  • Marshall County , IL 0.40 % ($29,800 AGI )

Relocation away from Putnam County, IL

7.90 % of Putnam County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $34,608

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Putnam County, IL (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • La Salle County , IL 2.06 % ($29,154 AGI )
  • Bureau County , IL 1.71 % ($32,953 AGI )
  • Marshall County , IL 0.95 % ($34,583 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Illinois

Low Bracket: $0 (3.00%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (3.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Illinois

6.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Putnam County, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Putnam County, Illinois


On 04/20/2004, a tornado touched down 1.68 miles from the center of Putnam County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 3 . There were 12 injuries and 8 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000,000 to $500,000,000.

On 11/12/1965, a tornado touched down 2.24 miles from the center of Putnam County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 04/21/1967, a tornado touched down 3.33 miles from the center of Putnam County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 1 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 06/04/1999, a tornado touched down 3.35 miles from the center of Putnam County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 09/12/1974, a tornado touched down 6.29 miles from the center of Putnam County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.



Storms In Putnam County, Illinois

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
05/30/2004, 09:45 am 0 0 $10K --
         
Hail        
04/13/2006, 11:45 pm 0 0 $10K --
09/22/2005, 05:33 pm 0 0 $50K --
09/22/2005, 05:17 pm 0 0 $2M --
09/22/2005, 05:11 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/29/2005, 05:23 pm 0 0 -- $5K
05/07/2004, 04:42 am 0 0 $2K $5K
04/30/2003, 08:43 pm 0 0 $50K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/23/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $25K --
06/21/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
03/12/2006, 11:20 pm 0 0 $2K --
09/22/2005, 05:19 pm 0 0 $50K --
06/09/2005, 02:40 am 0 0 $1K $2K
06/04/2005, 11:15 am 0 0 $2K --
06/04/2005, 11:11 am 0 0 $2K --
10/29/2004, 06:48 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/30/2004, 08:07 am 0 0 $5K --
07/27/2003, 10:35 am 0 0 $40K $20K
05/10/2003, 08:00 pm 0 0 $500K --
04/30/2003, 09:14 pm 0 0 $500K --
04/30/2003, 09:00 pm 0 0 $3M --
04/30/2003, 08:23 pm 0 0 $150K --
10/03/2000, 09:30 pm 0 0 $25K --
08/06/2000, 02:45 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/31/2000, 01:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/18/2000, 02:30 pm 0 0 $30K --
05/17/1999, 12:15 am 0 0 $20K --
06/28/1998, 02:15 am 0 0 $2K --
06/28/1998, 01:00 am 0 0 -- $1K
06/26/1994, 04:10 pm 0 0 $50K --
01/01/1902, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
12/13/1901, 08:45 pm 0 0 $5K --
         



Tornados In Putnam County, Illinois

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2004-06-10 -- 125 1 0 0 $12K $4K
  2004-06-10 -- 125 1 0 0 $12K $4K
  2004-04-20 7 880 2 0 5 $8M --
  2004-04-20 2 100 -- 0 0 $10K --
  2003-05-10 16 100 -- 0 0 $250K --
  2000-05-18 -- 10 -- 0 0 $10K --
  1997-04-30 1 20 1 0 0 $20K --
  1995-05-27 1 50 -- 0 0 $20K --
  1981-04-13 -- 33 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1976-03-04 1 100 3 0 0 $250K --
  1975-11-09 -- 33 1 0 0 $25K --
  1975-06-14 -- 33 2 0 0 $250K --
  1973-04-21 12 33 1 0 0 $250K --
  1972-07-17 66 33 3 0 0 -- --
  1967-04-21 -- 30 2 0 1 $3K --
  1965-11-12 9 50 2 0 0 $250K --
  1956-04-26 14 500 1 0 0 $25K --
  1956-04-26 14 500 1 0 0 $25K --
  1906-01-01 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Putnam County, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Illinois

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
17,100 17,890 23,749 19,695 23,604 21,007 21,317 28,206 22,406 22,891


(updated 2014)



Jails in Putnam County, Illinois


  • Putnam County Jail


    120 N. 4th Street, Hennepin, IL 61327
    Capacity: 5
    Confined: 2
    Avg. Population: 3
    Year Built: 2005


(updated 2006)



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