Putnam County is located in the state of Illinois and has a population of 5,903. There are about 7 cities within the region of Putnam County. The most popular cities in Putnam County include Putnam, Hennepin, and Magnolia. Putnam County is relatively safe, depending on the town, which has a personal crime risk (for violent and non-violent crimes) of 0.8%, which is lower than the state average of 13.2%. The majority of the residents of Putnam County have blue-collar jobs. The unemployment rate is about 3.50%, which is lower than the state average of 4.30%. As for the cost of living, Putnam County residents typically have a household income of $41,858 and spend $48,001 annually.
|Single Family Homes for sale in Putnam County, Illinois|
|Average List Price||$180,497|
|Average Price Per Square Feet||$113|
* Safest cities are determined by the lowest personal crime risk (which includes violent and non-volent crimes). Most affordable cities are determined by the lowest average house price / average household income ratio.