Basic information about the Putnam County
The Putnam County is located in the state of Tennessee. This county occupies 403 square miles, with 2 square miles being water areas. There are 72.321 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 (92%), followed by Some Other Race (2.77%) and Black or African American (2.01%). There are 28.930 households in the county, while 63,91% of them are family households and 36,09% represent non family households. There are 4 cities and towns in Putnam County. The most populated city is Cookeville city and the smallest town or village is Baxter town.