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Time Zone: Putnam County lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Unionville is the Seat for Putnam County.

Putnam County was founded in 1843. Putnam was created by taking area from Adair and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Putnam had a population of 4,759 people. This is a decrease of 8.88% since the last Census (which gave a population of 5,223 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Putnam represented 0.09% of the total population of Missouri, making it the state's 109th most populous county (out of 115 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
20104,979-4.67%+4.62% since 2009
20094,759-8.88%-1.63% since 2008
20084,838-7.37%-0.86% since 2007
20005,223The Last Census

More information can be found on the Putnam County Census Page for Putnam County.


Below are some of the communities located in Putnam County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Putnam County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Unionville   1,8212,04110.78% decrease  
Livonia   1051147.89% decrease  
Lucerne   83929.78% decrease  
Worthington   82897.87% decrease  
Powersville   79868.14% decrease  

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Footnotes ...

<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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