Putnam County, West Virginia 

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Population

56,644

+3.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Median Income

$55,939

Median Home Price

$158,500

United States / West Virginia / No Metro Area / Putnam County / Cities / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Putnam County, West Virginia

Small river cities - Extreme western West Virginia along the Ohio River. September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Putnam County, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Putnam, WV Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Cost of living
Small-town atmosphere
Revitalizing downtown
Cons
Entertainment
Low educational attainment
Isolation

What Bert Has To Say About Huntington-Ashland Metro Area

Industrial Huntington, located along the Ohio River, is a transport center for traffic between Ohio, the Great Lakes, Kentucky, and points east of the Appalachians. The diverse industrial base includes chemicals, metal products, and glass and glass products manufacturing. The smaller Ashland, in Kentucky 10 miles downriver, plays a similar role.


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QUICK FACTS

Country: United States
State: West Virginia
County: Putnam County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately conservative
City: Teays Valley, Hurricane, 8 total
Zip Codes: 25526, 25560, 25213, 25159, 25168, 25033, 25124, 25082, 25070, 25011, 11 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 565 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Putnam County is 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Negative. Putnam County jobs have decreased by 0.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Putnam County's cost of living is 12.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Putnam County's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
Putnam county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Putnam County's population is 56,644 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Putnam County is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.8%.

SCHOOLS
Putnam County public schools spend $13,860 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15 students per teacher in Putnam County. More Education



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Housing Market in Putnam

It's a good time to buy in Putnam. Home Appreciation is up 4.8% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Putnam is .

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ZIP CODES IN PUTNAM COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA
25526, 25560, 25213, 25159, 25168, 25033, 25124, 25082, 25070, 25011, 11 total

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