Putnam County, Illinois Basics:

Putnam County Illinois - Government Site

Population: 5,876
Area: 160 square miles
County seat: Hennepin
Area code(s) in use: 815
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 87.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.5%
Median household income: $54,467
Persons in poverty: 13.9%
Home ownership rate: 78.8%
Mean travel time to work: 21.6 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Bureau  La Salle  Marshall  

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Map of the Putnam County area

Our detail map of Putnam County shows the Putnam County, Illinois boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Putnam County, Illinois

  Airports     show all on map

Edgar Read Airport, Little Sister Seaplane Base, Maulfair Airport, Ralph E. Daniels Airport

  Buildings     show all on map

Granville - Hennepin Fire Protection District, Granville Fire Protection District, Hennepin Power Station, Henry Fire Protection District Station 3, Hopewell Townhall, Magnolia Fire Department, McNabb Fire Protection District, PC Emergency Medical Services, Putnam County Courthouse, Putnam Emergency Medical Services, Standard Fire Protection District, Tiskilwa Fire Protection District Station 2

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Boyle-Price Valley Cemetery, Caledonia Cemetery, Clear Creek Cemetery, Florid Cemetery, Florid Cemetery, Friends Cemetery, Gall William Farm Cemetery, Granville Cemetery, Hennepin Cemetery, Magnolia Cemetery, Magnolia Cemetery, Mount Palatine Cemetery, Murphy Cemetery, Putnam Cemetery, Putnman Cemetery, Riverside Cemetery, Roberts Cemetery, Sacred Heart Cemetery, Saint Joseph Cemetery, Union Grove Cemetery

  Churches     show all on map

First Lutheran Church, Friends Church, Hennepin United Methodist Church, Immaculate Conception Church, Kings House of Retreats Chapel, Sacred Heart Church, Salem Church (historical)

  Dams     show all on map

Fish N Fun Lake Dam, Lake Thunderbird Dam

  Islands     show all on map

Clark Island

  Lakes     show all on map

Coleman Lake, Lyons Lake, Sawmill Lake, Senachwine Lake, Swan Lake, Turner Lake

  Locales     show all on map

Edgewood Park Golf Course, Held, Putnam County Farm (historical), Windblown Bottoms Duck Club (historical)

  Parks     show all on map

Coleman Park, Donnelley State Fish and Wildlife Area, Fox Run State Conservation Area, George S Park Memorial Woods Nature Preserve, Lake Senachwine Conservation Area, Mount Palatine Cemetery Prairie Nature Preserve

  Populated Places     show all on map

Caledonia (historical), Florid, Granville, Hennepin, Indian Spring, Magnolia, Mark, McNabb, Moronts, Putnam, Standard, Undercliff, Walnut Grove

  Post Offices     show all on map

Putnam Post Office

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Fish N Fun Lake, Lake Thunderbird

  Schools     show all on map

Arnold School (historical), Bachman School (historical), Centerville School (historical), Durley School (historical), Dysart School (historical), Fairview School (historical), Harmony School (historical), Henkins School (historical), Hullinger School (historical), John Swaney School (historical), Maple Grove School (historical), Marshall School (historical), Poole School (historical), Putnam County Elementary School-Hennepin Building, Putnam County Elementary School-Hopkins Building, Putnam County High School, Putnam County Junior High School, Sand Prairie School (historical), Sawyer School (historical), Shaws Point School (historical), Sprinkleburg School (historical), Strawn School (historical), Tax School (historical), Union School (historical)

  Streams     show all on map

Allforks Creek, Clear Creek, Coffee Creek, Poole Creek, Senachwine Creek

  Towers     show all on map

WRVY-FM (Henry)

  Valleys     show all on map

Wolf Hollow,

Putnam County, Illinois Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhitePutnam County White population 5,7535,752  
MixedPutnam County Mixed population 5958
BlackPutnam County Black population 3535
AsianPutnam County Asian population 1817
American IndianPutnam County American Indian population 65
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderPutnam County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

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