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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Putnam County, New York

Putnam County is a county located in the U.S. state of New York, in the lower Hudson Valley. Putnam county formed in 1812, when it detached from Dutchess County. As of 2004, the population is 100,570. It is part of the New York Metropolitan Area. The county seat is Carmel. Putnam county was named in honor of Israel Putnam, who was a hero in the French and Indian War and a general in the American Revolutionary War. Putnam County is one of the most affluent counties in America, ranked 11th by median household income, and 47th by per-capita income, according to the year 2000 census. (from wikipedia)

General Information
New York State$199,987 Average House Value (as of 2000)
96,181 Population (as of 2000)$71,760 Average House Income (as of 2000)
97,696 Population (current)224.2 Square Miles of Land
2.1 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)11.7 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
2,813 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$156,699,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
20,234 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$703,790,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

Gender (as of 2000)
Ethnicity (as of 2000)
Median Ages (as of 2000)

County Employers