The town of Putnam is located in the County of Windham. It covers a total area of 52.8 sq. km. The economy of the city revolves around industries involved in advertising, arts and crafts, automotive, finance, construction, textiles, information technology, pharmaceuticals, hotel, insurance, metal, plastic product, real estate and tourism, contribute to the local economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by yogurt shops, outlets of sports medicine, campgrounds, parks and hardware stores, enhance the economic viability of the city.