Logansport, Louisiana

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Population in 2013: 1,580 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.1%
 
Males: 660  (41.8%)
Females: 920  (58.2%)
Median resident age:  33.7 years
Louisiana median age:  39.5 years

Zip codes: 71049.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $26,227 (it was $22,546 in 2000)
Logansport:

$26,227
LA:

$42,944
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,871 (it was $12,695 in 2000)

Logansport town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $84,085 (it was $45,500 in 2000)
Logansport:

$84,085
LA:

$139,500
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $94,387; Detached houses: $105,299; Mobile homes: $45,681

Median gross rent in 2012: $477.

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Logansport races chart
  • White alone - 1,036 (58.8%)
  • Black alone - 654 (37.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 29 (1.6%)
  • Two or more races - 17 (1.0%)
  • Asian alone - 7 (0.4%)
  • Hispanic - 7 (0.4%)

Races in Logansport detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Logansport: 80.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (13.2%), English (8.3%), United States (7.9%), German (6.6%), French (5.5%), Scotch-Irish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 204 feet

Land area: 3.22 square miles.

Population density: 491 people per square mile   (low).

Logansport,LA real estate house value index trend

Logansport, Louisiana map

For population 25 years and over in Logansport:

  • High school or higher: 82.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.9%
  • Unemployed: 7.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Logansport town:

  • Never married: 33.6%
  • Now married: 40.9%
  • Separated: 5.5%
  • Widowed: 7.6%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

15 residents are foreign born

This town:  0.9%
Louisiana:  3.7%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Logansport, Louisiana as of April 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Logansport to the number of sex offenders is 224 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (0.2%)

Logansport satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Shreveport, LA (36.6 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (172.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Joaquin, TX (1.7 miles ), Stanley, LA (2.4 miles) , Longstreet, LA (3.0 miles) , Grand Cane, LA (3.7 miles) , Tenaha, TX (3.8 miles ), Keachi, LA (3.9 miles ), Huxley, TX (4.0 miles ), South Mansfield, LA (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 31.97 N, Longitude: 94.00 W

Area code: 318

Logansport household income distribution Logansport home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.9%
Louisiana:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -16 (-1.0%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (29%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Educational services (32%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (13%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4%)
  • Carpenters (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (10%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)

Work and jobs in Logansport: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Logansport, Louisiana

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Tornado activity:

Logansport-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 108% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/12/1950, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 0.4 miles away from the Logansport town center killed 18 people and injured 77 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1999, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.4 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused $520,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Logansport-area historical earthquake activity is above Louisiana state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 243.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 246.4 miles away from Logansport center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 365.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 233.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 329.6 miles away from Logansport center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 401.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Del Norte County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Landslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Tsunami Wave: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Logansport topographic map

Birthplace of: John Spencer Hardy - Lieutenant general, Brady Boyd - Evangelist.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Logansport:

  • Louisiana State University-Shreveport (about 36 miles; Shreveport, LA; Full-time enrollment: 3,159)
  • Southern University at Shreveport (about 41 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 2,277)
  • Stephen F Austin State University (about 44 miles; Nacogdoches, TX; FT enrollment: 11,542)
  • Bossier Parish Community College (about 45 miles; Bossier City, LA; FT enrollment: 6,209)
  • LeTourneau University (about 55 miles; Longview, TX; FT enrollment: 2,357)
  • Northwestern State University of Louisiana (about 56 miles; Natchitoches, LA; FT enrollment: 7,700)
  • Kilgore College (about 59 miles; Kilgore, TX; FT enrollment: 3,127)

Public high schools in Logansport:

Public elementary/middle school in Logansport:

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Notable location: De Soto Fire District 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Logansport include: Family Worship Center (A), First United Methodist Church (B), First Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Price Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

De Soto Parish has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Logansport and their reported violations in the past:

LOGANSPORT WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 1,760, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-30-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-30-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-04-2007), St Public Notif received (JAN-04-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-16-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-16-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-06-2013)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-18-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-18-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-26-2012)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 25.0%
(10.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.1% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 21.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  63.5%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.3%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Logansport, Louisiana environmental map by EPA

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Logansport compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Logansport (2011 data):

  • Sabine State Bank and Trust Company: Logansport Branch at 314 Main Street, branch established on 1998/10/06. Info updated 2006/09/14: Bank assets: $683.7 mil, Deposits: $592.9 mil, headquarters in Many, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 45 total offices, Holding Company: Sabine Bancshares, Inc.
  • Capital One, National Association: Logansport Branch at 105 Highway 5, branch established on 1983/07/18. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • Community Bank of Louisiana: 211 Main Street Branch at 211 Main Street, branch established on 1947/10/07. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $374.7 mil, Deposits: $342.2 mil, headquarters in Mansfield, LA, positive income, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Mansfield Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Logansport travel time to work - commute Logansport mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (73%)
  • Utility gas (26%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Logansport town (based on De Soto Parish data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.03%
Here: 54.0%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchAmerican Baptist AssociationChurches of Christ
Adherents70.1%11.6%9.1%2.3%2.1%
Congregations43.1%21.5%3.1%4.6%7.7%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)Episcopal ChurchAssemblies of GodSeventh-Day Adventist ChurchOther
Adherents1.5%1.2%1.1%1.0%0.2%
Congregations7.7%1.5%4.6%1.5%4.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
De Soto Parish:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
De Soto Parish:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
De Soto Parish:

5.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

2.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

12.0%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
De Soto Parish:

31.2%
Louisiana:

29.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.9%
State:

13.7%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 8$13,514$20,2710$0
Water Supply 5$11,793$28,3030$0
Gas Supply 3$6,576$26,3040$0
Other and Unallocable 2$5,456$32,7360$0
Totals for Government 18$37,339$24,8930$0

Strongest AM radio stations in Logansport:

  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDET (930 AM; 1 kW; CENTER, TX; Owner: CENTER BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KGAS (1590 AM; 3 kW; CARTHAGE, TX; Owner: JERRY T. HANSZEN)
  • KOKA (980 AM; 5 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS - SHREVEPORT, LLC)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSYB (1300 AM; 5 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: AMISTAD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KOFY (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GILMER, TX; Owner: JERRY RUSSELL D/B/A THE RUSSELL COMPANY)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KPYN (900 AM; 10 kW; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Logansport:

  • KORI (104.7 FM; MANSFIELD, LA; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KJVC (92.7 FM; MANSFIELD, LA; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KRMD-FM (101.1 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KQBB (100.5 FM; CENTER, TX; Owner: CENTER BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KTUX (98.9 FM; CARTHAGE, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGAS-FM (104.3 FM; CARTHAGE, TX; Owner: HANSZEN BROADCASTING)

TV broadcast stations around Logansport:

  • KTBS-TV (Channel 3; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: KTBS, INC.)
  • KMSS-TV (Channel 33; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KSLA-TV (Channel 12; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: KSLA, LLC)
  • KSHV (Channel 45; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF SHREVEPORT LIC. CORP.)
Logansport, Louisiana:
  • Fatal accident count: 8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 12
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 8
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 13
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Louisiana average:
  • Fatal accident count: 119
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 176
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 34
  • Fatalities: 129
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 309
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 21
See more detailed statistics of Logansport fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Logansport)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Parish Rd 3.5 Mi E (Lat: 31.978222 Lon: -93.942417), Structure height: 137 m, Call Sign: KKB308
    Assigned Frequencies: 49.0600 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/30/2012, Expiration Date: 03/27/2022
    Registrant: El Paso - Southern Natural Gas, 569 Brookwood Village, Suite 501, Birmingham, AL 35209, Phone: (205) 325-3513, Fax: (205) 325-3730, Email:
  • .75 Mi S Int Hwy 764 And 765 (Lat: 32.011000 Lon: -94.010472), Call Sign: KXH467
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.680 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/27/2005, Expiration Date: 07/24/2015
    Registrant: Lockard & White, Inc., 14511 Falling Creek, Ste. 507, Houston, TX 77014, Phone: (979) 220-6996, Fax: (281) 586-0044, Email:
  • LOGANSPORT, Mp 191.12 Chestnut St & 3rd St (Lat: 31.972306 Lon: -94.003639), Type: Pole, Structure height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WZY254
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.340 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/28/2012, Expiration Date: 10/08/2022
    Registrant: Union Pacific Railroad Company, 1400 Douglas St Stop 0650, Omaha, NE 68179, Phone: (402) 544-6090, Fax: (402) 233-2025, Email:
  • Lat: 31.976472 Lon: -93.997917, Call Sign: WQGL658
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.337 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/23/2007, Expiration Date: 02/23/2017, Cancellation Date: 06/16/2008, Certifier: Claressia Leaks
    Registrant: Steptoe & Johnson, LLP, 1330 Connecticut Ave., Nw, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 429-6417, Fax: (202) 429-3902, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Logansport)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: QUAD CITY ULTRALIGHTS CHALLENGER II (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 2 Cycle
    N-Number: 1870P , Serial Number: CH21491
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, 3557 State Line Rd, Logansport, LA 71049
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 06/03/1976
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 8KCAB (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 101 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-320 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8754 , Serial Number: 78-73, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 03/30/1973
    Registrant (Corporation): L E Lum Ent Inc, Box 910, Logansport, LA 71049

Most common first names in Logansport, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4273.7 years
Mary3478.7 years
William3380.0 years
Willie2376.3 years
Robert2274.3 years
John2275.8 years
Thomas1366.3 years
Annie1283.5 years
George1274.9 years
Charlie1279.5 years
Most common last names in Logansport, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams3275.6 years
Smith2974.2 years
Thomas2273.9 years
Creech2077.4 years
Taylor1572.9 years
Barnes1476.3 years
Brown1471.6 years
Henderson1481.4 years
Rogers1374.8 years
Roberts1277.7 years
Businesses in Logansport, LA
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1Lane Furniture1
Ford1U-Haul1
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