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Logan County, West Virginia (WV)

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County population in 2014: 35,348 (29% urban, 71% rural); it was 37,710 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,465
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 6,697
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 11,432
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,745 (it was 3,448 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

27%

Land area: 454 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 78 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Logan County: 84.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (56.9%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (33.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 65%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 35%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%

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Races in Logan County, West Virginia:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (96.0%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (2.1%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (0.7%)
Median resident age:  42.0 years
West Virginia median age:  41.0 years
Males: 17,410  (49.3%)
Females: 17,938  (50.7%)

Logan County,WV real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Logan County:

2.0 people
West Virginia:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,630 ($24,603 in 1999)

This county:

$34630
West Virginia:

$41253

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $380 (lower quartile is $296, upper quartile is $466)
This county:

$380
State:

$461


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $81,303 (it was $55,200 in 2000)
Logan:

$81,303
West Virginia:

$103,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $39,840 - $132,190

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $117,420
Here:

$117,420
State:

$146,543

Townhouses or other attached units: $92,358
Here:

$92,358
State:

$136,766

In 2-unit structures: $388,259
Here:

$388,259
State:

$206,201

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $210,084
Here:

$210,084
State:

$163,589

Mobile homes: $34,754
Here:

$34,754
State:

$42,329
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $889
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $293

Institutionalized population: 434

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 18
  • Burglaries: 14
  • Thefts: 26
  • Auto thefts: 6

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 8
  • Thefts: 23
  • Auto thefts: 3
Logan County, WV map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $38,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $38,000
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2011: 13 buildings, average cost: $24,200
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $64,800
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $145,600
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $145,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $623 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $373 (0.5%)

Logan County household income distribution in 2009 Logan County home values distribution Logan County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 20.9%
(20.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.8% for Black residents, 9.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 22.6% for other race residents, 28.6% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 21.3%
Logan County:

21.3%
West Virginia:

18.5%
(21.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.0% for Black residents, 11.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 22.6% for other race residents, 31.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 42 years old
(Males: 41 years old, Females: 44 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42 years old, Black residents: 49 years old, Asian residents: 47 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 40 years old, Other race residents: 43 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Logan County is $389 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $459 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $564 a month.

Cities in this county include: Mount Gay-Shamrock, Amherstdale-Robinette, Logan, Chapmanville, Mallory, Switzer, Holden, Man, Verdunville, Robinette.

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

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Neighboring counties: Albemarle County, Virginia , Garfield County, Utah , Cape Girardeau County, Missouri , Cedar County, Missouri , San Joaquin County, California , Tuolumne County, California .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

10.9%
West Virginia:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 1,181
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 63.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 8.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 194 (76% naturalized citizens)

Logan County:

0.5%
Whole state:

1.1%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 31
  • 1990 to 1994: 7
  • 1985 to 1989: 8
  • 1980 to 1984: 16
  • 1975 to 1979: 9
  • 1970 to 1974: 20
  • 1970 to 1974: 41
  • 1965 to 1969: 62

Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 74.1%

Logan County marital status for males Logan County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 10,959
  • One, attached: 285
  • Two: 223
  • 3 or 4: 257
  • 5 to 9: 489
  • 10 to 19: 256
  • 20 or more: 168
  • Mobile homes: 4,150
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 20

Housing units in Logan County with a mortgage: 3,037 (166 second mortgage, 280 home equity loan, 2 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,692

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

52.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Logan County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,81478
Mainline Protestant1,46616
Catholic4003
Black Protestant3542
Other3351
None28,374-
Logan County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 13
Logan County:

3.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.56 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Logan County:

7.87 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 20
This county:

5.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.22 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Logan County:

15.7%
West Virginia:

12.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Logan County:

35.4%
State:

31.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

18.4%
State:

13.1%

Agriculture in Logan County:

Average size of farms: 112 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $13,664
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $26,307
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 6.35%
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.48%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 4.30

Earthquake activity:

Logan County-area historical earthquake activity is near West Virginia state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 111.4 miles away from Logan County center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 107.1 miles away from the county center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 44.3 miles away from the county center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 47.2 miles away from the county center
On 6/29/1996 at 19:30:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 45.2 miles away from Logan County center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 265.8 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • West VirginiaSevere Storms, Flooding, Mudslides, and Landslides, Incident Period: June 12, 2010 to June 29, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1918): June 24, 2010, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1918, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • West VirginiaSevere Storms, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides, Incident Period: April 14, 2007 to April 18, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1696): May 1, 2007, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1696, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • West VirginiaHurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3221): September 5, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3221, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • West VirginiaSevere Storms, Flooding and Landslides, Incident Period: September 16, 2004 to September 27, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1558): September 20, 2004, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1558, Natural disaster type: Storm, Landslide, Flood
  • West VirginiaSevere Storms, Flooding, and Landslides, Incident Period: July 22, 2004 to September 1, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1536): August 6, 2004, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1536, Natural disaster type: Storm, Landslide, Flood
  • West VirginiaSevere Storms, Flooding and Landslides, Incident Period: May 27, 2004 to June 28, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1522): June 7, 2004, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1522, Natural disaster type: Storm, Landslide, Flood
  • West VirginiaSevere Storms, Flooding, and Landslides, Incident Period: November 11, 2003 to November 30, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1500): November 21, 2003, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1500, Natural disaster type: Storm, Landslide, Flood
  • West VirginiaSevere Storms, Flooding and Landslides, Incident Period: June 11, 2003 to July 15, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1474): June 21, 2003, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1474, Natural disaster type: Storm, Landslide, Flood
  • West VirginiaSevere Winter Storms, Incident Period: February 16, 2003 to March 28, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1455): March 14, 2003, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1455, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • West VirginiaSouthwest Complex Fire, Incident Period: November 16, 2001 to November 30, 2001, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • 10 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Logan County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 11, Landslides: 7, Heavy Rains: 2, Mudslides: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (27%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Philippines (24%)
  • India (14%)
  • Germany (10%)
  • Italy (10%)
  • Syria (8%)
  • United Kingdom (6%)
  • Thailand (6%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Logan County (%):

  • United States or American (52%)
  • Irish (10%)
  • English (9%)
  • German (6%)
  • Italian (3%)
  • Dutch (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

Logan County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 9,482 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 1,685 (14%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 21 (0%)
  • Walked: 307 (3%)
  • Other means: 100 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 231 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Logan County, West Virginia in 2000:

  • 192 people in nursing homes
  • 163 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 85 people in state prisons
  • 80 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 12 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 8 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 3 people in religious group quarters

People in group quarters in Logan County, West Virginia in 2010:

  • 258 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 176 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 23 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $47,636.

4.23% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,123 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.23%
West Virginia average:

5.16%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
1.92% relocated from other counties in West Virginia ($14,984 average AGI)
2.32% relocated from other states ($12,139 average AGI)
Logan County:

2.32%
West Virginia average:

2.69%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Broward County, FL  0.51% ($1,542 average AGI)
from Mingo County, WV  0.48% ($37,382)
from Boone County, WV  0.31% ($40,028)
from Lincoln County, WV  0.27% ($27,903)
from Kanawha County, WV  0.25% ($25,897)
from Miami-Dade County, FL  0.21% ($10,250)
from Cabell County, WV  0.12% ($22,643)


5.48% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,716 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.48%
West Virginia average:

5.13%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
1.99% relocated to other counties in West Virginia ($13,775 average AGI)
3.48% relocated to other states ($11,941 average AGI)
Logan County:

3.48%
West Virginia average:

2.66%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Miami-Dade County, FL  1.42% ($4,783 average AGI)
to Kanawha County, WV  0.42% ($42,653)
to Mingo County, WV  0.32% ($37,811)
to Boone County, WV  0.24% ($43,464)
to Broward County, FL  0.23% ($5,778)
to Lincoln County, WV  0.22% ($28,423)
to Cabell County, WV  0.19% ($22,318)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.3

Births per 1000 population in Logan County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 14.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Logan County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.3

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Logan County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 17.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.6%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Logan County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Logan County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 8,475 (5,071 aged, 3,404 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 462 (6%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Logan County, West Virginia in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (703)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (670)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (489)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (430)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (234)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (205)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (177)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (155)
  • Accidental poisoning by and exposure to other and unspecified drugs, medicaments and biological substances (143)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (139)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 5.48
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 20176.98
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 394.5
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 113555.42

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1194.910
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1274.940
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 5.52

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 12.17
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 96.59

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 8.28

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 156.7. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 121.5
  • Other - 35.3

Household type by relationship:

Households: 36,279
  • In family households: 31,289 (7,397 male householders, 3,115 female householders)
    7,856 spouses, 9,378 children (8,469 natural, 373 adopted, 536 stepchildren), 1,435 grandchildren, 300 brothers or sisters, 282 parents, 424 other relatives, 817 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,990 (2,052 male householders (1,744 living alone)), 2,343 female householders (2,153 living alone)), 595 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 464 (434 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 4,812 2-persons, 2,797 3-persons, 1,831 4-persons, 712 5-persons, 228 6-persons, 132 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,897 1-person, 433 2-persons, 43 3-persons, 16 4-persons, 4 5-persons, 1 6-persons, 1 7-or-more-persons.

5,576 married couples with children.
1,664 single-parent households (381 men, 1,283 women).

98.6% of residents of Logan County speak English at home.
0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 17% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (49% speak English very well, 31% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (71% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 20% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (54% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 26% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $332,142,000 ($9099 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $5,274,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $146,373,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $89,835,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $6,816,000
Federal grants: $75,170,000
Federal procurement contracts: $4,165,000 ($1,023,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $9,782,000 ($2,718,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,782,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,513,000
Federal Government insurance: $72,556,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,361
Here:

65 per 1000 residents
State:

60 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,560
Here:

71 per 1000 residents
State:

61 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +21
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+2 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -1,252
Here -35 per 1000 residents
State +6 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Logan County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.58 millions of gallons per day (33% from ground, 67% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.5

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 160
  • 2000 to 2004: 1,826
  • 1990 to 1999: 3,157
  • 1980 to 1989: 2,115
  • 1970 to 1979: 3,022
  • 1960 to 1969: 899
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,364
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,625
  • 1939 or earlier: 2,527
Rooms in houses/apartments in Logan County, West Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 14
  • 2 rooms: 65
  • 3 rooms: 203
  • 4 rooms: 1,544
  • 5 rooms: 3,140
  • 6 rooms: 2,794
  • 7 rooms: 1,853
  • 8 rooms: 970
  • 9+ rooms: 849
  • 1 room: 24
  • 2 rooms: 129
  • 3 rooms: 420
  • 4 rooms: 1,048
  • 5 rooms: 986
  • 6 rooms: 430
  • 7 rooms: 202
  • 8 rooms: 129
  • 9+ rooms: 80
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Logan County, West Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 35
  • 1 bedroom: 241
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,262
  • 3 bedrooms: 6,264
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,354
  • 5+ bedrooms: 276
  • no bedroom: 33
  • 1 bedroom: 654
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,603
  • 3 bedrooms: 963
  • 4 bedrooms: 161
  • 5+ bedrooms: 34
Cars and other vehicles available in Logan County, West Virginia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 1,142
  • 1 vehicle: 3,915
  • 2 vehicles: 4,799
  • 3 vehicles: 1,308
  • 4 vehicles: 204
  • 5+ vehicles: 64
  • no vehicle: 857
  • 1 vehicle: 1,702
  • 2 vehicles: 790
  • 3 vehicles: 72
  • 4 vehicles: 16
  • 5+ vehicles: 11

69% of Logan County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 70% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 61% lived in West Virginia.

Logan County:

69.2%
State average:

63.6%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 32850
  • Northeast: 305
  • Midwest: 1850
  • South: 2263
  • West: 156

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $37,600


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Logan County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (56.8%)
  • Utility gas (38.6%)
  • Wood (1.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.9%)
  • Coal or coke (0.6%)
  • Electricity (57.4%)
  • Utility gas (36.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.1%)
  • Wood (1.0%)
  • Coal or coke (0.9%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 132
Here:

3.6%
West Virginia:

5.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 64
Here:

2.9%
West Virginia:

4.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 137
Here:

13.6%
West Virginia:

15.4%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Logan County government finances - Expenditure in 2004:

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,841,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,818,000
    Health Services - Other: $1,133,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,109,000
    Financial Administration: $633,000
    Fire Protection: $534,000
    General Public Buildings: $370,000
    Parks & Recreation: $228,000
    Corrections - Other: $68,000
    Police Protection: $2,000
    Welfare - Other: $1,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Corrections: $1,324,000
    General: $152,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $121,000
    Fire Protection: $21,000
    Police Protection: $21,000
    Judicial and Legal: $13,000
    Financial Administration: $12,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - General: $177,000
    Financial Administration: $40,000
    Regular Highways: $13,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $449,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,564,000

Logan County government finances - Revenue in 2004:

  • Charges - All Other: $672,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $187,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,661,000
    Interest Earnings: $9,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,250,000
    All Other: $313,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,747,000
    NEC: $21,000

Logan County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,398,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 2,440
  • Number of aged recipients: 81
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 2,359
  • Number of recipients under 18: 185
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,927
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 328
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 650
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 1,209
Logan County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Logan County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Logan County, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James20569.9 years
John18373.1 years
William13771.2 years
Mary13278.3 years
Robert10369.0 years
Charles8369.5 years
George7874.5 years
Frank6171.7 years
Thomas5567.1 years
Anna5077.6 years
Most common last names in Logan County, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Browning12173.4 years
Adkins12071.4 years
Conley11771.3 years
Dingess11273.3 years
Adams8168.0 years
Workman8068.2 years
White7375.0 years
Smith7176.2 years
Vance7066.8 years
Ellis6673.7 years
Businesses in Logan County, WV
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven3Lowe's1
AT&T1MasterBrand Cabinets3
Advance Auto Parts3McDonald's2
Arby's1Papa John's Pizza1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut3
Best Western1RadioShack1
Burger King2Rite Aid4
Chevrolet1Rodeway Inn1
Fashion Bug1Sears1
FedEx2Subway5
Ford1Taco Bell1
GNC2Toyota1
GameStop1True Value1
H&R Block3U-Haul1
Hardee's2UPS2
Holiday Inn1Verizon Wireless1
KFC1Walmart1
Kroger1Wendy's3
Long John Silver's1

Logan County on our top lists:

  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"