Logan County WV Information


Logan County Subdivisions

Logan County WV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 35,409
Daytime Population: Workers 12,487
Daytime Population: Residents 23,840
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 36,327
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.03
Population in Households 34,776
Population in Familes 28,937
Population in Group Qrtrs 633
Population Density2 78
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $39,896
Average Household Income $54,770
Per Capita Income $22,322


Total Housing Units 16,743 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,219 (61.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,011 (24.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,513 (15.0%)
Median Home Value $88,929
Average Home Value $118,211


Total Households 14,230
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 9,914
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.51% -0.81%
Households -0.64% -0.86%
Families -0.8% -0.97%
Median Household Income   1.52%
Per Capita Income   2.7%


Logan County WV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Logan County to the other 55 counties and county equivalents in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 17 71st
Population Density # 20 65th
Diversity Index # 26 55th
Median Household Income # 26 55th
Per Capita Income # 26 55th

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