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The 2000 Census showed that Logan County had a population of 22,486 people. This represented 0.84% of the total population of Arkansas, making it the state's 34th most populous county (out of 75 counties).

From the Census Estimates for 2009<1>, Logan had a population of 22,342 people. This is a decrease of 0.64% since the 2000 Census.

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
200922,342-0.64%-1.05% since 2008
200822,578+0.41%-0.41% since 2007
200722,671+0.82%+0.38% since 2006
200522,571+0.38%-0.18% since 2004
200422,612+0.56%-0.17% since 2003
200322,650+0.73%+1.02% since 2002
200222,422-0.28%+0.19% since 2001
200122,380-0.47%-0.47% since 2000
200022,486The Last Census

Logan County had 9,942 Housing Units<2> at the time of the 2000 Census.

The 2000 Census shows that Logan County has a total area<3> of 731 square miles [1,894 km²]. Of this total, 709 square miles [1,838 km²] of the area is land, with the balance (2.96%) being water (21.63 square miles [56 km²]).

Using the above population and land area values, Logan County had a population density of 31.68 people per square mile [12.23 people/km²], making it the state's 33rd most densely populated county (out of 75 counties).

US Census QuickFacts

The Census Bureau has created documents containing demographic information that are called QuickFacts. A QuickFact that is specific to Logan County is available. The QuickFact also contains a comparison between Logan and the state of Arkansas.

Click here for the Logan County QuickFact (QF-05083).

Below are some of the communities that are located in Logan County:

(2009 Est)
(2000 Census)
Change in

Below are the counties that adjoin and form the boundaries of Logan County. A link to their specific Census QuickFact has been provided.

(2009 Est.)
(2000 Census)
Change in
FranklinQF-05047   NW18,01617,7711.38%
JohnsonQF-05071   NE24,99422,7819.71%
PopeQF-05115   E60,21454,46910.55%
ScottQF-05127   SW11,12310,9961.15%
SebastianQF-05131   W123,597115,0717.41%
YellQF-05149   SE22,49621,1396.42%

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Census QuickFact for Logan County

Footnotes ...

<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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<2>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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<3>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Logan. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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