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Time Zone: Logan County lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Sterling is the Seat for Logan County.

Logan County was founded February 25, 1887 and was created by taking area from WeldCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Logan had a population of 20,772 people. This is an increase of 1.31% since the last Census (which gave a population of 20,504 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Logan represented 0.48% of the total population of Colorado, making it the state's 22nd most populous county (out of 64 counties).

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
201022,709+10.75%+9.33% since 2009
200920,772+1.31%+0.26% since 2008
200820,718+1.04%-0.91% since 2007
200020,504The Last Census

More information can be found on the Logan County Census Page for Logan County.


Below are some of the communities located in Logan County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Logan County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Sterling   12,71211,36011.9% increase  
Fleming   4314261.17% increase  
Merino   2682468.94% increase  
Peetz   2462278.37% increase  
Iliff   2162131.41% increase  

Websites for Logan County

Official Website:   www.loganco.gov/

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

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