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Welcome to Logansport ...

The town of Logansport is located in De Soto Parish<1>.

The location of Logansport has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Logansport has a population of 1,540 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Logansport.

Logansport is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Logansport lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Logansport: (318)

The ZIP code for Logansport: 71049<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Logansport had an population of 1,540 people. This is a decrease of 0.96% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.52% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Logansport had a population of 1,555 people (or 5.83% of the total population of De Soto Parish). This makes Logansport the parish's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Logansport represents 0.03% of the population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 138th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,555 people, the population of Logansport decreased 4.6% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,630 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Logansport.

Communities Also Named Logansport ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Logansport - they are located in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Logansport.

Communities near Logansport ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Logansport.

  • Center [Shelby County]
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    • Center [Shelby County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Logansport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,043 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Center
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Center<7>
  • Mansfield [De Soto Parish]
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    • Mansfield [De Soto Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Logansport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,579 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mansfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mansfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mansfield<7>
  • Tenaha [Shelby County]
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    • Tenaha [Shelby County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the west of Logansport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,134 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tenaha
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tenaha<7>
  • Huxley [Shelby County]
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    • Huxley [Shelby County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Logansport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 376 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huxley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huxley
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • South Mansfield [De Soto Parish]
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      • South Mansfield [De Soto Parish] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of Logansport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 352 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Mansfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Keachi [De Soto Parish]
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      • Keachi [De Soto Parish] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of Logansport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 300 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Keachi have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Grand Cane [De Soto Parish]
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      • Grand Cane [De Soto Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Logansport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 238 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grand Cane have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grand Cane
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grand Cane<7>
    • Longstreet [De Soto Parish]
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      • Longstreet [De Soto Parish] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the north of Logansport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 154 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Longstreet have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Longstreet
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Longstreet<7>
    • Stanley [De Soto Parish]
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      • Stanley [De Soto Parish] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the east of Logansport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 116 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stanley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stanley
    • Campti [Shelby County]
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      • Campti [Shelby County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the south of Logansport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Campti

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Logansport. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Logansport.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Logansport. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Logansport.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Logansport. See our Newspapers Page for Logansport.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Logansport ...

Looking for more information about Logansport? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Logansport, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Logansport.

Adding Logansport to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Logansport in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Logansport was in the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).

We also found Logansport in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Logansport on our Genealogy Page.

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About De Soto Parish

About Louisiana

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Logansport. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Louisiana's parishes, including De Soto, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Logansport.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Logansport - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Logansport). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Logansport or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Logansport) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Logansport. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LogansportOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Logansport. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9754, Longitude: -93.9934       In this case, the coordinates for Logansport have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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