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Logan, West Virginia

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Welcome to Logan ...

The city of Logan is located in Logan County and is the County Seat for Logan County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Logan has a population of 1,539 people<1> (see below for details).

Logan is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Logan lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Logan: (304) and (681)<3>

The ZIP code for Logan: 25601<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Logan had a population of 1,779 people. This makes Logan the county's most populous community.

The population of Logan represents 0.1% of the population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 68th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,779 people, the population of Logan increased 9.14% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,630 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Logan had an population of 1,539 people. This is a decrease of 13.49% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.58% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Logan ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.

Community   2017
Chapmanville   [Map]   1,137   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Danville   [Map]   629   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Delbarton   [Map]   514   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Gilbert   [Map]   403   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Madison   [Map]   2,801   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Man   [Map]   664   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Logan.

Communities Also Named Logan ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 43 communities that are also named Logan - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California (2), Colorado (3), Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (3), Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania (4), Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Logan. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Logan. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Logan. Our list includes 7 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Logan:

Websites for Logan ...

Chamber of Commerce:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Logan ...

Looking for more information about Logan? 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 Logan, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Logan.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Logan County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of West Virginia:

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Logan.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Logan - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<4>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 city (such as Logan). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Logan or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Logan) 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 Logan. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Logan

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Logan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8491, Longitude: -81.9934     [Map].

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