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The location of West Logan









Welcome to West Logan ...

The town of West Logan is located in Logan County.

The location of West Logan has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for West Logan: W. Logan

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, West Logan has a population of 372 people<2> (see below for details).

West Logan is 1,040 feet [317 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for West Logan: (304) & (681)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, West Logan had a population of 424 people. This makes West Logan the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of West Logan represents 0.02% of the total population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 172nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 424 people, the population of West Logan increased 1.44% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 418 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, West Logan had an population of 372 people. This is a decrease of 12.26% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near West 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 from West Logan and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Chapmanville   [Map]   1,137   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Danville   [Map]   629   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Delbarton   [Map]   514   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Gilbert   [Map]   403   S   18 miles [29 km]
Holden   [Map]   ---   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Madison   [Map]   2,801   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named West Logan ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named West Logan - it's located in Ohio.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Logan ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for West Virginia

About Logan County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for West Logan.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around West Logan - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- West Logan) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for West 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 West Logan

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Logan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8679, Longitude: -81.9906     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for West Logan have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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