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Welcome to West Logan ...

The town of West Logan is located in Logan County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for West Logan: W. Logan

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, West Logan has a population of 364 people<3> (see below for details).

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

West Logan is 1,040 feet [317 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for West Logan: (304) and (681)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, West Logan had an population of 364 people. This is a decrease of 14.15% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.92% since the 2000 Census).

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 (which had a count of 418 people).

More information can be found on the Census 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.

Communities near West Logan ...

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

  • Madison [Boone County]
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    • Madison [Boone County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northeast of West Logan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,673 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<7>
  • Chapmanville [Logan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chapmanville
    • Chapmanville [Logan County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the north of West Logan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,094 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chapmanville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chapmanville<7>
  • Man [Logan County]
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    • Man [Logan County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southeast of West Logan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 630 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Man have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Man
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Man<7>
  • Danville [Boone County]
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    • Danville [Boone County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northeast of West Logan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 602 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Danville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Delbarton [Mingo County]
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      • Delbarton [Mingo County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of West Logan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 497 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delbarton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delbarton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Delbarton<7>
    • Matewan [Mingo County]
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      • Matewan [Mingo County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of West Logan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 424 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Matewan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Matewan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Matewan<7>
    • Gilbert [Mingo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gilbert
      • Gilbert [Mingo County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of West Logan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 387 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gilbert have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gilbert
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gilbert<7>
    • Holden [Logan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holden
      • Holden [Logan County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the southwest of West Logan
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holden
    • Troy Town [Logan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troy Town
      • Troy Town [Logan County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the west of West Logan
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Troy Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy Town
    • Whitman [Logan County]

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 West Logan. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for West Logan.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around West Logan.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around West Logan. See our Newspapers 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 ...

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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>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Logan, 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 West Logan.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around West Logan - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for West Logan. Since we usually use Google Maps, 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       In this case, the coordinates for West Logan 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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