Logansport is a medium-sized city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 17,793 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Logansport is the 47th largest community in Indiana. Much of the housing stock in Logansport was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Logansport is a blue-collar town, with 42.38% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Logansport is a city of production and manufacturing workers, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Logansport who work in sales jobs (8.88%), office and administrative support (8.41%), and food service (8.11%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 19.03 minutes getting to work every day.
In Logansport, just 12.55% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Logansport in 2010 was $17,531, which is low income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $70,124 for a family of four.
Logansport is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Logansport home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Logansport residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Logansport also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 23.65% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Logansport include Irish, English, Italian, and Dutch.
In addition, Logansport has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (15.51%).
The most common language spoken in Logansport is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.