Logansport, IN

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Living in Logansport

Logansport is a medium-sized city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 17,728 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Logansport is the 47th largest community in Indiana. Logansport has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.

When you are in Logansport, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 47.62% of Logansport’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Logansport is a city of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Logansport who work in sales jobs (8.74%), office and administrative support (8.48%), and food service (6.03%).

The rate of college-level education in Logansport is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.93% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.

The per capita income in Logansport in 2010 was $18,442, which is low income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $73,768 for a family of four. However, Logansport contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Logansport is an extremely 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 26.99% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Logansport include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Logansport's cultural character, accounting for 16.41% of the city’s population.

The most common language spoken in Logansport is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.