Logansport is a medium-sized city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 17,780 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. 42.66% 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, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Logansport who work in office and administrative support (9.55%), sales jobs (8.19%), and food service (8.18%).
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 18.82 minutes getting to work every day.
The rate of college-level education in Logansport is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 12.34% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Logansport in 2010 was $17,955, which is lower middle income relative to Indiana, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $71,820 for a family of four.
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 26.33% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Logansport include Irish, English, Italian, and Dutch.
Logansport also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 16.98%.
The most common language spoken in Logansport is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.