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 17,780 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Logansport is the 47th largest community in Indiana. Logansport has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.

Logansport is a blue-collar town, with 45.25% 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 office and administrative support (9.09%), sales jobs (8.23%), and food service (6.52%).

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Logansport spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 19.19 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.

Logansport, even though it is a small city, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, city who have a need for low-cost transportation.

The percentage of people in Logansport with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.55% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Logansport in 2010 was $18,366, which is low income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $73,464 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 26.62% 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 (15.55%).

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